Blizzard esports app keeps you on top of league matches

BlizzCon is right around the corner, which means big tournaments are imminent — and Blizzard unsurprisingly wants to be sure you can follow along. It just launched a Blizzard Esports app for Android and iOS that provides news, schedules, score and live viewing (including alerts) for competitive events in the developer’s various franchises, such as […]

Overwatch Summer Games end date: When does Blizzard event end on PS4, Xbox One?

Overwatch fans are counting down to the end of the Summer Games event on PS4 and Xbox One. The Summer Games event has an August 30 end date, which means there’s not long left to grab those seasonal loot boxes. Blizzard is yet to reveal an official end time for the event, but it’s likely […]

Blizzard confirms “multiple Diablo projects” in production, news by end of 2018

Enlarge / Necromancer-themed art from Diablo III‘s last expansion. (credit: Blizzard) A brief Wednesday video from Blizzard Entertainment confirmed some not-very-surprising news: the company is still working on the Diablo series. Today’s hint was the first to confirm “multiple Diablo projects” in production, however, with a tease of a larger reveal by year’s end. “The […]

Overwatch update: Blizzard changing entire character class with Hammond release date

Overwatch developer Blizzard is making big changes to the support class as part of next week’s Hammond update. Wrecking Ball has been given a July 24 release date on PS4, Xbox One and PC. As part of the accompanying update, Blizzard is experimenting with balance changes for its support heroes. With the exception of Zenyatta, Blizzard […]

Dow Jones accidentally leaks Activision Blizzard earnings

Dow Jones confirmed that it accidentally leaked headline numbers for Activision Blizzard’s earnings, which were due to be announced at 1 pm Pacific time on Thursday. Analysts were expecting revenues of $ 1.32 billion for the quarter, and revenue came in at $ 1.96 billion in the quarter. Net income was about 65 cents a […]

Winter Isn’t Done Yet; Upper Midwest Preps for Blizzard, Airlines Issue Waivers

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Watch GamesBeat Summit 2018 Day 1 talks from Niantic, Blizzard, and more

Game creators, publishers, and other influential people from the industry are gathering in Mill Valley, California, for the GamesBeat Summit today. Over the next two days, dozens of speakers will take the stage to discuss their insights about finding success and failure in this business. You could’ve joined us in person, but we understand tha…Read […]

Overwatch Uprising 2018 news: Blizzard teases HUGE new event – but it's not Battle Royale

Overwatch developer Blizzard has something big in store for its Uprising 2018 event. The next major Overwatch event launches on April 10, and it could come with a brand new mission. Blizzard’s latest Uprising 2018 trailer starts by looking at last year’s mission, codenamed ‘Archives File 0382’. The video confirms that the King’s Row mission […]