Posts Tagged battle.net


Steam, Blizzard and EA hit by DDoS attacks

There’s something about the new year that gets hackers all excited as the DDoS attacks continue.

By Paul Younger | 3 Jan 2014 | 12

Twitch streamer caught up in DDoS attack on DOTA 2, BattleNet, WoT and EA services

It’s all the rage this week, DDoS attacks on game services.

By Paul Younger | 31 Dec 2013 | 2

Blizzard’s new Battle.Net launcher demoed in video

Blizzard are in the process of testing their Steam/Origin-like desktop launcher system for Battle.Net to provide easy access to their game information, and some video footage has surfaced today.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jul 2013 | Comments Off

Groups added to StarCraft 2 Battle.Net

Blizzard has already gone over the clan features in Battle.net and now they are taking a look at a new feature called groups which are similar to clans with a few differences.

By Paul Younger | 4 Dec 2012 | Comments Off

Global Play coming to StarCraft 2

Blizzard are set to release “Global ┬áPlay” in the next update in the “coming months” for StarCraft 2 which will allow players to change game regions.

By Paul Younger | 10 Nov 2012 | Comments Off

US Sanctions Block World of Warcraft in Iran

A couple of days ago we reported that Blizzard players in Iran were unable to connect to the BattleNet service for World of Warcraft.

By Paul Younger | 25 Aug 2012 | 2

Iranian government blocks access to Battle.net

Politically speaking, the citizens of Iran have much larger concerns than videogaming.

By Peter Parrish | 23 Aug 2012 | 8