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The Nostalrius team is meeting with Blizzard

Last week, Blizzard officially responded to fan conversation surrounding the closure of the Nostalrius private server, which sparked growing calls for an official legacy server. While the company has put out the idea of a ‘Pristine Realm’ as a compromise, Blizzard is also set to meet with the team behind Nostalrius, …

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The Overwatch closed beta ends next week

Blizzard is finally on the final steps on the road to the launch of Overwatch. The game was announced way back in 2014 and since then, quite a few people have had a chance to see the game for themselves thanks to the lengthy closed beta, which finally ends next …

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Overwatch open beta, final release dates leaked

Although you’ll struggle to see it live now, a background takeover advert that appeared on IGN’s website has revealed that Blizzard’s upcoming, online multiplayer shooter (with a few MOBA elements) Overwatch, will have an open beta on 3rd May, with a final release on the 24th. You will have to pre-order …

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World of Warcraft: Legion system requirements

World of Warcraft is set to get another expansion this year, which also means that Blizzard has to update the game’s PC system requirements. Legion is set to release sometime this year, adding all new content to the game and bringing players back for more, so what will you need …

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The Overwatch beta returns next week

Last month, Blizzard announced that the Overwatch beta would be returning in February with a brand new game mode, some new maps and an all-new progression system. The beta’s return will also mark the next wave of invites for those still looking to get access and now it looks like …

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Activision reportedly buys MLG for $46 million

We recently heard that EA had set up its own eSports division internally to break into the pro gaming scene and get more involved with tournaments. Now, it looks like Activision is doing a similar thing, as the publisher has apparently bought Major League Gaming for $46 million. Activision has …

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Blizzard is suing a bot maker for copyright infringement

Blizzard has launched a lawsuit at the creators of several popular bot services that help players cheat at World of Warcraft, Diablo III and Heroes of the Storm. Blizzard is accusing the bot developers of copyright infringement and also points out that bot services ruin the gaming experience for legitimate …

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Overwatch won’t be free to play

After around a year of speculation, Blizzard today announced the proper release date for Overwatch and what payment model it will use. The game will be a full priced title, though skins will still be sold as microtransactions on the side. The game is also heading to the Xbox One …

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The Overwatch beta extends to Europe this month

Earlier this month, Blizzard officially announced that it would be launching the Overwatch beta, with a release date set for the 27th of October. At the time of the announcement, the beta was only scheduled to launch over in the US, cutting out the rest of the world. However, tomorrow’s …

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The Overwatch beta is coming soon

Back when Blizzard announced Overwatch last year, there was talk of a beta arriving in early 2015. As you can probably tell by now, that didn’t happen, but you will probably get to play the game quite soon, as the beta is finally landing this Fall, with an announcement and …

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