Overwatch

Ship this, Overwatch fans: Genji’s got a working wang

Genji is a cyborg, and the Blackwatch skin released earlier this year revealed that most of his body is covered in cybernetic paraphernalia where …

PC Gaming

Why Team Fortress 2 and Overwatch Are Not As Alike As They Appear

Let me give some quick background: I used to be hard into Team Fortress 2. It was my most played game of all time, and probably still is, at around …

Gaming

This fanmade Overwatch hero concept is an amazing omnic overlord

The world could always use more heroes, and this is especially true when those heroes are menacing, elegant omnic crime lords who have a grudge …

Amazing

This Is The Desktop PC The Borg Would Use, Probably

The visual style of the Borg in <i>Star Trek</i>—with its protruding cables, dark metals, and monolithic sameness—is unmistakable, and has become, since the …

Geek

Moira Is Added To ‘Overwatch’ While Mercy Is Nerfed… Again

A few days ago, Blizzard officially added Moira to the <i>Overwatch</i> roster, making her one of the quickest additions from PTR to the main game. But she …

Geek

Overwatch Is Having Another Free Weekend Right Now

November 18, 2017<p>Share This<p>One More Chance For Blizzard to Win You Over<p>It’s time for another free weekend with Overwatch! Blizzard is giving …

The Best Prison Journalism Is Straight Out of San Quentin

San Quentin is beautiful from the outside. It sits on a sun-drenched point jutting out into San Francisco Bay, a short drive north from the Golden …

African-American News

Uh, Is This Transformers Toy a Trump Supporter?

Donald Trump’s presidency has seen the words “Make America Great Again”—a.k.a. MAGA—plastered all over the U.S., from placards to stickers to the …

Geek

The super popular 'Overwatch' hoodies from Jinx are coming back, with new ones in 2018

Great news, Blizzard fans: The so-hot-it-crashed-the-website-all-day "Ultimate" <i>Overwatch</i> hoodies from Jinx are coming back, and a second wave is …

Cosplay

Overwatch Pro's Mid-Match Ban Raises Questions About Blizzard's Reporting System

Félix "xQc" Lengyel was playing a competitive <i>Overwatch</i> match last night when suddenly, he was booted from the game and informed his account had been …

South Korea

A McHanzo controversy raises questions about Overwatch fan communities

Who owns McHanzo?<p>If you’re playing <i>Overwatch</i> for features like ‘pushing the payload’ and ‘landing good ultimates’, you’re probably a little lost at …

Activision Blizzard

Overwatch Heroes Throw a House Party in Our New Series

Welcome to Brick Battles, our new stop-motion animated series that brings your favorite video game worlds to life. Each episode is made in …

Emotions

Play Overwatch Free this Weekend & 50% Off Black Friday Deal Available Now

If you are looking for some gaming fun, Blizzard has made Overwatch free this weekend for Xbox One owners with an Xbox Live Gold membership and …

Black Friday

How to make the most of your Overwatch free weekend

Congratulations! You’re here because you’re giving <i>Overwatch</i>, the game that captivated a generation of Tumblr fanartists and aspiring pro gamers …

Gaming

Amazon's Last Mile

<i>Who delivers Amazon orders? Increasingly, it’s plainclothes contractors with few labor protections, driving their own cars, competing for shifts on</i> …

Electric Vehicles

This Dragon Ball Z Fan Film Is Probably the Best Live-Action Adaptation the Series Is Ever Going to Get

Many live-action anime adaptations are objectively terrible, but Robot Underdog’s <i>Dragon Ball Z: Light of Hope</i> manages to set itself apart. Not with …

Anime

Your Guide to Steppenwolf, the Villain of Justice League, and DC's Other 'New Gods'

<i>Justice League</i> finally hits theaters this week, and while its villain, Steppenwolf, is not the big bad many were expecting when the movie was first …

Comics

Battlefront II and Overwatch may be banned in Belgium! Here’s Why

According to PC Gamer the Belgian Gaming Commission is contemplating the fate of Overwatch and Battlefront II based on the idea of the lootbox system …

Gaming

Overwatch Loot Box Cookie Jar

Price: $40 | BuyVideo game publishers want us to get hooked on loot boxes and microtransactions. But you can turn the tables and remove the RNG with …

Overwatch's Witch Moira Now Available For Everyone

Moira, the DPS support character that was announced at Blizzcon just a few weeks ago, is now available for everyone.<p>After making it through the …

New Overwatch hero Moira could arrive today in time for free weekend

I know it's not Overwatch update Tuesday but there's convincing speculation new support hero Moira could arrive in the live game today.<p>As summarised …

Star Wars Battlefront

Moira is live with Overwatch’s Nov. 16 Patch

<i>Overwatch</i>’s latest patch has finally gone live and that means Moira has officially entered the fray. While Moira’s release may be the clear standout …

Gaming

Birth announcement: Welcome to the world The Takeout

Photo: George Marks/Retrofile/Getty ImagesAfter a long gestation, a few hours this morning of labor pains, deep breathing, and a final<i></i> …

Food

Why doesn’t WoW have its own player toxicity strike team?

<i>Overwatch</i> has gotten a bit of a reputation for toxicity. It’s so bad that the developers recently organized an anti-toxicity strike team to combat …

Activision Blizzard

Belgian Gaming Commission Is Investigating Battlefront II And Overwatch

Belgium's gaming commission, a government entity that oversees and licenses games of chance, has announced that they are looking at video games like …

Star Wars: Battlefront

Overwatch's Latest Character Moira Is Now Available

Support healer Moira is now available to play in Blizzard's Overwatch.<p>The new hero is playable on Xbox One, PC, and PS4, according to the official …

Gaming

Overwatch: When is the Moira release date?

Moira was revealed as the newest Overwatch hero during Blizzcon 2017 and the announcement has left fans eagerly waiting to play as her.<p>The reveal was …

Activision Blizzard

Beautiful 'Overwatch' mural appears in downtown Toronto

In this, the darkest of timelines, the world needs heroes, with no city in greater need than perhaps Toronto.<p>Thankfully, it appears once such hero …

Princess of Wales

Android Will Finally Show You Which Apps Are Draining Your Battery

Soon, Android will finally let you monitor which apps use the most battery life on your phone. If you’re confused and thought you already had this …

Apps

The Best Use For Microsoft's HoloLens Is Playing a Star Trek: TNG Game That Nearly Killed the Crew

When you think about the early days of virtual reality, you either think of the movie <i>The Lawnmower Man</i>, or that episode of <i>Star Trek: The Next</i> …

Star Trek