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  1. News Bot

    *Dreams Interview: Balance Between Creativity and Gameplay*

    Originally intended to be the showcase software release for the Playstation Move controllers, Dreams has soldiered on through development for what seems like ages. Thankfully, the game appears to be nearing a final release in 2018. The Shacknews team were present at Sony’s media preview...
  2. News Bot

    Overwatch Hints at Balance Tweaks for Mercy, Junkrat, Hanzo, and More

    Now that Overwatch has taken a trip to the whimsical Blizzard World and kicked off the competitive Overwatch League, the development team is taking a step back to look back at some random topics raised by the game's community. During a late Thursday address, Game Director Jeff Kaplan addressed...
  3. News Bot

    CES 2018: Beasts of Balance Brings Colorful Puzzle-Solving To Your Mobile Devices

    Beasts of Balance is an interesting alternative to your regular old tabletop gaming night. This imaginative adventure combines tower-building with your favorite mobile device or tablet for games of skill and creation. You can play alone or with friends as you stack items known as Artefacts, and...
  4. Shiny

    Balance patch notes - January 24, 2018

    Heroes of the Storm Patch Notes - January 24, 2018
  5. Shiny

    Balance patch notes - December 20, 2017

    Heroes of the Storm Balance Patch Notes – December 20, 2017 Clip of what Garrosh's change looks like: https://gfycat.com/RegalTenseBluebottlejellyfish (the slow is bigger but Brightwing had her E on so she was slowed by only 5%)
  6. Shiny

    Balance patch notes - November 29, 2017

    HEROES OF THE STORM BALANCE PATCH NOTES — NOVEMBER 29, 2017
  7. Shiny

    Balance patch notes - November 1, 2017

    Source: Heroes of the Storm Balance Patch Notes — November 1, 2017 Design Stealth Bouncing or chaining abilities (Chain Lightning, Shadow Dagger, etc.) will now bounce to targets that are outside allied vision. Assassin Junkrat Stats Base Maximum Health increased from 1273 to 1350...
  8. Gizmo256

    Developer Chronicles: Patch 2.6.1 Balance Goals

    Source: https://us.battle.net/d3/en/blog/21061008/developer-chronicles-patch-261-balance-goals-9-13-2017 Developer Chronicles: Patch 2.6.1 Balance Goals Blizzard Entertainment 9/13/2017 459 Hey everyone—Don Vu here, Game Designer on the Diablo III team. We’ve really appreciated your...
  9. Synizta

    Updates: Legacy of the Void Balance Update - July 31st, 2017.

    Was a bit slow getting this post but hey whatever. Blizzard have put out a balance update back on the 31st in regards to a potential Reaper change that was discussed in a previous community feedback update. Reaper - KD8 Charge damage reduced from 10 to 5. So as Blizzard said, they've...
  10. Baum

    Balance Update - July 26th

    Check out the full page at Heroes of the Storm Balance Update – July 26, 2017 What do you guys think of the changes? July 26 Changes Assassin Genji Stats Health reduced from 1600 to 1550 Health Regen reduced from 3.3 to 3.2 Abilities Shuriken (Q) Mana cost increased from 15 to 20...
  11. News Bot

    Destiny 2 PC Head Talks Balance and Battlenet

    Destiny 2 had its big debut last week, giving us a first look, a first hands-on, and a flood of other information. I talked with David Shaw, lead developer on the PC version, about the vision for Destiny 2 and how his team is setting about making it a proper PC game. The presentation focused a...
  12. DreadKnight

    Heroes of the Storm Balance Update — May 10, 2017

    Heroes of the Storm Balance Update — May 10, 2017 Greeting all ! Yesterday May 10th saw a number of Hero Balance fixes within the Nexus. I have posted a link as it is rather lengthy for all those wishing to see which of our fav heros got the nerf hammer this week (sorry li li :) Heroes...
  13. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — March 28, 2017

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — March 28, 2017 Blizzard just released a new patch for Heroes of the Storm in order to apply a few bug fixes and balance changes. Highlights include: Cho'Gall buff. Probius buff. Arthas buff. Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — March 28, 2017
  14. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update - February 27, 2017

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update - February 27, 2017 We have some balance changes coming. Highlights include: Tycus gets his attack range lowered to make him more of a front line counter. Warbringer talent for Varian had its stun removed. Murkey getting hit with the nerf bat...
  15. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — January 27, 2017

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — January 27, 2017 We have some balance changes coming. Highlights include: Rooster Race adjustments. Ragnaros got hit again with the nerf bat. ZulJin adjustments. Zagara buff. Dev notes on Uther indicate they are looking to make him a "tankier...
  16. News Bot

    Destiny's next update coming in February, will balance Crucible mode

    Destiny's Crucible and Sandbox modes will receive special attention in next month's patch, according to a blog. "Sandbox and Crucible designers have been investigating and updating the competitive ecosystem, and I am proud to say that we are getting very close," said Bungie senior designer Josh...
  17. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — January 6, 2017

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — January 6, 2017 We have some balance changes coming. Highlights include: Thrall's EQ cooldown has almost doubled. Rehgar's Bloodlust got a slight nerf. Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — January 6, 2017
  18. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — December 20, 2016

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — December 20, 2016 We have some balance changes incoming. Highlights include: Grave Golems in Haunted Mines get a boost. Ragnaros getting hit with a large nerf bat. Diablo getting a slight nerf as well. Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update —...
  19. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — December 6, 2016

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — December 6, 2016 We have some balance changes coming tomorrow. Highlights include: Kharazim will have his damage reduced just a touch. Global talents will be getting a larger cooldown. Nazeebo will get a faster spider jar, and his lv16 talents get buffs...
  20. sparkis

    WoW Tokens -> Battle.net balance -> HS Packs?

    An article from Hearthpwn casts some interesting light for World of Warcraft (WoW) and other Blizzard gamers, specifically to do with WoW tokens being transferable to your Blizzard account's balance. Coming Soon, Maybe: Buying Hearthstone Packs with World of Warcraft Gold - News - HearthPwn...
  21. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — November 10, 2016

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — November 10, 2016 Samuro goes another round with the nerf bat, and a few other heroes are tweaked. Take a moment and check out the latest balance updates below. Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — November 10, 2016
  22. VileKnight

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — October 25, 2016

    Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — October 25, 2016 Samuro has roared out the gate to a 65%+ win rate, and Blizzard is looking to take him down a peg or two. We also had a handful of bug fixes. Heroes of the Storm: Balance Update — October 25, 2016
  23. News Bot

    Gears of War 4 updates to add balance changes, tougher penalties for quitters

    Gears of War 4 launched and made a few members of our team very happy. However, despite the quality of the initial product, developer The Coalition is still listening to feedback and planning some balancing changes, as well as tougher penalties for sore losers. In a post on its official forums...
  24. DurandaL

    Proposed Hero Balance changes

    So what do you think about the balance changes they're considering in the new PTR? I like the buff to Soldier, especially as it increased the skill cap but honestly surprised that they are buffing D.VA. The best nerf might be Ana'a nano boost losing the speed boost. I also can't completely...
  25. DurandaL

    PTR Hero Balance Changes (10/20/16)

    As Geoff Goodman mentioned in a recent forum post, we're currently experimenting with a number of significant hero changes. We don't typically have the time to try multiple configurations to our hero balance composition, but the extended length of this PTR gives us a unique opportunity...