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Activision Blizzard inaugurates the Virtual Gamer Museum | Gaming

The idea of ​​a gamer museum is interesting, and there are even quite a few in real life. This Activision Blizzard Virtual Museum is anything but conventional … Are video games an art? It is a concept that always raises debate, because in the same way that many consider cinema, the seventh art, the evolution…

Blizzard prepares support for Raytracing shading in the World of Warcraft Shadowlands

World of Warcraft is one of the most played MMORPGs (massive multiplayer online role-playing games) in the world, the franchise has had a multitude of releases and expansions over the years, updating elements of the gameplay and also its graphics engine. The latest news that Blizzard is testing for the WoW Shadowlands is the inclusion…

Diablo 2 developers share stories from Blizzard’s past

Welcome to IGN Unfiltered, our monthly interview series where we sit down with the best, brightest, and most fascinating minds in the video game industry. (Catch up on the other 49-something episodes here.) Our guests this month are Echtra Games’ Max Schaefer and Matt Uelmen, both former Blizzard North developers and co-creators of Diablo and…

Blizzard Announces WoW Livestream To Air July 8

Blizzard’s World of Warcraft: Shadowlands live stream will now air on July 8 at 9 amPT / 12pm ET / 5pm BST. Previously, Blizzard postponed the broadcast from June 9, stating: “You need to hear voices more important than ours, and now is the time to listen.” The live stream will include new information on…

Diablo 2: Resurrected runs ‘like butter’ on Switch, according to Blizzard

In a recent interview, developers at Blizzard and Vicarious Visions claim that Diablo 2: Resurrected works ‘like butter’ on the Nintendo Switch. Diablo 2: Resurrected launches next week, bringing the classic hack-and-slash experience to all major modern gaming platforms, including Nintendo Switch. The pre-launch marketing for Diablo 2: Resurrected hasn’t focused much on the Nintendo…

Activision Blizzard is now under investigation by the SEC

Activision Blizzard’s troubles continue, and the company now faces an individual investigation into its workplace issues from the SEC. Activision Blizzard has been the subject of much criticism in recent months, due to the company being sued by DEFH in California on the grounds of widespread sexual harassment and employee discrimination. Obviously, there have been…

Overwatch Executive Producer Chacko Sonny Leaves Activision Blizzard

More bad news today for the Overwatch and Overwatch 2 team, seemingly in trouble, as the franchise’s executive producer, Chacko Sonny, has left Blizzard. This exit comes amid strong accusations of discrimination and harassment in Activision Blizzard and only months after the director of Overwatch and the franchise front man, Jeff Kaplan, will leave the…

Diablo 2: Resurrected is Blizzard’s latest disaster, update promises some fixes

Blizzard has released a patch for Diablo II: Resurrected (ver. 9.24) that promises to fix some issues. The actual effectiveness of the patch remains to be seen. general Fixed save games for offline characters sharing the same names as their online characters. Fixed an issue that prevented players from creating a game in their region…

Overwatch to Support Crossplay and Add Soon, Blizzard Announces

Overwatch could be almost five years old and will soon be replaced by its anticipated sequel, but Blizzard today announced its plans to add Crossplay support. Announced today via a developer update video, Overwatch crossplay will allow friends in the systems Pc, PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo play with each other. Beyond the rather late time…

Blizzard announces BlizzConline event for February 19-20, 2021

Blizzard has announced a new event for 2021, and is that the company had to cancel BlizzCon 2020 due to the events derived from the coronavirus pandemic, so that Blizzard’s next conference will have an online format under the name BlizzConline on February 19 and 20, 2021. For now the company is still planning the…

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