Nova is a nasty little hero – a ranged assassin. She’s a predator, a ganker, pure and simple. She can lane and pick up a few talents that boost her laning potential, but Nova shines when she’s cloaked, stalking, and punishing heroes low on life. Or not low on life. …read more
This Week’s Hero Rotation. Week of Tuesday, Apr. 29, 2014:
Brightwing (Unlocked at Level 7)
Raynor (Free for all players in all game modes). …read more
I’ve played about twenty games of Heroes since I was inducted into the Alpha about a week back. The first few were against bots, with bots, but once versus opened up I jumped in and went to town. I don’t know what my record is and I don’t care much …read more
HotSTV shared a video spotlight featuring the Demon Hunter’s abilities and talents in Heroes of the Storm.
Make sure to subscribe to the YouTube channel. They will publish similar tutorial and guide videos.
Purchasing a new Hero is a big deal. You earn gold when you level up, and when you complete certain daily quests which reward gold in addition to XP (experience).
The shop allows you to purchase new heroes with this gold, or you also have the option to buy with real …read more
A wonderful Heroes of the Storm Community Creation.
“I AM THE SWARM!” — KERRIGAN, QUEEN OF BLADES
The inhabitants of the Nexus and their visitors come in all shapes and sizes. From the smallest baby murloc up through the looming presence of the Lord of Terror, there are an impressive …read more
Blizzard Entertainment revealed four new Heroes at PAX East 2014, and within four days made Lili Stormstoute available to play in Heroes of the Storm Technical Alpha on April 15th.
Lili Stormstout is an easy-to-learn support Hero who can heal her allies, and push and blind enemies with …read more
Another week, another new hero spotlight!
“YOUR INSIDES TASTE LIKE BERRIES!” – BRIGHTWING, FAERIE DRAGON
Cute does not equal harmless, and Brightwing the Faerie Dragon is a mischievous little dragon with a big appetite who hails from the Warcraft universe. In Heroes of the Storm, Brightwing takes on the role of a high-mobility …read more
Bundle Packs are out for those wanting to save money, better buy now!
To prepare you for glorious battle in the Nexus, we’ll be testing a series of bundle packs in Heroes of the Storm, each of which allows you to save at least 60% on select heroes, skins and mounts.
Check …read more
Blizzard Entertainment deployed a new patch today which wiped all characters and any progress to start testing from scratch. Two new Heroes have been added: Brightwing and Lili Stormstout can be played now by Technical Alpha testers.
The Blizzplanet staff has been granted access, and hopefully more videos will be appearing …read more
Something I had put in the backburner the past few weeks. I managed to record all the Heroes’ voice over quotes for your delight. Some of the Heroes say pretty funny quotes in reference to movies or previous Blizzard games.
These voice overs are triggered by clicking on a Hero multiple …read more
The Heroes of the Storm Technical Alpha is going to get a High-Resolution pass in an upcoming build. Senior Artist Phill Gonzales showed off amazingly breath-taking high resolution images featuring the before and after 3D models of some of the Heroes.
This High Resolution pass is making these models really close …read more
Blizzard Entertainment is planning to perform a character wipe for the Heroes of the Storm Technical Alpha on April 15th.
It hasn’t been specified in the e-mail sent to alpha testers, but hopefully this new build introduces the high-resolution 3D skins shown today at PAX East 2014. Check an upcoming newspost …read more
Turtle Beach and Blizzard Entertainment signed an agreement to license Heroes of the Storm gaming headsets based on three of their latest models: the surround sound Z SEVEN wired ($249.95), the Z300 wireless headsets ($199.95), and the stereo Z22 wired headset ($89.95).
TURTLE BEACH ANNOUNCES NEW HEROES OF THE STORM™ …read more
Blizzard Entertainment revealed today four new Heroes to join the roster in Heroes of the Storm: Brightwing (faerie dragon), Lili Stormstout, Zagara and Murky. In addition, Chen Stormstout, Kael’thas and Sylvanas are in development.
