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The First "Hearthstone" Masters Tour Of 2020 Comes To Arlington

The First “Hearthstone” Masters Tour Of 2020 Comes To Arlington

Blizzard revealed where the first major tournament for Hearthstone will be in 2020 as the Masters Tour will head to Arlington, Texas. The event will take place from January 30th until February 2nd at the Esports Stadium Arlington. Over 300 invited competitors from around the globe will be vying for a shot at a $250k […]

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“Overwatch” Launches The Bastion’s Brick Challenge Event

Would you like to have a LEGO version of Bastion in your copy of Overwatch? Blizzard just launched a brand new event that’s pretty easy to do. Starting today and running until the end of September, you can take part in Bastion’s Brick Challenge. All you have to do is win nine games in one […]

Blizzard Announces Hearthstone Masters Tour Championships in Seoul

“Hearthstone” Issues Major Changes For Masters Qualifiers & More

Blizzard has just issued a ton of new changes to the way their Hearthstone Masters Qualifiers will run moving forward to ease the esports format. Beginning on October 3rd, the Masters Tour Qualifiers will use the Conquest, best-of-three, 3 decks with a ban format. The system will expand to 512 players but will switch to […]

"World Of Warcraft" Plagued With Second Day Of DDoS Attacks

“World Of Warcraft” Plagued With Second Day Of DDoS Attacks

Someone is apparently mad as hell at Blizzard as the World Of Warcraft servers have been taking DDoS attacks for two days straight. And it’s not just regular ‘ol WoW, the WoW Classic servers have been hit as well, causing multiple failures, timeouts, people being kicked, and exceedingly long wait times. The trouble started yesterday […]

Vancouver & New York Advance To Overwatch League Postseason

The Overwatch League will have a new champion for 2019 no matter what the outcome, and we now know two of the teams vying for the championship. After this weekend’s matchups we now know that the Vancouver Titans and the New York Excelsior will be moving on into the grand finals bracket for a shot […]

"Overwatch" Is Officially Coming To The Nintendo Switch

Could Cross-Play Come To “Overwatch” For The Nintendo Switch?

With the announcement of Overwatch coming to the Nintendo Switch, the question has now come up, would it be possible for cross-play on the console? We know how difficult it is to get Sony to play ball with Microsoft and other PC-related titles on the matter, but Nintendo has been pretty open to the idea […]

"Overwatch" Is Officially Coming To The Nintendo Switch

“Overwatch” Is Officially Coming To The Nintendo Switch

Today during the Nintendo Direct feed, the company revealed the worst kept secret the past month, that Overwatch is coming to the Nintendo Switch. The news tok place at the start of the event, showing off the game on the console and that every single character that is currently in the game will be there […]

The "Hearthstone" Solo Adventure "Tombs Of Terror" Pre-Order Available

The “Hearthstone” Solo Adventure “Tombs Of Terror” Pre-Order Available

Blizzard has announced this week that the next Hearthstone solo adventure, Tombs of Terror, which is tied to Saviors Of Uldum, is available for pre-purchase. The first chapter is free and will go live on all platforms on September 17th. But for the complete adventure, you’ll need to plunk down $20. You can read more […]

“World of Warcraft: Classic” Had 1.1 Million Viewers on Twitch

Monday was launch day for World of Warcraft: Classic and the MMORPG set a new record for the highest launch-day concurrent viewership on Twitch, with livestreams of World of Warcraft reaching a peak concurrent viewership of more than 1.1 million unique viewers. This is a record launch day, but not an overall concurrent viewer record, […]

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Blizzard is Suing Chinese Developer Sina Games for Ripping Off “Warcraft”

According to a recent report by Polygon, Blizzard Entertainment is suing Chinese game developer Sina Games. The lawsuit alleges that Sina Games’ Glorious Saga is “almost entirely copied from the Warcraft games and related products.” Blizzard is seeking maximum damages of $150,000 per infringed work and a court order to stop the copyright infringement. Blizzard also alleges that […]

