Starting January 25th, Overwatch players will be treated to a celebration of Chinese New Year. Though little more than a short teaser video on the Blizzard Twitter appeared, we're sure to learn more in the coming few days. We'll keep you posted!
German site Mein-MMO.de is reporting that Blizzard has won its lawsuit agains Bossland GmbH, the maker of Honorbuddy, a bot used in World of Warcraft. Earlier court decisions that were in Bossland's favor were overturned with the decision that "distribution of bot programs for online games is anti-competitive". As yet, the full disclosure of the settlement has not been published.
PC and Mac players of Elder Scrolls Online will be able to create their own in-game paradise when the Homestead update launches on February 6th. Console players will need to wait a bit longer for the warm fires of home. Homestead will launch for PlayStation 4 and XBox One on February 21st.
Nintendo has announced that Fire Emblem Heroes, a mobile tactical RPG, is heading to Google Play on February 2nd and at a later date for iOS devices. Gameplay will take place on a grid with players summoning Fire Emblem heroes "throughout history" to take part in fights. Characters from Fire Emblem Awakening and Fire Emblem Fates will be present. Players will be able to upgrade heroes and summon additional ones that can be gained from the in-app market.
Grinding Gear has announced that Path of Exile will be heading to XBox One later in 2017. The XB1 version will come complete with all five expansions including the new 3.0 content that will be launching for PC in the next few months.
MMORPG.com has been given closed beta keys for the highly anticipated Revelation Online, the all new MMORPG game being developed by NetEase. Get your key now while they last!