Blizzard Suing Alleged Chinese Overwatch Knockoff

Blizzard Entertainment’s Chinese branch, as well as their Chinese Overwatch operator NetEase, are going after a mobile game developer called Lin Qionghua for “allegedly” ripping off Overwatch and reusing assets. You’ll see every publication writing the word “alleged” before “ripoff” because that’s the correct nomenclature until there is a court ruling. But it’s pretty obviously a […]

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Events We’d Love To See In Overwatch

A good while ago, during the first Overwatch year-in review video, game director Jeff Kaplan hinted at more events coming to the game in its second year. With the Halloween Terror 2017 event starting in a few hours, we’ve thought about what other similar in-game celebrations the Overwatch team might have lined up, and what […]

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Overwatch Halloween Terror 2017 Begins, Here’s All The Skins

The (now) annual Halloween Terror has begun in Overwatch, bringing back this special game mode and items from last year while also adding new content. The event will last until the 1st of November, so you have about three weeks to grab all the limited goodies before they disappear for yet another year. Blizzard teased […]

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Zenyatta Hero Guide

Zenyatta is an orb-slingin’ Buddhist robot that waxes philosophical while picking off enemies from a distance. Representing both Yin and Yang, Zenyatta can heal allies and weaken enemies at the same time. In Overwatch lore, Tekhartha Zenyatta was part of a commune of Omnic monks, known as the Shambali, that abandoned their preprogrammed robotic lives […]

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Overwatch Halloween Terror 2017 Skins Leaked

Days ago Blizzard posted a short teaser for this year’s Halloween Terror event, which is returning from last year. Boasting a number of unique thematic skins as well as a PvE horde mode called Junkenstein’s Revenge, Halloween Terror was memorable last year mainly for the new designs that some heroes got referencing typical spooky costumes. […]

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Overwatch’s Fanbase Needs To Give Devs More Breathing Room

The video gamer community is toxic. This is hardly a revelation or groundbreaking, as anyone who’s spent five minutes in any gaming discussion has likely experienced this firsthand. However, it is easy to forget that when you, as a player, find that a community acts in a toxic way, the developers behind the relevant game […]

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Overwatch’s New Mercy Has Already Been Nerfed On PTR

It hasn’t been long since the newly revised Mercy has been flying around on the live servers of Overwatch, but the game’s poster girl healer has already been hit with a nerf on the public test realm. Sure, this isn’t a guarantee that we’ll see the same nerf in live, but the chances are high […]

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Overwatch Halloween Terror Returning Next Week

Blizzard Entertainment has released a short (really, really short) teaser confirming that last year’s Halloween event will be making a return this year. Starting on the 10th of October, Halloween Terror 2017 will see the return of Doctor Junkenstein alongside new exclusive skin for various heroes. Last year’s event saw the addition of several Halloween themed skins, […]

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Mei Hero Guide

Mei is a defensive hero that can create giant walls of ice to shield her team. She also has a self-healing ability that allows her to contest objectives in overtime while avoiding attacks, and an Ultimate ability that zones and freezes all enemies in their tracks. In Overwatch lore, Mei-Ling Zhou is a kind and […]

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Freak Overwatch Bug Handing Out Competitive Bans, Reducing SR

Fans have recently discovered and reported a new bug in Overwatch which has some pretty devastating consequences. For a while Blizzard was unaware of the cause, but not long ago game director Jeff Kaplan announced that efforts to fix the issue were underway. While the bug causes serious damage, it is not irreversible and has […]

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