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.
Warcraft 3: Reforged - Devs Claim Rights to Mods
Bebop, 30 January 2020, 15:32
Blizzard learned from the mistakes made in Warcraft III. In the new version of the game, subtitled Reforged, the company secures full rights to the content created by fans. Blizzard doesn't want to lose another gem like DOTA.
Rumors from Blizzard: Battle for Azeroth was Shafted due to Deadlines and Pressure From Top
Patrick Manelski, 29 January 2020, 15:46
Problems with the latest patch 8.3 for World of Warcraft reignited the discussion on the condition of Activision Blizzard and alleged problems in the studio. Latest rumors add fuel to the fire, claiming, for example, that crunch was responsible for the disastrous condition of patch 8.3.
Warcraft 3 Reforged Launches
Bart Swiatek, 29 January 2020, 13:08
Today marks the release of Warcraft III: Reforged, a remake of the classic real-time strategy Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos from Blizzard Entertainment along with The Frozen Throne expansion. The title is only available on PC.
Warcraft 3 Reforged - New Hardware Requirements for PC
Adrian Werner, 28 January 2020, 13:07
Moments before the release of Warcraft III: Reforged, Blizzard Entertainment has released updated hardware requirements of the game.
Blizzard Created a Prototype of Hearthstone VR
Konrad Serafinski, 28 January 2020, 12:50
One of the creators of Hearthstone revealed to PowerUp that the developers were working on a VR version of the game. In the end, the project was discontinued, but an interesting prototype has been created.
WoW Has Received a Major Update With New Races
Jacob Blazewicz, 15 January 2020, 21:52
Blizzard released a Visions of N'zoth update for World of Warcraft. Patch 8.3 introduces two allied races and the possibility of facing the horror of N'Zoth in a new rally, assault, and so-called Horrific Visions.
Warcraft 3 Reforged Release Date Announced
Bart Swiatek, 18 December 2019, 11:38
Blizzard Entertainment announced the release date of Warcraft III Remake and The Frozen Throne expansion, entitled Warcraft III: Reforged. The title, which was originally to debut later this year, will be launched in January 2020.
Diablo 4 - Blizzard Accepts Criticism and Changes the Equipment System
Bart Swiatek, 05 December 2019, 23:26
Blizzard Entertainment takes the criticism of Diablo IV to heart. Having listened to the comments of the community, the developers decided to make a few changes to the planned equipment system.
Diablo 4 - Game Development, Characters Personalization and PvP Zones
Paul Wozniak, 29 November 2019, 23:31
The extensive interview about Diablo IV provides a lot of new info about the next installment of the iconic series. The devs point out that the base version of the game is „the first chapter of a book” so that the story is to be developed long after the release of the game. They also provide details on character personalization and PvP zones.
Another Free Week of Overwatch Begins
Milosz Szubert, 28 November 2019, 12:39
Another free week of Overwatch has started. The popular hero-based online shooter from Blizzard can be tested on PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One until December 4.
Diablo 4 - Changes in Items and Character Progression
Paul Wozniak, 21 November 2019, 12:34
An official entry from the main system designer of Diablo IV appeared on the web, in which he discusses the most important things related to the game. We found out that there will be changes in some items, and the character progression system has not yet been firmly established.
Activision Blizzard: There is no Place For Politics in Our Games
Julia Dragovic, 20 November 2019, 22:47
Bobby Kotick, president of Activision Blizzard, gave an interview in which he stated that his games should not be a platform for expressing political views, but a place for good fun.
Creators of Diablo: „The Old Blizzard is gone.”
Konrad Serafinski, 19 November 2019, 12:27
Blizzard has been struggling with PR problems for a long time. Former employees and creators of the Diablo series, who attended the Path of Exile fan party, added their own five cents, not denying themselves the opportunity to comment on the company's recent activities.
Diablo 2 Remaster Cancelled As Devs Have Allegedly Lost Source Code
Bebop, 18 November 2019, 22:26
Diablo II Remaster will probably never come from a corrupt source code. The devs of the original talked about the problem they encountered in developing the second installment of the iconic hack'n'slash series.
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.