‘Overwatch’ to add three new maps this year, ‘experiments’ in the works
Overwatch currently has three multiplayer maps planned for release in 2017, as well as other "nonstandard" locations. It's unclear if these unique maps will also arrive by the end of the year. The post ‘Overwatch’ to add three new maps this year, ‘experiments’ in the works appeared first on Digital Trends....
Tech2.Games S01E01: Free games, CEO boss fights and a good week for adventure games
In the first installment of this brand-new segment, we’re happy to tell you that FMV (Full Motion Video) games are still very much a thing. Wales Interactive’s Late Shift was somehow the anomaly in a week filled with publishers giving away their games for free, Valve asking for your phone number and Nier:Automata’s DLC announcement whose name is both a puzzle to be solved and an SEO masterstroke. Halo Wars makes its way to Steam Previously only available on Xbox 360, via backwa...
StarCraft gets its first patch in 8 years, finally goes free
It isn’t that uncommon for software to stop receiving updates years after it has been launched. After all, even Microsoft just recently did that with Vista. That is even truer for games, whose lifespans are a lot shorter than operating systems. Unless you’re talking about StarCraft, which many loved and still love to play. While the game, which launched in … Continue reading...
‘Overwatch’ players are gaining more precise control options on consoles
Blizzard's lead engineer on Overwatch revealed that a much-requested feature is coming to the game's console versions. It should help level the playing field between controllers and mouse and keyboard players. The post ‘Overwatch’ players are gaining more precise control options on consoles appeared first on Digital Trends....
Overwatch: Uprising event takes us back in time
It’s time for Overwatch‘s next seasonal event, but instead of drawing inspiration from real-world happenings like holidays or the Olympics, this one focuses on Overwatch lore. This new event, dubbed Overwatch: Uprising, will take us back in time, to a period before Overwatch was disbanded and was needed to prevent another Omnic crisis. To start things off, the trailer shows … Continue reading...
Mysterious Overwatch: King’s Row Uprising event for April 11 teased
Blizzard Entertainment recently took to social media to taunt fans about an Overwatch: King’s Row Uprising event that will happen on April This article was originally posted on Game Guru . [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Diablo, WoW, Overwatch coming to India thanks to Blizzard deal with E-xpress
Some of the most popular Blizzard Entertainment titles are coming to India through E-xpress Interactive Software Private Limited at prices that thankfully This article was originally posted on Game... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
The prehistoric-themed ‘Journey to Un’Goro’ expansion for ‘Hearthstone’ arrives April 6
Journey to Un'Goro, the latest Hearthstone card expansion, brings 135 prehistoric-themed cards to Blizzard's card-battler, including Quest cards that feature in-game objectives to complete for nice rewards. The post The prehistoric-themed ‘Journey to Un’Goro’ expansion for ‘Hearthstone’ arrives April 6 appeared first on Digital Trends....
Blizzard unveils ‘StarCraft: Remastered,’ an authentic ode to its RTS classic
At an event in South Korea, Blizzard revealed StarCraft: Remastered, which includes both the original and Brood War, and launches this summer. Besides a 4K re-skin and updated audio, the experience promises to mirror the original. The post Blizzard unveils ‘StarCraft: Remastered,’ an authentic ode to its RTS classic appeared first on Digital Trends....
Blizzard reveals StarCraft: Remastered with 4K, original StarCraft made free
StarCraft, the iconic sci-fi real-time strategy game, is finally getting a modern-day makeover. Developer Blizzard has announced that StarCraft: Remastered will be released this summer, complete with support for 4K resolution. The HD remake was revealed at the I <3 StarCraft event, hosted in Seoul, South Korea (where the original game has dedicated following to this day). StarCraft: Remastered will … Continue reading...
An ‘Overwatch’ map editor is more likely than you might think
Overwatch could get a map editing tool for community members in the future, but Blizzard says it is still a long way from implementation. The game's newest character, Orisa, launched today on all platforms. The post An ‘Overwatch’ map editor is more likely than you might think appeared first on Digital Trends.
Say hello to Orisa, Overwatch’s newest tank character
After dropping a couple of hints over the past few weeks, Blizzard has at last revealed Overwatch‘s next hero, a tank character named Orisa. Though fans initially suspected a new character by the name of Efi Oladele, it turns out that she was merely the mastermind behind Orisa, who is a four-legged robot centered around supporting and protecting her allies … Continue reading...
Blizzard announces massive changes for Hearthstone’s Arena mode
If you’re a big Hearthstone player, you’re almost certainly acquainted with the game’s Arena mode. While Hearthstone in general has undergone many changes since it first launched, the Arena mode has been largely left untouched, save for a few minor changes here and there. That’s all about to change, as Blizzard today announced a big revamp that it’ll be making … Continue reading...
Blizzard announces massive changes for Hearthstone’s Arena mode
If you’re a big Hearthstone player, you’re almost certainly acquainted with the game’s Arena mode. While Hearthstone in general has undergone many changes since it first launched, the Arena mode has been largely left untouched, save for a few minor changes here and there. That’s all about to change, as Blizzard today announced a big revamp that it’ll be making … Continue reading...
The next ‘Overwatch’ hero probably isn’t Doomfist, director reveals
Though fans presumed that the hulking bruiser Doomfist would be the next Overwatch hero, Blizzard has other plans. Director Jeff Kaplan let the news slip on the game's official forums. The post The next ‘Overwatch’ hero probably isn’t Doomfist, director reveals appeared first on Digital Trends.
Get ready, Guardians: Activision Blizzard confirms 2017 release for ‘Destiny 2’
The sequel to Destiny will arrive later this year, Activision Blizzard confirmed in its 2016 fourth quarter earnings report. We still don't know its official title, but post-launch content has been confirmed as well. The post Get ready, Guardians: Activision Blizzard confirms 2017 release for ‘Destiny 2’ appeared first on Digital Trends....
Now you can spend your WoW gold on other Blizzard games
If you’ve stuck with World of Warcraft for its nearly 13 years of existence, chances are you’re sitting on quite the pile of gold. It wasn’t too long ago that Blizzard started letting you buy items called WoW Tokens from other players, which essentially let you pay for your monthly WoW subscription with your in-game money. Now, however, the WoW … Continue reading...
Hearthstone’s next expansion might be called ‘Lost Secrets of Un’Goro’
Hearthstone's next expansion might be dinosaur-themed and headed to Southern Kalimdor to check out the Crater of Un'Goro. It seems there might be some lost secrets there worth discovering. The post Hearthstone’s next expansion might be called ‘Lost Secrets of Un’Goro’ appeared first on Digital Trends.
Blizzard’s Heroes of the Dorm competition is now a Facebook Live exclusive
Blizzard is accepting applicants for its 2017 Heroes of the Dorm esports competition as the annual live-streamed event moves from its former home at ESPN to the greener pastures of Facebook Live. The post Blizzard’s Heroes of the Dorm competition is now a Facebook Live exclusive appeared first on Digital Trends....
Heroes of the Storm is getting a new hero: Valeera Sanguinar
Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm is getting a new update, and with it will come a new character: Valeera Sanguinar. Blizzard first announced the news in a tweet a couple days ago, and has further detailed the character in its newly released patch notes. This patch has ‘just arrived’ in the Public Test Realm, says Blizzard, and can be playtested … Continue reading...