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Overwatch League Playoffs To Air On ESPN, ABC, And Disney

07/11/2018, The playoffs for the Overwatch League begin tonight and they will be aired on Disney, ABC, and ESPN networks owing to a partnership between Blizzard Entertainment and Disney. It’s this partnership that brings the league’s competitions to the...

Overwatch’s Latest Hero Has Been Revealed

06/29/2018, So the other day Blizzard posted a short teaser video about a potential new hero that they would be adding to Overwatch. The video was short and it showed an armored ball rolling past, which seemed to suggest that the upcoming hero could have defensive...

Overwatch Hacker Given Suspended Prison Sentence

06/27/2018, While cheaters are almost always to be expected when it comes to games, sometimes cheats get a bit too far to the point where legal action has to be taken. Such is the case over in South Korea where an Overwatch hacker has been handed a suspended prison...


Blizzard Teases New Hero For Overwatch

06/27/2018, Ever since Overwatch was launched, Blizzard has been steadily introducing new heroes to the game. For those who have been anticipating a new hero launch, you might be interested to learn that Blizzard posted a teaser video on its Overwatch Twitter page...

Overwatch Updated With More Social Features

06/26/2018, Multiplayer games typically suffer from toxicity amongst some players, where a few bad apples are enough to ruin the game for everyone. Developers have come up with all sorts of ways to try and fight this problem, Blizzard included, but it appears that in...

Blizzard & Uniqlo’s Clothing Collection Has Launched

06/12/2018, Over the years we’ve seen a variety of clothing items created for Blizzard’s games, whether they are officially licensed or created by Blizzard themselves. However it looks like Blizzard is taking its fashion game to the next level as their...

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...