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Introducing Heroes Brawl!

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Heroes Brawl is a new game mode bringing new battlegrounds, game modifiers and weekly rewards to the Nexus.

Blizzard just unveiled a new game mode coming to Heroes of the Storm, the Heroes Brawl. It's the delightful madness what makes this mode fun. Coming to a Nexus near you the week of October 17.

Heroes Brawl Game Mode

You will play on unique maps with surreal twists and with custom rulesets that turn everything you knew about the game on its head. Weekly rewards await. The new mode's about taking a break from the conquest of the Nexus, introducing an alternative funny way to experience gameplay.

Battlegrounds

There are three kinds of Brawl battlegrounds:

  • Standard maps with mutators
  • New arenas
    • Punisher Arena
      • Rack up points by killing enemy heroes and Punishers. The first team to score 100 points wins!
    • Sky Temple Arena
      • Capture temples and use their energy beams to destroy the enemy core!
    • Garden Arena
      • Kill the Garden Terrors and Shamblers, then collect their seeds. The first team to collect 100 seeds wins!
  • Single-lane battleground

Mutators

  • Plenty of game modifiers with the single purpose to dramatically change how you play Heroes of the Storm.

Hero Selection

  • For each brawl, you either have preset heroes or you may shuffle (pick a hero from your custom lineup).

Weekly Rewards

  • Participating in 3 Brawls a week will reward large sums of gold.

Heroes Brawl Trailer

Here's a teaser trailer released by Blizzard.

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I am really looking forward to this. This way I will be able to play heroes I don't won yet and even get rewarded for it! I hope it won't end like HS brawls, where the brawls are bad and repeat every 3 weeks or so (looking at you, Encounter at the Crossroads).

1 hour ago, Stan said:

Plenty of game modifiers with the single purpose to dramatically change how you play Heroes of the Storm.

This sounds like it go as far as "taking" mods from WC3:TFT, such as towers defences or even DotA ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°) . It probably won't happen, but I will dream on.

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Did anyone else watch the trailer and then just kind of go: "Wait what was it about?"

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On 10/7/2016 at 6:56 PM, Valhalen said:

What's with that Male Barbarian artwork? =O

I'd be so hype if they brought in an option to play the Diablo heroes as their other genders. Male Barb and Fem Monk would be amazing.

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