WoW Bug Rolls Back Characters to 2010
Bart Swiatek, 24 September 2020, 14:38
A bug has appeared on one of World of Warcraft servers, which rolls level 120 characters back to their state from 2010, taking away thirty-five levels in the process.
Ex-Blizzard Brass Establish New Company and Devteams
Milosz Szubert, 23 September 2020, 19:14
Today, the creation of Dreamhaven, a new video game company led by former Blizzard CEO and co-founder Mike Morhaime, was officially announced. The company has already established its first two studios, Moonshot and Secret Door.
BlizzOnline Will Replace BlizzCon Next Year
Adrian Werner, 22 September 2020, 11:03
Blizzard Entertainment has announced BlizzOnline, a virtual event to replace the BlizzCon.
Shadowlands Will Get Adventure Mode Known From Diablo 3
Bart Swiatek, 15 September 2020, 10:14
Shadowlands expansion for World of Warcraft will introduce a Diablo 3-like adventure mode solution to Blizzard Entertainment's venerable MMORPG. Players who complete the story line of the expansion will be able to level up their characters with free access to locations and content - without having to redo the story line.
Jenafur, WoW's Most Elusive Feline Was Finally Found
Jacob Blazewicz, 14 September 2020, 22:16
For almost a year, World of Warcraft players have been trying to find Jenafur. Eventually, the secret of the void cat was discovered by an Internet user, although - as it turned out - he had to seek help in the game files.
Jenafur, Where Are Thou? WoW Players Spent Last Year Looking for a Secret Cat
Jacob Blazewicz, 03 September 2020, 16:35
The Shadowlands expansion's imminent launch is not the only thing that's bothering World of Warcraft players. For a year now, the users wewe busy with the on-going search for Jenafur - a mysterious cat that has been lurking in Azeroth since patch 8.2.5.
WoW: Shadowlands System Requirements - You Can't Play Without SSD [Updated]
Jacob Blazewicz, 02 September 2020, 19:05
The release of World of Warcraft: Shadowlands will entail a significant increase in the system requirements of Blizzard's MMORPG. The company has announced that not only a better CPU and GPU but also an SSD will be required to play the new expansion for the iconic MMORPG.
WoW Shadowlands Release Date and First Episode of Afterlives Revealed
Paul Wozniak, 27 August 2020, 20:48
At the GamesCom opening ceremony, the devs revealed the release date of the upcoming expansion for World of Warcraft - Shadowlands. The first episode of the Afterlives short animated series was also presented.
Afterlives - Blizzard's Animated Series Set in the World of WoW
Karol Laska , 24 August 2020, 22:44
Afterlives is the title of the first original Blizzard series to take place in the universe of World of Warcraft. It will make its debut this week.
Does Ray Tracing in WoW: Shadowlands Do Anything?
Milosz Szubert, 21 August 2020, 13:18
There are screenshots on the web that compare what World of Warcraft: Shadowlands looks like with recently added shadows generated with and without ray tracing. In addition, there are reports that the new effects are putting quite a strain on the PC.
Blizzard Immortalizes Reckful in World of Warcraft
Bart Swiatek, 07 August 2020, 13:26
Blizzard Entertainment honoured the memory of WoW streamer Byron „Reckful” Bernstein, who passed away in July, by placing a special character in the Shadowlands expansion.
Blizzard Employees Organise Themselves and Demand Pay Rises
Jacob Blazewicz, 06 August 2020, 19:15
Bloomberg reports of further actions of disgruntled Blizzard employees. More than 870 people have jointly developed a list of demands from the company, including longer holidays and wage increases.
Activision Hopes Diablo Immortal Will Repeat Success of CoD: Mobile
Milosz Szubert, 05 August 2020, 20:54
According to Dennis Durkin, CFO of Activision Blizzard, the success of last year's Call of Duty: Mobile is proof that the company's strategy to publish games based on well-known franchises on phones and tablets works. He is optimistic about the future and Diablo Immortal.
CoD Warzone is Activision Blizzard's Golden Egg-laying Goose
Adrian Werner, 05 August 2020, 14:42
Activision has published a new financial statement. The publisher can boast of large increases in revenues and profits, mainly due to the popularity of Call of Duty: Warzone.
Blizzard - Frustrated Employees Fight for Higher Wages
Bart Swiatek, 04 August 2020, 12:12
Employees of Blizzard Entertainment, reached by journalist Jason Schreier from Bloomberg Technology, complain about the amount of wages in the studio. A sheet is circulating around the company, in which people write their salaries anonymously. One employedd also added the remuneration the company's CEO, Bobby Kotick.
Diablo Immortal - New Trailer Shows Improved Characters
Adrian Werner, 02 August 2020, 19:12
A new trailer of Diablo Immortal has been available on the web. It shows, among others, improved character models in the mobile version of the popular Blizzard series.
