Heroes of the Storm Latest News
Heroes of the Storm,'s cross-IP MOBA, heads into its first stage of closed beta testing today, with the addition of ranked play and a bunch of other new content.
Loading up the game you'll be asked to register your familiarity with the genre, so if you're a veteran jungler you won't have to waste time going over tutorials you already know off by heart.
Soon after the next Technical Alpha patch for Heroes of the Storm,will be stocking the shop shelves with Stimpacks. These are timed buffs that apply boosts to XP and gold earned post-match.
Again, these are buffs and not huge dollops of XP and gold you can buy. They also don't apply during the match as that would cause some serious 'cheating' and elitism.
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.