Hearthstone‘s latest expansion has been revealed to be The Boomsday Project and will be releasing on August 7th bringing 135 new cards.
The Boomsday Project expansion includes the new Magnetic keyword cards, Omega Cards, Project Cards and the addition of the first legendary Spell cards. The Magnetic keyword allows mech cards to fuse with other mech cards, combining their stats and abilities. Omega Cards which gains a bonus when played at full mana and Project Cards that affect both players.
Overwatch revealed their 28th hero today and it’s a hamster in a huge mech with the codename Wrecking Ball. The hamster’s real name is Hammond and this hero is a very mobile tank capable of disruption enemy positions alongside being a threat to the backline.
Wrecking Ball’s tinkering capabilities and iron-clad mech make him a formidable tank hero, capable of bowling through the front line of the opposition and causing mayhem in the back line.
Automatic assault weapons.
Transform into a ball and increase maximum movement speed.
Launch a grappling claw to rapidly swing around the area. Enables high speed collisions to damage and knockback enemies.
Deploy a massive field of proximity mines.
Slam into the ground below to damage and launch enemies upward.
Overwatch’s 2nd Anniversary Event starts today and will include the addition of the new free for all deathmatch map Petra. A bunch of new cosmetics are also coming back from previous events such as Retribution, Summer Games and Halloween Terror alongside new cosmetics for the 2nd Anniversary Event that include 8 new legendary skins.
The Event will last until June 11th and everyone is given a free Bonus Legendary Anniversary Loot Box that has a guaranteed legendary item.
Overwatch‘s newest Escort Map, Rialto is now live on all platforms. This new patch also includes some Hero changes regarding Brigitte, Genji, Hanzo, Junkrat, Lucio and Tracer that can be seen here.
Rialto was home to Talon agent Antonio Bartalotti’s sprawling estate and the backdrop to the infamous “Venice Incident,” a turning point for Overwatch and Talon. The Italian government has taken great steps to preserve Venice, and the results are striking. Tourists visiting this picturesque town can sample the regional cuisine, enjoy a relaxing gondola ride, visit Galleria D’arte Omnica (the local art gallery), or simply take in the sights with a stroll along the canal.
Overwatch‘s PvE Story Event Uprising is returning alongside new content Retribution.
Starting tomorrow on Tuesday, April 10th, 2018,
Retribution is this year’s new PvE Story Event that take places with the Blackwatch, 8 years ago. Players will be able to pick Genji, Moira, McCree or Reyes in an Co-Op PvE mission reliving what happened 8 years ago for the Blackwatch.
Items from last year’s Uprising Event will return alongside brand new items that tie into this year’s Retribution Event. Both the Event will last until April 30th, 2018.
PAX East 2018, Blizzard revealed Heroes of the Storm’s next Hero to enter the Nexus, Deckard Cain from the Diablo Universe. Deckard Cain is a Support Hero that excels at healing his teammates, debuffing enemies and providing crowd control but requires good positioning and peel. Deckard Cain will be joining the Nexus sometime this month.
Fenix, Steward of the Templar from Starcraft. Fenix is an assassin hero with alot of mobility and consistent damage.
The next upcoming Hero to enter the nexus is
As one of the greatest heroes in protoss history, Fenix’s deeds on the battlefield are legendary. After falling to the zerg during the invasion of Aiur, his body was recovered and implanted into a dragoon so he could continue to fight. Not even death can stop Fenix from achieving glory and valor.