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Overwatch’s Winter Wonderland Event Is Now Live And Playable

12/13/2017, Last week it was reported that Blizzard was planning on bringing back the Overwatch “Winter Wonderland” event to celebrate Christmas. Given Blizzard’s penchant for celebrating the holidays in their own Blizzard-y way, this didn’t really come as a...

Analysts Predict That Diablo 4, Overwatch 2 Will Arrive In 2020

12/12/2017, Blizzard’s Diablo 3 was originally released in 2012 and its expansion following in 2014, meaning that the game is about 5 years old and could be due for a refresh. In fact there have been rumors that a Diablo 4 could be in the works, and analysts at...

Overwatch’s Winter Wonderland Will Be Returning December 12

12/08/2017, As a developer, Blizzard loves celebrating the various holidays and loves translating those holidays into their games, such as the Lunar Festival in World of Warcraft which is meant to be Blizzard’s take on Chinese New Year; Love is in the Air in World...

Overwatch Director Promises ‘A Ton Of New Content’ For 2018

11/30/2017, At the rate that gamers play games, it isn’t surprising that more often than not, you find gamers who have no problems completing entire games within a day or two. This is where replayability comes into focus, and also where developers need to keep up...

Blizzard Expands Overwatch Contenders, Allows More Gamers To Go Pro

11/27/2017, It is clear that Blizzard has big eSports plans for Overwatch. Last year the company announced Overwatch League, a professional league dedicated to Overwatch. They then introduced some guidelines and rules to the league, where players who are part of the...

Blizzard Reiterates Commitment To Combating Overwatch Toxicity

11/19/2017, The unfortunate reality of multiplayer games is that there will be players who are toxic to other players and might be abusive in the things that they say and do. Overwatch is no exception to this, although Blizzard is working on it. That being said, a...

World Of Warcraft To Phase Out Raid Sets In Upcoming Expansion

11/14/2017, Raid armor sets in MMORPGs serve a variety of purposes: one of which is to make players look “cool” where if you see someone walking around in a full raid set, you know that they’ve probably worked really hard to get it. The second reason is also...

Blizzard Announces Free Overwatch Weekend For 17-20 November

11/12/2017, While most of Blizzard’s games have included a trial edition of the game where players get to try before they buy, the same cannot be said for the company’s latest franchise, Overwatch. However Blizzard has been a pretty good sport about letting...

Activision Optimistic About The Idea Of An ‘Overwatch’ Movie

11/12/2017, Video game movies have unfortunately over the years gotten a bad reputation, and so far despite Hollywood’s best attempts, such movie adaptations have never really been pulled off well, but it hasn’t stopped studios from trying. In fact publish...

Overwatch’s New Hero ‘Moira’ Is Live On The PTR

11/07/2017, Over the weekend during BlizzCon 2017, Blizzard announced that they will be introducing a new hero to Overwatch in the form of Moira who has been described as a support/healer hero. Now Blizzard did not mention when Moira would be added to the game, but...