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Hearthstone NERFs confirmed: Poor Giggling Inventor!

Hearthstone NERFs confirmed: Poor Giggling Inventor!

Today Blizzard confirmed a number of changes to several new or nearly-new Hearthstone cards that've become a bit too powerful. This isn't a new occurrence - Blizzard changes the costs of cards and/or switches the power of cards every once in a while to bring balance to the force. Or the game - whichever. In this most recent set of switches, Blizzard's Hearthstone gameplay specialists took on Giggling Inventor, Mana Wyrm, and Aviana.

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Blizzard: No Diablo 3 cross-play in the near future

Blizzard: No Diablo 3 cross-play in the near future

Blizzard fans have a lot to look forward to in the coming weeks, with the developer's annual BlizzCon event kicking off on November 2nd. As they do every year, the company will make announcements for their biggest games, including World of Warcraft, Overwatch, and Diablo. In the case of the latter, some big news is expected this year, as the game's "What's Next?" panel is scheduled for the first day. Unfortunately, Blizzard has confirmed what isn't coming next, and that's the recent news that multi-platform cross-play for Diablo III is on the way.

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Blizzard clarifies Diablo leak, says ‘Reign of Terror’ is not a thing

Blizzard clarifies Diablo leak, says ‘Reign of Terror’ is not a thing

Blizzard fans, specifically Diablo players, had a lot to be excited about over the last day, as several new items listed on the developer's online store featured the name "Diablo Reign of Terror." These were at first believed to have been revealed a bit early, and considered leaks of an announcement to come at this year's BlizzCon event. Blizzard has been quick to speak out, however, and says the merchandise and its name is in no way related to a new Diablo title.

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Diablo Reign of Terror: Is this Blizzard’s next big game?

Diablo Reign of Terror: Is this Blizzard’s next big game?

This week the folks at the Blizzard merchandise shop may've leaked more than they intended with a few new products. It's just as likely that this is the name of the company's newest initiative in multi-platform Diablo goods and entertainment. Earlier this year it was reported by Blizzard that they'd be bringing Diablo madness to the world in multiple forms soon - and through the next year - so anything is possible, really.

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LEGO Overwatch Omnic Bastion arrives as a limited collectible kit

LEGO Overwatch Omnic Bastion arrives as a limited collectible kit

LEGO has launched a new set featuring the character Bastion from Overwatch. The product is being sold exclusively by Blizzard through its online shop, where buyers can get the building kit for $25 USD. The plastic figure is fairly small when completed, the entire LEGO kit feature 182 pieces. The launch follows teasers Blizzard released in August.

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Blizzard president exits but there’s great news for gamers

Blizzard president exits but there’s great news for gamers

It's a day of big changes for Blizzard, as Mike Morhaime has announced that he's stepping down from his role as president of the company. Morhaime has been with Blizzard since the beginning, being one of the company's co-founders along with Allen Adham and Frank Pearce. Blizzard has enjoyed a lot of success with Morhaime at the helm, so this can definitely be viewed as the end of an era for the company.

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BlizzCon 2018 might have a big Diablo announcement

BlizzCon 2018 might have a big Diablo announcement

BlizzCon 2018 kicks off in just a few weeks, and we're expecting big announcements for a least a few of Blizzard's franchises. Diablo in particular is due for something new, as the series skipped BlizzCon 2017 entirely. As it turns out, Diablo might be getting the biggest reveal of them all if the BlizzCon 2018 schedule is anything to go on.

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Have a look at LEGO’s take on Tracer from Overwatch

Have a look at LEGO’s take on Tracer from Overwatch

Overwatch is probably the perfect example of a video game that gained immense popularity early on and managed to hold onto it. After all, the game is such a hit that it's getting a series of LEGO sets modeled after it, and LEGO doesn't create sets for any old thing. Today, we're getting our very first look at these new Overwatch-themed LEGOs, starting with - what else? - the Tracer mini figure.

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World of Warcraft Classic demo download and where to get it

World of Warcraft Classic demo download and where to get it

Now that the launch of Battle for Azeroth has come and gone, longtime World of Warcraft fans are hoping to hear some new things regarding WoW Classic at BlizzCon this year. WoW Classic, for those who need a refresher, is Blizzard's return to the old days of World of Warcraft, as it'll revisit the game in its original state (or at least something close to it). Given the amount of excitement that some unofficial vanilla servers have managed to generate thoughout the years, it goes without saying that a lot of people are excited to see what Blizzard does with WoW Classic.

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Overwatch gets updated colorblind feature with nine color options

Overwatch gets updated colorblind feature with nine color options

Though Blizzard's hit game Overwatch already offered a colorblind setting, many players complained that it was inadequate. The solution involved a color filter, not a true colorblind mode, resulting in mass color changes that altered the entire look of the game. That has change, with Blizzard releasing an update that brings nine color customization options.

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Overwatch adds exclusive Legendary Demon Hunter skin for Sombra

Overwatch adds exclusive Legendary Demon Hunter skin for Sombra

Blizzard Entertainment has announced a new exclusive skin for the Overwatch character Sombra. The company will be holding its BlizzCon event later this year and anyone who purchases a ticket will be able to get the new skin. Called "Legendary Demon Hunter Sombra," the new skin has arrived in the game now.

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Overwatch gets a huge discount in October’s Humble Bundle

Overwatch gets a huge discount in October’s Humble Bundle

If you've been thinking about picking up Overwatch, it might be worth checking out Humble Bundle. The hugely popular FPS has been added to the Humble Monthly bundle for October, which means that it's getting a pretty significant discount. On top of that, you'll also be getting whatever other games will be in October's bundle, which is just icing on the cake.

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