Lyndsi Achucarro (Associate PR Manager) shared via Twitter a sneak peek of Sylvanas (As seen to the …read more
Dustin Browder discusses more about decision making in Heroes of the Storm
Heroes of the Storm is a game that’s focused on strategy and team work. Our game is all about objectives, and working with and against the map and the enemy team in order win. Because each match features lots …read more
4 New Heroes will be revealed at the upcoming PAX East Event.
We’re gearing up to storm PAX East 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts and we’ve got more Heroes content for you than Stitches himself could consume. Read on to get a preview of everything awaiting you at the convention from April …read more
Blizzard Entertainment will be handing out an exclusive Heroes of the Storm PAX East Pack containing some juicy swag to PAX East attendees. However, they are giving away 25 packs. You can participate here.
Among the items provided in this swag pack are:
(1) Signed Heroes of the Storm Poster
(1) Heroes of …read more
Tyrande Whisperwind strikes fear into all who wish ill of the Kaldorei. As the highest ranking Sentinel and High Priestess of Elune, she is not only the Night Elves’ most deadly warrior, but also their most cunning leader.
Marks enemy targets by attacking and heals allies that attack them. Summons owls …read more
The enigmatic Dark Templar Zeratul faithfully serves the Xel’Naga. While he expertly wields the powers of the Void, it is his wisdom that earns him the respect of the Koprulu sector’s greatest leaders – despite his penchant for dramatic entrances.
Automatically cloaks while out of combat. Can Blink in and out …read more
There is no actual backstory or lore for Sergeant Hammer. She has never appeared in any StarCraft video game, novels, manga, comics, nor short stories at the time of this entry.
Sgt. Hammer plays the role of Ranged Specialist. She operates a Terran Tank which can go into Siege Mode to …read more
I have added the transcript of the Heroes of the Storm Developer Q&A Part 4 which took place on March 19, 2014. Hope you have fun finding out details straight from the developers: Dustin Browder, Matt Cooper and Richard Khoo.
Tychus: I was told this suit would be my prison. Suits …read more
Dustin Browder Shares Thoughts on Team Leveling and XP in Heroes of the Storm
When we first set out to make Heroes of the Storm, we had an idea of how the game should play. We imagined Support characters as pure healers moving to help their allies. We imagined Siege characters …read more
Blizzard has unveiled today two new skins for Tyrael and Valla. Demonic Tyrael and Angelic Valla. Gorgeoulicious!!!
Both skins are currently available in the latest Heroes of the Storm Technical Alpha build 22.214.171.124562. Check out our video below.
Spyrian posted the new weekly free-to-play Hero rotation for the week of March 25 through April 1. I added in parenthesis below their role.
We’re currently in the process of updating the free-to-play hero rotation with a set of six fresh heroes, who will stand ready to start smashing towers at …read more
If you thought that last week’s #TychusWeek was a one-time thing, you were wrong. It seems Blizzard Entertainment is planning to release a weekly spotlight video of each hero, and that’s kinda awesome upon itself considering there are 23 heroes in Tech Alpha, and many more yet to be revealed.
This …read more
Blizzard Entertainment has released a new Weekly Hero Rotation along with balance fixes across several Heroes.
We’ve brought the Heroes of the Storm Technical Alpha down today in order to refresh the weekly free hero rotation and make the balance changes listed below. Thank you for all the great feedback you’ve …read more
The first paladin and founder of the Order of the Silver Hand, Uther the Lightbringer is a faithful servant of the Light. Dispensing justice with the swing of his hammer, Uther is a bastion of truth and an unflinching symbol of the Alliance.
Heals allies, stuns enemies, and returns as a …read more
Malfurion Stormrage is the greatest druid on Azeroth, and a student of the demi-god Cenarius. Communing with nature and Cenarius through the Emerald Dream, Malfurion protects the wilds from both demonic influences and the savage Horde.
Heals allies and restores their mana. Able to reveal and root groups of enemies from …read more
Tychus Findlay is a big man with a big ego and even bigger gun. Fortunately enough, his loyalty is easily won. Buy him a whiskey or three and promise him enough credits, and there’s no job in the whole universe too dangerous for this outlaw.
Fights enemies up close and personal, …read more