Scholomance Academy - New Expansion for Hearthstone Announced
Bart Swiatek, 15 July 2020, 12:36
Blizzard Entertainment has announced that card game Hearthstone will ger a new expansion, titled Scholomance Academy in August. The DLC will introduce 135 new cards and several mechanics.
WoW Shadowlands Expansion Will be More Accessible to New Players
DS, 13 July 2020, 12:55
The director of World of Warcraft announces that the latest expansion for the game - Shadowlands - will provide a very low entry curve for new players. There will be a special storyline, which will introduce fresh users to the world of WoW.
World of Warcraft: Shadowlands Collector's Edition Revealed
Milosz Szubert, 09 July 2020, 17:00
Blizzard presented the limited collector's edition of the Shadowlands add-on for the MMORPG World of Warcraft. It will include an artbook, a special mouse pad and a digital soundtrack. The edition costs 119,99 dollars.
WoW Shadowlands - Content is Ready; Beta-tests and Release Date
Milosz Szubert, 09 July 2020, 14:46
Blizzard has announced that all content of Shadowlands, the latest expansion for World of Warcraft, is now ready and the expansion's beta-tests will begin next week. On the same occasion, it was confirmed that the full version of the add-on is expected to be released at the end of this year - namely in the fall.
WoW - Blizzard will Reduce Number of Servers
Bart Swiatek, 06 July 2020, 14:26
Blizzard Entertainment has announced that it plans to shut down some World of Warcraft servers. Populations of sparsely populated realms will be combined to reach an appropriate level before the launch of Shadowlands.
Reckful Committed Suicide - WoW Community Pays Tribute
Bart Swiatek, 03 July 2020, 11:58
Byron „Reckful” Bernstein - one of the best known World of Warcraft streamer - committed suicide yesterday. Reckful has been struggling with depression for years. The WoW community paid tribute to the deceased by organizing memorials inside the game.
WoW Classic - Gates of Ahn'Qiraj Will Open in July
Bart Swiatek, 30 June 2020, 13:43
Blizzard Entertainment has announced that on July 28 this year, the well remembered Ahn'Qiraj event will begin on the servers of World of Warcraft Classic.
Diablo 2 is Officially 20 Years Old
Jacob Blazewicz, 29 June 2020, 22:28
On this day, 20 years ago, Diablo II was released. The anniversary of the iconic hack'n'slash from Blizzard Entertainment was noted, among others, by director David Brevik.
Diablo 4 - Info on Multiplayer, Open World and Narrative
Bart Swiatek, 26 June 2020, 14:46
A note appeared on Blizzard Entertainment's official website, presenting a number of details about Diablo IV. The changes include the narrative, as well as open world and multiplayer mode.
Blizzard Punishes Player for Actions of His Wife
Paul Wozniak, 24 June 2020, 18:24
Hearthstone professional player, Janne „Savjz” Mikkonen, revealed yesterday why he wasn't allowed to participate in the latest major tournament. The reason was supposed to be his wife's negative attitude towards company's actions. When this information became known on the Internet, the player was apologized and his ban was lifted.
New 20-Minute Gameplay From Diablo 4
Bart Swiatek, 02 June 2020, 10:04
A new, extensive gameplay from Blizzard Entertainment's highly-anticipated Diablo IV has been released on YouTube. The video shows the barbarian class in action.
WoW Exploit - Player Without Armor One-shots Enemies
Pri, 27 May 2020, 13:09
WoW player and youtuber, Rextroy, has found an exploit, thank to which unarmored character can one-shot his enemies.
BlizzCon 2020 Canceled
Milosz Szubert, 27 May 2020, 12:52
Blizzard decided to cancel this year's BlizzCon. However, the famous company is considering a replacement in the form of an online event. It will most likely take place early next year.
Warcraft 3: Reforged - Blizzard Fixes the Game; Patch Inbound
Smoczy, 21 May 2020, 19:00
Blizzard informed on it blog about planned updates for Warcraft 3: Reforged. Among the many promises we can also find some details.
Rumor: Diablo 4 May Launch Sooner Than we Think
Czarus, 20 May 2020, 12:08
Diablo 4 from Blizzard Entertainment may have its release next year. Or at least that's what Reddit user poundcake_64 believes. He claims that work on the game is much more advanced than we think.
Warcraft 3: Reforged Still Lacks Announced Features
Paul Wozniak, 13 May 2020, 16:24
Warcraft III: Reforged players point out that more than three months after its release, the game still lacks a lot of features that the developers promised to restore. So far, only four patches have been released (mainly bug fixes and optimization), and communication from the developers is virtually non-existant.
Diablo 3 - Screenshots From the Canceled Dark Version of the Game
Pri, 13 May 2020, 12:57
Oscar Cuesta, artist who worked on the first version of Diablo 3, released new screenshots from the time when Blizzard North was working on the game.
