Latest Heroes of the Storm News

  • Overwatch: New Zarya Voice Lines Include IGN's 6.5/10 Score Humor (Complaint)

    Overwatch: New Zarya Voice Lines Include IGN's 6.5/10 Score Humor (Complaint)

    Someone on Reddit managed to extract some of Overwatch's audio files from PTR and found that new voice lines were added to each hero. It's interesting to see Blizzard's exerting their humor again, by adding Zarya a new voice line "I give it a... 6.5", referring to the 6.5/10 score IGN gives for Heroes of the Storm last year.  Apparently Blizzard still remember this, whether it's a pure humor or a little complaint. In fact, Blizzard tried that before. They put a red 6

    Blake Lau
  • Traditional MOBA vs. New Generation MOBA — Which One Has a Brighter Future?

    Traditional MOBA vs. New Generation MOBA — Which One Has a Brighter Future?

    MOBA genre has dominated gaming industry for the last five years. There are many different MOBAs on today's market and some of them are more successful than others, but they all have same core mechanics. With MOBA market getting crowded developers are forced to innovate do distinguish themselves from the competition. Let's take a look what are those innovations and what is the future of MOBAs.   Maps Traditionally, maps in MOBA games like League of Legends and DOTA2 consist of three lanes

    stefa47
  • Tracer First Impressions - Abilities, Talents, and Strategy

    Tracer First Impressions - Abilities, Talents, and Strategy

    Tracer might be an Overwatch character, but she just joined the Heroes of the Storm roster too! She's an absolute blast to play, and easily one of the game's most unique heroes to boot. If you want to play her well, you'll have to learn everything there is to know about this time-traveling-titan, because she's one of the game's most challenging heroes. In the video below, I spend some time getting to know all of Tracer's abilities and talents. Watching closely will give you

    Corey_T
  • Blizzard is Primed for a Big PAX East Showing

    Blizzard is Primed for a Big PAX East Showing

    With PAX East just around the corner, Blizzard has yet again, stirred up a bunch of publicity right before the event. There isn’t another company that I can think of, other than Apple, that does a better job at getting their fan bases excited for new products. With several large announcements this week, it looks like PAX East is going to be very interesting for the company based out of Irvine California. Their main showing or "crème de la crème" product is going to be

    joesilveira
  • Top 5 Most Anticipated Games of PAX East 2016

    Top 5 Most Anticipated Games of PAX East 2016

    PAX East is almost here, and like its previous shows, there will be a myriad of upcoming games to be played. From giant corporations like Activision Blizzard, to smaller indie companies like Hello Games, anyone that has something they want show will be at this year’s PAX East. Being one of the largest video conventions in country, PAX East has quickly become a haven for gamers around the world. It’s an oasis for expression, as anyone that follows the not-so-niche industry can come out and connect

    joesilveira
  • Dehaka First Impressions - Abilities, Talents, and Strategy

    Dehaka First Impressions - Abilities, Talents, and Strategy

    Dehaka is the latest hero to join Heroes of the Storm, and his design allows you to play him in some pretty unique and powerful ways. You'll need to master the abilities, talents, and general strategy of Dehaka if you want to become the monstrous and nearly-unkillable tank of the Zerg that your teams need. In the video below, I spend some time reviewing Dehaka's entire ability and talent kit, devising ways to play the hero successfully. If you're trying to learn him, you'll pick up a few

    Corey_T
  • Harvard University Team Disqualified For Cheating in Heroes of the Dorm

    Harvard University Team Disqualified For Cheating in Heroes of the Dorm

    Although Harvard University is one of the best institutes in the World, the following news reminds us the students are just human as well. According to ESPN, one player from Harvard University's Team Ambush attempted to cheat in Heroes of the Dorm, the largest Heroes of the Storm university tournament. An investigation by Tespa and Blizzard Entertainment indicated that a player on Team Ambush was sharing his Battle.net account during the tournament matches with a higher-ranked players who wasn

    Aaron
  • Overwatch Character Tracer Headed into the Nexus in April

    Overwatch Character Tracer Headed into the Nexus in April

    Overwatch will be officially released on May 24. For those Overwatch fans who dabble in Heroes of the Storm, here is a good news for you. The most popular Overwatch character Tracer will possible arrive in Nexus in April. According to Game Informer, Tracer comes with a set of abilities that are nearly identical to her signature blinking and time-travel hijinks in Overwatch. Unlike other heroes, Tracer can start using that ultimate ability at level one. She’ll instead be able to refine her pulse

    Aaron
  • Heroes of the Storm: Necromancer Xul Makes His Way Into Nexus

    Heroes of the Storm: Necromancer Xul Makes His Way Into Nexus

    Following the Diablo III Wizard Li-Ming, Blizzard announces that another powerful Diablo world hero necromancers Xul has already arrived in Nexus. As a necromancer, Xul never come to battle alone, thanks to his trait, Raise Skeleton. This allows the necromancer to call up the dead to do his bidding, calling up a new servant for every enemy minion he kills. Here are his other abilities: (Q) Spectral Scythe - It takes a moment to start up, but Xul charges up his scythe and tosses it forward, like a

    Aaron
  • Stunning Ranger-General Sylvanas Cosplay Show by RZCOS

    Stunning Ranger-General Sylvanas Cosplay Show by RZCOS

    Last time we presented you an epic cosplay show named "The Memory of Sylvanas", in which the cosplayers perfectly tell storyline of this Queen of the Forsaken. Today we will show you a stunning Sylvanas cosplay by a famous Korean team RZCOS, and it features the Ranger-General Sylvanas skin in Heroes of the Storm. Now, without further ado. Let’s check out the awesome cosplays below.        

    Aaron

Forum Posts