Blizzard World Map Available On Overwatch PTR

Overwatch is about to dip as deep into the fanservice pool as it can without drowning in meta references. Announced at Blizzcon 2017, the Blizzard World map is now playable on the Overwatch PTR, allowing players to take a look at and get a feel of the theme park hybrid map that mashes Warcraft, Starcraft […]

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Moira Available On Overwatch PTR With Cosmetics

For all its gameplay nuance and intricate level design, everyone’s playing Overwatch for the skins, right? Right? In any case, the game’s newest hero, Moira, who was announced at Blizzcon 2017, is available to play in the public test realm. Moira was playable for attendees at Blizzcon and most reported a fun but challenging hero […]

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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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Deathmatch Modes Finally Coming To Overwatch

Designed to be a primarily team-based shooter from its very conception, it wasn’t entirely unexpected that Overwatch shipped without any kind of deathmatch mode. It was, nonetheless, just a little bit surprising. The most common, most basic of all multiplayer shooter modes is generally treated as a ‘default’ in the majority of games, but Overwatch […]

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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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