Doomfist Arrives In Overwatch On July 27th

Doomfist, the hero who has been a long awaited addition to Overwatch, will finally be made available on regular servers on July 27. Hints about this hero have been seeded into the game since the very start, and he’s been playable on the PTR (public test realm) since the 6th. This offense hero is the […]

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Overwatch Release Date & Lead Up

When the existence of Overwatch was first officially confirmed at Blizzcon 2014, the game was already in a playable state. However, fans would have to wait almost two years for the official release. Before the Beginning The roots of Overwatch stretch back to a time when there was no such thing as Overwatch. For years, […]

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Experience & Progression

Overwatch, like most of Blizzard’s other games, uses an experience point based system to track player progression. Giving fans sequential goals to work towards is a great incentive to play better, and Blizzard makes use of the XP system to discourage poor etiquette as well as a reward. With nearly every other competitive multiplayer game […]

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Top Offense Heroes

Overwatch is a team based shooter with many heroes filling many different roles. The game’s objectives are more complex than those found in your regular team deathmatch game modes. You’ll need both strategy and co-operation to achieve victory. That’s not to say that getting a ton of frags isn’t helping. While maintaining a high K/DR […]

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Overwatch System Requirements Guide

Overwatch may not boast the most realistic graphics among AAA games, but it does have a recognizable and unique art style, and oftentimes aesthetic direction is more important than raw graphical fidelity. That said, Overwatch can still be hard on systems, as numerous visual effects are still present among countless other hardware intensive factors. Though […]

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Overwatch: Story and Lore

Overwatch doesn’t do much by way of storytelling or world-building in-game. In fact, as any player can choose any character, heroes who are enemies in terms of lore can find themselves on the same team fighting those who are supposedly allies. This makes the actual game, for all intents and purposes, non-canon. As such, players […]

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Overwatch Group Finding Guide

Because Heroes Play Together… We all know that Overwatch is a massive hit. In the year alone since it launched, the game’s player base increased to over 30 million. However, if you’re playing without a proper group and just hop into random matches, it can be easy to feel alone amidst a sea of players. […]

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Overwatch Game Editions Guide

If you’re like so many other prospective Overwatch players out there, chances are you’re looking to jump into the game yourself, but might not be sure which edition of the game is right for you. Here, we break down all the different editions, their contents and their recommended retail pricing so you can pick the […]

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Competitive Play Guide

Competition can make matches that much more thrilling and rewarding. Ranked games in Overwatch scratch this particular itch, allowing the best players across the world to compare their skills to one another and rise to the top of the global leaderboards. So how does competitive play in Overwatch work exactly? Competitive Points One of the […]

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Overwatch Easter Eggs

Like any good competitive online shooter, Overwatch is chock full of pop-culture references. Blizzard really outdid themselves with easter eggs hidden in the game – so much so, in fact, that even those well versed in pop-culture trivia might miss more than a few of them. For the uninitiated, ‘easter egg’ is a gaming term […]

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