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USA Today
Walt Disney World: The 10 best hotels for staying on propertyresorts include transportation either by bus, boat or monorail to all four them
Walt Disney World: The 10 best hotels for staying on property
USA Today / Posted 5 hours ago
resorts include transportation either by bus, boat or monorail to all four theme parks, Disney Springs, Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach, so no matter where you stay, you'll still be just a ride away from all the action. Art of Animation: Perfect... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
On Baseball: There's no calling the MVP race at this pointtherein lies the rub. Are Trout’s numbers far and above the numbers put up by M
On Baseball: There's no calling the MVP race at this point
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 hours ago
therein lies the rub. Are Trout’s numbers far and above the numbers put up by MVP candidates on contending teams? In the blizzard of analytics, yes. The various versions of WAR, which purport to distill a player’s all-around contribution into a... Read more
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Torontoist
Toronto Metros-Croatia, 1976 Soccer Bowl Champions85 per cent of the team was sold to the owners of the Global television network
Toronto Metros-Croatia, 1976 Soccer Bowl Champions
Torontoist / Posted 7 hours ago
85 per cent of the team was sold to the owners of the Global television network. Within weeks, the team was renamed the Blizzard and gained a new home at Exhibition Stadium. Toronto Croatia re-established itself as a separate National Soccer... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Changes to the least-used character in 'Overwatch' could be coming as soon as NovemberThe developers at Blizzard have a tough job when it comes to "Overwatch": They
Changes to the least-used character in 'Overwatch' could be coming as soon as November
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
The developers at Blizzard have a tough job when it comes to "Overwatch": They have to manage its 22 characters, all of which have wildly different abilities, making sure they're balanced and not winning too much or too little. Just one small change... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Changes to the least-used character in 'Overwatch' could be coming as soon as NovemberThe developers at Blizzard have a tough job when it comes to "Overwatch": They
Changes to the least-used character in 'Overwatch' could be coming as soon as November
Connecticut Post / Posted 10 hours ago
The developers at Blizzard have a tough job when it comes to "Overwatch": They have to manage its 22 characters, all of which have wildly different abilities, making sure they're balanced and not winning too much or too little. Just one small change... Read more
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International Business Times
Gaming news round- Pokemon CEO confirms hybrid NX, Destiny Rise of Iron launch and RIP Battle.netthe past seven days, including the troubled launch of Bungie's first and only D
Gaming news round- Pokemon CEO confirms hybrid NX, Destiny Rise of Iron launch and RIP Battle.net
International Business Times / Posted 16 hours ago
the past seven days, including the troubled launch of Bungie's first and only Destiny expansion of 2016 – Rise of Iron; Blizzard dropping the Battle.net name after nearly 20 years; and Pokémon Company CEO Tsunekazu Ishihara revealing more about... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Before snow flies, here are some winter driving reminderstire shops around here. They can give you some sound advice. Cut these guys som
Before snow flies, here are some winter driving reminders
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 20 hours ago
tire shops around here. They can give you some sound advice. Cut these guys some slack and don't wait till we get our first blizzard before you get your car in for winter tires. Before ending this article, I'd like to thank the people who've given... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Steel win home openerSanteri Rajakillo and Cory Martinez each scored a goal with Nagel getting the f
Steel win home opener
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 20 hours ago
Santeri Rajakillo and Cory Martinez each scored a goal with Nagel getting the first Steel goal of the franchise. The Blizzard outshot New Ulm 38-27 but were kept in the game by Albers, who was solid in the net. New Ulm jumped to a 2-0 lead... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register Blizzard beat Corpus Christi IceRays 2-1BLAINE, Minn. � The Blizzard pulled out another one-goal victory at the NAHL Sh
Brookings Register Blizzard beat Corpus Christi IceRays 2-1
Brookings Daily Register / Posted 23 hours ago
