Doomfist Now Available In Overwatch

The wait for the most anticipated hero to be added to Overwatch is now over. Doomfist, joining the very short list of melee heroes, can now be played on servers in all regions. Doomfist has been teased by Blizzard for a long time now, with references to him appearing as early as in the game’s […]

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Overwatch Penalties For Foul Play Buffed

Not too long ago, Jeff Kaplan alluded to upcoming changes to the punishment system in Overwatch on the official game forums, and the announcement regarding those changes has now been posted. One of the more controversial facets of Overwatch is how foul play is dealt with and how offenders are – or aren’t – punished. […]

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Overwatch To Get Revamped Punishment System

Overwatch, while a highly popular title, has received its fair share of criticisms over the years. With over 120 post-launch patches, Blizzard can be said to be on the top of the situation, however in some cases the issues aren’t simple bugs that can be addressed in a single patch. One system that has been […]

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Overwatch Loot Box Drop Rates Revealed; Fewer Duplicates

In the wake of China forcing Blizzard to publicly announce the drop rates for their loot boxes, South Korea followed suit, and it seems that the same rates apply for all countries where the game is playable. So now players can work out exactly what chances they have at landing legendaries or epics when opening […]

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Weapon Skins Possibly Coming To Overwatch

Blizzard may have accidentally let slip the next big feature coming to their hyper-popular team based shooter, Overwatch. With all the hype surrounding the impending release of the long-awaited Doomfist hero, Blizzard has been releasing developer videos detailing the creation and abilities of said hero. One of these videos contained a few snippets of footage […]

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Roadhog Hero Guide

Roadhog is a devastating Tank class hero that is better at removing vulnerable characters and disrupting team formations than he is at protecting his own allies. But with 600 HP and a powerful self-healing ability, Roadhog can easily absorb incoming damage and survive 1-on-1 fights without breaking a sweat. In Overwatch lore, Roadhog (Mako Rutledge) […]

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Torbjörn Hero Guide

Torbjörn is the wise-cracking Gimli dwarf to Overwatch’s fellowship, providing comic relief while his enemies die in a hail of turret and rocket fire. His abilities merit a fun and rewarding play style that can force an opposing team to change their lineup in order to counter him. In Overwatch lore, Torbjörn Lindholm is a […]

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Soldier 76 Hero Guide

For a game that features a robust cast of unique characters, Soldier 76 could be considered the most normal. His tactics are straightforward and will be familiar to anyone with experience playing first-person shooters like Call of Duty. He’s also the first hero new players are acquainted with in Overwatch’s tutorial. In Overwatch lore, Soldier: […]

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Mercy Hero Guide

[Updated September 29, 2017 to reflect Mercy’s new capabilities] Mercy is Overwatch’s “Guardian Angel,” zipping across the battlefield to heal, boost damage, and even resurrect a fallen comrade to full health. Her Ultimate turns her into a high-flying Valkyrie warrior, capable of reaching and resurrecting allies quickly while chaining her health and damage beams to […]

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Hanzo Hero Guide

Hanzo is a lethal mid-range sniper with a powerful “wall hack” ability that enables his entire team to see enemies hidden behind cover. Adept Hanzo’s can be killing machines, nailing headshots and dispatching enemies with his powerful Dragonstrike ultimate. In Overwatch lore, Hanzo Shimada is heir to the powerful Shimada empire, a dangerous criminal organization […]

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