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17-Year Old Overwatch Pro Lands $150,000 Salary Package

09/05/2017, If you told your parents or told anyone twenty years ago that you wanted to be a professional video game player, you would probably have been laughed at. However fast forward to today and it seems that being a professional gamer is a very viable option,...

Blizzard To Adopt A Tougher Stance On Toxic Overwatch Behavior

08/30/2017, Online multiplayer games are fun because you get to play with other players, thus making the gaming process less boring and more dynamic, since it’s hard to tell how other players will behave or react. However sometimes this unpredictability can lead to...

Overwatch’s Deathmatch & Junkertown Add To The PTR

08/30/2017, As you might have heard, Overwatch will be getting some new modes and maps in the near future. This includes a deathmate mode, something that gamers have been asking for, and also a new Junkertown map that was announced not too long ago. However the...

Blizzard Adds New ‘Junkertown’ Map To Overwatch

08/21/2017, If you’ve been playing Overwatch for a while now and you’re getting a little tired of the current maps that are being offered in the game, you might be interested to learn that Blizzard has recently announced during Gamescom 2017 that they’ll be...

Overwatch For Consoles To Get Reporting Feature In Next Patch

08/18/2017, If there was one feature that was missing from the console version of Overwatch that was present on the PC version, it is the player reporting feature. In case it wasn’t obvious, player reporting is where players can report other players for bad...

Twitch Will Let You Filter Overwatch Streams By Hero

08/17/2017, One of the ways that you can improve yourself when it comes to video games is by watching professionals play. This is why replays and live streams are quite popular because watching a professional play can give you some insight on mistakes that you’re...

StarCraft Remastered Is Now Live

08/15/2017, At the earlier part of 2017, Blizzard announced that they were working on a remastered version of StarCraft in which the game would be basically getting a visuals upgrade along with some tweaks here and there. The game was also set for a launch on the...

Blizzard Preparing Warcraft 3 For New Multiplayer Update

08/11/2017, At the moment it seems that Blizzard is giving all of their franchises some love, save for the Warcraft franchise which seems to have been largely untouched, or at least until more recently when Blizzard announced on the forums that Warcraft 3 will...

Hearthstone’s Knights Of The Frozen Throne Expansion Is Now Live

08/10/2017, For fans of Blizzard’s digital card game Hearthstone, if you’re looking forward to getting your hands on the latest expansion, you’ll be pleased to learn that Blizzard has announced that the Knights of the Frozen Throne expansion is now live and...

Overwatch Will Be Getting A Free-For-All Deathmatch Mode

08/10/2017, Unlike other popular FPS titles such as Quake which emphasizes free-for-all matches, one of the hallmarks of Blizzard’s Overwatch is that it seems to emphasize teamwork. After all this is why in Overwatch, different characters are classed differently,...

Google To Use Blizzard’s StarCraft 2 To Train Its DeepMind AI

08/10/2017, Last year Google and Blizzard announced a team up of sorts where Google wanted to see if its DeepMind AI was capable of learning and playing Blizzard’s StarCraft 2. It seemed like a bit of a novel idea, and now it looks like Google and Blizzard will be...

Overwatch Summer Games 2017 Has Been Officially Launched

08/08/2017, It goes without saying that Blizzard is a fan of seasonal events. We have seen the company introduce various seasonal events to some of its games where applicable, and their latest franchise Overwatch is no exception where last year they introduced the...