BlizzCon 2017 – Video Games News Coverage Roundup

What is Blizzcon?

Blizzcon 2017 is underway and there is alot of news and announcements. I have may share of Blizzard games Overwatch is one of them.Those who don’t know what Blizzcon is, its a  two-day annual fan conversation which showcase games and merchandise from Blizzard Entertainment. Blizzard live streams the event on YouTube and Twitch. Although live stream is free you can buy a virtual ticket to watch panels, get in-game goodies and contest.

Let’s get right to the gaming news and announcements shall we. First, any D.VA fans out there? Razor release D.Va Gaming Peripherals with MEKA headset ($59.99), Abyssus Elite mouse and The D.Va Razer Goliathus ($19.99.). D.VA is one of my  favorite Overwatch characters in the game. Good job Razer gaming I am support to buy these soon.

Next, Starcraft 2 is free to play  and players can play Wings of Liberty campaign and Heart of the Swarm . All co-op commanders were announced and other single-player campaigns are available for purchase. Here is some Heroes of the Storm news, Hanzo is confirmed. Hanzo is a defense hero who using his bow and arrow to mark enemies and summon dragons. I have not played Heroes of the Storm lately. The game kinds of reminds me of League of Legends. I am sure folks about happy with this.

There is more blizzard games!

Recruitment mechanic where cards marked with recruit will pull a minion from your deck and put it directly into play.

Something for Warcraft  fans

Battle for Azeroth expansion has three zones set in the island nation of Kul Tira. There are new factions and an island system. Island system is  players will team up in a party of three to explore areas.  At launch of Battle for Azeroth , players will be able to level up  to 120 and purchase boosts.  Legion expansion allows level scaling and Blizzard wants Battle for Azeroth to have that.

Note: Players must enter enter a beginner zone as a level 120. Blizzard announced for Warcraft is Player Verses Player .  There are new arenas in  Tiragarde,  Zuldaza and Seething Shore.  Overwatch fanatics there is a new support hero named Moira O’Deorain. Moira’s backstory is a scientist and responsibility for Reaper’s powers.  Regenerate teammates and decay enemies. Teleport in a short distance and bypass barrier to damage enemies. She seem like a awesome support character. Two orbs such as heal and danger anyone. Will Overwatch have more heroes in the game? I am hoping to use her soon.

What is happen in Overwatch ?

Overwatch is getting a new map called BlizzardWorld.  The animated short focus on Reinhardt’s young days in the Crusader.  Reinhardt is accompanied with his old friend Balderich von Adler. Reinhardt learns that his team needs him and willing to protect people. He is a great tank character. Seeing his backstory is amazing and I saw Bastion robots too. Will we see more Overwatch animated shorts? I.

That’s all BlizzCon 2017 to digest for all your Overwatch, HeartStone, WOW and Heroes players.  Blizzard release of news  about their popular titles. I am excited for Overwatch. Don’t know about the others. We will see what happen next for Blizzard Entertainment. For players of Overwatch, World of Warcraft and Heartstone keep up the support.  Tune in next year as I cover more video game conversation.

Source: Polygon

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