Blizzard has announced a new version of its Battle.net desktop app. It will launch it in parts of North America to weed out any remaining bugs before making it available in other parts of the world.
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Blizzard Entertainment had planned to host a livestream to update viewers on its upcoming expansion pack for World of Warcraft on June 9, 2020. Unfortunately, this presentation has been pushed back.
Due to health and safety concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, Blizzard has decided to move this year's Overwatch League matches from Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Hangzhou, China, to Seoul, South Korea.
Today at BlizzCon 2019, Blizzard unveiled the eighth expansion to its MMORPG, World of Warcraft: Shadowlands. Having players explore the realms of the dead, the expansion will be out in 2020.
Mike Ybarra has revealed that he will be joining Blizzard next month. Upon joining, Ybbara will be serving the company in the capacity of Executive Vice President and General Manager.
Thanks to popular demand, the Hellfire expansion for the original Diablo is now available as a free add-on on GOG. It's just as well, since the base game is 10% off as part of the ongoing sale.
Microsoft has revealed that the user mode Direct3D12 runtime has been ported to Windows 7, bringing some of the DirectX 12 performance improvements to those on the older operating system.
Activision Blizzard has announced that it is going to increase the number of developers working on its games by 20% over the coming year. Unfortunately it said there will be 800 job losses.
Heroes of the Storm is losing a part of its development team as Blizzard is putting its focus on other games. The MOBA's upcoming esports plans have been outright canceled as well.
BlizzCon 2018 is underway and there is a ton of news coming from the show. A new Diablo game is making its way to iOS and Android that is an MMOARPG set in between the events of Diablo II and III.
At its BlizzCon 2018 event, Blizzard announced the forthcoming release of Warcraft III: Reforged, a remake of the 2002 RTS title. Set for release sometime next year, it comes in at $29.99.
At the 12th annual BlizzCon event, Destiny 2's Steve Cotton announced that the FPS title would be free to claim on Battle.net for the next two weeks. Furthermore, it's yours to keep forever.
Battle for Azeroth pre-patch v8.0 was met with a rather lukewarm reception, thanks to bugs and issues of all sorts. Today's hotfix finally addresses the excruciatingly slow leveling bug.
March 31st marks the 20th anniversary of the genre-defining classic, StarCraft. Blizzard plans to release perks for fans plus a YouTube film all to commemorate this important milestone
The vulnerability was found in the Blizzard Update Agent by a Google security employee. Blizzard was made aware of the flaw on December 8, but a makeshift patch was only released yesterday.
Blizzard continues to do great things with its games - no matter what you might think of World of Warcraft after all the rule changes and expansions. So a sale on its games is a good thing, right?
Just as promised earlier this month, Blizzard's popular strategy game, StarCraft II, has gone free-to-play, giving everyone access to the game's Wings of Liberty campaign and the multiplayer.
Alliance and Horde fighting side by side was a good idea to save the world, but now that the Legion has been repelled, the two factions go back to hating each other's guts in the next expansion.
At its BlizzCon 2017 event in Anaheim, Blizzard has announced that it's making the original Wings of Liberty campaign and other parts of StarCraft II free-to-play later this month.
For a limited time only, gamers can grab the Game of the Year Edition of Overwatch for 40% off the normal price at Newegg, making it just $6 more expensive than the standard version of the title.
Blizzard and its Chinese operator for Overwatch are taking Heroes of Warfare, a mobile game that looks eerily similar to Blizzard's own team-based shooter, to court in China over copyright concerns.
A bug in Blizzard's popular first-person team shooter that was banning players from competitive play for the entire season for no apparent reason will soon be fixed, according to the company.
After announcing plans to phase out the Battle.net name for its online gaming service, Blizzard has had a change of heart. The name will now live on, as it revealed new 'Blizzard Battle.net' branding.
During a recent investors briefing, Activision CEO spoke about him being surprised by the success of the Crash Bandicoot remaster, and pointed to the company looking at more projects like it.
It's unfortunate, but sometimes, years of work are not rewarded. That seems to be the case for the coder responsible for the World of Warcraft Felmyst server, as it was shut down hours after going up.
From nine-one-OnePlus and Android Wear wah-wah-waaahhh, to proof for porn, a new Glass, Qualcomm vs the world, and Windows 10 turning up the heat, it's our handy roundup of the week's top tech news.
From October, Blizzard says it will "begin the process of ending support for Windows XP and Windows Vista in World of Warcraft, StarCraft II, Diablo III, Hearthstone, and Heroes of the Storm."
After teasing the character at the beginning of the month, Overwatch players will finally get their opportunity to start playing as Doomfist on public servers. He will arrive on July 27.
Hearthstone's next expansion introduces Death Knight Hero cards, which transform your hero mid-game into a Death Knight with a new power, as well as Lifesteal cards that return damage dealt as life.
Blizzard Entertainment's StarCraft: Remastered finally has a release date, with the company announcing that the real-time strategy game will be released on August 14 for Windows and Mac.
A brand new map has arrived for Overwatch, with Blizzard pushing out the Horizon Lunar Colony map for the Public Test Region. The map features the Assault game mode and brilliant views of the Earth.
A new teaser by Blizzard may be hinting at a brand new hero or a map based on the Horizon Lunar Base arriving for Overwatch. The announcement landed in the form of an in-lore news report.
A brand new Overwatch seasonal event celebrating its one-year anniversary is now in effect, with Blizzard implementing three new arena maps along with over a hundred unlockable cosmetic items.
The PC version of Destiny 2 will be skipping Steam and will only be available via Blizzard's Battle.net client. The PC version may also be delayed to launch after Xbox One and PlayStation 4.
Blizzard Entertainment has announced that more than 30 million players have joined up to play Overwatch. This feat speaks volumes of the game's popularity, considering it is less than a year old.
Heroes of the Storm received its much anticipated 2.0 update today, adding new and easier methods of unlocking heroes, a Loot Chest system, Genji from Overwatch as a hero and more.
South Korean presidential candidate, Moon Jae-in, has opted for a different promotional campaign than what we are used to by launching two custom-made maps for the original StarCraft.
You can relive fond memories of fighting the swarm, or get depressed about losing Kerrigan all over again, as Blizzard has made Starcraft and its Brood War expansion free for PCs and Macs.
StarCraft and its Brood War expansion are getting a remaster this summer, with upgraded visuals and audio while keeping the gameplay untouched. The originals are going free later this week.
Blizzard announced today that there will be a price increase for World of Warcraft's account services in the UK and EU on the 5th of April, likely due to post-Brexit exchange rates.