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Heroes of the Storm News - From Mod to MOBA – How Blizzard is Breathing Life into a Stale Genre

Posted by Suzie Ford on Jul 07, 2016  | Comments

From Mod to MOBA – How Blizzard is Breathing Life into a Stale Genre | Heroes of the Storm | MMORPG.com

In 2010, Blizzard’s Dustin Browder recalls what it was like to finish StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty. The team was exhausted, but happy with their work. Little did they know that they’d need to bring something to BlizzCon that year to represent the StarCraft franchise. They settled on showing off the map editor and its many tools, the power of what sort of mods players could create. And thus, Blizzard All-Stars was born. That demo would eventually become Heroes of the Storm, but the road from Mod to MOBA wasn’t always a smooth path.

Read more of Bill Murphy's Heroes of the Storm: From Mod to MOBA – How Blizzard is Breathing Life into a Stale Genre.


2010 - Muradin & Sylvanas

Suzie Ford / Suzie is the Associate Editor and News Manager at MMORPG.com. Follow her on Twitter @MMORPGMom