Heroes of the Storm, ‘Dark Nexus’ Event

The Raven Lord was finally defeated, but the chaos and hatred continue to spill across the Nexus. Some, like the noble Protoss heroes Tassadar and Fenix, journeyed into the rift, risking their sanity to slow the corruption. Others, drawn by the outpouring of power, sought to harness it. Deathwing soared into the violent heart of the Dark Nexus intent on gorging himself and waging a war of conquest.… Read the rest

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Demon Hunter prologue is live

Get prepared for the iconic Demon Hunter’s arrival in Hearthstone with the brand-new Demon Hunter prologue, available on all Hearthstone platforms!

The prologue campaign—which is free for all players—is a set of four story-driven single-player missions that explores how Illidan Stormrage became a Demon Hunter. Learn about Illidan’s origin story from his perspective with the prologue, and get a first look at the Demon Hunter playstyle!… Read the rest

Heroes of the Storm: MechaStorm II and Chen rework

MechaStorm II reactivate! The Xenotech invasion, led by Mecha Malthael, threatens the Nexus once again with the goal of destroying Neo-Stormwind. Heroes of the Storm players can stand together with Mecha Valla and Mecha Yrel of MechaStorm to help put Xenotech’s devious plans to a halt. But first, you’ll need to choose your side and equipment:

  • New Mecha Yrel Skin
  • New Mecha Valla Skin
  • New Xenotech Malthael Skin
  • New Seraph Wing Mount

To do battle, players will need to complete the MechaStorm II Quest.… Read the rest

Heroes of the Storm, Imperius is Now Live

The Archangel of Valor, Imperius, is ready to defend the Nexus. The leader of the Angiris Council is now live in Heroes of the Storm!
Imperius is a melee Warrior who specializes in engaging enemies and setting up his teammates for big combos. With angelic might, he commands the battlefield by leading by example and getting into the thick of things.… Read the rest

Heroes of the Storm, what’s new

At BlizzCon 2018, Blizzard  was excited to welcome an all-new Hero—the first ever Nexus-born Hero—as well as a number of exciting gameplay updates.

New Hero – Orphea: Heir to the mighty Raven Lord, our first Nexus-born Hero is a ranged Assassin who moves gracefully around the battlefield, brimming with youthful energy and powerful chaotic magic.… Read the rest

Heroes of the Storm, Sally Whitemane is live

The Scarlet Monastery’s High Inquisitor has arrived to purge the Nexus of undeath—Sally Whitemane is now live in Heroes of the Storm! Always looking for an edge over her foes, Whitemane’s an aggressive priest who heals allies by damaging her enemies.
If healing allies by smiting your foes as Sally Whitemane isn’t enough action for you, the paramilitary outfit Viper has been unleashed in the Nexus.… Read the rest

HGC – Destination: Korea

Blizzard Entertainment

The Eastern Clash is here! The newly erected Paradise City resort in Incheon, Korea will host the top four Heroes of the Storm teams from both HGC China and HGC Korea in an epic competition. $100,000 in prize money will be up for grabs, along with the Eastern Clash trophy and international bragging rights.… Read the rest

HGC – Destination: Los Angeles

Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard Arena will play host to the first Western Clash in North America! The top four Heroes of the Storm teams from both Europe and North America will convene in sunny California to crown a new champion and dole out another $100,000 in prize money.

Team Dignitas are poised to take home the hardware yet again, but North America’s HeroesHearth Esports have been looking up to snuff as well.… Read the rest

Heroes of the Storm, ‘Warchrome Wastes’ event highlights the newest patch

A new Heroes of the Storm patch is now live, bringing new updates to the Nexus—including the Warchrome Wastes event, Hero reworks, and more!

Welcome to the Warchrome Wastes

The Warchrome Wastes make up a gritty wasteland located at the farthest reaches of the Nexus. To ensure you’re ready for this hellish new landscape, new skins and a new mount are also now available: Vile Azmodan, Diesel Speaker Nazeebo, Roadraider Raynor, and the Helldorado Speeder Bike.… Read the rest

The Warcraft universe comes to Heroes of the Storm

The Warcraft universe has come to the Nexus in a big way with the arrival of Alterac Pass, live on the Heroes of the Storm PTR! This new three-lane battleground is inspired by the iconic World of Warcraft battleground Alterac Valley.

In additional, we’re welcoming a new Warcraft Hero to the fray—Yrel, the first-ever Draenei to enter the Nexus.… Read the rest

HGC – Focus Down: the Playoffs

Dylan Walker, Blizzard Entertainment

There is only one route to the Mid-Season Brawl remaining now for all regions, and that is winning through the HGC Playoff bracket this weekend. The stepladder format will see the winners of the initial matches described below play the next team above them in the standings.… Read the rest

Heroes of the Dorm Heroic Four

Blizzard Entertainment

Since late February, more than 300 universities in North America have been battling it out in Blizzard Entertainment’s premier collegiate esports tournament – Heroes of the Dorm – for a chance to win the grand prize: tuition for the rest of their collegiate careers. Now, after months of intense competition, four universities are all one step closer to becoming Heroes of the Dorm champions and will be joining fans for the Heroic Four at the Blizzard Arena – Los Angeles on May 12.… Read the rest