D.Va Hero Guide

D.Va is a versatile tank hero with a huge pool of health that’s ideal for soaking up enemy damage. Her mobility allows her to quickly reach and protect allies, while her holographic shield can be used to negate a variety of enemy projectiles and ultimate attacks. In Overwatch lore, D.Va is the alias of Hana […]

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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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Reinhardt Hero Guide

Reinhardt is Overwatch’s classic tank. He’s found in nearly every competitive team composition thanks to an ultimate ability that can wipe out whole squads as well as a punishing charge attack that makes quick work of squishy characters. His rechargeable Barrier Shield is a staple on the battlefield too, and can absorb a whopping 2,000 […]

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Lúcio Hero Guide

Lucio is a versatile, fast-paced healer that can turn the tide of battle with a powerful Ultimate ability. His unique passive ability combined with his powerful buffing auras make him one of Overwatch’s most powerful and valuable heroes. As such, it’s very rare to see a professional match without Lucio in the roster. In Overwatch […]

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Reaper Hero Guide

Reaper is a powerful Overwatch assault character and also the game’s resident edgelord. In Overwatch lore, Reaper was originally known as Gabriel Reyes, commander of Overwatch’s covert ops division, Blackwatch. As conflict grew within Overwatch’s ranks, Reyes lead a rebellion against Jack Morrison (Solder 76). The final fight created an explosion that supposedly took the […]

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Tracer Hero Guide

Overwatch’s fleet-footed mascot, Tracer, is a zippy DPS attacker designed to flank and harass enemies at close-range. Tracer’s time traveling abilities enable her to blink and shift through a fight, and her evasive mobility makes targeting and tracking her movements a challenge. In Overwatch lore, Lena Oxton is a young British pilot that joined Overwatch’s […]

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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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