Positivity Through Hearthstone - AbleGamers and Gaming for Charity
At PAX East we sat down with Craig Kaufman, Program Director at
- a nonprofit charity which aims to improve the overall quality of life for those with disabilities through video games. We discussed his panel "How We Find Positivity Through Gaming" and his Hearthstone related efforts: he frequently runs a Fireside Gathering in Columbus -
- which he describes as a monthly meetup for charity.
2016/05/13 at 10:07 AM
Firebat on Blizzard: "I like what they're doing with the game"
During his competition at PAX East 2016, we had a brief chat with Cloud9's James "Firebat" Kostesich. We've already introduced
his thoughts on the balance changes
that went live shortly after we caught up with him. But there's a lot that he's said which continues to look closer and closer to reality.
2016/05/08 at 1:24 PM
Were the Hearthstone Nerfs Appropriate? - Pros Weigh In
History books will forever tell the tales of that strange two day period between the
largest set of Hearthstone nerfs ever
and the release of Whispers of the Old Gods. For 48 hours the meta was astoundingly slow, helped by the lack of combo decks on the ladder. At PAX East 2016 we talked to some of the biggest names in Hearthstone esports and gathered their thoughts on the impending changes.
2016/05/03 at 10:13 AM
Most Interesting League of Explorers Cards & PAX East Badges On Sale
Historically, Hearthstone has had a presence at PAX East. Badges have just
gone on sale
and typically run out within 30 minutes, so hurry up and grab yourself a spot in the queue!
This week's video is upon us as well! With the release of the first wing of League of Explorers, we're taking a look at some potentially meta defining cards that are going to be released.
Want to know when a specific League of Explorers card comes out? Check out our guide.
Spacewizard does some theorycrafting this week and examines what he believes are the most interesting and impactful cards that will be getting released in the next few wings of the League of Explorers Hearthstone adventure.
2015/11/18 at 12:10 PM
5.4.7 Hotfixes, Transcript of Wowhead's Interview, WoD Press Images, PAX Beta Keys
Raids, Dungeons, and Scenarios
Siege of Orgrimmar
should no longer be incorrectly awarded from the Spoils of Pandaria encounter.
: Resolved an issue that could prevent players from being able to loot
The Lich King
if NPCs dealt fatal damage to him.
: Added additional safeguards to the
encounter to address issues that could cause him to sometimes not grant loot if he's defeated too quickly.
Insane in the Membrane
: Resolved an issue where Exalted status with the various Steamwheedle Cartel factions, as well as Honored status with the
faction, were not properly being credited if those reputations subsequently decreased. Players should now be able to earn this achievement if they have ever brought those five reputations to the required levels.
PAX East News
We've rounded up several of the interviews that took place at PAX East, as well as our own with a brand new transcript. As we find more news from the weekend, we'll add that in, so do keep checking back!
Transcript of Wowhead's PAX East Inte
2014/04/14 at 12:23 PM
Blizzard at PAX East
Blizzard is attending PAX East this weekend in a big way, at
, with almost every franchise having something to offer up. The
PAX East Guidebook App
includes a map of all the locations, so you can easily find your way to booth #848!
Several of us from ZAM will be attending as well, such as
World of Warcraft
Playable demo of Warlords of Draenor - likely similar to what was available at Blizzcon with updated models and the intro quest experience.
Several developers are attending, PvP Designer Brian Holinka being one, along with Community Manager Bashiok
Heroes of the Storm
Heroes of the Storm will be playable at PAX, featuring brand new heroes never played before outside Blizzard
Kaeo Milker , Dustin Browder , and Phill Gonzales will gather at 10.30am on Friday in the Albatross Theater for a showmatch, hero rev
2014/04/09 at 7:44 PM