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Overwatch Second Anniversary Confirmed For May 22

05/14/2018, According to an earlier leak, it was suggested that Overwatch’s secondary anniversary event was set for the 22nd of May. This information actually came from the Overwatch Brazil Twitter page, but was subsequently removed presumably due to Blizzard not...

Blizzard Announces Free Overwatch Weekend From May 25–28

05/14/2018, Blizzard’s Overwatch is shaping up to be a huge franchise for the company, especially with the game making pretty good inroads into the competitive eSports scene. However the only problem is that unlike other Blizzard games, there is no free version of...


Overwatch Anniversary Event Set For May 22, According To Leak

05/14/2018, It has been a couple of years since Overwatch was launched, and in the first year we saw Blizzard celebrate the game’s first anniversary with a special in-game event. The good news is that it looks like anniversary celebration events will be a recurring...

Blizzard Exploring Using Machine Learning To Combat Toxicity

04/09/2018, Pretty much all online games tend to have problems with toxic and abusive players. This is something that goes hand in hand with such games, although in recent times developers are starting to take the issue more seriously than before. Blizzard is no...

Blizzard Announces All-Access Pass For Overwatch League

04/08/2018, Given the success that Blizzard has seen with the Overwatch League, it’s not surprising that they’re looking at ways to make it grow even bigger. So much so that they have since announced an all-access pass for its “superfans” that will offer them...

Blizzard Releases New Overwatch ‘Retribution’ Digital Comic

04/05/2018, Considering that the emphasis placed on Overwatch is for online play where players fight it out against each other, there doesn’t leave much room for in-game storytelling, unlike RPGs or MMORPGs where players can learn more about the world through...

Overwatch ‘Retribution’ PvE Event Announced For 10-30th April

04/05/2018, Overwatch is mostly a multiplayer game where players compete against each other in matches. However if you more of a PvE player, not to worry as Blizzard has since announced an upcoming seasonal event for Overwatch dubbed “Retribution”. This will be a...

Overwatch League’s Code Of Conduct Leaked

03/26/2018, If Blizzard hopes to make Overwatch a mainstay in the eSports scene, naturally there will need to be certain rules that are imposed on players if they’re hoping to create and maintain a positive image regarding the Overwatch competitive scene. Now it...

Overwatch Testing ‘Avoid As Teammate’ Feature

03/26/2018, Like all games, Blizzard’s Overwatch has a bit of a toxic player problem, although to Blizzard’s credit they have been working hard to try and clamp down on it. Now it looks like Blizzard has another way of dealing with toxic players where they will...

Riot & Blizzard To Team Up To Fight Against Toxic Behavior In Games

03/21/2018, When it comes to toxic behavior in their games, Riot and Blizzard are no strangers to this. Both companies have gone about dealing with the problem in their own separate ways, but now it looks like they will be trying something new and that is they will...