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‘Overwatch’ PTR Update Previews Buffs To Junkrat, Widowmaker, And Roadhog Changes But Not The Way You Expect

Blizzard Entertainment is not just introducing new deathmatch game modes to <i>Overwatch</i> via a Public Test Region (PTR) update Thursday. The studio is …

Overwatch, A Game About Teamwork, Is Getting A Free-For-All Deathmatch Mode

For the longest time, Blizzard has been staunchly against the idea of deathmatch modes in <i>Overwatch</i>. It’s a game about teamwork and objectives, after …

Inaugural Overwatch event Summer Games returns this month with new Lucioball map set in Sydney, old and new skins

Overwatch gives you another chance to grab those first event skins – and some new ones, too.<p>Overwatch’s first ever event, the Summer Games, will be …

Reinhardts Have Been Putting A Lot Of Overwatch Players Through Walls Recently

Don’t you hate it when the other team’s tank uses glitch magic to shove you into a sealed off area?<p>That’s what happened to Reddit user TeaKei while …

Playing off-meta heroes in Overwatch won't cause you to get penalised under the revamped system

Now that Blizzard has announced harsher penalties for Overwatch’s worst-behaving players, many are starting to wonder what counts and what …

Here’s how much the best Overwatch players will make in Blizzard’s new pro league

E-sports is maturing at a rapid pace. What once was only found on a Twitch stream here and there is now becoming the new favored spectator sport for an entire generation of gamers.<p>A few weeks ago, Blizzard announced the very first city-based e-sports league for the ultra-popular game Overwatch. In …

The Interesting Story Behind Doomfist's Legendary Skins In 'Overwatch'

Doomfist is the newest hero in the <i>Overwatch</i> mythos, a man defined primarily — but not entirely — by his fist of doom. Also known as Akande Ogundimu, he’s the Nigerian heir to a cybernetics company who rose to prominence as the leader of the Talon Organization: we got to see him tangle with the …

Overwatch's latest PTR hero update reins in Doomfist's Rocket Punch, McCree and Zarya get significant buffs

McCree and Zarya will have more luck pinning down targets with the latest Overwatch PTR hero update.<p>The PTR hero changes were rolled out today and …

Doomfist's New Skins Are Cool

Doomfist, the newest addition to the cast of <i>Overwatch</i>, has some new skins and sprays that are popping up on the game’s PTR.<p>As <i>Dot Esports</i> have …

‘Overwatch’ Update: Reinhardt bug introduced in latest patch acknowledged by Blizzard

According to many <i>Overwatch</i> players, Reinhardt’s abilities have been behaving inconsistently for quite some time — but after feeling like their cries …

The Internet Reacts To Doomfist, Overwatch's New Character

Doomfist has only been out on the PTR for half a day, but <i>Overwatch</i> fans are already debating who to ship him with and wondering why he’s yet another …

You have this studio to thank for Overwatch’s best origin video ever

Wolf Smoke Studio has wanted to turn Overwatch into anime for a year<p>Blizzard Entertainment introduced Doomfist to <i>Overwatch</i> today with a spectacular animated video. The fans who watched it and immediately wanted a full-length, anime-style <i>Overwatch</i> series aren’t alone. The team that produced the …

Doomfist Finally Comes To Overwatch

At long last, <i>Overwatch</i>’s gauntlet-wearing villain Doomfist is seeing the light of day. The new character has been teased since before publisher …

Overwatch: Summer Games 2017 and Season 6 Competitive Play Logo Revealed?

The last few weeks have seen gamers suggesting that the Summer Games event will be returning to <i>Overwatch</i> in the not too distant future. Now, a new …

LG Evil's Jake weighs in on SR calculation in Overwatch

When Luminosity Gaming acquired the Hammers roster a few months back, they became one of the very few North American organizations to run two …

A year on from launch, Overwatch is a struggling eSport

This time last year, it was almost unthinkable that Overwatch's eSports scene and the word failure could ever appear in the same sentence. But that …

Overwatch's PTR suggests that patch 1.13 may usher in Doomfist

Doomfist is coming to Overwatch eventually – that much is certain. The ongoing dilemma among the game's hardcore is the question of <i>when.</i> But it looks …

Meet Jebby, the Overwatch artist making competitive concepts simple

Fanart and competitive strategies seem to be at opposite sides of the <i>Overwatch</i> fan spectrum, but one artist brings them together to create …

Overwatch's Confusing Reporting System Is Making Trolling Worse

When a player reports an abusive teammate in <i>Overwatch</i>, the most common response is rarely fear, regret, or even an apology. It’s “go ahead!” …

Blizzard Is Making The Right Decision When It Comes To 'Overwatch' Loot Boxes

Not long ago I bemoaned the state of Blizzard’s <i>Overwatch,</i> and specifically how frustrating it was during special events to open loot box after loot box filled with duplicates.<p>After all, with so many new legendary skins to find, it’s pretty disheartening to get so many duplicates and never nearly …

Blizzard to ‘drastically reduce’ Overwatch loot box duplicates

Plus, an update on Overwatch’s highlights feature<p>If you’re a longtime <i>Overwatch</i> player, you probably know the pain of opening a fresh loot box, seeing a legendary item pop and having it turn out to be, say, a duplicate Zarya Cybergoth skin. It’s awful, you already have it and you get a paltry sum of …

After Dropping A Tier, I Am Freaking Out About My Overwatch Rank

After a difficult string of placement matches for the current <i>Overwatch</i> competitive season, the unthinkable happened. I dropped to a lower tier. I had …

Blizzard and Twitch sign deal for Overwatch, StarCraft and Hearthstone esports streaming

Twitch Prime members will get Blizzard loot boxes as part of partnership<p>Blizzard and Twitch announced today that the companies have signed a two-year deal that will see the streaming service broadcast “select Blizzard esports content,” including the <i>StarCraft</i> <i>2</i> World Championship Series and <i>Overwatch</i> …

Overwatch’s Latest Map Will Be Briefly Disabled in Competitive Play

While Overwatch players may be getting hyped for the Horizon Lunar Colony map to finally be patched into the live servers, Blizzard has announced …

Watch Overwatch reimagined as a classic, turn-based RPG

<i>Overwatch</i>’s deep roster of characters offers players a variety of ways to play, making it one of the more accessible entries in the first-person shooter genre. But it still requires some mix of speed and skill if you want to achieve excellence. But what would <i>Overwatch</i> look like if it didn’t make …

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Overwatch Troll and Jeff Kaplan are Cool Now

Yesterday we reported that <i>Overwatch</i> game director Jeff Kaplan took to the game’s forums in order to shut down a troll. Now a post on the <i>Overwatch</i> …