News and Guides for Starcraft 2
Icy Veins Launches Genshin Impact Guides Section We at Icy Veins are thrilled to announce the launch of our new section dedicated to in-depth guides and resources for Genshin Impact. Icy Veins Icy Veins 4 comments Nov 29, 2023 at 19:37
Battle.net Black Friday Sale: Up to 67% Off Blizzard just posted their Black Friday sale! They are offering up to 67% off on Battle.net games, so let's take a look at the offers, valid through November 27th! Battle.net Battle.net 3 comments Nov 16, 2023 at 05:47
Mike Ybbara on Blizzard's Approach to Meeting Player Demands PC Gamer had the chance to talk to Blizzard President Mike Ybarra who said Blizzard's job is to satisfy impatient players who want "new stuff every day, every hour". Blizzard Blizzard 6 comments Nov 11, 2023 at 11:04
BlizzCon 2023 Stream and Announcements Summary We're liveblogging all the important announcements and highlights from the opening ceremony. Check back often for updates! Blizzard Blizzard 2 comments Nov 03, 2023 at 17:12
BlizzCon 2023 Bingo Collection We're 2 hours away from this year's opening ceremony at BlizzCon and the community is already guessing what will be announced today, so we're taking a look at some bingo cards for the event! BlizzCon BlizzCon 6 comments Nov 03, 2023 at 15:20
WoW Battle Pet and Hearthstone Card Back Promotion From Warcraft Rumble Players getting the free to play Warcraft Rumble on their mobile devices were greeted with a nice bonus! The game released a day early and those trying it out today found a Hearthstone card back and the WoW Gnomelia Battle Pet reward just for starting the game! Blizzard Blizzard 6 comments Nov 02, 2023 at 21:49
Warcraft Rumble Released a Day Early and Is Rolling Out Now! It seems the Rumble just couldn't wait any longer! The Warcraft mobile game was scheduled to release tomorrow, but Blizzard pushed the button early and it has begun rolling out already! Plenty of players are reporting seeing it in their stores, but it's a rollout so it may take a while longer to get to you if it hasn't yet. Blizzard Blizzard 2 comments Nov 02, 2023 at 19:08
BlizzCon 2023 Broadcast Schedule Blizzard has released the broadcast schedule for BlizzCon 2023! BlizzCon BlizzCon 15 comments Oct 27, 2023 at 17:46
Microsoft Leaders Visit Blizzard Post $69B Acquisition, Hint at Brighter, Autonomous Future Following their recent $69 billion acquisition of Activision-Blizzard-King, Microsoft is actively working to integrate and foster trust with their new teams. Key figures from Microsoft's leadership, including Phil Spencer, Matt Booty, and Sarah Bond, recently made their inaugural visit to Blizzard's headquarters in Irvine, California. Blizzard Blizzard 3 comments Oct 25, 2023 at 14:35
Microsoft-Activision Blizzard Merger Memes We're looking at memes that emerged soon after the Microsoft-Activision Blizzard merge was complete. Blizzard Blizzard Oct 16, 2023 at 15:39
Bobby Kotick to Leave Activision Blizzard in January 2024 As the Microsoft-Activision deal closes, Bobby Kotick will only stay on as CEO through the end of the year and leave on January 1, 2024. Blizzard Blizzard 13 comments Oct 13, 2023 at 13:49
Activision Blizzard King Joins Xbox - Official Trailer Xbox has released a new video welcoming the legendary teams of Activision Blizzard King to Xbox. Blizzard Blizzard 4 comments Oct 13, 2023 at 13:09
UK's CMA Approves Microsoft/Activision Blizzard Merger Nothing stands in the way of the Microsoft/Activision Blizzard merger now that the CMA (regulatory authority in the UK) approved the transaction with Microsoft. Blizzard Blizzard 5 comments Oct 13, 2023 at 08:12
The BlizzCon Collection Detailed The BlizzCon collection has been revealed, with a whole bunch of goodies for Blizzard games. As the stream is completely free this year, this replaces the Virtual Ticket and the rewards usually associated with it. Let's take a look at the two packs on offer! BlizzCon BlizzCon 7 comments Oct 09, 2023 at 21:33
UK's CMA Gives Preliminary Nod to Microsoft/Activision Blizzard Merger The UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has preliminarily approved of the Microsoft / Activision Blizzard merger, but Activision's Cloud gaming rights will be sold to Ubisoft. Blizzard Blizzard 2 comments Oct 01, 2023 at 09:21
BlizzCon 2023 Floor Map Unveiled Blizzard has unveiled the BlizzCon 2023 floor map. The event's taking place between November 3-4 in Anaheim, California. BlizzCon BlizzCon Oct 01, 2023 at 08:03
BlizzCon 2023 Sneak Peek and Last Chance to Buy Tickets! Blizzard has just posted a sneak peek at some of the events we can expect at BlizzCon 2023! The last wave of tickets will be on sale Friday, September 29 at 12 pm PDT. BlizzCon BlizzCon 2 comments Sep 28, 2023 at 17:18
