Hearthstone: “several thousand” bots banned for the rest of the year

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft has been given a tidy up, with bot accounts swept right out the door.

6 years ago

Bots' headlines

  • This guy made €100,000 with Diablo 3 bots last year

    Diablo 3 no longer has a real money auction house, but while it was active it was providing a very nice living for those willing to exploit the system.

    6 years ago
  • UT3 bots score higher on Turing test than human players

    Well, someone’s finally done it. Phys reports researchers at the University of Texas have created AI capable of passing a Turing test – fooling a human into believing they are interacting with another human. The computer scientists built a couple of Unreal Tournament 3 bots so lifelike that judges tagged both as human players 52% […]

    8 years ago
  • Korea to prohibit trade of online game items starting next month

    Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Television wants to ban gaming bots which gather resources in gaming, as well as the ability for players to trade and farm virtual items.

    9 years ago
  • Hacker claims to have used a bot to scam Taco Bell out of a Vita

    The Taco Bell-Vita scandal reached new heights today as a hacker has claimed to have nefariously “tricked” the restaurant chain into sending him a Vita.

    9 years ago
  • Aion: Plastic surgery, gender changes, and protecting your account

    Aion players could see the long-awaited gender change and plastic surgery services happening in the next couple weeks.Also, the developers posted a nice bit of information on how you can protect your account, and what it’s doing to combat hackers and gold farmers.

    11 years ago
  • Killzone 2 to get patched sometime this week

    According to a post over on the Killzone 2 community site, the game will be patched to 1.21 this coming week.The option to create unranked games will also be added due to bots being abused during ranked play — should stop people from getting banned after this.Here’s a list: Increase of the standard points settings […]

    12 years ago