Redesign

StarCraft 2 to see substantial multiplayer redesign If you’re playing StarCraft 2 in multiplayer, you’ll be interested to discover that Blizzard is making a major redesign to multiplayer in the tradition of patch 3.8. There are quite a few changes here to be looked at — already Reddit and the official forums are buzzing at the news. One change that’s interesting is the...

How do you feel about class changes? When’s a good time for a class redesign? Do you prefer them during the launch of a new expansion, or would you rather see one happen in a patch if a class seems to need them? How do they affect your ability to play a class? Can you adapt to them quickly or have you...




Is it time for more character model revamps? There’s no good way to say this so I’ll say it badly. The Worgen lady model is terribad. It’s just awful. I get that Worgen aren’t exactly werewolves — they’re cursed to shapeshift via Druid magic, Goldrinn’s essence was poisoned by the Burning Legion during the War of the Ancients, I know. But still, no...

Could WoW get a complete overhaul? Looking at Heroes of the Storm and its 2.0 redesign gets me thinking about other games. It’s no secret I’m a long time World of Warcraft player — at this point I’ve been playing the game since a month after release, so we’re edging in on thirteen years — and so I’ve seen the game...

Breakfast Topic: Alternate History No, I’m not talking about Draenor this time. Instead, I want you to imagine that at launch, instead of whatever your favorite class is, World of Warcraft was just now introducing it to the game as a hero class. Imagine that you’ve waited years and now, at last, that class is being brought to life,...