BLAINE, Minn. � The Blizzard pulled out another one-goal victory at the NAHL Showcase, defeating the Corpus Christi IceRays 2-1 on Friday afternoon at Schwan Super Rink. Zach Mitchell scored the go-ahead goal 2 1/2 minutes into the second period.... Read more
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The Morning Call
ISO: New manager for Allentown's warming sheltercame under fire in January after people using the Fountain Pool House station w
ISO: New manager for Allentown's warming shelter
The Morning Call / Posted 23 hours ago
came under fire in January after people using the Fountain Pool House station were forced out at closing time into a near-blizzard. The city did not explain the move but said it was unrelated to that episode. "The city made a decision to open up... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
How One Midlands Police Agency is Using Body Camsthe video. "I can't even change it," Brown said. "The way the program is writt
How One Midlands Police Agency is Using Body Cams
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted yesterday
the video. "I can't even change it," Brown said. "The way the program is written, once it's downloaded, it's there." Lynn Blizzard also believes having the video can only help. "I think it's very important with all the uncertainty that's... Read more
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Game Informer
Game of Thrones' Kristian Nairn On His Favorite Gamesappearance of the actor Kristian Nairn, who is best known for his role as Hodor
Game of Thrones' Kristian Nairn On His Favorite Games
Game Informer / Posted yesterday
appearance of the actor Kristian Nairn, who is best known for his role as Hodor on HBO's Game of Thrones. Nairn worked with Blizzard in voicing a character for World of Warcraft's Warlords of Draenor expansion, and now he's lending his talents to... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Animal magnetism: Your dog can make you feel better, and here's whyshe says. "He then literally watches over me till the fever breaks." She calls
Animal magnetism: Your dog can make you feel better, and here's why
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
she says. "He then literally watches over me till the fever breaks." She calls Carrick her crutch. "When I fell in the blizzard last winter, he ran to my side, stood over me until I could sit up, let me use him to pull myself up, then supported... Read more
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The Morning Call
ISO: New manager for Allentown's warming sheltercame under fire in January after people using the Fountain Pool House station w
ISO: New manager for Allentown's warming shelter
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
came under fire in January after people using the Fountain Pool House station were forced out at closing time in a near-blizzard. The city did not explain the move but said it was unrelated to that episode. "The city made a decision to open up... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dancing With The Stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba's cat diesAnn Inaba had to say goodbye to her fur child. On Thursday the Dancing With Th
Dancing With The Stars judge Carrie Ann Inaba's cat dies
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Ann Inaba had to say goodbye to her fur child. On Thursday the Dancing With The Stars judge announced her fluffy white cat Blizzard had passed away. 'No words are enough... Rest in Peace my Dearest Blizzard...My king...Always SoDignified Elegant... Read more
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Oregon Daily Emerald
Gaming Week in Review: Blizzard retires Battle.net name, Poland releases ‘Witcher’ stamp, ‘Death Star’ DLC Blizzard’s Battle.net service, its longtime online gaming platform, has serve
Gaming Week in Review: Blizzard retires Battle.net name, Poland releases ‘Witcher’ stamp, ‘Death Star’ DLC
Oregon Daily Emerald / Posted yesterday
Blizzard’s Battle.net service, its longtime online gaming platform, has served gamers since the release of Diablo in 1996 and has been... Read more
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FOX Business
Buy Activision Blizzard Stock Or Electronic Arts: Why Even Choose?Are you a fan of Activision Blizzard's (NASDAQ: ATVI)World of Warcraft, or do y
Buy Activision Blizzard Stock Or Electronic Arts: Why Even Choose?
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Are you a fan of Activision Blizzard's (NASDAQ: ATVI)World of Warcraft, or do you prefer a relaxing game of Madden NFL from Electronic Arts(NASDAQ: EA)? Whichever camp you belong to, there's good news today from the analysts at investment bank Morgan... Read more
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FOX Business
Buy Activision Blizzard Stock Or Electronic Arts: Why Even Choose?Are you a fan of Activision Blizzard's (NASDAQ: ATVI)World of Warcraft, or do y
Buy Activision Blizzard Stock Or Electronic Arts: Why Even Choose?
