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Meta Athena Out At APEX Finals Now Not As Exciting

Meta Athena Out At APEX, Finals Now Not As Exciting

As we talked about before, Meta Athena has been the darling of the Overwatch APEX Tournament happening this month, using their own unorthodox styles to become the dark horse underdogs of the tournament It was looking like they might make their way to the finals, but sadly, they were defeated yesterday at the hands of Lunatic-Hai[...]

Blizzard Unveils New Widowmaker Statue From Overwatch

Blizzard Unveils New Widowmaker Statue From Overwatch

Blizzard has released this new video showcasing the next Overwatch character to become a statue The popular assassin character took the mantra of Widowmaker after assassinating her own husband and realizing that, like spiders, she was never more alive than when killing That statue measures 13.5" (floor to head) with a base of 7.5" in[...]

Overwatch Pacific Championship 2017 Has Been Announced

Overwatch Pacific Championship 2017 Has Been Announced

Blizzard has announced the formation of the Overwatch Pacific Championship, a professional eSports league based in Taipei for their ever-popular MOBA And now pro teams in the Pacific region can get in on the offical Overwatch action with a new league and championship Fantastic! The Overwatch Pacific Championship's first season will begin on the 8th of April (AEST/NZST) with eight[...]

Watch One Of The Best Overwatch Reinhardt Plays From APEX

Watch One Of The Best 'Overwatch' Reinhardt Plays From APEX

Last week we talked about the amazing work of Meta Athena as they basically crush their way through the Overwatch APEX Tournament with oddball styles While we wait to see if it will carry them to the finals, we already have half of the final picture in place as another longshot team just stamped their ticket to[...]

The Overwatch Reporting System Couldnt Have Come Soon Enough

The 'Overwatch' Reporting System Couldn't Have Come Soon Enough

Up until now, the only thing you could truly do with bad players on Overwatch was mute and hope to not run into them again, because the reporting system on the game was ridiculous People screaming at the top of their lungs about how bad you are at the game, using racial and homophobic slurs[...]

Overwatchs Orisa Is Now Playable On Xbox One PS4 And PC

Overwatch's Orisa Is Now Playable On Xbox One, PS4, And PC

[caption id="attachment_620744" align="aligncenter" width="600"] credit//Blizzard[/caption]After weeks of playtesting, Overwatch's newest character, Orisa is playable on all platforms for Arcade and QuickPlay modes.The tank has already suffered a nerf or two thanks to the tests in the PTR, but hey, that's what the PTR is for Those nerfs took down her max amount of ammunition on her[...]

Overwatch Draws Going Away &#038 Players Are Even More Pissed

'Overwatch' Draws Going Away & Players Are Even More Pissed

There's nothing more unsatisfying about Overwatch than getting a Draw Well, that and getting a loot box containing nothing but sprays that you already have Seriously, Blizzard Balance those boxes out better! But now the game is phasing out the Draw system with a new complicated way of determining a winner, and it seems few[...]

Uncharted 4 &#038 Overwatch Biggest Winners From SXSW Gaming Awards

'Uncharted 4' & 'Overwatch' Biggest Winners From SXSW Gaming Awards

Even when the dude loses on his own channel, he's having fun.Below are the complete list of winners, with the top winners being Uncharted 4 (5 awards) Overwatch (4 awards) taking home the biggest prizes for the evening with Video Game of The Year and ESports Game Of The Year, respectfully If you'd like to[...]

Meta Athenas Unorthodox Style Killing It At APEX

Meta Athena's Unorthodox Style Killing It At APEX

Meta Athena is an Korean Overwatch eSports team that has gotten some recognition over the past year, but not as much as some of the other major groups who have created teams for the game Until recently, that is, as the team has been pulling out what can only be described as the strangest of strategies that[...]

Blizzard Is Suing Watchover Tyrant Maker Bossland

Blizzard Is Suing Watchover Tyrant Maker Bossland

So, it is very likely that Bossland actually received far more than $8 million in connection with its sale of the Bossland Hacks.”This is likely more of a notice that Blizzard is on to cheaters and working on ways to make sure Overwatch stays a clean game.In other Overwatch news, the latest character Orisa has received[...]

