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.
Hearthstone‘s Year of the Raven has been revealed to be The Witchwood. The expansion will be launching soon and starting on March 26th, new cards will be revealed everyday leading up to the launch of The Witchwood.
The first expansion of
The city of Gilneas once lived in uneasy peace with the sprawling, ancient forest that looms beyond its walls. That was before a darkness began to fester in the heart of the forest. . . .
Before the curse of The Witchwood!
A sunless gloom now cloaks winding trails as gnarled branches claw hungrily at passersby. Terrified travelers speak of misshapen shadows flickering in an unearthly mist. In the witching hours, eerie figures are seen stalking the narrow alleys and foggy, cobble-stoned streets of the city itself!
Join Gilneas’ bravest heroes they hunt for the source of the dreadful curse in Hearthstone’s latest expansion! Whatever lurks in the heart of The Witchwood will soon discover that it has bitten off more than it can chew—the people of Gilneas bite back.
New Cards & Keywords
The Witchwood Expansion includes 135 all new Witchwood themed. A new theme of these cards are that some of these cards give bonuses depending if your deck has even number or odd number cost cards.
Echo and Rush are the two new keyword cards that are going to be included in this expansion. Cards with the Echo keyword can be played multiple times within the same turn as long as you can pay the mana. Cards with the Rush keyword can attack opposing minions on the same turn they are played.
Monster Hunt will launch two weeks after The Witchwood expansion launches. Monster Hunt is The Witchwood’s single-player mode where players will defeat bosses to build up their deck as they venture deeper into The Witchwood.
Blizzard Games is celebrating Starcraft’s 20th Year Milestone by giving each Blizzard Game a cross-over event that rewards players Starcraft related items just by logging in within the respective time-frame.
Starcraft: Remaster [March 6th]
Log on after March 6th and receive a commemorative 20th Anniversary UI Skin.
Starcraft 2 [March 6th]
Log on after March 6th to receive a special UI Skin for every race and a 20th Anniversary Portrait and Decal.
Diablo 3 [March 6th]
Logon 3 after March 6th and receive Dominion’s Revenge, a fearsome Battlecruiser-themed Pet.
Overwatch [March 6th – April 3rd]
Logon after March 6th and receive the Sarah Kerrigan Ghost Widowmaker skin.
World of Warcraft [March 31st – April 6th]
Logon and salute either Zergling, Grunty, Mini Thor, Baneling or Zerador companion pet and receive the “Salute to Starcraft” Feat of Strength after March 31st.
Heroes of the Storm [March 27th – April 7th]
Logon after March 27th and receive the 20th Anniversary Portrait for each Starcraft race.
Hearthstone [March 21st – 25th]
Logon after March 21st and receive 3 free Kobolds & Catacombs packs.
March, 2018 is Hearthstone’s 48th Ranked Play Season and this month will be rewarding the Year of the Mammoth Cardback.