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BlizzCon 2014

Posted by Sixen Nov 07, 2014 at 20:44 UTC

Legacy of the Void announcement

  • Last campaign and will follow Artanis, not Zeratul.
  • Three new units for multiplayer, plus the Lurker
  • Archon mode
  • Automated Tournaments
  • Allied Commanders mode

Heroes of the Storm Closed Beta announcement

  • Heroes closed beta will begin January 13, 2015
  • Two new maps (Sky Temple and Tomb of the Spider Queen))
  • Four new heroes (The Lost Vikings, Jaina Proudmoore, Thrall, Sylvanas Windrunner)
  • New Skins
  • Ranked Play

Overwatch announcement (brand new IP)

  • Team-based FPS on Earth!
  • PvP portion taken from Titan and made a standalone game

Hearthstone Goblins vs Gnomes

  • First expansion release with lots of new cards
  • Coming to Android in December

World of Warcraft: Looking for Group Documentary premier

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Blizzard Arcade Contest- 79 Entries Accepted

Posted by zeldarules28 Jun 14, 2014 at 05:26 UTC

79 Entries Accepted to Blizzard Contest

For those of you who are interested, Blizzard has posted the 79 accepted entries into the Rock The Arcade contest. You can take a look at the list of accepted maps by clicking this handy link.

You can discuss the entries here or visit the official blizzard page here.

We wish all of you who entered the best of luck! :)

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Blizzcon 2013 Information Dump!

Posted by zeldarules28 Nov 09, 2013 at 00:13 UTC

Blizzcon 2013

Hey guys! As many of you probably know, Blizzcon 2013 is going on as we speak, and it's awesome! For all the latest updates, please keep an eye on this thread.

Here's some of the biggest announcements and videos so far. Again, be sure to check this thread for the full list of details!

The Opening Ceremony

Heroes of the Storm Gameplay Trailer

Heroes of the Storm Cinematic Trailer

Heroes of the Storm Developer Interview:

Starcraft 2 & The Arcade

First of all, the Starcraft 2 Arcade is now free, meaning anybody can play your maps even if they haven't purchased starcraft 2. Next, the level cap has been raised to 35 and you'll get some brand new Carbot decals and portraits. And hey, if you don't like those, you can make your own with the new custom clan-decal system! Speaking of clans, groups and clans can now schedule events within the client to make grouping up easier than ever. Next, we've got a new map pool and a remastered version of the soundtrack!

More information will be added as it becomes available! Click here for the complete list of what's happened so far!

Free-to-Play Arcade Interview

Heroes of the Storm Panel

Heroes of the Storm Carbot Animation

Heroes of the Storm Gameplay Part 1

Heroes of the Storm Gameplay Part 2

More gameplay videos are available here.

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Blizzard Arcade Highlight: Warships

Posted by zeldarules28 May 18, 2013 at 19:53 UTC

Warships Arcade Highlight

The latest map to receive an Arcade highlight goes by the name "Warships". It's a 6 player space warfare map, where each player constructs their ships to suit their own play style. This highlight even includes a video, which you can check out below.

You can join the discussion here or check out the full article here.

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Blizzard Announces "Hearthstone" Game

Posted by zeldarules28 Mar 22, 2013 at 23:40 UTC

Hearthstone Announced

Blizzard recently announced a brand new game based off the existing WoW IP, called Hearthstone. The game is an online, free to play, trading card game. The game will be a much smaller-scale title compared to most blizzard games. If you want to sign up for the beta, you can edit your beta profile settings inside your battle.net account. You can click here to check out the official website.

You can take a look at the information video below.

Join the discussion and let us know what you think here!

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