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
Are you a fan of Activision Blizzard's (NASDAQ: ATVI)World of Warcraft, or do you prefer a relaxing game of Madden NFL from Electronic Arts(NASDAQ: EA)? Whichever camp you belong to, there's good news today from the analysts at investment bank Morgan... Read more
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International Business Times
Brexit three months on: Are young EU nationals still scared of being kicked out of Britain?"I tried to not cry in front of customers and say this will be fine – but it's
Brexit three months on: Are young EU nationals still scared of being kicked out of Britain?
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
"I tried to not cry in front of customers and say this will be fine – but it's not going to be fine. Today is just a giant blizzard on the future," she had said at the time. When IBTimes UK met with the young woman three months later, she... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register Blizzard net first winBLAINE, Minn. � Cade Bordchardt scored on an assist from Brett Callahan in over
Brookings Register Blizzard net first win
Brookings Daily Register / Posted yesterday
BLAINE, Minn. � Cade Bordchardt scored on an assist from Brett Callahan in overtime as the Blizzard beat the Kenai River Brown Bears 3-2 during the NAHL Showcase on Thursday at the Schwan Super Rink. Brookings� Jake Tesarowski opened the scoring... Read more
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Pitchfork
Kristin Hersh Shares New Song “Soma Gone Slapstick”a good joke. Well, it is when you do it right. Which I refused to do. I made t
Kristin Hersh Shares New Song “Soma Gone Slapstick”
Pitchfork / Posted yesterday
a good joke. Well, it is when you do it right. Which I refused to do. I made this drum part last all night, through a blizzard, so that I wouldn't have to walk home in the dark. Kept making (faking) mistakes so that I could keep all four limbs... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
A community concern11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The fundraiser will take place at the dentistry office at 801
A community concern
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The fundraiser will take place at the dentistry office at 8016 Summerlin Lakes Drive in Fort Myers. A "blizzard tent," "snow effects" and "snowball fun," will highlight the family-oriented event that also will feature bounce... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Dog owner does something really special for her dying petpair first moved to Austin, Texas in 2008 FacebookSpunky started to feel bette
Dog owner does something really special for her dying pet
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
pair first moved to Austin, Texas in 2008 FacebookSpunky started to feel better after enjoying the blizzard She told Inside Edition: "He could spend hours in snow drifts and be just fine. "He loved it. The colder it is,... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Video slated to screen at 1:30 p.m. Saturdayfloor of Sunset Meadows I, located at 633 Ledford St. The group will watch a vi
Video slated to screen at 1:30 p.m. Saturday
Craig Daily Press / Posted yesterday
floor of Sunset Meadows I, located at 633 Ledford St. The group will watch a video that was produced by Wyoming PBS on “The Blizzard Of 1949.” For more information, call 970-824-6761. Examine 2016 election at Coffee and a Newspaper Join publisher... Read more
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Cape Coral Daily Breeze
Business BriefsViolence Awareness Month. Located at 8016 Summerlin Lakes Drive, Fort Myers, t
Business Briefs
Cape Coral Daily Breeze / Posted yesterday
Violence Awareness Month. Located at 8016 Summerlin Lakes Drive, Fort Myers, there will be snowfall special effects, a blizzard tent with magic snow and snowball fun, as well as a live broadcast from 96.9 WINK FM. Additionally, this year's... Read more
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Auto Spies
OFFICIAL: The 2017 Toyota Corolla Gets A Slight Revision For Its Big 5-050th Anniversary Special Edition adds an exclusive exterior color, Black Cherry
OFFICIAL: The 2017 Toyota Corolla Gets A Slight Revision For Its Big 5-0
Auto Spies / Posted yesterday
50th Anniversary Special Edition adds an exclusive exterior color, Black Cherry Pearl. Also available in Classic Silver and Blizzard Pearl, the Corolla SE 50th Anniversary Special Edition will be offered in a run of 8,000 vehicles. Inside, Toyota... Read more
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The Border Mail