Rumor: Diablo 2 Resurrected - Remastered Classic to be Released This Year
Adrian Werner, 10 May 2020, 19:40
There are new rumors about the refreshed version of Diablo 2. According to them, the project is called Diablo 2 Resurrected and the devs of Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy are working on it.
WoW Will Most Likely Get Ray Tracing Support
Paul Wozniak, 30 April 2020, 19:00
Today, the information that the latest expansion to World of Warcraft will include a graphic setting for ray tracing has probably been confirmed. So far this option has been added to the alpha version of the game, although it is not yet possible to enable it.
WoW: Shadowlands May be the Best Expansion for the Game Yet
Pri, 22 April 2020, 17:40
World of Warcraft: Shadowlands won't launch until the end of 2020, but streamer Asmongold has already had a chance to see the alpha version of the expansion and shared his thoughts on the matter.
Wow Shadowlands Will Introduce New Graphic Settings and Character Creator
Bart Swiatek, 17 April 2020, 15:04
With the release of the Shadowlands expansion, the MMORPG World of Warcraft will receive several new graphics options to improve performance. The game's engine may also receive support for Variable Rate Shading and ray tracing technologies.
Blizzard Asks Players if They Want The Burning Crusade Classic
Bart Swiatek, 30 March 2020, 10:30
Developers from Blizzard Entertainment asked the players whether the company sould release The Burning Crusade for WoW Classic. The developers are considering doing it in a way that will satisfy players with different expectations.
100% More Exp for World of Warcraft Players
Konrad Serafinski, 22 March 2020, 14:26
Blizzard has announced that World of Warcraft: Battle for Azeroth players will receive a 100% exp bonus. This applies to new and current characters and will last until April 20, 2020.
Echo Will be Overwatch's Next Playable Character
Adrian Werner, 19 March 2020, 10:59
Blizzard Entertainment has announced that the android Echo will be the next playable character to hit the popular online shooter Overwatch.
Hearthstone - Free Deck, Ashes of Outland Expansion and Demon Hunter Class
Jacob Blazewicz, 17 March 2020, 22:50
Blizzard revealed the attractions of the Year of the Phoenix in Hearthstone. This includes the announcement of the Ashes of Outland expansion with Illidan Stormrage and a new hero class, but also a free deck for new and returning players, as well as changes in ranked mode.
Overwatch Writer Leaves Blizzard
Jacob Blazewicz, 12 March 2020, 13:32
Michael Chu has announced his departure from Blizzard Entertainment. The main screenwriter of the Overwatch series leaves the company after almost 20 years of work, but still wants to create stories for video games.
Diablo 4 is Supposed to be Dark; Blizzard on Interface, Enemies and Controls
Adrian Werner, 27 February 2020, 12:31
Blizzard Entertainment provided new information about Diablo 4. Changes in interface, controls and enemy designs were discussed. A new family of opponents, the Cannibals, was also revealed.
Watch Gameplay From StarCraft: Ghost - Blizzard's Cancelled Action Game
Bart Swiatek, 17 February 2020, 11:33
A gameplay from StarCraft: Ghost, the cancelled action adventure game set in the universe of the popular RTS, appeared on YouTube. The game was to launch on PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube.
Dear Blizzard, It's Time to Take a Step Back
Kristian Smoszna, 11 February 2020, 10:25
The dry spell of the beginning of 2020 in terms of premieres could have been mitigated by the release of Warcraft III: Reforged. Unfortunately, it didn't click.
Blizzard Automatizes Warcraft 3: Reforged Refunds
Jacob Blazewicz, 07 February 2020, 22:06
Blizzard has enabled players to automatically get a refund for Warcraft III: Reforged. CEO J. Allen Brack commented on the failed attempt to refresh the iconic game, admitting that it has been a difficult week for the company.
World of Warcraft Doubled its Number of Subscribers
Adrian Werner, 07 February 2020, 16:15
Activision Blizzard has published a financial report for the past year. Apart from revenues and profits, we learned that the number of World of Warcraft subscribers has more than doubled.
Co-creator of Gears of War Will Lead Diablo 4 Team
Bart Swiatek, 06 February 2020, 12:22
Rod Fergusson, one of the creators of the Gears of War series and current head of The Coalition, will leave his company in March. He will move to Blizzard Entartainment to be responsible for the development of the iconic Diablo franchise.
Blizzard Apologizes for Warcraft 3 Reforged
Bart Swiatek, 04 February 2020, 13:46
Blizzard Entertainment, the studio responsible for the creation of the recently released Warcraft III: Reforged, has apologized to fans who are not satisfied with the quality of the game. The developers also announced the development plans for the game - including the missing features that will be restored.
Warcraft 3 Reforged With Record Low Player Rating on Metacritic
Adrian Werner, 02 February 2020, 21:31
A few days after its launch, Warcraft III: Reforged became the worst player-rated production in Metacritic's history. Even such spectacular failures as Fallout 76 or Anthem can boast much better results.