Heroes Of The Storm’s Murky Finally Has His Day In The Sun

Murky is the last character in Heroes of the Storm I'd expect to kick ass in a team battle. Apparently, one player has uncovered the secret to the seriously underpowered Murloc's hidden powers: » 3/25/15 6:30pm Wednesday 6:30pm

The Banshee Queen Brings Such Wonderful Pain To Heroes Of The Storm

The latest patch for Heroes of the Storm's closed beta hits three major beats—a new game mode, the debut of the Banshee Queen Sylvanas Windrunner and Team League play for players that have reached level 40. I can show you two of those. » 3/25/15 3:00pm Wednesday 3:00pm

Lots of big changes are coming to Heroes of the Storm today. Blizzard's list of patch notes detail dramatic gameplay adjustments alongside the addition of a new hero, map, and ranked mode known as "Team League." The hero tweaks seem particularly interesting—Uther is basically being rebuilt with five new talents. » 3/24/15 10:45am 3/24/15 10:45am

One Small Thing I Love About Heroes Of The Storm

I recently added Heroes of the Storm to the growing pile of MOBAs that I've become hopelessly addicted to. And while I find the characters in Blizzard's new game lacking in some ways (like their skins), one thing really impresses me about it in comparison to League of Legends: the way the heroes talk to one another. » 3/23/15 4:30pm 3/23/15 4:30pm

Heroes Of The Storm Could Use Some Better Skins

Heroes of the Storm is a great-looking game compared to the other big MOBAs out there today. Despite that, Blizzard's game might have a problem. » 3/20/15 7:30pm 3/20/15 7:30pm

Ever wonder how many skulls there are in each part of the mines in that one Heroes of the Storm map? Reddit's MGTakedown just broke the answer down with a handy and simple illustration. Now go do the MOBA thing of memorizing all those numbers and then raging at your teammates for failing to do so. Tiny image included… » 3/19/15 2:50pm 3/19/15 2:50pm

Tell Us Your Best Toxic MOBA Player Stories

Toxicity is a fact of life in popular MOBA games like League of Legends, Heroes of the Storm, and Dota 2. No two toxic players are exactly the same, though. Encountering toxicity can even lead to genuinely heartfelt moments between people who've never met before. What's your most memorable run-in with MOBA toxicity? » 3/18/15 3:30pm 3/18/15 3:30pm

The Saturday Stream Challenges Heroes Of The Storm [All Done!]

"Is challenged by" might have been a more appropriate turn of phrase to use in the headline, but I figured if I wrote it that way and believed hard enough it would come true. Anyway, let's play Blizzard's MOBA! » 3/07/15 7:19pm 3/07/15 7:19pm

Heroes Of The Storm Is Getting Another Map And A Crazy New Character 

Blizzard announced a bunch of new goodies that are coming to its fresh-faced MOBA Heroes of the Storm today at PAX East. Another map, which looks very cool, is being added to the game. More importantly, however, there's a rad hero character incoming: Sylvanas. » 3/06/15 2:30pm 3/06/15 2:30pm

How Blizzard Is Taking Aim At Toxic Players In Heroes Of The Storm

Heroes of the Storm might be the new kid on the block, but Blizzard's still-in-beta-but-already-popular MOBA has grown enough that it's now forced to reckon with an ever-present problem in these sorts of games: toxicity. One developer broached the subject in a recent interview with Red Bull in an interesting way. » 3/05/15 12:30pm 3/05/15 12:30pm

The All-Star Blizzard Toy Line We've Always Wanted

Across its handful of properties Blizzard has some of the most iconic characters in gaming. It's free-to-play MOBA Heroes of the Storm brings them all together, and now NECA's Heroes of the Storm action figure line is making toy collectors' dreams come true. » 2/11/15 9:00am 2/11/15 9:00am

Heroes Of The Storm Welcomes Warcraft's Mightiest Sorceress

Along with some holiday-themed outfits and the introduction of timed stimpack buffs, the latest update for Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm does frost mages everywhere proud. You show 'em, Jaina. » 12/02/14 1:30pm 12/02/14 1:30pm

Blizzard is planning to add this cool Diablo-themed map as a Battleground in Heroes of the Storm, with the High Heavens going up against the forces of Hell. Not much is known yet, but it'd look great if the winning side could slowly take over the other half of the map, just like Zerg creep. » 11/10/14 8:30am 11/10/14 8:30am

Watch a Former StarCraft Pro Play Heroes of the Storm

Greg "IdrA" Fields, one of the most controversial players of the StarCraft II scene, might no longer play as a pro, but as you can see he's still around. He sat down with IGN and showed how to play properly with Tychus, one of the best DPS characters in Blizzard's upcoming MOBA, Heroes of the Storm. » 4/25/14 9:30am 4/25/14 9:30am

Kerrigan has an axe to grind once again in the new trailer for Heroes of the Storm, Blizzard's upcoming MOBA-style game that it's not calling a MOBA. But it's not like she doesn't have plenty of totally valid reasons to be so pissed off, right? » 4/11/14 3:18pm 4/11/14 3:18pm

YouTube Stars Play Blizzard's Upcoming Heroes of the Storm

Heroes of the Storm, Blizzard's upcoming MOBA, looks fun when big YouTubers, like TotalBiscuit, StarCraft's Husky, Jesse Cox and a few others team up to try out the game, which is currently in alpha—a fact that explains why it looks a bit empty at the moment, compared to, say, DOTA. » 3/24/14 7:20am 3/24/14 7:20am

The Coolest Heroes of the Storm Alpha Costumes

An alpha version of Blizzard's upcoming MOBA, Heroes of the Storm, launched a few days ago, giving everyone with access a chance to try the game out in early development. And while many of the playable heroes of the Blizzard universe have not been added yet, a great deal of cosmetic skins are already available. » 3/20/14 1:00pm 3/20/14 1:00pm

Watch Blizzard Developers Play the Upcoming Heroes of the Storm

Casted by the game director Dustin Browder himself, here's a look at Heroes of the Storm and an intense match between Blizzard developers. » 3/04/14 6:00am 3/04/14 6:00am

Blizzard's newest MOBA, Heroes of the Storm, is entering "technical alpha"—they're going to start opening invites to "a very limited number of participants" soon. If you want to enter, opt in on your battle.net account. » 3/03/14 12:59pm 3/03/14 12:59pm

Designer Apologizes for Reply to Question About Oversexed Characters

The game director for Blizzard Entertainment's upcoming Heroes of the Storm has apologized for his treatment of a question about how characters are designed—specifically how multiplayer online battle arena games, of which Heroes is one, tend to hyper-sexualize female avatars. » 11/24/13 1:12pm 11/24/13 1:12pm