Whew, where to begin. Heroes of the Storm 2.0 has been teased for much of the past month, but it’s finally here. With it comes the brand new progression system, complete with Loot Boxes borrowed from another Blizzard game, and if you log on anytime between now and May 22nd, you’ll get yourself a free Mega Hero Bundle. Returning players will also receive a stock of loot boxes to coincide with their account level.
The 2.0 update also features a Nexus Challenge 2.0. Play with friends to earn rewards in both Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm. There’s a new hero, Genji, and a host of balance changes to the existing ones, including a substantial rework for Uther. In other news, the 2.0 launch also come complete with a new hero announcement: D.Va. Expect her to show up in the nexus sometime soon.
Check out the official patch notes for the full scoop.