1. News Bot

    Overwatch April 18 PTR Patch Buffs Hanzo, Defuses Tracer's Pulse Bomb

    The Overwatch League kicked off Stage 3 in grand fashion two weeks ago when Game Director Jeff Kaplan took the stage to announce Overwatch Retribution, along with a new PvP map. He did note that the map would need some PTR testing and that time looks to have come. What he didn't mention is that...
  2. Stagray

    PTR Patch notes, April 16, 2018

    Heroes of the Storm PTR Patch Notes – April 16, 2018 Stay a while... and listen! Deckard Cain is making his way into the nexus!
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    Brigette - New Support on PTR

    Hey gang, Wondering if anyone has had time to check out this new hero. Apparently she's on the PTR now, but I haven't the foggiest how to get on the PTR ... Anyone been messing with her yet? If so, any thoughts? :)
  4. News Bot

    New Overwatch Hero Brigitte PTR Gameplay

    Though they may have bumbled the release a bit, Blizzard has officially revealed Overwatch hero #27: Brigitte! She's a tanky support and we clipped some gameplay so you can see here abilities at work. Pay special attention to her shield duration and enjoy! For more great videos, including...
  5. News Bot

    How to Join the Overwatch Public Test Region (PTR)

    Whenever there's new content for one of Blizzard's games, there's usually a rush to try it out via the Public Test Region (PTR). But for newcomers to the gaming world or those who are uninitiated, there's sometimes the question of "How exactly do I join the PTR servers?" Fortunately, the answer...
  6. News Bot

    Overwatch Reveals Brigitte as Next Hero, Playable Now on PTR

    Over the last couple of weeks, Blizzard has been teasing the next Overwatch hero through social media posts. We recently speculated here on Shacknews that Brigitte would be the next addition to Overwatch’s colorful cast of characters. Today, it was officially revealed that Brigitte...
  7. Shiny

    PTR Patch Notes - February 26, 2018

    Heroes of the Storm PTR Patch Notes – February 26, 2018
  8. News Bot

    Warcraft 3 PTR Patch 1.29 Adds Widescreen Support Ahead of Invitational

    While Blizzard has been concentrating on its pool of current games like Overwatch, Heroes of the Storm, and Hearthstone, the publisher hasn't forgotten the classics. In fact, there's a new Warcraft update incoming! No, not World of Warcraft. It's for Warcraft III! Six months after adding a PTR...
  9. News Bot

    Overwatch PTR Update Buffs Mei, Sombra, and Doomfist; Hanzo Changes Coming Soon

    This is a notable week for Overwatch. The Overwatch League is on a break and Overwatch is getting a free weekend in time for the Lunar New Year. On top of all that, Blizzard is ready to test out some character tweaks. Overwatch Game Director Jeff Kaplan held another video Developer Update on...
  10. BruC0Ndr

    Updates: GWENT Public PTR is live, here are the patch notes for the upcoming update!

    New patch is up in PTR right now here are the current changes in the PTR. None of these are final yet. General: Tooltips are fixed and more precise Lots of name changes - Clans are back Silver Spies have new category, which is currently bugged – probably regarding card advantage...
  11. Shiny

    PTR Patch Notes - January 29, 2018

    Heroes of the Storm PTR Patch Notes - January 29, 2018
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    PTR and season 13

    So the PTR has the Season 13 stuff up, and it looks like no new content at all, just bug fixes. Not surprising but a little disappointing. Not really sure what I was hoping for, just a little more love after the big season 12 balancing stuff, which was long overdue. It's still super early in...
  13. Shiny

    PTR Patch Notes - January 2, 2018

    Heroes of the Storm PTR Notes — January 2, 2018
  14. BruC0Ndr

    News: GWENT Midwinter update overview and open PTR Available now!

    GWENT is going to have the biggest update yet and alot of new cards, 100+! Also UI changes and alot of old card changed/buffed/nerfed. You can check all the updates (UI, cards, mechanics) on the PTR wich is available for everyone! Here's how to get into...
  15. nix

    Looking for Feverish Folks to play PTR

    I'm going to be on tomorrow from about 1-6, shoot me a pm on discord. My name in the PTR is nixnixnix Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-G891A using Tapatalk
  16. Shiny

    PTR patch notes - November 20, 2017

    Source: Heroes of the Storm PTR Notes — November 20, 2017
  17. Shiny

    PTR Patch notes - November 6, 2017

    Source: Heroes of the Storm PTR Notes — November 6, 2017 Release date: November 13th General Dragons of the Nexus Event Quest A host of new portrait rewards are ready to swoop into your collection as our Dragons of the Nexus event takes flight! The event kicks off Tuesday, November...
  18. Gizmo256

    PTR PATCH 2.6.1 - v2.6.1.47710

    Source: Last updated October 12 @ 3:20 p.m. PDT. Below you'll find the preliminary PTR patch notes for patch 2.6.1. Please note that this isn't the final version of the patch notes and that some changes may not be...
  19. Gizmo256

    Viable Pestilence Build? - Being used in the PTR

    PTR Pestilence Build
  20. Gizmo256

    PTR PATCH 2.6.1 - v2.6.1.47517

    Source: PTR PATCH 2.6.1 - v2.6.1.47517 To provide feedback on patch 2.6.1, please visit the PTR Feedback forum. To report any issues you experience while playing, please visit the PTR Bug Report forum. Please note...
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    PTR Patch notes for Septmeber 18, 2017

    This is the current PTR set up for the newest HotS patch. This patch went on PTR on September 18 and everything is subject to change. Important change 1: Anna's release Anna is a new long ranged support from the Overwatch universe. She excels at keeping her team up on health and giving the...
  22. Gizmo256

    PTR PATCH 2.6.1 - v2.6.1.47251

    Source: PTR PATCH 2.6.1 - v2.6.1.47251 To provide feedback on patch 2.6.1, please visit the PTR Feedback forum. To report any issues you experience while playing, please visit the PTR Bug Report forum. Please note...
  23. Gizmo256

    PTR PATCH 2.6.1 - v2.6.1.47041

    Table of Contents: Classes Items Adventure Mode CLASSES Barbarian Skills Battle Rage Bloodshed Has been redesigned: Deal damage equal to 20% of your recent Critical Hits to enemies within 20 yards every 1 second. Note: Bloodshed caused performance issues when encountering high enemy...

    My first PTR impressions

    So I tried out my Monk on PTR and the speed farm build is SO nice. They were the fastest speed farmers (IMHO) at least a couple of seasons ago, and this is going to make them even faster. GR was also much improved. I only tried one 90 with a WOL build (which would have been laughable last...
  25. News Bot

    Blizzard Is Testing Major Mercy And D.Va Changes In Overwatch PTR

    A key to Overwatch's success is the regular addition of content and constant balancing updates to the experience. Their upcoming update continues that trend, but will also be changing a couple of their characters in a big way. Now available in the Public Test Region (PTR), Blizzard is testing...