Heroes of the Storm Latest News
You might have heard of a little event called Blizzcon 2014 over the weekend, during which many new and exciting things were revealed.
One of those things is that the company's crossover MOBA Heroes of the Storm will be heading into closed Beta next January, complete with its latest playable heroes - the, and World of Warcraft alumni and .
Blizzard has unveiled two bonus gifts for those who pre-order Diablo III: Reaper of Souls, or at least activate their keys by March 31st. What goodies does Blizzard have for us? One is a Demon Hunter.
Wait - doesn't Diablo III have a Demon Hunter? Yes it does. This one however is unlocked for Heroes of the Storm. The other gift is a pair of glorious Archangel wings to strut with.
According to a press event in South Korea recently, Diablo 3 game director Josh Mosquiera may have revealed Blizzard's plans to use a League of Legends style pay model for their Heroes of the Storm.
Mosquiera had said those who pre-order the new World of Warcraft expansion receive the Demon Hunter for the MOBA, which would mean you'd need to pay to access heroes.
Blizzard MOBA Heroes of the Storm has maybe just averted its very own storm in a teacup moment as game director Dustin Browder has apologised for a 'curt' response he offered in an interview.
The question was about the portrayal of the female characters in Heroes of the Storm, to which he had replied: "We're not running for President." Those are incendiary words in PR-speak.
Blizzard has switched nametags again as the originally unveiled 'Blizzard DOTA' became 'Blizzard All-Stars', and has now (finally?) become 'Heroes of the Storm'. How best to deliver this news of change?
Assault fan psyche with an adorable animated short featuring Warcraft, StarCraft and Diablo characters. They tease a new debut for this year's BlizzCon event in early November.