North East breweries on high in 7th heaventhe first time seven North East microbreweries pooled their resources on Wednes
North East breweries on high in 7th heaven
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
the first time seven North East microbreweries pooled their resources on Wednesday for the annual brew day at Blizzard Brewery at Dinner Plain. Newcomers Social Bandit Brewing Company at Mansfield​, Blizzard Brewery ​at Dinner Plain... Read more
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Gamasutra
Community managers' war stories show need for better harassment policiesmy employment with any company is a partnership, and not any kind of debt or li
Community managers' war stories show need for better harassment policies
Gamasutra / Posted 2 days ago
my employment with any company is a partnership, and not any kind of debt or life-oath that I need to repay.” - Former Blizzard community manager Micah Whipple Community management can be one of the most demanding but also compelling jobs in... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Officials tour Xcel facility at reopening eventof Xcel Energy New Mexico / Texas, also recognized Supervisor Jim Daly for his
Officials tour Xcel facility at reopening event
Clovis News Journal / Posted 2 days ago
of Xcel Energy New Mexico / Texas, also recognized Supervisor Jim Daly for his servicemen’s handling of the December blizzard. “It was a rare occasion where Clovis was isolated from the rest of the world, physically,” Hudson said. “The... Read more
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Daily Mail
Recreation of vocal tract reveals how Ötzi may have soundedof information about life during the Bronze Age in central Europe. Initially,
Recreation of vocal tract reveals how Ötzi may have sounded
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
of information about life during the Bronze Age in central Europe. Initially, it was thought that he froze to death in a blizzard, but CT scans have since revealed that he died violently with a flint arrow head in his shoulder, where it ruptured... Read more
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Daily Mail
Owner gives dying dog that loves snow one last tiny blizzard in TexasA doting dog owner who promised her dying hound one final day in the snow has h
Owner gives dying dog that loves snow one last tiny blizzard in Texas
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A doting dog owner who promised her dying hound one final day in the snow has hired a machine to create a blizzard in Texas. Ashley Niels' 12-year-old husky-German shepherd-chow mix, Spunky loved to play in the snow when they lived in... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hobson's Choice: Three Calgary productions worth considering this fallPanych's Sextet, his 2014 runaway hit comedy about six sexually charged musicia
Hobson's Choice: Three Calgary productions worth considering this fall
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Panych's Sextet, his 2014 runaway hit comedy about six sexually charged musicians trapped in a motel during a Canadian blizzard. Great news for us and even greater news when you consider the cast Dunsdon has trapped for her snowbound... Read more
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Mashable
Blizzard is overhauling the pro 'Heroes of the Storm' sceneto a look a lot more stable in 2017. thanks to moves to standarize the scene ac
Blizzard is overhauling the pro 'Heroes of the Storm' scene
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
to a look a lot more stable in 2017. thanks to moves to standarize the scene across the globe and compensate its players. Blizzard is restructuring its HotS Global Championship league structure so the major regions have more uniform online league... Read more
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Brookings Daily Register
Brookings Register Amarillo beats Blizzard in SOBoyko and Amarillo netminder Nikita Babintsev, but in the end it took a shootou
Brookings Register Amarillo beats Blizzard in SO
Brookings Daily Register / Posted 2 days ago
Boyko and Amarillo netminder Nikita Babintsev, but in the end it took a shootout to decide things as the Bulls edged the Blizzard, 2-1. Brookings got its lone goal in regulation from Brandon Kruse early in the third period, but that was answered... Read more
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NJ Biz
Bomb at train station had big effect on small business in Elizabeth: Honored pizzeria Santillo's has lost almost all of its customersno one was hurt — and the alleged mastermind was captured early Monday — his bu
