Heroes of the Storm: preview of the new battlefield




What is the greatest quality of Blizzard? It makes good games? That of course, but perhaps even more that the publisher often fails to deliver. Proper game at the right time Blizzard is very good at waiting until a new genre starts to get to then bring that is more accessible than the competition. Their own game on the market popular World of Warcraft is the best example. The studio is not for nothing that the mantra ‘easy to learn, hard to master “are paramount.

Blizzard manages to come up with the right game on time is especially pretty when you know that the studio often years, the time to tinker. A game Also at Heroes of the Storm. We were already playing in 2010, when the game went through life as Blizzard Dota and was a mod for StarCraft II. So we work on the game, which is quite long for a project that Blizzard themselves as ‘small’ designates. Almost four years

Blizzard has taken the time is probably due to the competition. When Blizzard StarCraft mod showed League of Legends was just a year and Valve has just announced that the Dota 2 wanted to bring out. Especially the planning Valve made Blizzard suddenly something else at Blizzard Dota went to look. To If only because there is a legal battle threatened around the name of the mod. After some wrangling Valve got the right to use the term Dota and Blizzard had to think of something else.

Heroes of the Storm
It must be different

It was a sign for Blizzard to deal with things differently. Where Blizzard Dota was made by members of the StarCraft II team that the mod is at doing in their free time as a hobby, Blizzard decided it was more serious, motivated by the rapidly growing popularity of the genre. A small team was formed, still consisting mainly of members of the SCII team, which could fully concentrate. The mod First mod was upgraded to a full game as Blizzard: All Stars would go through life. The team then began the usual range of Blizzard endlessly adapt and planing, this time with the aim of giving. A new, accessible twist to the Moba genre

It would take until the end of 2013 came out with the game, which had already undergone a name change again and again Blizzard as Heroes of the Storm was playable at BlizzCon that year. That version is the basis for what is now Blizzard as alpha code by a select group of gamers get tested. We also got the chance to share some jars HotS to play.

Cinematic trailer Heroes of the Storm.


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