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Former EQ Executive Producer Holly Longdale Lands At Blizzard To Work On WoW Classic

Former EverQuest and EverQuest II Executive Producer Holly Longdale has landed with Blizzard, where she'll be working on World of Warcraft Classic. Longdale left...

Hearthstone’s Ashes Of Outland Expansion Now Live, Brings New Demon Hunter Class

The Ashes of Outland expansion for Hearthstone is now live, adding the demon hunter, the first new class for Blizzard's free-to-play online CCG, since...

Blitzchung’s Suspension From Professional Hearthstone Is Now Over

To say that a lot has happened in the world -- and especially in China -- over the past six months is a bit...

Hearthstone’s Year Of The Phoenix Brings New Demon Hunter Class, Expansions, Progression Revamp, And...

Blizzard had a lot to announce in today's Hearthstone livestream, showing off a new expansion and a slew of other new information and cards...

CS:GO Tournament In Poland Had Zero Live Attendees But Set Online Viewership Record

While most news surrounding the coronavirus has centered around Asian territories, at least one esports event in Europe was semi-adversely affected this weekend. I...

Blizzard’s Q4 Financials Show That The Blitzchung Controversy Probably Had No Effect

When I wrote about the top free-to-play gaming news stories of 2019, I put the Hearthstone Blitzchung controversy at #1. In doing so, however,...

Coronavirus Disrupts League Of Legends, CS:GO Esports Events In Asia

Once again, real life intrudes on video games. In this case, it's the fault of the coronavirus, which, as you've likely heard, is making...

Suspended Hearthstone Player Blitzchung: “Even If I Had A Chance To Go Back, I...

Last October, professional Hearthstone player Blitzchung made headlines around the world for his vocal support of Hong Kong during a tournament broadcast. He was...

First Chapter Of Hearthstone’s New Solo Adventure, Galakrond’s Awakening, Is Now Live

Hearthstone's latest solo adventure, Galakrond's Awakening, is now live, along with new content, heroes, and balance changes for Hearthstone Battlegrounds. In the solo adventure,...

Blizzard Nerfs Hearthstone’s Post-expansion Dominant Shaman Meta

It's no surprise to hear that a CCG has a balance issue. From the first days of Magic: The Gathering to the current crop...

Heroes, Human Resources, And Hong Kong: The Top 10 Stories In F2P Gaming In...

2019 was … certainly a year. It was the best of times and the worst of times, but most importantly … it was time....

Hearthstone’s Descent Of Dragons Expansion Now Live, Get All Five Legendary Galakronds Free

Hearthstone's latest expansion, Descent of Dragons, is now live, highlighting the culmination of the epic battle between the League of Explorers and the League...

Hearthstone Battlegrounds Now In Open Beta

Previously available only to pre-purchasers of the next expansion set, Hearthstone's auto-battler mode, appropriately named Hearthstone Battlegrounds, is now in open beta for everyone...

Hearthstone Battlegrounds Devs Aren’t Concerned About Monetization

When a Hearthstone auto-battler was announced at BlizzCon, one of the questions we had was "How will it be monetized?" Apparently, that's a...

Hearthstone, Overwatch Game Directors Come Out Against Blitzchung’s Suspension

Let's add some Overwatch to the ongoing Hearthstone drama, shall we? In an interview with the Washington Post late last week, Overwatch Game Director...

BlizzCon 2019: Hearthstone Has A Dragon-Heavy Expansion And New Auto-Battler Mode

Hearthstone was the only free-to-play Blizzard game making news at BlizzCon 2019 (unless you count some minor Heroes of the Storm news), and there...

Jagex Hires Three, Including Creative Director For Unannounced Action RPG

Jagex has some new high-level hires, and they're be set to work on RuneScape, as well as other projects. For starters, both RuneScape and...

Five Members Of Congress Ask Blizzard To “Reconsider” Hearthstone Player’s Suspension

"The suspension heard 'round the world" keeps generating news. One week after lightening the discipline handed down to Hearthstone pro Ng Wai "Blitzchung" Chung...