Bomb at train station had big effect on small business in Elizabeth: Honored pizzeria Santillo's has lost almost all of its customers
NJ Biz / Posted 2 days ago
no one was hurt — and the alleged mastermind was captured early Monday — his business has suffered greatly. “It’s like a blizzard, that’s how bad it’s cleared out around here,” he said. “At night, it’s like a ghost town: Nobody’s coming. It’s... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Watch a sneak peek on the set of Disney on Ice presents Frozenfelt real and tangible to a live audience. We wanted to transform the entire ar
Watch a sneak peek on the set of Disney on Ice presents Frozen
Liverpool Echo / Posted 2 days ago
felt real and tangible to a live audience. We wanted to transform the entire arena into Arendelle, Elsa's ice castle and a blizzard." Read More She added: "One of the most memorable moments in the animated film is when Elsa creates a snow... Read more
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Variety
SGN Changes Name to Jam City, Acquires Rights to Make ‘Peanuts’ Mobile Gamehas studios in Seattle, San Francisco, San Diego and Buenos Aires. Jam City’s c
SGN Changes Name to Jam City, Acquires Rights to Make ‘Peanuts’ Mobile Game
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
has studios in Seattle, San Francisco, San Diego and Buenos Aires. Jam City’s competitors include Supercell (acquired by China’s Tencent), Activision Blizzard (which bought “Candy Crush” developer) King Digital), Rovio and Electronic Arts.Filed Und... Read more
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Limerick Post
The numbers are up for Stella Bingoremember, although not as regularly as her mam, Yvonne, who once ignored all ki
The numbers are up for Stella Bingo
Limerick Post / Posted 2 days ago
remember, although not as regularly as her mam, Yvonne, who once ignored all kinds of weather warnings and drove through blizzard-like conditions for her game. She also had her car stolen on another night, found burnt out the next morning.... Read more
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International Business Times
Blizzard is dropping the iconic Battle.net name after 20 yearsBlizzard is doing away with its classic Battle.net name and is beginning the pr
Blizzard is dropping the iconic Battle.net name after 20 years
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
Blizzard is doing away with its classic Battle.net name and is beginning the process of "transitioning away from" using the term when referring to its online multiplayer game service. Announced in a post on the World of Warcraft website, the... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
New Ulm Steel to hold 1st home game Fridayhockey team plays their first-ever home game at 7 p.m. this Friday at the New U
New Ulm Steel to hold 1st home game Friday
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 2 days ago
hockey team plays their first-ever home game at 7 p.m. this Friday at the New Ulm Civic Center when it hosts the Alexandria Blizzard. And besides the game, there are a lot of festivities planned, which that fans coming to the Civic Center can see... Read more
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BBC News
Hollywood mourns end of Brangelinaalmost normal. Almost. On the red carpet though, Brangelina are something else
Hollywood mourns end of Brangelina
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
almost normal. Almost. On the red carpet though, Brangelina are something else, almost ethereal, drifting past in a blizzard of flash-bulbs, above the fray. They always arrive at the last minute, and no photographer leaves until they have... Read more
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Market Watch
Just a summer fling? ‘Pokémon Go’ no longer No. 1unseated by Machine Zone Inc.’s ATVI, +1.22% “Game of War: Fire Age” in Februar
Just a summer fling? ‘Pokémon Go’ no longer No. 1
Market Watch / Posted 3 days ago
unseated by Machine Zone Inc.’s ATVI, +1.22% “Game of War: Fire Age” in February 2015. “Candy Crush Saga” from Activision Blizzard Inc.’s King Digital Entertainment unit held the top spot for 109 days before falling in August 2013 to “Clash of... Read more
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IGN
Podcast Beyond Episode 460: What Are Your 3 Most Anticipated Games This Fall?Day to Get PS Plus Before the Price Increase, Pokemon Sun and Moon Collector's
Podcast Beyond Episode 460: What Are Your 3 Most Anticipated Games This Fall?
