You heard it here, folks. While everyone continues to be frustrated by poor loot drops in Overwatch’s anniversary event, Blizzard has gone ahead and started teasing out their next plan for their widely-praised and often-criticized FPS.
The Overwatch website has updated with a new article, detailing the reveal of new information pertaining to the Horizon Lunar Colony, a colony on the moon that lost contact with the earth prior to the events of the game and the place of origin for peanut-butter-guzzling science gorilla Winston. The update reveals several emails between Dr. Winston and his staff with regards to an incident with some of the apes on the [...]
It has been one year since Overwatch first launched. It was so well accepted it has now 30 million players, and has since been regularly updated with new modes, cosmetics, maps and heroes.
To celebrate its one year anniversary, a new limited time event has appeared. Coming with that is a ton of new cosmetics (legendary skins, new dance emotes) as well as an additional three arena maps for duels (which were only limited to only one before this).
If you have yet to buy Overwatch, it is currently on sale on all platforms as well.
We gave a glowing review when Overwatch first released, and after a year it still remains one of the more satisfying team shooters out [...]
‘Hana Song, also known as “D.Va”, is both a world champion professional gamer and a burgeoning global icon. As a member of South Korea’s elite MEKA unit, she fights to protect her homeland from the colossal Omnic threat lurking within the East China Sea.’Introduction
The mighty mobile tank that is D.Va has grace the Nexus with her presence, along with the Nexus 2.0 Challenge, (which is ending at the time of writing). Now, how does this cutesy pilot with her pink mech play in Heroes? Quite like Lucio beforehand, she is similar to her Overwatch counterpart.Character Design
D.Va and her mech are nicely rendered in Heroes with a lot of nice color variation of [...]
Overwatch is almost a year old and the esports scene around the hero shooter is strong. While the influx of tournaments keep the scene healthy, there’s also the Overwatch League. It’s an ambitious endeavour of running franchised teams in a league like Riot’s LCS, or traditional sports leagues like the NFL and MLB.
It’s an open secret that the idea of location-based franchises are a way to attract traditional sports investors into esports. According to a report by ESPN, the Overwatch League is trying to court these big investors with a big barrier to entry: $20 million USD for a spot in the League.
From the esports perspective, this number is [...]
Good news for Overwatch players. “Overwatch : Uprising”, the latest seasonal event for the game has been extended. Due to an error in the ending time for the event, Blizzard had decided to compensate players by extending the event period to 2nd of May at 5pm PDT (Wednesday 3rd May 8 am MY and SG time) across all platform (PC, PS4, XB1)
Accidentally ending the event earlier than scheduled, Blizzard openly admitted to their mistake and compensated by reinstating Uprising Loot Box and Uprising Arcade mode availability. A tweet posted by Blizzard informing the extension:
The mission ain't over yet! We're re-enabling Overwatch [...]
The second Nexus Challenge goes live in Heroes of The Storm in 2.0 patch and once again, the quest rewards are featuring content for both HoTS and Overwatch.
Each week of the Nexus even will unlock new rewards if and only if the quest is fulfilled. the quest rewards are determined by week so you guys could set your date and make a Lan party to grind the quest in HoTS. These quests end on May 22nd. To complete a weekly quest, the player has to complete 5 rounds in HoTS with AT LEAST ONE friend in Ranked, Unranked, and Quick Match. Having more additional sweet flavor, Blizzard allows the player to complete first quest matches in Versus Ai mode.