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  • Blog Post: Heroes Of The Storm's $100,000 2015 Americas Championship Happens In Las Vegas Next Month

    We just finished watching Dota 2's $18 million The International tournament , but now it's time to prepare for Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm's Americas tournament and its $100,00 prize pool. Next month's tournament in Las Vegas is the American branch of the tournament. Winners there... More
  • Blog Post: Activision Reports 70 Million Players, $1.25 Billion Revenue For Three Games-As-Service Titles

    Destiny and Blizzard's new era of games are proving to be wildly successful for Activision. During today's earning report, Activision reported that Heroes of the Storm, Hearthstone, and Destiny have combined for $1.2 billion in revenue over the life of the products to date for the publisher,... More
  • Blog Post: Activision Quarterly Report Includes Digital Revenue Of 55 Percent

    Activision is the latest publisher to post huge gains to digital revenue, pushing that category to over half of all sales. The company closed the quarter with better than expected earnings, beating out the same quarter last year. Net revenue amounted to $1.04 billion, $569 million (55 percent) of which... More
  • Blog Post: ESPN Commentator Who Criticized Esports Coverage Leaves Network

    Earlier this year, ESPN took a major step into Esports coverage with Blizzard’s collegiate Heroes of the Dorm tournament. The Heroes of the Storm event drew a great deal of interest, though some of ESPN’s own staff weren’t quite happy with it. In April, Colin Cowherd stated that he’d... More
  • Blog Post: [Update] The Skeleton King Leoric Marches Into Heroes Of The Storm Soon

    The undead King Leoric joins the fight soon as the newest character in Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm. This addition is part of the game's upcoming Diablo-themed update, Eternal Conflict. Watch the mad king in action: King Leoric's unique relationship with the afterlife gives him an edge... More
  • Blog Post: NECA's Next Wave Of Blizzard Figures Includes Diablo III's Tyrael

    NECA's second series of Heroes of the Storm-inspired action figures consists of Diablo III's Tyrael and World of Warcraft's Arthas. These 7" figures are slated to release this November, and feature 30-points of articulation, allowing fans to pose them how they see fit. Tyrael is equipped... More
  • Blog Post: The Butcher Slices Up Heroes Of The Storm Starting Tomorrow

    Recently, we reported on Blizzard’s big plans to infuse more Diablo into Heroes of the Storm. That plan gets underway starting tomorrow with the terror known as The Butcher. Whether you recall him from Diablo I or he haunts your dreams from his appearance in Diablo III, The Butcher is a formidable... More
  • Blog Post: Gunnar Goes Green With New Razer Partnership

    Gunnar Optiks and Razer, maker of a range of PC peripherals, are combining their styles for two new models of glare-reducing glasses. Both new designs feature Gunnar’s i-AMP lenses with touches of Razer’s classic bright green. Both the RPG Designed by Razer and Cerberus Designed by Razer... More
  • Blog Post: King Leoric Brings Potent New Abilities To Heroes Of The Storm

    As part of the upcoming Diablo-themed Eternal Conflict expansion for Heroes of the Storm, King Leoric will be joining the hero roster. We took a look at Leoric's movesets and skills, and he looks absolutely insane (I would wager there will be a balance patch shortly after his release). First off... More
  • Blog Post: Blizzard Celebrates Heroes Of The Storm Launch With Epic Mural

    This past weekend Blizzard Entertainment commissioned a mural in celebration of the successful launch of Heroes of the Storm. The mural, known as Project Sprayhem, immortalizes classic Blizzard characters like Thrall from the Warcraft universe and Nova from Starcraft I and II. The creation of this art... More
  • Blog Post: Diablo's Butcher Headlines Heroes Of The Storm Eternal Conflict Update

    Blizzard just released Heroes of the Storm out of beta earlier this month, but the team behind the MOBA is getting ready to add more content already. The first major update features a collection of Diablo-themed battlegrounds (maps) and heroes. First up is the Battlefield of Eternity. This map represents... More
  • Blog Post: New Releases This Week: May 31 Through June 6

    With E3 just two weeks away, publishers are starting to close ranks. It's tough to release a title amidst the excitement of one of gaming's biggest shows, so for a lot of people it's time to start diving into the backlog. That doesn't mean there isn't anything new this week. Double... More
  • Blog Post: Update: Heroes Of The Storm Open Beta Is Live With A New Trailer

    Sure, there are a number of games releasing this week. The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is out, Destiny’s House of Wolves expansion goes live, and you can even live the agrarian life with Farming Simulator 15. But maybe you just want to do some beta testing, instead. Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm... More
  • Blog Post: Blizzard’s Heroes Of The Storm Championships Announced With $1.2 Million Prize Pool

    Blizzcon will feature a new event this year, when it returns to Anaheim, California in November. Those in attendance and watching via stream will be treated to the first championship event for the company’s Heroes of the Storm MOBA. In order to get to the big stage though, teams will need to first... More
  • Blog Post: Heroes Of The Storm Gets Release Date & Open Beta

    Blizzard has announced a release date and open-beta details for Heroes of the Storm – its free-to-play MOBA featuring some of its most well-known characters. The PC game launches on June 2, with the open beta commencing on May 19. Blizzard says that when the title releases, it will have more than... More
  • Blog Post: College eSports Event To Be Televised On ESPN

    Blizzard Entertainment, in conjunction with ESPN, have announced that Heroes of the Dorm, a collegiate eSports competition coming this Spring, will be televised through the ESPN Network. The event has students across North America battle each other on the beta of Blizzard's upcoming free-to-play... More
  • Blog Post: NECA Shows Off New LittleBigPlanet And Heroes Of The Storm Toys At Toy Fair 2015

    At Toy Fair 2015 , the toy company NECA showed off new action figures inspired by LittleBigPlanet and Blizzard’s upcoming MOBA Heroes of the Storm. For LittleBigPlanet, there were a handful of variations on Sackboy, including a happy Sackboy, a sad Sackboy, and finally an angry Kratos Sackboy.... More
  • Blog Post: Heroes Of The Storm Enters Closed Beta

    With a patch including a new map, new character, and ranked play, Heroes of the Storm is officially leaving the alpha tag behind to enter closed beta. There's a significant amount of balance tweaks and changes that accompany the rollout as well. Closed beta allows players to battle on the new map... More
  • Blog Post: Heroes Of The Storm New Heroes And Maps

    Thrall, Jaina, and The Lost Vikings lead the way with Heroes of the Storm BlizzCon reveals, along with two new maps that will shake up gameplay. Thrall is a melee brawler that uses a windfury empowered Doomhammer to crush opponents at close range, but also has the ability to dish out damage at range... More
  • Blog Post: Gunnar Introduces Heroes Of The Storm-Themed Gaming Glasses

    With Blizzcon getting underway, Gunnar Optiks has announced a new partnership focused on the in-development MOBA, Heroes of the Storm . The new products are themed accessories adorned with a number of Blizzard’s popular characters. The partnership will see the release of temple sleeves that slide... More
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