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February 11, 2015

The Lost Vikings found in Heroes of the Storm

The Lost Vikings aren’t lost anymore: they’re the newest heroes in Heroes of the Storm. Heroes of the Storm‘s closed beta has received another major patch, adding in The Lost Vikings and revamping all sorts…



January 23, 2015

A Dota 2 player tries Heroes of the Storm

Sorry, but I’m not going to put “Part One” in the title. Not because I don’t want to do a second part, but because I have no idea when I’ll actually have the time. I…


January 11, 2015

Blizzard’s Overwatch trademarks have been suspended

Blizzard’s Overwatch beta gets underway this year but will they have to change the game’s name first? The United States Patent and Trademark Office has suspended Blizzard’s trademark applications for their upcoming shooter Overwatch. The…


November 8, 2014

Blizzard’s Overwatch: What we know so far

Blizzard’s Overwatch reveal was a bit of a surprise for most of the attendees at Blizzcon 2014, despite the trademark having been filed back in April. Overwatch is also a departure from what we’re used…


November 7, 2014

Hearthstone’s Goblins vs Gnomes expansion due in December

Hearthstone’s Goblins vs Gnomes expansion due in December

Make gnome mistake, there’s news of a Hearthstone expansion to be goblin up from BlizzCon. Sorry. A bit. Anyway, yes, Blizzard has announced a new expansion to their Hearthstone card game called Goblins vs Gnomes. This…



November 4, 2014

BlizzCon 2014 teases, merchandise and virtual tickets

BlizzCon 2014 is almost here and there’s merchandise up for grabs and a few expansion teases for good measure. A few things to cover to keep everyone up to speed with BlizzCon which is now really…


October 20, 2014

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PC specs released

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare PC specs released

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare now has a Steam page, and that Steam page has some minimum PC specs on it. Curiously, the minimum specs are all that’s listed, so we’ll just have to assume…




September 23, 2014

Blizzard’s secret Project Titan MMO has been cancelled

We’ve talked about it for years, but Project Titan has been canned according to Blizzard’s CEO Mike Morhaime. Though never officially announced, Project Titan was supposed to be Blizzard’s next big MMO, rumoured (most recently, at…


August 24, 2014

Blizzard’s BattleNet battered by DDoS attacks

It’s not a great evening to be trying to play Blizzard titles, as BattleNet games like Diablo 3 and World of Warcraft are the latest to succumb to DDoS (Denial of Service) barrages. Several major…


August 18, 2014

World of Warcraft to increase UK subscription prices

If you plan to sign up to a recurring World of Warcraft subscription plan in the UK, you’ll now be paying slightly more than before. Blizzard has announced pricing changes to the 30, 90 and…


August 15, 2014

Warlords of Draenor Collector’s Edition abuses the word epic

Every time somebody devalues the word “epic,” Beowulf has a little cry. Blizzard are the latest culprits, describing some of the extras in the newly-announced Warlords of Draenor Collector’s Edition as “epic in-game content.” The…