Patch Notes

D.Va live in latest Heroes of the Storm patch, plus new hero rotation Happy patch day, Heroes of the Storm fans! Today’s patch, live now, brings new hero D.Va  to the game, plus big reworks to Alarak and Tyrande (sadly killing my favorite owl build). For all the details, check out the patch notes at the bottom of this post. And because it’s Tuesday, we have a new round of...

D.Va and more hit the Heroes of the Storm PTR Mondays are always a bit of a drag, but at least you have something to look forward to after work with a new Heroes of the Storm PTR build. The headliner of this build is new hero D.Va, and though we’ve already seen a preview of her in action, now you can test her out yourself....




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...

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....

Patch 7.2: The Tomb of Sargeras patch notes released The official patch notes for patch 7.2, The Tomb of Sargeras, have now been released. In the latest monstrous patch we’ll return to the Broken Shore to fight the Burning Legion — but there’s plenty more than just that to explore. Unlock flying, check out The Cathedral of Eternal Night, jump into all new class...

Newly buffed Bastion nerfed in latest Overwatch patch Bastion received a big rework in the Overwatch patch that went live on Tuesday, but his new Ironclad passive has already gotten a significant nerf. He’ll still have more survivability than he used to, but shouldn’t be quite so intimidating to other players. There are a few other defensive nerfs in the mix, too — including...




Latest Heroes of the Storm balance patch nerfs Tychus, Murky, and more The latest Heroes of the Storm patch notes are out and they’re slapping down the upstart heroes who’ve begun to dominate the Nexus. Varian’s point-and-click stun is no more as Warbringer loses its stun component, instead greatly increasing the slow applied by Charge. Colossus Smash and Twin Blades of Fury, however, have each received small buffs...

Lunar Festival arrives in Heroes of the Storm with updated patch notes The Lunar Festival has arrived, so head into Heroes of the Storm and get to rooster racing for gold and a Lunar Rooster mount. It’s a tough event, but you’ll have a chance to play from now through February 14, so there’s time to practice. Completing the race 25 times nets you a Lunar Rooster,...



WoW patch 7.2 PTR patch notes The patch notes for patch 7.1.5 were a bit last minute. We didn’t have official patch notes for the latest iteration of the game until right at patch day — and even then, they were incomplete, leading to confusion over what Blizzard was really trying to do. Was this new game behavior a bug or simply...

Everything you need to know about patch 7.1.5 Notes for the 7.1.5 patch have been released — and for a “small” patch, there is a lot to read here. This patch’s standout features include: Substantial changes to classes: Wowhead has a rundown on changes to every class. Substantial changes to secondary stats in an attempt to better balance them for all classes and specs....

Heroes of the Storm balance patch nerfs Ragnaros, Thrall, and Zul’jin Hot on the heels of Zul’jin’s release in Heroes of the Storm, the developers have released the latest balance patch which includes a number of buffs, nerfs, and bug fixes. Ragnaros, Thrall, Dehaka, Rehgar, and Zul’jin are all being tuned down in various ways — notably Thrall’s Earthquake and Zul’jin’s Taz’dingo. Taz’dingo is receiving a cooldown...

Latest Heroes of the Storm patch notes fix Raynor’s Hyperion and more Zul’jin is hitting Heroes of the Storm today, but today’s maintenance brings an all-new patch, too. The patch notes include some juicy mechanical changes including the introduction of the Armor mechanic (rather than abilities offering Resistant), boosting a number of heroes’ baseline survivability, and hero changes such as Azmodan gaining a baseline ability to move while...

The latest Heroes of the Storm patch notes Today’s Heroes of the Storm patch didn’t merely introduce Varian Wrynn as the newest playable character. Oh, no — today’s patch notes are quite extensive, including details on: The latest Brawl Countless class changes A Zeratul rework A new tutorial The Nexus Challenge event The Nexus Challenge requires players to party up with a friend...

Patch 7.1: Return to Karazhan patch notes Patch 7.1: Return to Karazhan is now live and available to play! Before you jump in, you might want to take a look at the official patch notes. The patch notes detail the new dungeon and raid, as well as quests and world events taking place, in addition to numerous class balance changes across PVE...

McCree gets a new Ultimate emote in the Overwatch PTR It’s always high noon somewhere, and now McCree has a new way to tell you about it in Overwatch. On the Overwatch PTR, McCree now announces his Ultimate status by smugly saying “You know what time it is.” Here at Blizzard Watch HQ, we’ve only gotten the new voice line to trigger after McCree kills an opponent with Fan the Hammer,...

Tyrande coming to Hearthstone in latest update Hearthstone rolled out its latest patch today which includes the previously announced Welcome Bundle. In addition, the patch notes reveal some upcoming treats such as new card backs and Tyrande as a Priest hero skin. The patch notes state Tyrande will be unlocked via a “special promotion” but provides no further details. You can check...