Diablo 4 Gameplay Presenting Boss Fight
Michael Kulakowski, 13 November 2019, 23:12
Game Informer has released the last video recorded from the demo version of Diablo IV, which was released at BlizzCon 2019. The video shows the only boss fight available in the demo.
Hearthstone Battlegrounds - Open Beta of Auto Chess Mode Launches
Adrian Werner, 13 November 2019, 10:48
The open beta of Hearthstone Battlegrounds, the new Auto Chess-like gameplay mode in the popular card game from Blizzard Entertainment, has just begun.
Rumor: Amazon and Paladin for Diablo 4 Launch; Diablo 2 Remaster Cancelled
Konrad Serafinski, 11 November 2019, 13:07
Diablo IV has to offer five character classes on the day of release. According to a new leak, the already presented heroes will be joined by the Amazon and the Paladin. We also know that Blizzard probably scrapped the Diablo II remaster.
Diablo 4 - 20 Minutes of Gameplay With Druid
Agnes Adamus, 08 November 2019, 23:05
A new 20-minute gameplay from Diablo IV was released online. The video focuses on the third revealed character class that will appear in Blizzard's game - the Druid.
WoW Shadowlands Will Use Experience Gained with Classic
Bart Swiatek, 08 November 2019, 15:00
Developers working on Shadowlands, the upcoming expansion to World of Warcraft, have admitted that they are inspired by classic WoW solutions, which are appreciated by the community and give gamers a lot of fun.
Sooner or Later, Overwatch 1 and 2 Will Have a Common Client
Bart Swiatek, 08 November 2019, 12:27
In a conversation with Kotaku journalists Jeff Kaplan noted that both parts of Overwatch will sooner or later be based on the same client. He also admitted that the continuation is the reason why the first game now receives less new content.
Diablo 4 - 10 Minutes of Gameplay With Sorceress
Adrian Werner, 07 November 2019, 12:41
A new gameplay from Diablo IV, lasting a bit over ten minutes, has just been released online, enabling us to watch the game's Sorceress in action.
Diablo 4 - 24 Minutes of Gameplay With Barbarian
Adrian Werner, 06 November 2019, 13:16
Game Informer released an extensive gameplay from Diablo IV, showing over 20 minutes of gameplay presenting the Barbarian.
The Release Date of Overwatch 2 May Be Revealed a Year From Now
Agnes Adamus, 04 November 2019, 22:59
During BlizzCon 2019, Overwatch 2, the sequel to the online FPS, was announced. As it turns out, we'll have to wait for the launch of the title. Game director - Jeff Kaplan - admitted that the announcement of the game's release date may take place even during the next year's edition of the event.
Diablo 4 - Ton of Information and Two Hours of Demo Gameplay
Michael Kulakowski, 03 November 2019, 20:30
BlizzCon 2019 is slowly coming to an end. During the weekend we got to know a lot of new interesting facts and information related to Diablo 4, including details of gameplay mechanics and the business model of the title. First video containing nearly two hours of gameplay from the demo version has appeared on the Internet.
Almost Two Hours of Gameplay From Overwatch 2
Konrad Serafinski, 03 November 2019, 17:46
An almost two-hour-long gameplay from Overwatch 2 has been released online, coming from BlizzCon and featuring PvP gameplay from Blizzard's new online shooter.
WoW: Shadowlands With Big Changes to Character Progression
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 November 2019, 22:50
Blizzard has revealed a handful of details about World of Warcraft: Shadowlands. This new expansion will significantly change the system of experience levels, reducing their number back to 60 and enabling us to make progress in the storyline with additional characters. In addition, a new dungeon was discussed, modelled on roguelike games.
BlizzCon 2019 With Hong Kong Affair Protests in the Background
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 November 2019, 21:44
BlizzCon 2019 is in full swing, but not everyone is celebrating together with Blizzard. A group of people demonstrating their support for the protests in Hong Kong and their dissatisfaction with the recent actions of the American publisher gathered at the entrance to the building where the event is taking place.
