Overwatch Is Finally Getting Cross-Play On PC And Consoles
As the world starts becoming more interconnected, the video game industry is still one in which platform exclusives are still a thing. Even when games are released on multiple platforms, they aren’t always playable with each other. While we can’t speak for other games, the good news is that if you’re an Overwatch player, you’ll be pleased to learn that the game will finally be getting cross-play support.
Overwatch 2 Will Change The Number Of Players During PvP Matches
Back in 2019, Blizzard announced Overwatch 2, the sequel to Overwatch which was the company’s new IP in a very long time. Obviously there are going to be changes between the first and second games, and one of those changes will be how many players there are in a PvP match.
Overwatch’s Next Update Should Help Reduce Latency
There is a reason why there are certain accessories that are marketed towards gamers. This includes things like monitors with fast refresh rates and response times, keyboards and mice with minimal input lag, and so on. This is because for some gamers, that split-second reaction could spell victory or defeat.
Overwatch 2, Diablo IV Won’t Be Launching In 2021
So a couple of years ago during BlizzCon 2019, Blizzard announced a couple of sequels for their franchises. This included Overwatch 2 and Diablo IV. It has been about two years since those announcements, which means that we should be able to expect either game to be released soon, right?
Overwatch And Diablo Animated Series Reportedly In The Works
If you’re looking to learn more about the Overwatch and Diablo universes, you might be in luck because those franchises are about to get deeper and more expanded with their own animated series. This is according a recently discovered LinkedIn profile of Nick van Dyk, Activision Blizzard Studios’ co-president.
Gamer Creates Real-Life Overwatch Loot Box To Propose To Girlfriend
When it comes to proposals, everyone is trying to come up with something that is truly special and unique to them that will also be extremely memorable. In the case of gamer and producer on Fallout 3 and Halo 4, Gavin Carter, he decided to put together a real-life Overwatch loot box to propose to his girlfriend.
Overwatch 2 Announced With Greater Emphasis On Storytelling
Overwatch was first released back in 2016 and was Blizzard’s first new IP in a very long time. It looks like Blizzard is definitely not wasting anytime because at BlizzCon 2019, about 3 years after the launch of the first Overwatch game, the developer has announced its sequel in the form of Overwatch 2.
Overwatch 2 Will Have A Greater Emphasis On Story
When Blizzard debuted Overwatch, they made a huge showing of it with a very impressive cinematic trailer, where it attempted to provide some backstory on the world of Overwatch and its characters. Over time, as more characters were added to the game, Blizzard also attempted to give each of them a backstory through animated shorts and comics.
Overwatch 2 Might Be Announced At BlizzCon 2019
Back in 2017, a Goldman Sachs analyst predicted that Blizzard could be launching Diablo 4 and Overwatch 2 in 2020. It’s starting to feel like those predictions could be coming true. This is because according to a tweet by streamer Metro, who has in the past been pretty accurate with their leaks, Blizzard could announce the game this year at BlizzCon which means there is a good chance it could […]
Physical Copy Of Overwatch For The Nintendo Switch Isn’t Actually ‘Physical’
Just like most video games, the Nintendo Switch supports both physical and digital copies of games. This means that gamers who prefer using cartridges have the option to buy it, while those who prefer digital copies can buy and download them online, so it’s not surprising that Blizzard’s Overwatch for the Switch also comes in physical form.
There Is Now An Official Overwatch Cookbook
During the early days of video games, how players could regain health and mana were through simple items like health and mana potions, or in cases, picking up medikits littered through the game’s stage. However, we’ve started to see more effort put into the consumables in video games, where in some games, players will need to complete quests and hunt for ingredients to make certain dishes.
Blizzard Open To Overwatch Characters Being Added To Super Smash Bros. Ultimate
After an early leak in which an official Overwatch Nintendo Switch carrying case was spotted on Amazon, it was later confirmed that Overwatch would indeed be coming to the Switch. This makes it the second Blizzard game to arrive for Nintendo’s latest console which is also an indication of how well the Switch is doing.
Overwatch Legendary Edition Will Be Coming To The Nintendo Switch
The other day thanks to what looked like an officially-licensed Nintendo Switch carrying case bearing the Overwatch logo being spotted on Amazon, it led to speculation that Overwatch for the Nintendo Switch could soon be announced. If the idea of playing Overwatch on the Switch appeals to you, you’re in luck.
Officially-Licensed Overwatch Nintendo Switch Case Spotted On Amazon
Back in 2018, Blizzard launched their first game for the Nintendo Switch in the form of Diablo 3. This has opened up the door to the future possibility that more Blizzard games could arrive for the Switch. There have been talks in the past about Overwatch possibly coming to the Switch, where Blizzard acknowledged that it would be feasible.
Blizzard Teases New Hero For Overwatch
If you’re still enjoying Overwatch and wouldn’t mind seeing a new hero being added to the roster, you’re in luck because following a series of hints that Blizzard could have something new to announce, the company has officially teased its latest hero to the game in the form of Sigma, a mad scientist type of character.
Blizzard Will Put An End To Overwatch Matches If They Detect Cheating
Cheating has been a problem plaguing games for decades, but developers and publishers have started to come up with a variety of ways to deal with it. In Blizzard’s case, they have resorted to some pretty harsh penalties for cheaters in Overwatch, where right out of the gate when the game was launched, Blizzard was swift with its ban of cheaters looking to exploit the game.
Someone Got Overwatch Running On A Nintendo Switch By Using Android
The Nintendo Switch is an incredibly popular console, and as such, there are more developers interested in creating games for it than its predecessor, the Wii U. Blizzard has yet to make any of their games available on the console, although in the past, the company has expressed some interest in it.
Blizzard Reportedly Cancels Starcraft First-Person Shooter In Favor Of Diablo 4, Overwatch 2
The current storyline of Blizzard’s Starcraft franchise officially came to a close a couple of years ago. There is no doubt a ton of love for the Starcraft series, and so many are wondering what Blizzard might have planned for the future of the series. It turns out that Blizzard was developing a first-person shooter based on the Starcraft universe.
New Overwatch Hero Baptiste Unveiled
Blizzard has been teasing the launch of a new hero for its Overwatch game, and if you have been looking forward to trying out a new character, you’ll soon be able to. The official Overwatch account on YouTube has unveiled the latest hero that will soon be added to the game in the form of Baptiste.
Overwatch Is Getting More Figurines And Its Own Monopoly Set
Blizzard’s Overwatch was kind of a happy accident. The company had been working on its next-gen MMORPG codenamed Project Titan, but they later decided to scrap the project and instead used some of its assets to create Overwatch. It was a good decision because Overwatch was launched to great success and is now one of the staples in the eSports scene.