Blizzard Is Selling A $200 Replica Genji Sword From Overwatch

If you’re a fan of collectibles then you might be interested to learn that Blizzard has announced that they will be selling a replica of Genji’s sword from Overwatch. This sword will feature built-in lights to replicate the sword’s effects from the game, and even has a sound chip that will playback Genji’s sound clips from the game.

Blizzard Is Testing A Colorblind Option For Overwatch

There are all kinds of gamers out there, such as those with disabilities. This means that sometimes there are certain features of a game that will be hard for gamers to enjoy. The good news is that if you’re colorblind and you play Overwatch, you might be excited to learn that Blizzard has announced that they are testing out a colorblind option in the game.

Blizzard Now Banning Overwatch Third-Party Stats Apps

As is the case with a lot of games, usually if there is a strong community, we start seeing third-party applications and mods that have been designed to improve on the gameplay and overall experience. Unfortunately sometimes those apps run foul of the game’s end user license agreement, such is the case with Blizzard’s Overwatch.

Overwatch Update Adds New ‘Busan’ Map To The Mix

Overwatch’s recent Summer Games event from last month took place in Busan, South Korea. It was speculated that this was Blizzard’s way to acknowledging its strong Overwatch fan and playerbase in the country. Now the good news for those who enjoyed the Busan Summer Games, it seems that the latest Overwatch update brings a new Busan map to the game.


Overwatch Is Part Of This Month’s Humble Bundle

While we wouldn’t say that Blizzard’s Overwatch is expensive, the fact that it doesn’t have a playable demo means that players will need to take a chance on the game when they buy it. However if you have been meaning to get your hands on it, then you might be interested to learn that Overwatch will be part of this month’s Humble Bundle.

Paid Loot Boxes In Overwatch & Heroes Of The Storm Disabled In Belgium

Loot boxes and in-game purchases has been a popular way for developers to make money for their game beyond the original price that was paid. Unfortunately the rise in popularity of loot boxes has raised some eyebrows, where last year was the tipping point where EA’s Star Wars: Battlefront 2’s loot boxes were investigated over the possibility that it might be gambling.

Blizzard & Twitter Announce New Overwatch League Content Deal

Earlier this year, Blizzard and Twitch announced a partnership in which Overwatch League games can be streamed via Twitc’s platform. It proved to be a successful partnership where on the first day itself, it managed to nab over 400,000 viewers. Now it looks like Twitter is getting in on that action by also announcing a content deal with Blizzard.

Blizzard Unveils New ‘Doomfist’ Overwatch Collectible Statue

Fans of games and movies and comics show their love in a variety of ways, such as getting tattoos, putting up posters on walls, buying t-shirts, and so on. Then there are also fans who collect statues and toys based around their favorite franchise, and if you are such a collector, then Blizzard might have something for you.

New Overwatch ‘Shooting Star’ Animated Short Released

Blizzard has an incredible knack for storytelling, and they also have an amazing team that does the animation in which their stories get told through. In fact for those who loves Blizzard’s cinematics, you’ll be pleased to learn that the company has recently released its latest animated short dubbed “Shooting Star”.

Blizzard To Reveal New Overwatch Content At Gamescom 2018

Gamescom 2018 will be kicking off in the next couple of days, and at the event we expect that there will be a bunch of new announcements and showcases from various developers and publishers. In fact Blizzard themselves are expected to make several announcements, such as new Overwatch content.

Blizzard Says Overwatch On The Switch Is Feasible

Earlier Blizzard announced and confirmed that Diablo 3 would be arriving on the Nintendo Switch. This would mark the first time in the past decade or so that a Blizzard game has launched on a Nintendo console (during the company’s earlier years, they had several games that launched on the SNES).

Blizzard Announces Free-To-Play Overwatch Weekend From 23-27 August

Have you been meaning to try Blizzard’s Overwatch thanks to all the hype surrounding it? Unfortunately unlike some of Blizzard’s other games, Overwatch does not have a trial version of the game, which means you’ll need to buy it to play it, which could result in you either loving it or regretting your purchase.

Overwatch Players Can Look Forward To Real-Time In-Game AI Coaching

Unless you have the money to hire an actual “tutor” to teach you how to improve your skills in a game, chances are a lot of times it boils down to trial and error, doing plenty of research in the forums, watching videos, and endless hours of practice. While the mantra of practice makes perfect still holds true, perhaps AI could help speed up the learning process.

Overwatch’s 2018 Summer Games Are Now Live

Several days ago, Blizzard teased that the Summer Games would be making a return to Overwatch. The good news for those who have been looking forward to it is that the games are now live, meaning that if you already over a copy of Overwatch, all you’ll need to do is fire up the game and you’ll be able to take part in it.