Roll20 and Wisdom are championing the return of competitive Heroes of the Storm esports, in a partnership with Heroes Community Clash League (HeroesCCL). It’s been almost two years since the paradigm of Heroes of the Storm esports shifted. Throughout it all, there has remained a tight-knit, passionate, and positive community within the game.… Read the rest
Heroes of the Storm, CraftWars event
NEW SKINS AND MOUNTS: CraftWars explores a world with… well, StarCraft and Warcraft!… Read the rest
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
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, Latest patch adds “a lot of exciting things”
The Nexus’ most extensive quest line to date, The Fall of King’s Crest, is now live.… Read the rest
Heroes of the Storm, Sally Whitemane is live
HGC – Destination: Korea
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 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
HGC Digest Week 10: The Next Generation of the Wombo Combo
Aaron Blackman – Blizzard Entertainment
Week 10 has come and gone, wrapping up league play for Phase 1 of HGC in Korea, Europe and North America. Some of this weekend’s matchups finalized how teams ranked going into the upcoming HGC Playoffs, determining the number of matches they’ll need to win to qualify for the Mid-Season Brawl at DreamHack Summer.… Read the rest