The Making Of Orisa &#8211 The Newest Hero Of Overwatch

The Making Of Orisa – The Newest Hero Of Overwatch

Overwatch is rolling out a new hero, Orisa. Sometimes learning how a character came about is as much fun as playing them Here Blizzard has put together a new behind-the-scenes video on how Orisa came to be.Orisa activates on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on March 21, 2017.https://youtu.be/znEHH68unzA Overwatch is rolling out a new hero,[...]

Those Of You Farming In Overwatch SURPRISE Big Brother Was Watching

Those Of You Farming In 'Overwatch', SURPRISE! Big Brother Was Watching

Yesterday we did a brief story about how the people farming in Overwatch due to the new lobby system was getting out of control, and at the end, I mentioned that the powers that be at Blizzard had to be watching and that allowing it was no mistake A few hours later, Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan hit[...]

The World Of Overwatch Is Getting Hectic With Character Nerfing &#038 XP Farming

The World Of 'Overwatch' Is Getting Hectic With Character Nerfing & XP Farming

Apparently in Overwatch, there's just no way to please the fans anymore, either by updates or by gameplay Today we're looking at two of the important stories coming out of the community this week revolving around nerfing and farming First, the nerfing, as we've learned that Ana is going to have her abilities messed with[...]

GDC: Blizzard Threw Some Subtle Shade At The Rest Of The Industry Over Diversity

GDC: Blizzard Threw Some Subtle Shade At The Rest Of The Industry Over Diversity

 During a discussion about Overwatch at GDC, the team was talking about embracing diversity with their latest hit Overwatch has been named Game of the Year by two separate gaming awards now, and there was a bit about Tracer's sexuality that came up during the DICE summit Tracer, being a known lesbian character, was one[...]

Game Developers Choice And Independent Games Festival Awards Results

Game Developer's Choice And Independent Games Festival Awards Results

Unsurprisingly, Overwatch took home the Game of the Year title here as well as at DICE last week The Independent Games Festival awards also went out, those results are below, but the top award went to Quadrilateral Cowboy Uncharted 4 and Pokémon Go also took home titles. Inside got a decent bit of recognition at both award shows.The[...]

No One Liked Bastions Buff So The Overwatch Team Is Rolling It Back

No One Liked Bastion's Buff So The Overwatch Team Is Rolling It Back

Overwatch, which has now won Game of the Year twice, recently got a few changes to game modes, a new character, and some buffing/de-buffing Well, one of those buffs was to Bastion The buff went into effect earlier this week and players were not fond of the changes.In fact, players were so vocal about their[...]

Overwatch Introduces Newest Hero &#8211 And Its Not Doomfist

Overwatch Introduces Newest Hero – And It's Not Doomfist

Overwatch has unveiled their newest hero, and as Blizzard's Jeff Kaplan had said, it's not who people thought it was going to be The rumor was that we'd be getting Doomfist and it would be voiced by Terry Crews.. but then Blizzard released a few teasers and it was obvious they were going a different[...]

Here Is Where You Can Buy ECCC 2017 Funko Exclusives If You Are Not At ECCC

Here Is Where You Can Buy ECCC 2017 Funko Exclusives If You Are Not At ECCC

Without further ado, here is where you can pick up select ECCC 2017 Funko exclusives this weekend (I can confirm these are in stores now, as I stopped on my way to work this morning at my local Hot topic and got both the First Avenger Captain America and the Upside Down Stranger Things two-pack):Hot[...]

Overwatch Introduces The Game Browser

Overwatch Introduces The Game Browser

They're introducing the Game Browser for the Custom Game Mode in Overwatch The Game Browser will allow you to make your own ruleset, varying things from game mode, heroes abilities, health, movement speed, map rotation, damage, cooldown, ultimate abilities and more Then, once you've got those set, you can share it with friends, teammates or[...]

Overwatch PS4 Players Losing Capture The Flag For Now

'Overwatch' PS4 Players Losing Capture The Flag For Now

If you're one of the people playing Overwatch on PS4 (like I am), then you may have noticed the latest 2.05 patch really screwed up Capture The Flag The game has become buggy and prone to lag, freezing and crashing, even in high speeds And don't get me started on the invisibility bug that has[...]