IGN / Posted 3 days ago
Day to Get PS Plus Before the Price Increase, Pokemon Sun and Moon Collector's Guide MacGyver: Series Premiere Review Blizzard Dropping Battle.net Name, Focusing on Brand The Flash: Season 3 and Arrow: Season 5 Posters Agents of SHIELD:... Read more
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IGN
Podcast Beyond Episode 460: What Are Your 3 Most Anticipated Games This Fall?Get PS Plus Before the Price Increase, Pokemon Sun and Moon Collector's Guide
Podcast Beyond Episode 460: What Are Your 3 Most Anticipated Games This Fall?
IGN / Posted 3 days ago
Get PS Plus Before the Price Increase, Pokemon Sun and Moon Collector's Guide Agents of SHIELD: Season 4 Premiere Review Blizzard Dropping Battle.net Name, Focusing on Brand Star Wars: Disney Doesn't Expect Rogue One to Outdo Force Awakens' Box... Read more
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IGN
Blizzard Dropping Battle.net Name, Focuses on Brandis in name, and name alone. The core technology behind Battle.net will "continu
Blizzard Dropping Battle.net Name, Focuses on Brand
IGN / Posted 3 days ago
is in name, and name alone. The core technology behind Battle.net will "continue to serve as the central nervous system for Blizzard games," Blizzard said. Got feedback on our player? Battle.net has been around for a long time. The original... Read more
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IGN
How to Get Legendary Items in WoW Legion - World of Warcraft Wiki Guiderewards The last confirmed method of Legendary reward is PvP. If you are a pla
How to Get Legendary Items in WoW Legion - World of Warcraft Wiki Guide
IGN / Posted 3 days ago
rewards The last confirmed method of Legendary reward is PvP. If you are a player that prefers to forgo PvE entirely - Blizzard has not forgotten about you. It is confirmed that every PvP strongbox will have a chance to pay out with a... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
2017 'Old Farmer's Almanac' calls for snow as early as mid-Novemberalso includes a white Christmas, followed by a potential blockbuster storm in F
2017 'Old Farmer's Almanac' calls for snow as early as mid-November
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 3 days ago
also includes a white Christmas, followed by a potential blockbuster storm in February. “The big news, though, is the blizzard in February,” said Janice Stillman, editor of the "Old Farmer’s Almanac." “This will make it a winter to remember.... Read more
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CNET
Blizzard doing away with Battle.net nameBattle.net, one of the most recognizable names in gaming, is going away. Blizza
Blizzard doing away with Battle.net name
CNET / Posted 3 days ago
Battle.net, one of the most recognizable names in gaming, is going away. Blizzard announced today that it is starting the process of "transitioning away" from using that name for its gaming services. The name has been used for years, all the way back... Read more
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Daily Mail
Gabourey Sidibe shares coping tools to combat weight-shamingNeely's Harg Nallin' Sclopio Peepio and The Big C, and films including Seven Ps
Gabourey Sidibe shares coping tools to combat weight-shaming
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Neely's Harg Nallin' Sclopio Peepio and The Big C, and films including Seven Psychopaths, Tower Heist and White Bird in a Blizzard. Watch What Happens Live airs on Bravo Sunday through Thursday at 11/10c. Naysayer: Howard Stern (right)... Read more
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Gamasutra
Blizzard is saying goodbye to the 20-year-old Battle.net brandLost Vikings developer Blizzard Entertainment announced today that it's deep-si
Blizzard is saying goodbye to the 20-year-old Battle.net brand
Gamasutra / Posted 3 days ago
Lost Vikings developer Blizzard Entertainment announced today that it's deep-sixing the 20-year-old "Battle.net" brand -- though not the networking technology it represents -- now that the notion of a dedicated multiplayer network for games seems... Read more
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