Recent News


Meet the big, bad concept artist behind Little Red Ashe

Overwatch concept artist Qiu Fang shares the story behind his rugged take on a beloved folk tale.
May 26

Official Overwatch Novel: The Hero of Numbani

The first official Overwatch novel from critically acclaimed author Nicky Drayden is coming June 2! The Hero of Numbani tells the full story behind Efi and Orisa’s heroic origins, offers a glimpse into Talon’s machinations in Numbani, and provides some must-know hints at things to come.
May 26

An Update on BlizzCon

Saralyn Smith, executive producer of BlizzCon, shares an update regarding the convention.
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare
May 22

Announcement: Call of Duty Endowment Fearless Pack

Show your support for veterans with a new Store Bundle.
Inside Blizzard
May 19

From the Home Office: Amateur Pieces Edition

Blizzard employees have been hard at work this past month, staying safe and making games from their home offices. To shake things up a bit, internal communications manager Stu White challenged coworkers to recreate famous Blizzard art with their own unique, stay-at-home spin.
Inside Blizzard
Apr 30

Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare® 2 Campaign Remastered Is Now Available

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 Campaign Remastered is now available on
Apr 29

From Zero Hour to Hero: Inside Echo’s Audio

Fighter jet. Blue. Easy-listening music. For most, seeing these listed side-by-side might prompt an eyebrow raise or a second glance. But for Geoff Garnett, senior sound designer on Overwatch? These concepts comprise the 750+ voice line-strong audio core of the game’s newest hero, Echo.
Inside Blizzard
Apr 24

Inside Blizzard: Take Your Child to Work Day—Virtual Edition

Check out some highlights of Blizzard’s first-ever virtual Take Your Child to Work Day.
Apr 16

Heroes Never Die: A Story of Courage, Hope, and Compassion

The back of her hazmat suit reads “Heroes Never Die.” The story of a real-life Mercy on the frontlines of COVID-19 in Wuhan.
Apr 14

Celebrate Overwatch's Newest Hero with Echo-themed Rewards!

Celebrate the arrival of Overwatch’s newest hero, Echo! Now through April 20, earn unique, Echo-themed rewards by watching streams on Twitch.
Apr 14

Take Flight in the Flash Ops: Echo Showdown

Take part in a $50,000 open tournament featuring Echo in every match or tune in to earn in-game rewards!
Apr 9

Refining Hero Pools and Retiring Map Pools

Since the introduction of Hero Pools & Map Pools, we’ve heard a lot of great feedback from players on both of these systems - and now, we're making some changes.
Apr 9

A Note About BlizzCon

Read a message from Saralyn Smith, executive producer of BlizzCon.
Mar 27

Revisiting the Past: A Look Back at Archives Lore

This year’s Archives event brings deadly new modifiers to your favorite missions, challenging you to demonstrate your tactical finesse in Rialto, King’s Row, and Havana. Looking for a story recap before you dive into the action? We’ve got you covered.
Mar 19

Echoes of Echo: A History of Hero 32

You’ve seen her before. Now, she’s finally here—Echo, the 32nd hero to join the ranks of the Overwatch roster.
Inside Blizzard
Mar 9

Call of Duty®: Warzone Free for Everyone on March 10

The mission is clear. A hundred fifty fighters enter. Only one squad leaves. But this isn’t just a battle; this is the ultimate theater of war. Welcome to Call of Duty: Warzone, a new experience from the world of Call of Duty®: Modern Warfare®.
Mar 5

Mixing Up the Meta: Scott Mercer on Hero Pools in Season 21

Interested in the philosophy behind the newest change to Overwatch Competitive play? Principal Game Designer Scott Mercer provided some insight into how Hero Pools will shake things up in Season 21.
World of Warcraft
Feb 27

Taking Your First Steps in World of Warcraft Classic

Ready to dive into World of Warcraft Classic? Here are some tips to get you started on your journey.
Feb 22

Jeff Kaplan and Michael Heiberg on Experimental mode, Triple Damage, and ice cream economics

Kaplan and Heiberg lay out the full story behind Experimental mode and give a full breakdown of what Triple Damage means for the game.
Feb 21

Join the Party in Ashe’s Mardi Gras Challenge!

Grab your beads and join the bacchanalia now through March 9 to earn unique, Mardi Gras-inspired rewards. Laissez les bons temps rouler!
Warcraft III: Reforged
Jan 28

Warcraft III: Reforged is Now Live!

Warcraft III: Reforged—the re-creation of Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne—is now available worldwide.
Jan 27

So Many Masks, So Little Time: A Look at Face Changer Sombra

Take a closer glance at Sombra's new Face Changer skin and the process behind designing a legendary look fit for the Lunar New Year.
Warcraft III: Reforged
Jan 15

Tales from the Smithy: Reforging the Undead

Go behind the scenes with the Warcraft III: Reforged art team as they reanimate the horrifying heroes and units of the Undead.
Inside Blizzard
Dec 20

Happy Holidays!

From everyone at Blizzard to you and yours, have a safe and happy holiday season!
Heroes of the Storm
Dec 19

Cataclysmic Creations - Deathwing Community Roundup

The Destroyer has finally descended upon Heroes of the Storm, and the community has been celebrating his arrival with some spicy content.
Inside Blizzard
Nov 26

Our Black Friday Sale Is Now Live!

Save on games, bundles, upgrades, and more, starting now through December 2.