What’s Playing on Battle.net: News and notable events in mid-March 2023
Whether you’re taking a load off in the Tavern or preparing to slaughter the Burning Hells’ foulest fiends, check out recent beats from all of your favorite games and get ready to confront whatever awaits you this week.
Make a new best friend in Hearthstone, return to World of Warcraft’s Forbidden Reach, don One-Punch Man Saitama’s mantle in Overwatch, and more.
Every two weeks, we help you catch up on all things Battle.net by highlighting new content, developer updates, and “don’t miss” occasions to help you hit important dates and maximize each in-game moment.
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Buddies return to the Battlegrounds
The Tavern’s good-est boys and girls make their triumphant return in Patch 25.6! Welcome back all of those friends, sidekicks, and pets you’ve missed, or become best friends with the new additions to the Buddies roster.
World of Warcraft
The 10.0.7 Content Update goes live on March 21!
Get ready to journey back to the Forbidden Reach and embark on a new adventure, collect two unique Heritage Armor sets for the orcs and humans, walk the way of the Monk as three additional races, and more.
Grab your allies for fresh Recruit-a-Friend rewards
Link with up to 10 friends to earn game time and other unique rewards—including new mounts, pets, and more—the longer they play.
Looking ahead: Dragonflight’s next Content Update, Embers of Neltharion
- Venture into the mysterious underground Zaralek Cavern, where you’ll explore, undertake new quests, and meet some intriguing locals
- Breach Neltharion’s secret laboratory in the upcoming raid dungeon: Aberrus, the Shadowed Crucible
- Unlock new traits, glyphs, and races to enhance your Dragonriding experience
Learn everything about upcoming Dragonflight content in the latest development blog.
Don a new hero’s mantle in the One-Punch Man event!
From now through April 6, collect new One-Punch Man-themed skins and triumph over event challenges to earn exclusive rewards, influencing the free Legendary Mumen Rider - Soldier: 76 skin.
Join the Sea Reavers in Season 11
- Embrace the salt-scrubbed life of Sanctuary’s high seas with the latest Battle Pass and conquer challenges to reap new rewards, including Legendary Gems, Crests, Hilts, and more.
- From March 16 - April 6, enter the Fractured Plane and endure a 15-floor gauntlet of the Burning Hells’ fiercest fiends to earn Legendary items.
- Beginning at level 20, adventurers can uncover Accursed Secrets buried deep beneath the shifting sands and receive rewards by logging in on March 24, March 26, and March 30.
Read through the Season 11 blog to learn more about all of the updates that will be coming to Sanctuary soon.
Join the beta test for the new Battle.net Home Page!
We’re building a new feature, and you’re invited to help us test it. The new Home Page provides a comprehensive picture of our biggest announcements in one convenient location, ensuring you never miss out on a good deal or the latest updates.