What is Heroes of the Storm?
-Heroes of the Storm is Blizzard's entrance to the MOBA market.
What is MOBA?
-MOBA stands for 'Multiplayer Online Battle Arena'. These types are games are usually online only, pitting two teams against each other. Heavily team based, these games will test your skills of cooperative skill to another level. Or just test your patience. Examples of MOBA type games include 'League of Legends' and 'Defender of the Ancients'.
What is so different about Blizzard's version of MOBA?
-First off, the playable characters are famous(and some not so famous) Heroes & Villains from popular Blizzard franchises. HotS is also more team focused, which means that the TEAM gains experience instead of each individual player. There are no items, so the gameplay is a lot more streamlined and much more welcoming to brand new MOBA players.
Where can I find more information about Heroes of the Storm?
-I'm glad you asked!
Please note that Heroes of the Storm is currently in Alpha and is only available through invites. You can sign up for a chance to be invited from the official site linked above.