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The Next New Overwatch Hero is Echo

The Next New "Overwatch" Hero is Echo

At long last, a new Overwatch hero character has been added to the game. Welcome Echo, who actually made their appearance back when Ashe was originally added to the game. The intelligent AI has been apparently on the back burner ever since then, but now she's got her very own reveal to enjoy. Introducing Echo. […]

Theres a New Overwatch Character Potentially On the Way

There's a New "Overwatch" Character Potentially On the Way

Overwatch 2 may have been announced already, but it looks like Blizzard has a few more surprises up its sleeve for the original game still. According to a new tweet from the original Twitter account, there might just be a new character coming sooner than we may have thought. The tweet appears to tease a […]

Overwatch Has Officially Made Its Archives 2020 System Live

"Overwatch" Has Officially Made Its Archives 2020 System Live

Blizzard has officially launched its Archives 2020 event, bringing a brand new story for you to explore as well as all of the previous events to play. Like previous missions, you have a fun story to work with involving four of the members of the team from a specific point in time. You can check […]

Blizzards Michael Chu Has Departed The Company

Blizzard's Michael Chu Has Departed The Company

One of Blizzard's longest-running creative minds is now gone as Michael Chu has departed the company this week. Chu posted the news on his blog, letting fans know of the decision as he has moved on. He has had a hand in several Blizzard projects, which primarily include World of Warcraft, Diablo 3, and Overwatch. […]

Overwatch League Cancels March &#038 April 2020 Events

"Overwatch" League Cancels March & April 2020 Events

The Overwatch League has officially canceled their events taking place in March and April 2020, effectively ending six weeks of competition mid-season. Blizzard sent out the information below on their website, letting players and fans know of their decision, effective immediately. There's no word yet as to whether or not those dates will be rescheduled […]

Overwatch Season 21 Bans Four Specific Heroes

"Overwatch" Season 21 Bans Four Specific Heroes

Bad news for all you Orisa fans out there. And you can't forget Hanzo, Mei, and Baptiste. Those four heroes will be unavailable for around two weeks going forward as part of Overwatch's Competitive Season 21. It's all a part of Hero Pools, which game designer Scott Mercer introduced in a bid to keep things […]

The Next Overwatch Event Is Ashes Mardi Gras Challenge

The Next "Overwatch" Event Is Ashe's Mardi Gras Challenge

Overwatch is celebrating Marti Gras in style as the next unexpected event kicks off today with Ashe's Mardi Gras Challenge. Much like other single-character challenges, you have two weeks to try and pick up several in-game items by winning games and earning victories. Those include a special skin (as you see below), sprays, icons, and […]

Are Diablo &#038 Overwatch Both Getting An Animated Series

Are "Diablo" & "Overwatch" Both Getting An Animated Series?

The latest rumor this week that has people buzzing is that it appears Blizzard is working on Diablo and Overwatch animated shows. People have been begging for a regular Overwatch show almost immediately after the game was released because of all the cinematic trailers the company creates. But until now, nothing has come to pass […]

Overwatch League Moves Canceled China Matches To South Korea

"Overwatch" League Moves Canceled China Matches To South Korea

In the wake of the coronavirus outbreak in China, several esports leagues have had to change plans, including the Overwatch League. The league itself took season three around the globe and set up home games in every market with a team. Which is a slight problem for the three teams in Shanghai, Guangzhou, and Hangzhou […]

The New 1.45 Patch Is Now Live On The Overwatch PTR

The New 1.45 Patch Is Now Live On The "Overwatch" PTR

The new 1.45 patch has just be made live by Blizzard on the Overwatch PTR, which contains some of the new controversial changes. The company released full patch notes here, and we have the liner notes to it all for you below. But the shorthand is that this introduces the new Hero Pools system. Along […]

