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Tracer prepares her new victory pose for Heroes of the Storm starting April 19

Posted 08/05 15:18 in Hardware | 0comments

Tracer prepares her new victory pose for Heroes of the Storm starting April 19

When Heroes of the Storm needs new heroese to keep things fresh, there's no shortage of Blizzard characters to choose from.Whether pulling from StarCraft, Diablo, or even the Warcraft franchises, Blizzard's MOBA won't have to worry about running out of characters to use for a long time.

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Blizzard vs Nostalrius: The Case for a Legacy World of Warcraft Server

Posted 08/12 02:40 in Hardware | 0comments

Blizzard vs Nostalrius: The Case for a Legacy World of Warcraft Server

If you've never heard of it, Nostalrius is a fan-run server featuring a version of World of Warcraft that never moved beyond the original launch content.The folks behind Nostalrius also penned an open letter to Blizzard, offering to help with officially-sanctioned legacy servers for World of Warcraft.

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Blizzard partners with Facebook for logins and streaming

Posted 06/06 17:15 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard partners with Facebook for logins and streaming

Blizard and Facebook have joined forces and allow gamers to login to Blizzard games with Facebook.It doesn’t end there though, Blizzard will also be incorporating Facebook’s Live API and a “Go Live” feature will be added for live streaming directly to Facebook timelines.

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Jay Wilson is leaving Blizzard

Posted 06/06 21:38 in Mobile | 0comments

Jay Wilson is leaving Blizzard

Former Diablo 3 director Jay Wilson has stated that he’s leaving Blizzard.A series of tweets made earlier today confirm that Wilson, who had a often confrontational relationship with Diablo fans, is departing after ten years at the company.

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Blizzard add one-button approval to Mobile Authenticator

Posted 06/17 21:47 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard add one-button approval to Mobile Authenticator

According to Blizzard, the new method will allow you to log in (securely) by just pressing a big “approve” button on your phone instead of having to input a security code.If you don’t fancy that and still want to log in the old fashioned way, that will remain as an option.

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Overwatch dropping the avoid player option after it 'wreaks havoc' on matchmaking

Posted 06/22 18:55 in Gaming | 0comments

Overwatch dropping the avoid player option after it 'wreaks havoc' on matchmaking

You might notice a certain option missing from your next match of Overwatch.Game director Jeff Kaplan explained this week that an upcoming "silent patch" will remove the game's Avoid feature, which lets you, well, avoid other players.

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Overwatch cheaters get banned and their reactions are so salty, yet so sweet

Posted 08/02 20:07 in Gaming | 0comments

Overwatch cheaters get banned and their reactions are so salty, yet so sweet

You'll get banned, even if it's your first offense.Some players, however, either didn't get the memo or decided to tempt fate and cheat anyway.

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Blizzard hinting at major Diablo news at BlizzCon 2016?

Posted 08/21 19:18 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard hinting at major Diablo news at BlizzCon 2016?

There’s been a lot of speculation about the what Blizzard may show at this year BlizzCon for Diablo and a new tweet might just indicate there’s some news incoming.A tweet from Blizzard hopefully hints at something major this year.

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Blizzard launches Facebook live streaming for all games

Posted 08/27 00:33 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard launches Facebook live streaming for all games

The new service was announced back in June and it’s gone live today.If you really want to stream your games to Facebook, and I have no idea why you would, then all you need to do is setup up account details in the BattleNet client then click the “stream” button.

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Chris Metzen retires from Blizzard

Posted 09/13 05:29 in Mobile | 0comments

Chris Metzen retires from Blizzard

My only real training before joining Blizzard was the long-running D&D campaign I had with my closest friends—Sam, Mike P.The grand refuge of D&D was a glorious meeting of minds and imaginations where I felt I truly belonged.

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Blizzard's BattleTag change now available - for a price

Posted 09/16 21:26 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard's BattleTag change now available - for a price

This is not your account name but rather the nickname that other players and people on your friends’ list see.Since BattleTags were launched players were able to change it once only for free but now you can change it as many times as you want for €10.

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Blizzard decide to retire Battle.Net. In name at least

Posted 09/21 20:04 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard decide to retire Battle.Net. In name at least

Since the very beginning of Blizzard’s online services it has been called Battle.Apparently, their research suggests that having a separate name from the Blizzard is confusing for some gamers.

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New Diablo or Diablo-like game coming from Blizzard. David Brevik advising

Posted 10/16 18:12 in Mobile | 0comments

New Diablo or Diablo-like game coming from Blizzard. David Brevik advising

David Brevik appears to have been hired by Blizzard as an advisor for a new ARPG which is in the works at Blizzard.Is it a new Diablo game?

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Battle.Net voice chat is now live

Posted 10/21 01:43 in Mobile | 0comments

Battle.Net voice chat is now live

Net voice chat inside the client to get Blizard gamers chatting.The voice chat has been in testing for quite some time and it’s now available in the latest patch.

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Blizzard hiring for unannounced first-person game

Posted 11/22 05:18 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard hiring for unannounced first-person game

The job is a lead software engineer for an unannounced first-person title which is the first indication that a new game would be in first-person.The position reads: Blizzard Entertainment is seeking an experienced engine engineer to work on a robust first-person engine for an unannounced project.

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