New Overwatch Patch Un-Nerfs Lúcio, Nerfs Mercy (Slightly)

The newest changes to Overwatch’s ever evolving character balance are now live, albeit they are fairly tame and minor compared to most balance tweaks. Nonetheless, the fact that it’s touching the new Mercy build which has been universally declared OP means it’s bound to attract some attention. The smaller of the two changes is Lúcio’s Wall […]

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Rumor: Overwatch Spin-Off Possibly Indicated By Job Posting

Now, before you get too hyped out, this is one of those “it just might be” situations when whether the evidence indicates one thing or another depends entirely on interpretation. A job opening calling for someone with “knowledge and understanding” of Overwatch for an “unannounced project” may line up with past statements regarding some of […]

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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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