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 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 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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Massive Changes For Mercy Incoming

Following a rather significant change to D.Va’s Defense Matrix ability, Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan recently announced a huge change for the game’s poster-girl healer. Seemingly in an attempt to further diminish the effectiveness of the dive meta, which has suffered a few defeats in the pro circuit lately, Mercy’s ultimate is the target of […]

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Good At Overwatch? Playing Pro Will Earn You $50,000 Per Year

Blizzard has launched its own Overwatch e-sports organization, the Overwatch League (often referred to as OWL) with the signing phase for season one underway. Alongside an official logo embroiled in a legal battle, the terms and athlete benefits have been detailed. The initiative has been under construction for some time now. We already know about […]

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Junkrat And Roadhog Getting Buffs In Near Future

Roadhog and Junkrat’s in-lore friendship is spilling over into actual gameplay balance, as the partners-in-crime are both getting buffed on the PTR in order to field test changes that might later make it into the main game. Roadhog was recently nerfed to reduce his damage and make his hook attack less of a one-shot kill against […]

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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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