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Gaming News 2017

Sunday, February 26, 2017

World of Warcraft

Wing 3 for the Nighthold on Raid Finder is now open. Per the preview linked, Wing 4 will open March 7th.

You can now watch the Live Q&A VoD held this week.

Another "Unlocking Flying" blog is out: Unlocking Flying: Class Order Campaign.

A new preview for patch 7.2 is out: Patch 7.2 Preview: Shake Up the Battlegrounds with PvP Brawls.

Check out the latest hotfixes.

Diablo 3

The Patch 2.5.0 notes have been updated again this week.

Overwatch

We have a new lore bit from Blizzard this week: An Interview with Inventor Efi Oladele.

Sunday, February 19, 2017

World of Warcraft

A Developer Q & A is coming February 23rd.

A new blog discussing another requirement for unlocking flying is out: Unlocking Flying: World Quests.

We also get a preview of a feature to track sets in the blog: Patch 7.2: Transmogrification Sets Are Coming!.

Check out the latest hotfixes.

Diablo 3

The Patch 2.5.0 notes have been updated again this week.

Hearthstone

For those interested in Hearthstone, see what to look forward to this year in the blog A Year of Mammoth Proportions!

There will also be a Developer Insights LiveStream on February 21st.

Heroes of the Storm

A patch and a hotfix came out this week.

The For Azeroth! event mentioned last week is now going.

Sunday, February 12, 2017

World of Warcraft

A new blog about the upcoming Pet Battle Dungeon is out: A Call From the Caverns: Pet Battle Dungeon Preview.

Love is in the Air is going.

Check out the latest hotfixes.

Diablo 3

A new Developer Chronicle is out: Developer Chronicles - Rift Fishing.

The Patch 2.5.0 notes have been updated.

Heroes of the Storm

A hotfix came out this week.

The PTR patch notes have also been updated.

Coming February 14th through March 14th, a new event is coming with rewards for both World of Warcraft and Heroes of the Storm. Get the details from the official announcement.

Overwatch

The PTR is now available.

Sunday, February 05, 2017

Lord of the Rings Online

Update 19.3 is coming Monday. Check out the patch notes to see what to expect.

World of Warcraft

Love is in the Air, among other things. Check out what goes on This Month in WoW.

Blizzard gives some tips on how to find some of the tougher-to-get-to locations for the Broken Isles Explorer achievement (and ultimately the Pathfinder: Part One achievement) in the blog Unlocking Flying: Explorer.

Another blog gives us a look at what's coming in 7.2 with Preview: Legion Assaults on the Broken Isles.

Check out the latest hotfixes.

Diablo 3

Patch 2.5.0 is now up on the PTR. New features are coming: an armory and crafting material storage. (Sadly, no Necromancer yet.)

Starcraft 2

Patch 3.10.1 is out.

Heroes of the Storm

Just as a friendly reminder, the Lunar Festival runs until February 14th, so if you're going for the rooster mount, get those 25 races in by then.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Lord of the Rings Online

A new Producer's Letter has been posted, telling us about plans going forward, including Mordor and High Elves. Read it to find out more.

World of Warcraft

Want to unlock flying in the Broken Isles as soon as possible? Check out part of what's needed in the blog Unlocking Flying: Pathfinder Part One.

Check out the latest hotfixes.

Diablo 3

The Necromancer Q&A is viewable on different venues. Check them out and choose your venue from this post on the D3 official forums.

Ther's also a followup posted to a Q&A held back in December. Check it out here.

Starcraft 2

Patch 3.10 is out.

A new event, Ulnar New Year, is now going as well.

Season 1 for 2017 has also begun.

Heroes of the Storm

A new patch is out as well as a balance update.

Overwatch

Overwatch is celebrating the Year of the Rooster.

Also released in celebration: Overwatch Tapestry: "Winston's Journey to the West".

Sunday, January 22, 2017

World of Warcraft

The Lunar Festival is here.

Going now is the first micro-holiday: Call of the Scarab. See more about it in the announcement Remembering the Gates of Ahn'Qiraj.

Check out the latest hotfixes.

Diablo 3

Coming this Thursday: a Facebook Live Q&A on the Necromancer.

Heroes of the Storm

The Lunar Festival is coming to Heroes of the Storm as well.

A new patch is up on the PTR.

Sunday, January 08, 2017

Lord of the Rings Online

Out this week: Update 19.2.2.

World of Warcraft

Coming this Tuesday: patch 7.1.5.

A preview for the Nighthold has also been posted.

Diablo 3

Patch 2.4.3 is out. Check out the link for the patch notes or the overview for the basics.

Season 9 has also begun.

Also posted in celebration of Diablo's 20th Anniversary: Developer Insights: 20 years of Diablo.

Heroes of the Storm

A new patch came out, and also a balance update.

Also posted: Explaining the new Armor system.

Overwatch

The PTR is up.

New blog posted: Oasis Travel Tips.

Sunday, January 01, 2017

New Year's Day

Happy New Year!

World of Warcraft

Don't miss the fireworks!

See what's happening this month in WoW!

Diablo 3

See what's going to happen in Blizzard's games to celebrate Diablo's 20th Anniversary.

Also check out the 20th Anniversary retrospective.

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