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Big week of Warcraft promos shows movie has what it takes to be next fantasy blockbuster

March 22, 2016

It’s been a great week for Warcraft fans with a plethora of promotional material coming from Legendary and Universal Pictures. As we reported last week, there was the brand new, gritty character art that was quickly followed by a new one-minute TV spot. Over the last few days we’ve also had a new official movie poster, […]

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Overwatch open beta starts May 6, launch date set for May 24

March 8, 2016

For everyone who still hasn’t gotten a key for the closed beta of Blizzard’s upcoming team shooter Overwatch, you can relax. Blizzard have announced this morning that the game will enter a very short open beta period in early May before launching on May 24.

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Hearthstone is about to undergo some major changes

February 3, 2016

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is rapidly approaching its second birthday and Blizzard are about to deploy some pretty sweeping changes to their world-beating digital CCG.

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2016 Heroes of the Storm Global Championship Circuit pre-season to kick off here in Oz

January 20, 2016

Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm Global Championship Circuit is set to kick off here in Australia beginning with a pair of online open qualifiers  in late January and early February.

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Video Games Interview: Blizzard’s Kristopher Howl talks StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void

November 16, 2015

In the days prior to BlizzCon 2015, we got to the chance to chat briefly with Kristopher Howl, senior level designer on Blizzard’s StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void about the game’s campaign, new units and the new modes that will make it easier than ever for new players to jump into the game’s notoriously competitive multiplayer.

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Blizzard’s Overwatch now coming to PS4 and Xbox One, releases “Spring 2016”

November 6, 2015

In huge news for Blizzard fans, the developer’s team-shooter Overwatch will come to the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in tandem with its release on PC.

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BlizzCon 2015: Heroes of the Storm gets new heroes, Arena mode

November 6, 2015

Blizzard have revealed a number of new goodies for their free-to-play MOBA/brawler Heroes of the Storm, including new Heroes and a brand new Arena mode.

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BlizzCon 2015 is this weekend! Here’s what’s on and where you can see it

November 4, 2015

Blizzard’s annual fan convention BlizzCon kicks off this Saturday, November 7, and will bring all the usual goodies that fans of the developer crave – panels, tourneys and previews. Hit the jump to see what’s on where and you can watch it all online.

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Aussie squad Team Immunity heads to 2015 Heroes of the Storm Americas Championship this weekend

September 17, 2015

After landing finishing first in the ANZ qualifying tourney, Australian eSports unit Team Immunity will head to Blizzard’s 2015 Heroes of the Storm Americas Championship in Las Vegas this weekend and you can watch them go for gold live online.

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StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void releasing November 10

September 14, 2015

The long-awaited third and final installment in the StarCraft 2 saga, Legacy of the Void, will release on November 10 according to an announcement from Blizzard overnight. Artanis and Zeratul will unleash hell as the battle to reclaim the Protoss homeworld Aiur begins. The announcement came during the Season 3 StarCraft II World Championship Series finals in Krakow, […]

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Gamescom 2015: Heroes of the Storm gets new Diablo heroes, battleground

August 6, 2015

Blizzard have revealed the next three heroes to join their popular MOBA Heroes of the Storm, one from each of their big franchises, and unveiled a brand new battleground.

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The Grand Tournament is Hearthstone‘s next big expansion

July 23, 2015

Blizzard have revealed that the next expansion for their wildly popular online card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft will be called The Grand Tournament. Packing over 100 brand new cards, the expansion is set to release in August.

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Heroes of the Storm‘s Eternal Conflict update arrives today

July 1, 2015

Blizzard’s MOBA/hero brawler Heroes of the Storm kicks off its first major promo campaign today with the launch of the Eternal Conflict update. The Diablo-themed update brings new playable hero  The Butcher as well as a new battleground, mount, fresh mercs, Treasure Goblins and more. The update also applies a number of tweaks to every character already in […]

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Video Games Review: Heroes of the Storm (PC, 2015)

June 15, 2015

If you aren’t especially into the MOBA (Multiplayer Online Battle Arena) genre, Blizzard Entertainment is determined to change your mind. I’ve played both of the biggest MOBAs in the world – League of Legends and DOTA 2 – and neither of them took. I’ve tried Smite, I even gave the ill-fated DC Comics MOBA Infinite […]

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