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Heroes represents more than 20 years of Blizzard gaming history, settings, and iconic characters, all mashed up into an epic, off-the-wall team brawler. Fight out classic showdowns ... [the] combinations of Blizzard heroes and universes are endless.
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Heroes of the Storm (originally called "Blizzard DOTA" and then "Blizzard All-Stars") is the stand-alone variant of the Warcraft III custom map called Defense of the Ancients: Allstars (aka DOTA). Originally the name "Blizzard All-Stars" was chosen after a dispute with Valve Corporation was settled, giving them the rights to use the name DOTA 2 for their stand-alone variant of the same custom map, but at some point Blizzard decided on the name "Heroes of the Storm" instead.

Heroes of the Storm

Heroes represents more than 20 years of Blizzard gaming history, settings, and iconic characters, all mashed up into an epic, off-the-wall team brawler. Fight out classic showdowns such as Icon-diablo3-22x22.png Tyrael vs. Icon-diablo3-22x22.png Diablo and Arthas vs. Uther, or settle those late-night debates you've had about who's the stronger leader — StarCraft's Icon-starcraft2-22x22.png Raynor or Thrall? Could Icon-starcraft2-22x22.png Zeratul take down Illidan in a fight? Who's more badass . . . Icon-starcraft2-22x22.png Kerrigan or the Icon-diablo3-22x22.png Demon Hunter from Diablo III? The combinations of Blizzard heroes and universes are endless.

Specializations

Each hero offers different strengths and weaknesses depending on their role.

Assassin

Assassins like Kerrigan deal tremendous damage and can pick off unsuspecting enemies, but must choose their battles carefully, as they can dish more than they can take.

Warrior

Warriors such as Diablo can dive right into a melee, soaking up damage and dealing it back.

Support

Support heroes like Malfurion can swing the tide of battle, assisting with healing, buffs, or other abilities to manipulate the battle in the favor of allies.

Specialist

Other types include the siege and commander heroes, which are more specialized roles that bring different strengths as you build a team.

Your hero your way

Heroes of the Storm offers plenty of ways to customize how your hero fights and looks. You'll choose from an array of unique talents, heroic abilities, and combat styles that can fundamentally change the way each hero does battle. Skins round out the appearance of your hero, while mounts get you around the battleground in speed and in style. Hey, is that Raynor riding a rainbow pony?

Warcraft characters in Heroes of the Storm

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