BlizzCon 2018: Overwatch Summary

BlizzCon 2018 Opening Ceremonies saw the premiere of a new short, Reunion, featuring Jesse McCree and a host of other new interesting characters, including Ashe, B.O.B., and Echo, an interesting omnic/AI appearing character. Following the short, hero 29 was announced: Ashe. Ashe will be a medium to long range DPS hero, and her ultimate is one unlike any other; B.O.B. […]

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BlizzCon 2018: World of Warcraft Q&A

This year’s BlizzCon World of Warcraft Q&A was hosted by Scott Johnson, host of The Instance podcast and recent recipient of a Podcaster Hall of Fame award. Panelists included Alex Afrasiabi (Senior Creative Director), Ion Hazzikostas (Game Director), John Hight (Executive Producer), and Chris Robinson (Senior Art Director). Some questions were submitted by players via the forum here; however, most were […]

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Blizzcon 2017: Heroes of the Storm Summary

The release of Heroes of the Storm 2.0 saw the highest player engagement ever – even higher than at the launch of the game. In 2017 a total of seven new battlegrounds were added, doubling the number originally available. The developers also gave us some completely new battleground mechanics, including payloads in Hanamura and passive environmental interactions such as conveyor […]

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Blizzcon 2017: Starcraft II Summary

With Starcraft II: Wings of Liberty having been released July 27th, 2010 and its final expansion, Legacy of the Void, being released on November 10th, 2015, many Starcraft II fans have been wondering what’s next for their favorite real-time strategy video game. With so many favorite characters now removed from the camping aspect of the game (via death or story […]

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Blizzcon 2017: E-Sports Round-Up

With the end of Blizzcon comes the crowning of the Champions of Blizzard, from the Overwatch World Cup to the World of Warcraft Arena World Championship. Many amazing matches were played throughout the weekend and, at the end, those left standing were exhausted but exhilarated. The winners are as follows: Overwatch World Cup 1st place – South Korea 2nd place […]

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