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There is a Duck Hunt minigame hidden in Heroes of the Storm’s main menu

With each new hero added to Heroes of the Storm comes a new menu screen. This latest is a little special since it's got an entire Duck Hunt-style shooting minigame hidden inside of it. You just need to know where to click.

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Warcraft IV? Blizzard will think about it once StarCraft II is finished

StarCraft II is nearly wrapped up with the impending release of Legacy of the Void, so how about another Warcraft RTS? Blizzard knows we're interested, and will consider it once StarCraft is done.

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Blizzard’s Hearthstone rakes in more than $20 million a month

Blizzard's digital card game Hearthstone earns more than $20 million monthly in microtransaction revenue, research firm SuperData confirmed this week.

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Become a Demon Hunter in World of Warcraft’s next expansion: Legion

Subscription numbers may be down, but that doesn't mean Blizzard is halting its progression of the World of Warcraft story. In the latest expansion, the Burning Legion are back, and players will need to level up and gain new weapons to take it down.

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Blizzard invites players to The Grand Tournament in the next Hearthstone expansion

It's been a little while since the last major Hearthstone expansion, Goblins vs. Gnomes, was released, so it must be time for another: The Grand Tournament adds 132 new cards and is coming this August.

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How Blizzard plans to resurrect Leoric for Heroes of the Storm

Heroes of the Storm is receiving a major content update, this time themed after Diablo 3. We had the chance to see it first-hand, and can confirm that Leoric is the still the ultimate Skeleton King.

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Blizzard will allow flying mounts in Draenor (with a catch)

Blizzard has found a compromise for flying mounts in the new expansion areas, enabling players to take to the sky after they have sufficiently explored the new zones on foot.

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Blizzard’s free-to-play MOBA Heroes of the Storm is now in open beta

Blizzard's Heroes of the Storm takes characters and locations from its popular Warcraft, Starcraft, and Diablo franchises as well as lesser known games, and mashes them together in a free-to-play MOBA, which is now available to everyone.

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Happy third birthday, Diablo III! Here’s that Cow Level you won’t shut up about

To celebrate the third anniversary of Diablo III's launch, Blizzard Entertainment has finally caved and given the game a Secret Cow Level, despite the developers' insistence to the contrary.

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10 years ago today, Leeroy Jenkins fumbled into memetic superstardom

Ten years ago today, Leeroy Jenkins blundered into our minds and hearts with a World of Warcraft viral video that would go on to become a viral video hit and pop cultural phenomenon.

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World of Warcraft inches closer to dropping subscriptions with ‘WoW Tokens’

World of Warcraft players will soon be able to pay for their subscriptions with in-game gold or buy gold for real money through WoW Tokens, newly announced by Blizzard.

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Preparing your home for winter storm Juno

The East Coast hunkered down overnight, preparing for more from a massive winter storm known as Juno. There are some things you can do before the worst of the snow hits to help make sure you stay safe and warm.

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World of Warcraft brought down by DDoS attack as the latest expansion launches

World of Warcraft's servers were hit by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack at the launch of its latest expansion, sending all North American realms down for maintenance.

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Celebrate 10 years in Azeroth with Blizzard’s World of Warcraft documentary

World of Warcraft is 10 this year, and Blizzard has released an hour-long documentary to mark the occasion, featuring interviews with developers and fans of the landmark game.

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StarCraft 2's upcoming co-op mode puts two players in command of one base

Blizzard confirms that StarCraft 2 expansion Legacy of the Void will be released as a standalone game, with a Protoss-focused campaign and the new Archon Mode, a 2v2 multiplayer mode in which each team commands one base and one army.

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