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How Overwatch Needs to Learn From League's Punishment System

It has been stated as well that, This has lead to a substantial 40% in player reform that Overwatch could benefit from.In addition to punishment, to make a quick point, Overwatch could benefit from a more specific report system much like LoL.

Blizzard Plans to Cease Support for Games on Windows XP and Vista

A definite date was not provided by Blizzard as of the time of this writing.With the release of three new Windows OS (Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10) over the last decade, the company believes the majority of their player base has already upgraded to these newer versions of Microsoft's operating system.

Necromancers are Coming Back From the Dead in Diablo III

A new class is coming soon to the Reaper of Souls expansion for Diablo III.In an update called "Rise of the Necromancer", Blizzard is introducing more playable heroes that are -- you guessed it -- Necromancers.

StarCraft: Remaster Announced -- Everything We Know So Far

After almost 19 years Blizzard has announced it will be re-releasing the original StarCraft and StarCraft: Brood War in the form of an HD remake known as StarCraft: Remastered -- and it will be releasing this summer.On top of that, a “Classic Campaign” mode will make an appearance, while the game will have 13 supported languages, LAN & modern online play, revamped and improved dialogue and soundtrack, and revamped briefings.

Original StarCraft Going Free, StarCraft: Remaster Announced

After almost 19 years Blizzard has announced it will be re-releasing the original StarCraft and StarCraft: Brood War in the form of an HD remake known as StarCraft: Remastered -- and it will be releasing this summer as an optional addition to the original version of the game going free later this week.The game will be releasing for both Windows PC and Mac.

StarCraft: Remastered Will Try (and Succeed) at Bringing Brood War Back

All four are back on the Brood War circuit.Even better things are in store for Brood War this summer.

Blizzard Announces Heroes of the Storm 2.0; Beta Begins Today

Today, Blizzard announced the upcoming arrival of Heroes of the Storm 2.The beta for this update began today, so players who want to test it out before it hits full release can do so.

StarCraft: Brood War -- You've Got to Try UMS Games, So Here's Where to Download Them

Everyone talks about pro Brood War, but anyone who was actually part of the community from the late '90s to the mid-2000s knows custom UMS games were where it was at.With Brood War going free, it's time to rev up those UMS maps to induct new players into the wide (and often bizarre) world of custom games.

StarCraft: Brood War 1.18 Delayed, But You Can Play on the PTR Right Now

Officially postponed as Blizzard irons out issues with the game's first actual update in eight years, you don't have to wait for the free Brood War update.Yes, it is possible to download the patch and give it a whirl on the Public Test Realm (PTR) right now.

After the StarCraft Remaster....Is Diablo 2 Next?

Now in the wake of the announcement, some gamers are wondering about the possibility of a Diablo II remaster.However, I think that there’s a real chance that we can expect a remaster of Diablo for the 25th anniversary and maybe Diablo II remaster for the 20th anniversary in 2020.

Will Blizzard Release Hearthstone for Nintendo Switch?

While many are wondering if Blizzard will announce Diablo 4 or StarCraft 3, some fans think there’s a chance that we will hear news that some of Blizzard's games will be released for Nintendo Switch.The rumors are founded in the idea that Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, the free online card game, is a great candidate for the Nintendo Switch console.

Are Duplicate Cards an Issue in Journey to Un'Goro, Or is the Hearthstone Community Full of It?

However, it looks like the problem may still be persisting in the newly released Journey to Un’Goro expansion that just launched on April 6.In the last few days after the release of the Journey to Un’Goro, a number of threads appeared on Reddit and official Hearthstone forums about the unnaturally large amounts of duplicates opened by people from the Un’Goro packs.

Blizzard may consider an Overwatch appearance on Nintendo Switch

Jeff Kaplan, game director of Overwatch, has expressed his interests of bringing Blizzard's latest shooter to the recently released Nintendo Switch.In an interview with UK-based Express, Kaplan stated that the company would take a look at how Overwatch performed on the Switch's hardware before committing to a port of the game.

Blizzard May Consider Porting Overwatch to the Nintendo Switch in the Future

Jeff Kaplan, game director of Overwatch, has expressed his interests of bringing Blizzard's latest shooter to the recently released Nintendo Switch.In an interview with UK-based Express, Kaplan stated that the company would take a look at how Overwatch performed on the Switch's hardware before committing to a port of the game.

Overwatch Uprising Event Guide: New Skins, PvE Mode & Hero Updates

Overwatch has a new event that runs from now until May 2nd.This event brings new skins, voice lines, highlight intros, and more.

Use These Heroes of the Storm 2.0 Level Calculators to Plan Your Update Loot Boxes

In a recent update on their blog, Blizzard announced Heroes of the Storm will have a new player progression system after their big 2.Whenever you gain a new Hero level, your overall Player Level will increase as well.

StarCraft and Starcraft: Brood War are Free with Latest Patch

Earlier today Blizzard released patch notes for StarCraft: Brood War.In this press release there were several small additions and bug fixes.

D.Va Receives New Skin From Playing Heroes Of The Storm

To celebrate the launch of its massive Heroes of the Storm 2.The trailer shows Genji fighting a Diablo, when suddenly D.