|This article is a stub. You can help Heroes of the Storm Wiki by .|
This article is a stub. You can help Heroes of the Storm Wiki by .
|Key Art 2018 |
(clockwise from middle)
The Raven Lord • Varok Saurfang • Diablo
McCree • Ava (with Sarge) • Tychus
|Other Names||BlizzCon XII|
|Dates||November 2 - 3|
|← 2017||2019 →|
The Grand Finals for the Heroes Global Championship will also be held here.
Announcements[edit | edit source]
Heroes[edit | edit source]
Gameplay[edit | edit source]
- 2019 Gameplay Update
- Structure Adjustments
- EXP gain
- Passive Experience gain increased by 15%
- Increased Experience gained by defeating defending Mercenaries by 100%
- Defeating Laning Mercenaries will now grant 100% of Defending Mercenaries Experience
- After destroying a Fort, spawns every 3rd minion wave.
- Armor Revamp
- Armor no longer stacks, like Movement Speed buffs, the game will apply only the highest (or lowest) amount of Armor to a hero.
- Matchmaking Improvements
- Boosts are replacing Stimpacks.
- Same functionality
- After the end of the game, every player receives an 5% extra XP for each activate Boosts.
Tickets[edit | edit source]
- $199.00 USD per ticket (same as BlizzCon 2017)
- Sold in two batches:
- Wednesday, May 9 at 7:00 p.m. PDT
- Saturday, May 12 at 10:00 a.m. PDT
- $49.99 USD per virtual ticket (up from BlizzCon 2017, +$10 USD)
- Available for purchase since September 12
- Benefit Dinner Ticket Sale: Wednesday, May 16 at 7:00 p.m. PDT
Virtual Rewards[edit | edit source]
The Virtual Rewards for 2018 will be revealed over the coming weeks to BlizzCon, starting with Overwatch.
- Overwatch - Legendary Skin: Demon Hunter Sombra (September 12)
- Heroes of the Storm - Nexus Razorgrin Mount, Banner, Spray, and Portrait
- World of Warcraft - Alliance / Horde mantle & war banner, early access to WoW: Classic demo
- Hearthstone - "BlizzCon 2018" Card Back and 2 packs from Classic, Journey to Un'Goro, Knights of the Frozen Throne, Kobolds & Catacombs and The Witchwood expansions.
- StarCraft - Console Skin for StarCraft Remastered, Brood War skins for Terran, Protoss and Zerg workers for StarCraft 2
- Diablo III - Mini Azmodan pet
Tournaments[edit | edit source]
- Heroes of the Storm Global Championship: October 25–28, November 2–3
- StarCraft II World Championship Series: October 26–28, November 2–3
- World of Warcraft Arena Global Championship: October 29, November 2–3
- Mythic Dungeon Invitational All-Stars
- Overwatch World Cup: November 2–3
- Hearthstone Global Games: November 2–3
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Heroes of the Storm represented by the Raven Lord
[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
|Blizzard Entertainment conventions|
|BlizzCon_||2005 • 2007 • 2008 • 2009 • 2010 • 2011 • 2013 • 2014 • 2015 • 2016 • 2017 • 2018 • 2019|
|gamescom_||2010 • 2011 • 2012 • 2013 • 2014 • 2015 • 2016 • 2017 • 2018|