A New Round of Layoffs at Blizzard Blizzard is restructuring the Hearthstone team and we've seen reports of multiple new layoffs at the company. Blizzard Blizzard 23 comments Sep 27, 2023 at 13:02
Icy Veins Podcast About Path of Exile Join us on Twitch for the latest episode of the Icy Veins Podcast dedicated to Path of Exile with guests from our sister site PoE Vault. Icy Veins Icy Veins Sep 03, 2023 at 15:54
Microsoft Sells Activision Blizzard Cloud Gaming Rights to Ubisoft Microsoft today announced it will sell cloud gaming rights for Activision Blizzard games to Ubisoft in an effort to appease regulators in the UK that are concerned about the impact of Microsoft's proposed $68.7 billion deal on the competition. Blizzard Blizzard 3 comments Aug 22, 2023 at 18:00
Blizzard to Bring Their Games to Steam, Starting With Overwatch 2 Blizzard have announced a big change, as they will be bringing some games to Steam! Company President Mike Ybarra announced this a short while ago. Overwatch 2 is coming to Steam on October 10th, and it hasn't been announced what other games may follow. The game's Steam page is live now. Blizzard Blizzard 5 comments Jul 19, 2023 at 17:38
Thrall Featured in BlizzCon 2023 Key Art Last week, Blizzard revealed more details about tickets for the upcoming BlizzCon and we also got to see the key art which shows Thrall. Now the question is why Thrall and what role will he play in WoW going forward? BlizzCon BlizzCon 11 comments Jul 03, 2023 at 12:57
ARPG Vault Discord Giveaway In case you weren't aware of it, we have a specialized Discord server that focuses on ARPGs! This includes Diablo 4 of course, and the discord focuses on helping players who might have any questions relating to the featured games in general (Diablo 4, Path of Exile and Lost Ark) or our guides for them. And now the ARPG Vault has reached the 10,000 member milestone and is hosting a giveaway! Icy Veins Icy Veins Jul 02, 2023 at 19:29
BlizzCon 2023 Tickets On Sale July 8 and July 22 Blizzard have announced the sale date for BlizzCon tickets! The event returns this year after a long hiatus, and you can try and get your tickets on July 8th and 22nd! Blizzard Blizzard 3 comments Jun 29, 2023 at 17:09
Battle.Net Friend Cap Increased to 400 We have a surprise announcement from Blizzard President Mike Ybarra! He tweeted that the battle.net friend cap has been doubled in size just now, going from 200 to 400. The change may take a little while to get to everyone but it shouldn't take too long. Battle.net Battle.net Jun 21, 2023 at 01:22
BlizzCon 2023 in Coming on Nov 3-4 After 4 years, BlizzCon will be returning to the Anaheim Convention Center on November 3-4! BlizzCon BlizzCon 6 comments May 17, 2023 at 17:09
Icy Veins is Getting a New Look Stay awhile and listen. Today, we're proud to present you with the next chapter of Icy Veins. Icy Veins Icy Veins 9 comments May 12, 2023 at 19:14
Activision Blizzard Announces First Quarter 2023 Financial Results Activision Blizzard announced their financial results for Q1 2023 and we have the highlights. Blizzard Blizzard 8 comments Apr 27, 2023 at 04:13
BlizzCon 2023 Update by Blizzard President Mike Ybarra Blizzard President Mike Ybarra posted an update on BlizzCon 2023 in a short tweet yesterday. BlizzCon BlizzCon Apr 20, 2023 at 07:56
A Misunderstanding May Have Been the Cause of Activision Blizzard Games Not Being Available in China The break in Activision Blizzard's partnership with NetEase in China which happened in January this year cost many Chinese players the ability to play Blizzard games, and today the New York Times may have some insight as to how the relationship between the two gaming giants might have gone wrong. Blizzard Blizzard 14 comments Mar 30, 2023 at 04:29READ MORE NEWS
- 14 May 2018: TvT: Safe Cyclones into Bio Play (Terran vs Terran)
- Added a new TvT build, the safe cyclone opening into bio follow-up.
- 12 May 2018: TvP: Cloaked Banshee into Two-Base, Five-Barracks all-in (Terran vs Protoss)
- A TvP build order which looks at early harrassment leading into a large two-base push.
- 02 May 2018: TvZ Build Order: Maru's $200,000 Proxy 2 Rax (Terran vs Zerg)
- A new TvZ build, this time focusing on early aggression with the infamous proxy 2 Rax!
- 27 Mar. 2018: TvT: Proxy 2-Rax Reaper into Bio (Terran vs Terran)
- Added a new TvT build, the Proxy 2 Rax Reaper, which actually has more focus on the mid-game than you would usually expect.
- 26 Mar. 2018: TvP: Quick Cyclone All-in with a Proxied Second Factory (Terran vs Protoss)
- Another TvP build order, this time looking at an aggressive all-in which focuses on the usage of Cyclones.
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