Diablo Immortal - Watch Gameplay Trailer From Blizzcon 2019
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 November 2019, 21:14
After the announcement of Diablo 4, Blizzard reminded us of Diablo Immortal. The mobile version of the franchise got another trailer, presenting the demon hunter, new locations and other attractions offered by the game.
Blizzard Announces Overwatch 2 - Cinematic and Gameplay Trailers
Agnes Adamus, 01 November 2019, 21:49
During the opening ceremony of this year's edition of BlizzCon, Overwatch 2, the sequel to the online FPS shooter, was announced. In connection with this, trailers presenting the plot and gameplay fragments were shown.
Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons - New Expansion and Auto Chess Mode
Paul Wozniak, 01 November 2019, 20:49
A new expansion for Hearthstone has been announced, called Descent of Dragons. As you can guess, most of the cards will revolve around dragons and related mechanics. The game will also include the a new mode modelled on the genre of auto chess (auto battlers).
World of Warcraft Shadowlands Expansion Announced
Adrian Werner, 01 November 2019, 20:04
On this year's BlizzCon, Shadowlands has been revealed as the next addition to World of Warcraft. The expansion will take us on an expedition to the underworld.
Blizzard Apologizes for its Actions in the Hong Kong Affair
Konrad Serafinski, 01 November 2019, 19:32
The opening ceremony of BlizzCon began in an unusual way. J. Allen Brack appeared on the stage and apologized to all fans for the company's misguided actions in the recent case of a player calling for the liberation of Hong Kong after winning the tournament in Hearthstone.
Diablo 4 Announced; First CGI Trailer Released
Adrian Werner, 01 November 2019, 19:24
BlizzCon opened on a high note with the announcement of Diablo 4. The game was revealed with an impressive CGI trailer, which showed a return to the dark climate from the early installments of the franchise.
Let's Watch the Opening Ceremony of BlizzCon 2019
Adrian Werner, 01 November 2019, 19:00
The BlizzCon will begin tonight. New projects will be revealed during the opening ceremony. Rumors include Overwatch 2, Diablo 4, World of Warcraft: Shadowlands and a game inspired by Auto Chess.
Diablo 4 Confirmed - First Artworks Apeared on the Web
Paul Wozniak, 01 November 2019, 14:37
First images from the official artbook of Diablo series appeared on the Internet. Among them there are those that clearly suggest that Diablo 4 will appear at this year's BlizzCon.
Diablo 4 - New Installment Said to Return to the Roots
Paul Wozniak, 31 October 2019, 17:21
One Reddi user shared information about Diablo 4 that he managed to acquire. According to him, the game is to return to the roots of the series and serve players a dark, bloody world. The user has several other credible leaks on their account, so theur words about Diablo 4 may also be true.
AI Among Top StarCraft 2 Players
Jacob Blazewicz, 31 October 2019, 14:56
Artificial Intelligence AlphaStar has achieved another success in StarCraft II. The work of Google's DeepMind team managed to achieve a top rank in Blizzard's strategy game, outclassing 99.8% of human players.
Mitsubishi Resignes From Sponsoring Blizzard
Frozen, 30 October 2019, 21:39
Punishing a player for supporting protests in Hong Kong turned out to be a blow not only to the image but also to the financial position of Blizzard. Two days after the event, Mitsubishi Motors resigned from sponsoring the Hearthstone tournament.
Warcraft 3 Reforged Multiplayer Mode Beta Launches
Bart Swiatek, 30 October 2019, 11:10
Beta-tests of Warcraft III: Reforged, an improved edition of the popular 2002 RTS, have begun. First of all, the invitations are given to those who pre-ordered the Spoils of War edition of the remake.
Blizzard Confirms Cancelled Projects and Loss of Developers
Bart Swiatek, 29 October 2019, 14:09
In recent months, three experienced developers - Dustin Browder, Eric Dodds and Jayson Chayes - have left Blizzard Entertainment. In the past, these artists have played important roles in projects such as StarCraft 2, Heroes of the Storm and Hearthstone.
