Heroes of the Storm Summary
Trademark trawlsters have foundhas filed for 'Council of Glades' in New Zealand - that bit next to Australia - the bit on the right. It certainly sounds all Druid-like and World of Warcrafty.
Perhaps we'll find out at this year'swhich is scheduled November 6-7 at the Anaheim Convention Center, the mecca for Blizzardites. The trademark covers everything 'computer video game' imaginable.
MOBAs are notoriously tricky to get into, which is why's doing its best to make its cross-IP effort Heroes of the Storm a little less intimidating to beginners.
Step one comes in the, which tweaks the matchmaking rules to take the number of Quick Match games played into account when assigning teams.
, perhaps better known amongst Diablo 3 players as the Skeleton King, is the next character to be confirmed for Blizzard's MOBA Heroes of the Storm.
You might remember Leoric as the boss of's first zone, where he attempted to fend off players by alternately hitting them with a mace and flinging smaller skeletons at them. Blizzard has introduced the happy chap in a new spotlight video, which reveals the role Leoric plays in combat.
Cheats and hacks "will not be tolerated" in Heroes of the Storm, Blizzard permanently ban exploiters
has been swinging the banhammer in Heroes of the Storm going after those who have been using cheats and hacks. Specifically they've cracked down on the fog of war exploit discovered using the Nova.
Blizzard's cross-IP MOBA Heroes of the Storm will get a big, new Diablo-flavoured chunk of content, adding a playable version of the lovable Butcher demon, and a brand new themed battleground known as the 'Battlefield of Eternity'.
Those of you who played thewill remember The Butcher as the cleaver-wielding nutcase who pursued you through the catacombs of Tristram, uttering the famously creepy line; "Ah, fresh meat!". Personally, I think he was just misunderstood.