We had a bit of a lull last week with news but with Heroes 2.0 right around the corner The Nexus has been buzzing with news this week so let’s jump in and take a look.
►The Last chance qualifier for HGC ANZ Season 2 is on today!(22nd April), Tune into Twitch.tv/anzheroestv at 12pm AEST To catch the action and find out who will join Nomia and Morton’s List at the Championship!
— ANZHeroes (@ANZ_Heroes) April 21, 2017
►Tuesday the 18th Overwatch fans and speculators rejoiced as everyone’s favourite cyborg ninja joins the Nexus line up. Genji is here along with his ancestral home Hanamura bringing a new map type for Heroes. If you’d like to give this new map a go, all matchmaking games in beta will be played on Hanamura right up until launch on April 26th.
Harness the power of the Genji and vie for control of his ancestral home – Hanamura. Both hitting the Heroes 2.0 Beta TODAY! pic.twitter.com/HOh4XS3u3M
— Heroes of the Storm (@BlizzHeroes) April 17, 2017
►Genji and Hanamura will be going live to the public with Heroes of the Storm 2.0 next week on April 26th. Blizzard has an overview of Genji and his abilities here.
►Blizzard released some notes for the Heroes 2.0 beta this Monday the 17th you can view all the details here.
►Do you have some burning questions about Genji, Hanamura or anything Heroes of the Storm 2.0 related? next week, April 24th Blizzard will be running a Q&A on the Heroes subreddit. You can have a chat to the game’s artists, designers and producers about all things Heroes 2.0.
►Heroes received a balance update on Thursday the 20th, those details and changes can be viewed here.
►Community manager Spyrain uploaded a post to the forums this morning detailing the changes to hero levels and the new XP requirements. You can read the changes here.
►This week’s Brawl of the Week is Lost Cavern. It’s all-out mayhem on the single-lane battleground set in the Lost Cavern. Checkout the rules and rewards here.
►Blizzard will be hosting a launch event live on twitch for Heroes of the Storm 2.0 at 11:00AM PTD April 25th/4:00AM AEST April 26th.
►Another week brings another weekly sale so take a look at this week’s sale items in AUD.
►Heroes 2.0 is almost here folks! I’ll leave you this week with the overview of the new map Hanamura.