Overwatch Releases A Dev Video For Experimentation &#038 Hero Pools

"Overwatch" Releases A Dev Video For Experimentation & Hero Pools

This week, Blizzard has released a brand new developer diary for Overwatch, featuring game direct Jeff Kaplan as he goes over experimentation and Hero Pools. Kaplan basically goes over the major additions and changes coming to the next Overwatch patch, which will be 1.45 in early February. The biggest topic in the group, which they […]

The Overwatch League Gets New Jersey Kits From Jeff Staple

The "Overwatch" League Gets New Jersey Kits From Jeff Staple

The Overwatch League is getting a bit of a redesign when it comes to their jerseys as they have received new kits in collaboration with Jeff Staple. According to the information they released today about these new designs, they were created with player feedback for a look and feel that's unique. Both for traditional sports […]

Jeff Kaplan Doesnt Want To Add Hero Bans To Overwatch

Jeff Kaplan Doesn't Want To Add Hero Bans To "Overwatch"

One of the biggest complaints online about Overwatch these days is players constantly being stuck in whatever the meta is at the moment. Ever since the Overwatch League became a part of the game, players have been studying what pros do in competition and have been copying their playbooks for every level. Down to each […]

Overwatch Launches Their Lunar New Year 2020 Event Today

"Overwatch" Launches Their Lunar New Year 2020 Event Today

It's a new year in Overwatch and you know what that means? We kick it off right with their Lunar New Year 2020 event, starting today. Like previous events, it will be filled with new skins, celebrations, animations, greetings, and more. Plus a new Capture The Flag mode, a few new weekly challenges, and some […]

Overwatch Leagues Houston Outlaws Relocate Their Training Facility

Overwatch League's Houston Outlaws Relocate Their Training Facility

The Overwatch League's Houston Outlaws are relocating their training facility in Houston after neighbors complained about the team. Apparently, the location of the training facility was a rather fancy house, located in the Woodlands area of Houston. Essentially, a really rich neighborhood with million-dollar homes and people who basically live there for privacy. Neighbors complained […]

Overwatch League Moves Two Desk Personalities To Commentary

Overwatch League Moves Two Desk Personalities To Commentary

With people seemingly leaving the Overwatch League left and right, the league has decided to do some shifting of personnel for Season Three. Over the past week, we've talked about three personalities who have departed now that their contracts are up. As the league will apparently now be moving on without Christopher "MonteCristo" Mykles, Erik […]

A Second Talent Leaves As Another Questions The Overwatch League

A Second Talent Leaves As Another Questions The Overwatch League

This is not the best week for the Overwatch League, as yet another personality has announced their departure, while another talent questions the direction. First off, Chris Puckett, who served as the primary host for the League's broadcasts, announced today on Twitter that he is no longer employed by the League. He let fans know […]

Esports Broadcaster MonteCristo Announces Overwatch League Departure

Esports Broadcaster MonteCristo Announces Overwatch League Departure

When the third season of the Overwatch League kicks in, it will be missing a familiar voice as Christopher "MonteCristo" Mykles has left. Mykles has had a pretty lengthy esports career, first by forming the team Renegades and making them a powerhouse organization. He also was the coach for Counter Logic before transitioning into broadcasting […]

Blizzard Is Holding Their Annual Overwatch Yule Log For 2019

Blizzard Is Holding Their Annual "Overwatch" Yule Log For 2019

Would you like to spend a few hours seeing random people involved with Overwatch sit by a fire and stare at you? Today's your lucky day! Blizzard has started up their annual Yule Log stream on Twitch, in which members of the Overwatch team, as well as voice actors and other people involved with the […]

Overwatch Receives The Winter Wonderland 2019 Event

"Overwatch" Receives The Winter Wonderland 2019 Event

'Tis the season, and with it, comes everyone's favorite Overwatch event, as they have officially kicked off their fourth Winter Wonderland. Along with the event, as always, comes new skins and sprays for people to collect. But a new game mode has now been added with Snowball Deathmatch, and a new series of weekly challenges. […]