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Diablo II and IV, Hearthstone and WoW News from BlizzConline

Blizzard Entertainment has kicked off BlizzConline, a fully virtual version of its perennial community and gaming celebration, with a slew of Diablo II, Diablo IV, Hearthstone, and World of Warcraft updates. During the event’s opening ceremony, company president J. Allen Brack and development leaders for Blizzard’s franchises reflected on the past and shared a look …

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Blizzard Enters Deal for StarCraft II and Warcraft III: Reforged Esports

Modern Times Group MTG AB’s ESL and DreamHack today announcing a three-year-long strategic agreement with Blizzard Entertainment. The world’s largest Esports company (ESL) and the premier gaming lifestyle festival organizer (DreamHack) will create new ESL Pro Tour formats for both StarCraft II and Warcraft III: Reforged, with Blizzard providing a respective prize pool of over …

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Overwatch 2 Officially Announced at BlizzCon 2019

At BlizzCon 2019 today, Blizzard Entertainment officially revealed Overwatch 2, a supercharged sequel that will send players deeper into the world and story of Overwatch and build upon the original game’s critically-acclaimed foundation of world-class PvP competition. In Overwatch 2, players will take on the roles of the world’s heroes in cooperative missions that challenge them to …

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Diablo IV Revealed by Blizzard Entertainment

An ancient evil threatens to engulf Sanctuary in darkness, and new heroes have been called upon to face challenges the world has never seen before. Today, Blizzard Entertainment announced Diablo IV, the next entry in its genre-defining action–role-playing series. The newest installment of Diablo was announced during BlizzCon 2019. Diablo IV draws players into a grim …

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World of Warcraft Classic Sets New Twitch Streaming Record

The Horde and the Alliance were out in full force on Monday, as World of Warcraft Classic set a new Twitch streaming record for biggest-ever game launch day. Live streams of World of Warcraft Classic reached a peak concurrent viewership of more than 1.17 million unique viewers at 3:05 p.m. Pacific Time on August 26th. …

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World of Warcraft Classic Is Now Live (with Hour-Long Queues)

Veterans and newcomers alike can now experience Azeroth as it was in its earliest days with World of Warcraft Classic, which is live starting today (with hour-long queues at the moment!) and included at no additional cost as part of everyone’s WoW subscription globally. World of Warcraft Classic is Blizzard‘s authentic re-creation of the pre-expansion …

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World of Warcraft Classic Release Set for August 27

Starting August 27, World of Warcraft players and fans around the world will be able to relive — or experience for the first time — the early days of Azeroth with World of Warcraft Classic. This authentic re-creation takes players back to the beginnings of Blizzard Entertainment’s groundbreaking massively multiplayer online role-playing game, a time …

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The 30th Overwatch Hero Baptiste is Now Playable

This medic is no angel of mercy. Blizzard Entertainment has announced the 30th Overwatch hero, Baptiste – an elite combat medic armed with an arsenal of experimental healing devices. Baptiste helps keep allies alive and eliminate threats under fierce conditions. Try him out now on the game‘s public test realm on PC, and find out more …

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New Overwatch Hero Ashe is Now Live on the PTR

On Friday, Blizzard Entertainment announced new Overwatch hero Ashe (watch the videos here), and the character is now available on the Public Test Region (PTR). In addition, you can watch two more videos about the new Overwatch here, including one on Ashe’s origin and one featuring Blizzard VP Jeff Kaplan talking about the 29th hero. Ashe is the …

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Rastakhan’s Rumble Expansion Announce for Hearthstone

World-renowned troll gladiators and fans of fierce competition from across Azeroth will soon crowd the fabled Gurubashi Arena for Rastakhan’s Rumble, the next expansion for Hearthstone, Blizzard Entertainment’s smash-hit digital card game. Starting December 4, players will vie for glory with 135 new cards and a mojo-fueled arsenal of new mechanics. Once per generation, the …

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Mobile Game Diablo Immortal Announced Today at BlizzCon

At BlizzCon today, Blizzard Entertainment unveiled the next game in the storied Diablo franchise, Diablo Immortal, a mobile massively multiplayer online action–role-playing game for Android and iOS devices. For the first time ever, Diablo players will be able to answer the call to battle on their phones. Six iconic and highly-customizable Diablo character classes will be …

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Warcraft III: Reforged Announced by Blizzard for 2019

At BlizzCon, Blizzard Entertainment today unveiled Warcraft III: Reforged, a reimagining of the revolutionary real-time strategy game that laid the foundation for Azeroth’s most epic stories. A remake in the truest sense, Warcraft III: Reforged sees the original Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and its award-winning expansion, The Frozen Throne, rebuilt from the ground up, …

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New Overwatch Hero Ashe Revealed in the Animated Short Reunion

Get ready for a shootout! Today at BlizzCon, the Overwatch team announced the newest hero to join the fight: Ashe, leader of the notorious Deadlock Gang. Watch her and an old acquaintance in action in the latest animated short, Reunion. Ashe is a damage hero who brings a whole arsenal of abilities to the table, …

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