Blizzard Releases an Icy Teaser Trailer for New Hearthstone Expansion
Jacob Blazewicz, 29 October 2019, 13:25
Blizzard has announced another attraction of this year's BlizzCon. The company treated us with a short trailer preparing us for the announcement of a new expansion to Hearthstone, which will crown the Year of the Dragon story campaign.
Overwatch 2 Will Copy Fortnite Chapter 2 and Replace Previous Version?
Adrian Werner, 28 October 2019, 13:29
There are new rumors about Overwatch 2, claiming that the game will not be available in parallel with the first installment of the game. Instead, it will replace the original, and the entire community will be automatically moved to the second game. In addition, the franchise plans to switch to a free-to-play model.
Leaks About World of Warcraft: Shadowlands
Paul Wozniak, 27 October 2019, 20:47
A fragment of image showing World of Warcraft gadgets, which will be available for purchase on this year's BlizzCon, has appeared on the web. They indicate that the new expansion to the popular MMO will be called Shadowlands and will take us to the land of the dead.
Overwatch 2 on BlizzCon? Alleged Game Logo Surfaces
Adrian Werner, 27 October 2019, 20:08
If we believe the leaks, Blizzard Entertainment will announce Overwatch 2 during BlizzCon 2019. Graphics presenting the game logo have already appeared online.
Lilith Returns in Diablo 4? New Leaks From the Artbook
Adrian Werner, 27 October 2019, 19:16
A page, allegedly from a Diablo artbook leaked into the web. It seems to confirm the existence of Diablo 4 and reveals that Lilith, a character known from the second part of the game, will return.
Warcraft 3 Reforged vs. The Original; Visual Comparison of Units
Jacob Blazewicz, 21 October 2019, 21:31
A video comparing Warcraft III: Reforged with Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos has appeared on the web. LeystTV has included a graphical comparison of unit models and animations from both versions of Blizzard's strategy game.
Artbook Confirms Diablo 4 Rumors; Diablo 2 Remaster on BlizzCon 2019?
Paul Wozniak, 20 October 2019, 20:36
An advertisement of Diablo artbook appeared in a German magazine about video games, which confirms rumors about the development of the fourth installment. Additionally, a Twitter user known for several previous BlizzCon-related leaks revealed that this year's event will feature announcements of Diablo 4 and Diablo 2 remaster.
US Congress Representatives Send a Letter to Activision Blizzard CEO
Michael Kulakowski, 19 October 2019, 18:47
Several US congressmen and senators have drawn up an official letter warning Blizzard of the consequences of its recent actions, favouring China's political line and punishing those who support democratic protests in Hong Kong.
Problems Between Blizzard and Nintendo Result in Overwatch Refunds?
Bart Swiatek, 17 October 2019, 15:38
There are reports on the web that Nintendo does not promote Overwatch - at least not in the USA. Some users also report problems with the game's availability in the eShop and the alleged possibility of refunds of the title. Is the case somehow related to the events in Hong Kong? Or is it just a simple misunderstanding?
Three Gameplays From Warcraft 3: Reforged
Milosz Szubert, 17 October 2019, 13:51
Three long gameplays appeared on the web, presenting Warcraft III: Reforged - the refreshed version of the popular RTS from Blizzard. The production is expected to be released later this year.
Hong Kong Protests: Blizzard Bans Further Hearthstone Players
Julia Dragovic, 17 October 2019, 12:54
After the AU Hearthstone team supported Hong Kong protests in an official stream stream, Blizzard decided to impose a six-month suspension penalty on the players.
Fresh Graphics From Warcraft 3 Reforged; It's Almost Perfect
arRacoon, 14 October 2019, 16:25
New campaign shots, character portraits, loading screens, battlefield backgrounds and menu screenshots from the beta version - all published on Wowhead by Blizzard's employee Anshlun. Warcraft III Reforged will look worthy, but Blizzard has once again made a mistake.
