1. Blizzard VP, Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan wants blitzchung’s suspension ‘reduced more or eliminated’  The Washington Post
  2. How To Cover Video Game News When Everything's A Mess  Kotaku
  3. The Good, The Bad and The Ugly From the Overwatch World Cup  The Game Haus
  4. Has Blizzard solved the sequel dilemma? | Opinion  GamesIndustry.biz
  5. Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan disagrees with blitzchung suspension  Polygon
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Kaplan says he is “a believer in free speech,” and disagrees with Blizzard’s controversial decision.Kaplan says he is “a believer in free speech,” and disagrees with Blizzard’s controversial decision.

Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan wants blitzchung suspension ‘reduced more or eliminated’ - The Washington Post

Kaplan told The Washington Post he thinks Ng ‘blitzchung’ Wai Chung’s suspension should be ‘reduced more or eliminated’Blizzard president J. Allen Brack apologized for its quick reaction to the ‘tough Hearthstone situation’ involving Ng ‘blitzchung’ Wai Chung, but said the suspension won’t be revoked.

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan disagrees with blitzchung suspension - Polygon

Overwatch Lead and Blizzard VP Jeff Kaplan said he would like the suspension of blitzchung to be further reduced or outright eliminated.Overwatch Lead and Blizzard VP Jeff Kaplan said he would like the suspension of blitzchung to be further reduced or outright eliminated.

Overwatch Lead Jeff Kaplan Would Like Blitzchung Suspension to be Further Reduced or Eliminated

Overwatch Lead Jeff Kaplan Would Like Blitzchung Suspension to be Further Reduced or Eliminated

Launching a sequel to a service-based game can easily lose player goodwill -- but Overwatch 2 may have found a clever way to thread the needleLaunching a sequel to a service-based game can easily lose player goodwill -- but Overwatch 2 may have found a clever way to thread the needle

Has Blizzard solved the sequel dilemma? | Opinion | GamesIndustry.biz

The Overwatch World Cup returned to Blizzcon this past weekend for another iteration of the beloved international event. From its origins during the game’s infancy, the World Cup has always been a celebration of the competitive scene and a joyous conclusion to the Overwatch calendar. Though, 2019 saw the tournament...

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly From the Overwatch World Cup | The Game Haus

After last year’s disappointing BlizzCon, there was only one game and one game only I wanted to see at BlizzCon 2019 and that game was Diablo IV. After dropping one of the best Blizzard cinematics the studio has ever released, we got our first look at D4 gameplay and I was all for it. After last year’s disappointing BlizzCon, there was only one game and one game only I wanted to see at BlizzCon 2019 and that game was Diablo IV. After dropping one of the best Blizzard cinematics the studio has ever released, we got our first look at D4 gameplay and I was all for it.

Diablo IV is a Ways Out, But It’s Looking Great Already - MMORPG.com

One of the most diverse AAA games on the market is facing criticism for not being diverse enough, making it the perfect example to highlight how nothing will ever satisfy those who cry for inclusivity.One of the most diverse AAA games on the market is facing criticism for not being diverse enough, making it the perfect example to highlight how nothing will ever satisfy those who cry for inclusivity.

Entitled game journalists are mad that super-inclusive Overwatch isn't as diverse as they’d like — RT Op-ed

“Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan wants blitzchung suspension ‘reduced more or eliminated’ - The Washington Post https://t.co/JazEdQSSh6”

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Gene-Parkman on Twitter: "Blizzard VP and Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan on the Hong Kong Hearthstone ban: "I think the suspension should be reduced more or eliminated." https://t.co/4Bq7shE7oD"

“I asked jeff kaplan why, after years of pleas from fans, overwatch's first black woman hero won't be coming until overwatch 2. part of his answer (wanting to do right by her) was understandable. the other half was not https://t.co/8fYiTAq4eh”

nathan grayson on Twitter: "I asked jeff kaplan why, after years of pleas from fans, overwatch's first black woman hero won't be coming until overwatch 2. part of his answer (wanting to do right by her) was understandable. the other half was not https://t.co/8fYiTAq4eh"

Mentioned in this article Companies: Blizzard Entertainment, Corsair Components, HyperX, Intel Corporation, Micro-Star International - msi, Nvidia, T-Mobile Brands: Coca-Cola Teams: Method Games: Overwatch, World of Warcraft BlizzCon is widely recognized as Blizzard Entertainment’s annual festival of announcements and esports, organized around its own properties for a dedicated fan base. But it’s not only Blizzard […]

A Closer Look at BlizzCon 2019’s Line-Up of Live Sponsor Activations | The Esports Observer

When Blizzard Entertainment president J Allen Brack opened this month's Blizzcon with a carefully worded apology over the company's suspension of Blitzchung, the Hearthstone champ who was punished for his in-game support of the Hong Kong protesters, what he didn't say (the words "Hong Kong" or "China") was just as newsworthy as what he did.…When Blizzard Entertainment president J Allen Brack opened this month’s Blizzcon with a carefully worded apology over the company’s suspension of Blitzchung, the Hearthstone champ who w…

Blizzard's president apologized for suspending Blitzchung, but the suspension is still in force / Boing Boing

One new hero was confirmed during Blizzcon, but others are seemingly being worked on.One new hero was confirmed during Blizzcon, but others are seemingly being worked on.

At Least Four New Heroes Could Be In The Works For Overwatch 2 - GameSpot

Mentioned in this article Companies: Activision Blizzard Leagues: Call of Duty League 2020 Games: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare (2019), Hearthstone Battlegrounds, Hearthstone, Overwatch 2, Overwatch, World of Warcraft Activision Blizzard reported net revenues of $1.28B USD for Q3 2019, beating its outlook of $1.11B, but decreasing 15% compared to Q3 2018. Over the last […]

Activision Blizzard Reports $204M Net Income, Continues Revenue Decline | The Esports Observer

When Hearthstone Grandmaster Chung "blitzchung" Ng Wai called for the liberation of Hong Kong during a post-match interview in October, Blizzard's reaction was harsh: A year-long suspension from pro play, demotion from Grandmasters, and loss of all his season two winnings. Blizzard eventually eased up a bit, reducing his suspension from a year to six months and reinstating his winnings, but it was still a very serious penalty for one of the best Hearthstone pros in the world.One very surprising critic of Blizzard's handling of the situation is Jeff Kaplan, the high-profile director of Blizzard's team-based FPS Overwatch. Kaplan told the Washington Post that he was relieved when Blizzard reduced Blitzchung's suspension, and furthermore, he thinks it should be "reduced more or eliminated."The Overwatch director said was 'shocked' by Blizzard's reaction to Blitzchung's call to liberate Hong Kong.

Jeff Kaplan wants Blitzchung's punishment 'reduced more or eliminated' | PC Gamer

Overwatch head honcho Jeff Kaplan says the clients for the two games will eventually combine, a joining he says aims to keep the Overwatch playerbase Overwatch head honcho Jeff Kaplan says the clients for the two games will eventually combine, a joining he says aims to keep the Overwatch playerbase from fragmenting.

Gamasutra - Blizzard plans to merge Overwatch 1 and 2 clients down the line

It's like tug-of-war, but with a giant robot instead of a rope.

Everything we know about Push, Overwatch’s new multiplayer mode | Dot Esports

The video game maker announced "Diablo 4" and "Overwatch 2" as well as plans for potential new revenue streams.The video game maker announced "Diablo 4" and "Overwatch 2" as well as plans for potential new revenue streams.

Activision Blizzard Delivers at BlizzCon With New Game Announcements | The Motley Fool