Blizzard Is Adding More Servers To "World Of Warcraft Classic"

“World Of Warcraft Classic” Launches With A Jaunty Tune

World Of Warcraft Classic kicks off today, and while the lines to get into the servers are long and hourly, at least there’s a song you can sing while you wait. As part of their launch, the team put together this jaunty tune to salute 15 years of the game. Plus a brand new announcement […]

A New "Overwatch" Case Leads To Rumors Of A Switch Port

A New “Overwatch” Case Leads To Rumors Of A Switch Port

Amazon may have leaked one of the biggest stories of the year we didn’t know about, and it all started with a new Overwatch product. Below you see a brand new Nintendo Switch case, which was posted to Amazon today. The link has since been deleted, but not before everyone managed to get their hands […]

Blizzard Is Adding More Servers To "World Of Warcraft Classic"

Blizzard Is Adding More Servers To “World Of Warcraft Classic”

It looks like Blizzard may not have fully anticipated just how many people were going to sign up for World Of Warcraft Classic. The company posted a new update in their forums this past week, alerting players that many of their servers had reached capacity. And that those creating accounts on full servers may end […]

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Overwatch League Releases Their 2020 Seasonal Schedule

Blizzard has released the 2020 schedule for the regular season of the Overwatch League, and confirms some news we kinda knew was coming. The schedule shows that there will be multiple games taking place during the week, being held in two specific locations each week with a schedule that will swap back and forth between […]

Felkeine Takes The “Hearthstone” Championship At Masters Tour Seoul

This evening in Seoul, South Korea, Felkeine bested the best in Hearthstone to take the championship in the Masters Tour Seoul. In what were an all-French finals, Théo “Felkeine“ Dumont squared off against Martin “Zhym” Prêté with identical Highlander Mage mirror decks. But Felkeine had the upper hand at the end and managed to run away with […]

The "StarCraft II" War Chest: BlizzCon 2019 Is Officially Live

The “StarCraft II” War Chest: BlizzCon 2019 Is Officially Live

Blizzard has officially brought back the StarCraft II War Chest for BlizzCon 2019, complete with new skins and new ways to earn freebies until the World Championship Series Finals. The Terrans, Protoss, and Zerg each have their own War Chest available for purchase, or you can get all three with the Warchest Complete Bundle. There’s […]

Blizzard Offers An Update To Upcoming Support For "Diablo 3"

Blizzard Offers An Update To Upcoming Support For “Diablo 3”

The developers at Blizzard posted a new blog entry on the Diablo side of things discussing the future updates coming to Diablo 3. The blog is pretty short compared to other updates, but it gets to the core of a few things in the game. Basically, they’re going to continue with more content in a […]

Sigma Officially Added To The "Overwatch" PTR Serv

New Character Sigma And Role Queue Are Both Live In “Overwatch”

Starting today, Blizzard has officially added their latest hero Sigma to the Overwatch lineup, as well as the role queue system for all game modes. We’ve been testing out Sigma in the PTR servers for a while now and it seems like they finally got his balance down. But it is Overwatch, so give it […]

“World Of Warcraft Classic” Now Allowing Name Reservations

Would you like to secure what your name will be in World Of Warcraft Classic? That option is now open to the public to take care of. Since the game will be launching on its own and not connected to the main game, everyone has to register a new username for it. So to expedite […]

"Hearthstone" Reveals Next Expansion Deck "Saviors of Uldum"

Blizzard Releases “Saviors Of Uldum” Into “Hearthstone” This Week

This week, Blizzard is finally adding the latest Hearthstone expansion, Saviors Of Uldum, to the servers for people to play with. You can now balance out some of the other decks in the mix as The League of Explorers have arrived stop the vile plans of Arch-Villain Rafaam and his band of nefarious ne’er-do-wells in […]