Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2017 Now Live

It’s that time of year again, and depending on your hemisphere either the snow is falling or the sun is shining, but all the stores are blasting Christmas music. Coincidentally all the games are also doing their holiday events. Overwatch is no different with Winter Wonderland making a comeback from last year and packing new […]

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Overwatch Winter Wonderland Coming December 12

Returning from last year is the holiday season event for Overwatch, Winter Wonderland. Bringing all kinds of festive content to the game, players can get into the holiday spirit with a number of new legendary skins and an all-new brawl which will introduce a unique kind of approach to Overwatch gameplay. The new legendaries haven’t […]

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Overwatch To Add “A Lot” Of Items To Base Lootbox Soon

This could have easily been spun as “new content coming to Overwatch”, but since no-one expected the game’s support to evaporate overnight after news of its popularity and dedicated player base made the rounds recently, that wouldn’t exactly have been saying much at all. Responding to a player’s inquiries about when new items will be […]

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Where Overwatch Stands In The Lootbox Controversy

With the whole Battlefront 2 debacle, “lootbox” has become something akin to a dirty word among the gaming community. But how does Overwatch, the first major AAA to introduce the system, factor into this? Can there be such a thing as a good lootbox system, and if so, is the one used by Overwatch an […]

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Overwatch Players Still Playing Average 2 Hours Daily

Overwatch has become one of the most popular sensations in the gaming industry and its showing no sign of slowing down. Blizzard recently announced that their active playerbase has crossed the 35 million mark, and now we know that the players are fairly dedicated too. Activision Blizzard bigwig Tim Kilpin spoke with MCVUK.com, and while […]

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Late Overwatch Pro INTERNETHULK Commemorated In-Game

In the past, Blizzard Entertainment has been fairly proactive in the memorialization of individuals who were involved with their game, even if they were “just” fans, and passed away. World of Warcraft has several in-game commemorations for fans and developers who are no longer with us, and now Overwatch too carries a small nod to […]

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Blizzard World Map Available On Overwatch PTR

Overwatch is about to dip as deep into the fanservice pool as it can without drowning in meta references. Announced at Blizzcon 2017, the Blizzard World map is now playable on the Overwatch PTR, allowing players to take a look at and get a feel of the theme park hybrid map that mashes Warcraft, Starcraft […]

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Give Overwatch A Try This Free Weekend

Overwatch doesn’t have a playable demo or a free “starter edition” that allows prospective players to give the game a try without having to spend money on it. Instead, Blizzard runs free play weekends every so often, and this latest event running until midnight on Monday is the latest. Free Weekends are a way for […]

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Moira Live In Overwatch Alongside Mercy Nerf

It’s pretty fitting that Moira is added to Overwatch’s live servers with the same patch that once again nerfs Mercy, giving healer players even more incentive to try out the newcomer. After less than two weeks spent on the PTR, Moira has been added to the game proper far sooner than expected. The hybrid DPS/Healer arrives […]

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Moira Available On Overwatch PTR With Cosmetics

For all its gameplay nuance and intricate level design, everyone’s playing Overwatch for the skins, right? Right? In any case, the game’s newest hero, Moira, who was announced at Blizzcon 2017, is available to play in the public test realm. Moira was playable for attendees at Blizzcon and most reported a fun but challenging hero […]

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