Blizzard Removes Mei Figure From its Store
Jakub Mirowski, 14 October 2019, 11:23
Blizzard removed Mei figure from its store. Players suspect that the reason for getting rid of this Overwatch character is the fact that she has become one of the symbols of the ongoing protests in Hong Kong.
Blitzchung Thanks Blizzard in Official Statement
Konrad Serafinski, 13 October 2019, 19:58
The end of the tension between Blizzard and Blitzchung. The player posted a personal statement on Twitter in which he admitted that he understands his error and thanked the company for the reduction of his suspension and returning of his prize.
Blizzard Returns Blitzchung's Prize
Konrad Serafinski, 12 October 2019, 21:56
It's been a nightmare week for Blizzard. The company banned a tournament winner, prevented user account deletion, to mention just a few mishaps. J. Allen Brack, company's CEO decided to speak. In a long press release, he announced that he would reduce the penalty for Blitzchung and pay him his tournament prize.
Corruption and Collapse of Values - ex-Blizzard Employee on Chinese Influence
Bart Swiatek, 11 October 2019, 12:23
Mark Kern, former Team Lead at Blizzard Entertainment, responded on Twitter to the high-profile Hong Kong protest scandal. In his opinion, the company is acting against its own values. The developer also quotes several stories that illustrate the extent of influence and methods of Chinese companies in the gaming industry.
Blizzard Prevents Users From Deleting Accounts After Hong Kong Affair?
arRacoon, 10 October 2019, 11:57
Blizzard scores another PR blow right after the Chung „Blitzchung” Ng Wai affair at the Hearthstone Tournament in Hong Kong. According to reports, Blizzard accounts have become much more difficult and often impossible to remove. The studio is suspected of intervening and actively blocking the possibility of saying goodbye to the account.
Tim Sweeney: „Epic Will not Punish Fortnite Players for Talking Politics”
Jacob Blazewicz, 09 October 2019, 22:47
Tim Sweeney from Epic Games referred to the controversy surrounding the suspension of Chung „blitzchung” Ng Wai by Blizzard for a political statement during a Hearthstone tournament. The CEO assured that he would not allow Fortnite players to be punished for their political statements.
Community Stands With Blitzchung, Blizzard in Memes and Comments
Julia Dragovic, 09 October 2019, 14:14
After the penalty imposed by Blizzard on Blitzchung for publicly supporting protests in Hong Kong, savage flak of comments and criticisms hits the company from numerous sides. The community is calling for a boycott. The publisher's employees also reacted, and the player himself briefly referred to the penalty.
New Races in World of Warcraft - Blizzard Announces Patch 8.3
Jacob Blazewicz, 08 October 2019, 17:22
Blizzard presented Visions of N'zoth, another update for World of Warcraft. Patch 8.3 will introduce new races, improved auction house and many attractions related to the eponymous Old God.
Blizzard Punishes Gamer for Supporting Hong Kong Protests
Julia Dragovic, 08 October 2019, 16:38
Chung „blitzchung” Ng Wai supported the protests in Hong Kong in a recent in an interview after winning Hearthstone Grandmasters. Blizzard quickly removed Twitch streams and imposed severe penalties on the gamer - including a one-year suspension.
WoW Classic - Dire Maul and Honor System Coming Later This Year
Bart Swiatek, 04 October 2019, 11:06
Ion Hazzikostas, the director of World of Warcraft Classic, said in an interview for PCGamer that this year the servers will enter the so-called second phase, during which players will receive new content.
Blizzard Entertainment Once Again Assures That It Loves the PC
Bart Swiatek, 03 October 2019, 13:20
J. Allen Brack, president of Blizzard Entertainment, reaffirmed that his company does not intend to abandon the PC market. PC remains a key platform for the developer.
World of Warcraft - Patch 8.2.5 Launches With New Cinematic
Paul Wozniak, 25 September 2019, 15:28
In the latest WoW update, players have the opportunity to learn more about the history of the Horde and the Aliance in new story quests. There is also a new cinematic and several endings of the events presented in patch 8.2.5. Caution: message contains spoilers.