Entries in 'blizzard' (53)

Blizzard bans 'several thousand' Hearthstone bot accounts

Blizzard bans 'several thousand' Hearthstone bot accounts

Card battler Hearthstone is now several thousand users lighter after Blizzard embarked on a bot-bashing spree.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 28th 2014 at 12:36PM in News
Hearthstone producer making GAME appearance tonight

Hearthstone producer making GAME appearance tonight

The executive producer of Blizzard’s card battle Hearthstone is making a UK retail appearance tonight.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 23rd 2014 at 3:26PM in News
Metallica to close BlizzCon 2014

Metallica to close BlizzCon 2014

American heavy metal band Metallica will play at BlizzCon 2014 in Los Angeles next month.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 10:24AM in News
Hearthstone delayed on iPhone and Android smartphones until 2015

Hearthstone delayed on iPhone and Android smartphones until 2015

Blizzard has revealed that both the iPhone and Android smartphone versions of Hearthstone won’t now arrive this side of Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 22nd 2014 at 8:49AM in News

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World of Warcraft subscriptions shoot up by over 600,000 ahead of Warlords of Draenor

World of Warcraft subscriptions shoot up by over 600,000 ahead of Warlords of Draenor

It seems that World of Warcraft is regaining some of its previously lost users ahead of its next big expansion.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Oct 15th 2014 at 9:43AM in News
Next Hearthstone expansion will include over 100 new cards

Next Hearthstone expansion will include over 100 new cards

Blizzard has said that it hopes to offer over 100 new cards when it rolls out its next expansion to free-to-play card game Hearthstone.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 1st 2014 at 3:30PM in News
Blizzard has cancelled MMO title Titan

Blizzard has cancelled MMO title Titan

Mystery MMO Titan has been scrapped by Blizzard after seven years of development.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 24th 2014 at 9:41AM in News
Is the end nigh for World of Warcraft?

Is the end nigh for World of Warcraft?

It’s taken almost ten years but it appears that World of Warcraft’s story is drawing to a close.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Sep 18th 2014 at 3:34PM in News

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Hearthstone now has over 20m players

Hearthstone now has over 20m players

Blizzard’s free-to-play card battler Hearthstone has reached a significant player milestone.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 16th 2014 at 10:48AM in News
MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to Blizzard merchandise

MARGIN MAKERS: Guide to Blizzard merchandise

Blizzard has published some of the biggest PC games of the last 20 years. MCV checks out the merch to make retailers go WoW

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 29th 2014 at 10:45AM in News
PR veteran Bryant joins Jagex

PR veteran Bryant joins Jagex

Jonnie Bryant has moved to Jagex as head of PR.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 28th 2014 at 4:31PM in News
Microsoft said Diablo 3's original 900p Xbox One resolution was 'unacceptable'

Microsoft said Diablo 3's original 900p Xbox One resolution was 'unacceptable'

The initial 900P resolution of Diablo 3 was unacceptable, Microsoft told Blizzard.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 20th 2014 at 9:29AM in News

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Blizzard: 'We don't expect World of Warcraft to grow again'

Blizzard: 'We don't expect World of Warcraft to grow again'

Blizzard says it isn’t expecting World of Warcraft to grow again.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 19th 2014 at 11:10AM in News
World of Warcraft subscription prices are increasing

World of Warcraft subscription prices are increasing

Blizzard has announced an increase to the subscription fees for World of Warcraft.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 18th 2014 at 10:53AM in News
VIDEO: World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor gets release date, dazzling cinematic

VIDEO: World of Warcraft Warlords of Draenor gets release date, dazzling cinematic

As well as making classy MMOs, Blizzard can certainly churn out decent cinematics too.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 15th 2014 at 12:15PM in News

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UPDATED: Sierra Games Twitter account teases Kickstarter campaign

UPDATED: Sierra Games Twitter account teases Kickstarter campaign

A Sierra Games Twitter account has teased an upcoming Kickstarter campaign.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Aug 11th 2014 at 5:06PM in News
Diablo III Ultimate Evil Edition allows for cross-platform save porting

Diablo III Ultimate Evil Edition allows for cross-platform save porting

Blizzard has revealed that those who have already played Diablo III on their last gen machines will be able to continue their games on PS4 or Xbox One.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 7th 2014 at 2:51PM in News
First Hearthstone: Curse of Naxxramas DLC available now on PC and iOS

First Hearthstone: Curse of Naxxramas DLC available now on PC and iOS

Blizzard has at long last released its single player DLC for card battling title Hearthstone.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 23rd 2014 at 10:22AM in News
How Blizzard is pulling players back into World of Warcraft

How Blizzard is pulling players back into World of Warcraft

I vowed never to touch World of Warcraft – or any other MMO – again after quitting to focus on my final year at university back in 2006. 

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 3:14PM in News
Newbee pockets $5m after winning Dota 2 International

Newbee pockets $5m after winning Dota 2 International

Chinese esports team Newbee have won this year’s Dota 2 International.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 22nd 2014 at 9:41AM in News
Diablo III to launch in China

Diablo III to launch in China

Blizzard has teamed up with NetEase to bring Diablo III to the Chinese market.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 15th 2014 at 2:46PM in News
Blizzard makes inclusivity pledge for future titles

Blizzard makes inclusivity pledge for future titles

Mike Morhaime has apologized for his company's previous dismissal of the importance of diversity in its games.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 11th 2014 at 11:34AM in News
Hearthstone's single player Curse of Naxxramas DLC priced

Hearthstone's single player Curse of Naxxramas DLC priced

Blizzard has confirmed the pricing for its upcoming single player Hearthstone expansion Curse of Naxxramas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 9th 2014 at 9:41AM in News
Rob Pardo leaves Blizzard

Rob Pardo leaves Blizzard

Blizzard’s chief creative officer Rob Pardo has left after 17 years with the studio.

Craig Chapple
by Craig Chapple
on Jul 4th 2014 at 10:43AM in News