Breaking news: Hearthstone: Hearthstone: Hallow's End guide

Sections

New game announced by Valve

New card game tie-in for DOTA revealed at The Invitational 7.

Picture of John Bedford

About John Bedford

John is Metabomb's Editor in Chief, and is responsible for all of the Hearthstone news, features and guides content on the site.

Valve, publishers of such minor game series as Half Life, Team Fortress, Portal and Dota, has announced a new digital card game themed around the latter called Artifact. The news was confirmed during The International 7 yesterday evening.

Artifact will be released in 2018 and sees you controlling five heroes across three lines (just like in DOTA), and you'll also be able to make use of Dota characters such as the Bounty Hunter. Apart from that, information is a little thin on the ground right now, although you can check out our growing Artifact guide for all of the nitty gritty details.

A trailer was released to mark the announcement as well, although in customary 2017 fashion it tells you pretty much nothing about the game. Nevertheless, you can watch it right here:

We'll be bringing you all of the latest developments on Artifact as and when they happen, but you can also follow the game's official Twitter account which went live last night - it's a little quiet right now, but they're answering questions here and there.

Comment on this article

  • There are no comments on this article yet! Could you be the first to post one?

Destiny 2

Discover the very best information about Destiny 2:

D

Destiny 2

Destiny 2: The Farm guide - social space, vendors, activities and location

Everything you need to know about this social space in Destiny 2.

D
D

Destiny 2

Destiny 2: Milestones guide

Everything you need to know about the Milestone system in Destiny 2.

D
D

Destiny 2

Destiny 2: Season 2 guide - Events, Weapons, Armour, Ornaments and more

Everything we know so far about Destiny 2's second season.

D
H

Hearthstone

Headless Horseman Tavern Brawl guide - Hearthstone

What to expect from Hearthstone's Halloween Tavern Brawl!

H
H

Hearthstone

Blizzard committed to improving Hearthstone's Lakkari Sacrifice Quest

Don't expect a Discard-heavy expansion in the future though.

2 H
H

Hearthstone

Control Mage deck list guide - October 2017 - Hearthstone

The strongest Control Mage deck list you can field in Season 43.

5 H
H

Hearthstone

Aggro Paladin deck list guide - October 2017 - Hearthstone

How to climb the Frozen Throne ladder using the latest incarnation of Aggro Paladin.

H

Off-Meta

Discover the very best information about Off-Meta:

O

Off-Meta

Hand of the Gods Top Chinese (Nu Wa) decks: Best deck lists for Ranked play

Free, budget and pro Chinese deck lists for Hand of the Gods (Smite Tactics).

O
O

Off-Meta

Hand of the Gods Top Greek (Zeus) decks: Best deck lists for Ranked play

Free, budget and pro Greek deck lists for Hand of the Gods (Smite Tactics).

O
O

Off-Meta

Diablo 3 Season 12 guide - start dates / times and everything we know

Everything we currently know about Season 12 of Diablo 3.

O
O

Off-Meta

Hand of the Gods Top Egyptian (Ra) decks: Best deck lists for Ranked play

Free, budget and pro Egyptian deck lists for Hand of the Gods (Smite Tactics).

O

Overwatch

Discover the very best information about Overwatch:

O

Overwatch

Mercy nerfs now live along with a Lucio speed buff - Overwatch

The latest PTR balance changes have just hit the live game.

O
O

Overwatch

More Mercy changes being tested on the Overwatch PTR

It's now possible to rapidly Resurrect two fallen teammates.

O
O

Overwatch

Mystery Heroes experience gains reduced by 10% - Overwatch

The numbers have been tweaked to establish XP parity between game modes.

O
O

Overwatch

Junkenstein's Revenge Legendary guide - tips, tricks and tactics - Overwatch

How to survive Junkenstein's Revenge on its most punishing difficulty.

O