Heroes Of The Storm

Heroes of the Storm 2.0 patch notes include Genji, Hanamura, and new progression system Heroes of the Storm wants you to come back for more Nexus mayhem and it’s luring you back with an Overwatch-style makeover dubbed Heroes 2.0. Along with the introduction of Genji in today’s patch (and the revelation of D.va as the next hero) and Hanamura as the new map, Heroes is borrowing quite a few...

Heroes of the Storm unveils Nexus Challenge 2.0 With the launch of Heroes 2.0, Heroes of the Storm has also kicked off the Nexus Challenge 2.0, a series of in-game quests spread over 4 weeks. Each week, players will have a new objective yielding a new reward. Much like the previous Nexus Challenge event, this is a tie-in event with Overwatch, yielding rewards...




New Heroes of the Storm cinematic reveals D.Va as next hero As revealed during today’s Heroes 2.0 Heroes of the Storm livestream, the next hero to hit the Nexus will be D.Va of Overwatch. D.Va is confirmed as a Warrior in Heroes of the Storm, but few other details have been shared so far.

Heroes of the Storm influencers receiving real life Loot Chests Heroes 2.0 is introducing in-game loot chests, but some streamers and other influencers are receiving real world versions packed full of swag. An actual Heroes 2.0 Loot Chest showed up at my door. There's so much awesome packed in here. Thanks @BlizzHeroes team! pic.twitter.com/CdDhWTcEkY — Garrett Weinzierl (@GarrettArt) April 25, 2017 There’s a pretty substantial...

What you need to know about Heroes 2.0 before it launches tomorrow Heroes 2.0, the highly anticipated overhaul of nearly everything about Blizzard’s Heroes of the Storm is going live with a huge launch event tomorrow, April 25th at 1 p.m. CDT. The livestream will feature a Hanamura exhibition match, the debut of a new Heroes of the Storm cinematic, and a reveal for the next upcoming...

Heroes 2.0 hands-on with Soe and Tony Hsu Heroes 2.0 is going live in Heroes of the Storm next week on April 25, and as a lead-in to its launch, Heroes has shared a hands-on video with some of the new content. Associate Esports Manager Soe Gschwind-Penski (also known as Tracer In Real Life) checks out Genji and Hanamura alongside Senior Game Producer...




Heroes of the Storm balance update takes aim at Cassia, Tassadar, and Warriors Heroes of the Storm may be bringing the giant 2.0 update and a new hero reveal to us next week, but that doesn’t mean we’re not going to get changes in the meantime. Today’s balance update doesn’t hit anyone too hard, but makes adjustments to bring a couple heroes more in line with Blizzard’s vision for...

Megabundles come to Heroes 2.0 Much like their release calendar promised, it seems like every day brings something new and cool to Heroes of the Storm’s upcoming revamp. Today’s big news is a big one, literally. Megabundles will be available once Heroes 2.0 releases, and will allow players to get a whopping 20 heroes in each of four huge bundles....



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Heroes 2.0 launch event April 25th The upcoming launch of Heroes 2.0, Heroes of the Storm‘s highly anticipated revamp, now has an equally epic launch event to go with it. On April 25th at 1 p.m. CDT, Twitch’s Anna Prosser Robinson will host the event with Kevin Johnson. This event will feature in-depth game developer discussion and a face-off of some of...

A new rotation is all that’s happening in Heroes this week Welcome to another week in Heroes of the Storm! Though we have one more week to go before Heroes 2.0 launches on April 25, we now know that we’re getting a new hero and new map alongside it. That’s right: Genji and Hanamura are coming to Heroes of the Storm. Both are already live in the Heroes 2.0 open beta (which...

Latest Heroes 2.0 beta patch adds Genji and Hanamura The latest patch notes for the Heroes 2.0 open beta are packed with changes — about 3,000 words’ worth. The headliner of the patch is the addition of new hero Genji and map Hanamura, but a number of existing heroes are seeing changes too. The biggest change: a complete overhaul of Uther, who has seven brand new...

Genji and Hanamura coming to Heroes of the Storm Alongside the release of Heroes 2.0 on April 25, Heroes of the Storm will be releasing a new playable character and a new map: Genji and Hanamura from Overwatch. Genji As someone familiar with Overwatch might suspect, Genji is a highly mobile Assassin hero. His kit is largely faithful to his Overwatch abilities, though some...

This week’s Heroes rotation leaves us waiting for Heroes 2.0 It’s an all new week in Heroes of the Storm — and with one week to see Cassia in action, what do you think of the game’s latest hero? But the game’s biggest shake-up since launch, Heroes 2.0, is yet to come. Due to release on April 25, the new format reworks level progression and adds Overwatch-style loot boxes,...

Heroes of the Storm patch notes for April 4 The latest balance patch hit Heroes of the Storm today along with new hero Cassia. This patch includes a number of quality-of-life changes for the game in general, including alterations to targeting while stealthed and the hit boxes of some heroes. In addition, Nova’s Amazon skin received some recolors to avoid confusion with Cassia, and E.T.C....

This week’s Heroes rotation, plus Heroes 2.0 and Cassia What a week it’s been for Heroes of the Storm. Last week we found out about Heroes 2.0, the game’s first big rework since launch. It’s in beta now and due to launch on April 25th, so get ready! The update reworks level progression and adds the joy of randomness to our lives with Overwatch-style loot...