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Overwatch's Year of the Rooster CTF mode is a valiant attempt

Posted 01/25 20:00 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch's Year of the Rooster CTF mode is a valiant attempt

Yesterday, Blizzard launched their Overwatch Year of the Rooster event, and with it came one major addition: a capture the flag mode.If there was one thing that stops me playing Overwatch for any length of time, it’s the lack of interesting game modes.

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Overwatch keeps growing with more than 25 million now playing

Posted 01/27 02:37 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch keeps growing with more than 25 million now playing

It wasn’t that long ago that Blizzard hit 20 million Overwatch players, it was only back in October 2016.Today Blizzard announced via Twitter that the game has now surpassed 25 million players which is an impressive number for a team-based shooter, five million in three months.

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Overwatch Bastion changes testing soon on the PTR

Posted 01/31 14:40 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Bastion changes testing soon on the PTR

To that end we’re testing stuff like increased spread and removing headshots, but taking less damage while transformed.Self-Repair – We’ve been testing a few big changes to this that are feeling really good so far.

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Overwatch CTF is staying, server browser and extensive custom game options

Posted 02/08 01:02 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch CTF is staying, server browser and extensive custom game options

In the latest Overwatch developer update with Jeff Kaplan his main topic is the server browser.The Overwatch server browser lets you find custom games by region along with filtering for modes, maps, and options to find a server that suits you.

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Overwatch’s PTR Beefed Up Bastion With New Mechanics And More In Latest Patch

Posted 02/08 10:18 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch’s PTR Beefed Up Bastion With New Mechanics And More In Latest Patch

Blizzard is currently working on a new patch for Overwatch that brings a buff and various mechanics changes to Bastion as well as a few additions and adjustments that players can find in the Public Test Region now.Some of the new features of the patch includes the “Server Browser,” an extension to the Custom Game mode that allows players to adjust various settings for maps, modes, heroes, and more to create custom servers.

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Good Smile Company’s Making A Tracer Nendoroid

Posted 02/15 02:52 in Hardware | 0comments

Good Smile Company’s Making A Tracer Nendoroid

Good Smile Company and Blizzard are teaming up for a series of Overwatch Nendoroids.The first figure in this line will be Tracer, the Australian heroine appearing on the game’s cover.

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Good Smile Company Reveals Two More Overwatch Nendoroids

Posted 02/20 19:37 in Hardware | 0comments

Good Smile Company Reveals Two More Overwatch Nendoroids

Signage at the 2017 New York Toy Fair has revealed the next two Overwatch Nendoroids.When Good Smile Company and Blizzard revealed their partnership, it was made very clear that Tracer was the first in a line of characters.

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Next Overwatch hero is teased as "unidentified assailant"

Posted 02/24 17:44 in Mobile | 0comments

Next Overwatch hero is teased as "unidentified assailant"

For the past week since the Efi blog post appeared on the Overwatch site, fans have been desperate to find out who or what the next Overwatch hero is.There’s been all kinds of theories, Doomfist joining the game, the child Efi being a new hero, then it was a spider robot which Jeff Kaplan dismissed, and now we have this from Blizzard today.

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Overwatch PTR Numbani wrecked as new hero tease continues

Posted 02/25 00:52 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch PTR Numbani wrecked as new hero tease continues

Today has been a busy day for Blizzard following their earlier image tease showing an attack on the Overwatch Numbani map.This evening they have gone one step further and updated the PTR’s Numbani map to include the destruction.

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Overwatch patch with server browser, CTF, and more is now live

Posted 02/28 23:09 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch patch with server browser, CTF, and more is now live

After a reasonable amount of time on the PTR server the next Overwatch patch has gone live.This is quite a decent patch with the addition of the server browser to find suitable custom games, the new CTF mode.

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Overwatch Introduces Its Newest Hero The Machinegun-Wielding Tank “Orisa”

Posted 03/02 19:34 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch Introduces Its Newest Hero The Machinegun-Wielding Tank “Orisa”

Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan revealed in the newest developer update video that the shooter’s 24th hero is Orisa, a tank with a projectile-based machinegun weapon.Jeff shares more about Orisa’s mechanics and abilities at the 3:45 mark of the video, with more details on her Protective Barrier at 6:22 and her Ult at 7:21, as well as some more interesting talk on why they’re adding another tank and more.

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Overwatch's new hero Orisa revealed and she's a tank

Posted 03/02 19:43 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch's new hero Orisa revealed and she's a tank

The speculation is over, we now know that Overwatch‘s new hero is a tank and she’s called Orisa.Jeff Kaplan took the opportunity to reveal the new hero in his latest developer update.

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Overwatch Brings Big Nerfs For Ana And A Few Adjustments In Next PTR Patch

Posted 03/07 11:02 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch Brings Big Nerfs For Ana And A Few Adjustments In Next PTR Patch

The following hero changes are planned for the next update: – Biotic GrenadeImpact damage reduced from 60 to 30Impact healing reduced from 100 to 50 – No longer hurts himself from his own explosions.(Effect added to current passive: Total Mayhem)    – StealthSound effects and VO distance for entering and exiting Stealth reduced to 15 meters.

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Overwatch's Orisa is not going live any time soon

Posted 03/08 01:20 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch's Orisa is not going live any time soon

Overwatch’s new hero Orisa has been on the PTR for a few days now and that’s where she’ll remain for a while.Blizzard’s Jeff Kaplan explained why she’s going to be tested more than other heroes we’ve seen in the past.

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Watch Jeff Kaplan's GDC 2017 Overwatch world building presentation

Posted 03/10 01:01 in Mobile | 0comments

Watch Jeff Kaplan's GDC 2017 Overwatch world building presentation

During this year’s GDC Jeff Kaplan took to the stage to talk about world building and Overwatch.In this video, Jeff discusses the world-building philosophy of Overwatch and how it all started with the now canned Titan project.

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Overwatch Director Says A Nintendo Switch Version Would Be Very Challenging

Posted 03/14 14:37 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch Director Says A Nintendo Switch Version Would Be Very Challenging

Blizzard’s super hit shooter Overwatch is available on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, but there’s been no word on bringing it to Nintendo’s new console, Switch.Director Jeff Kaplan recent shared some thoughts on that over on Reddit.

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Overwatch gets Orisa on 21 March, preview video released

Posted 03/14 18:30 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch gets Orisa on 21 March, preview video released

The quadruped Orisa will be charging to the front lines of Overwatch from 21 March next week, when she launches as a character on all platforms.Described in a new ‘behind the scenes’ video as an Anchor Tank, her role will be a defensive one.

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Overwatch patch 1.1.0 now live on the PTR - Patch Notes

Posted 03/18 01:52 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch patch 1.1.0 now live on the PTR - Patch Notes

There’s also a round of bug fixes to check out in the PTR patch notes below and a list of known issues is also available.Developer Comments: To mitigate draws in Competitive Play, we’re implementing a system that tracks each team’s progress on the objective.

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Overwatch’s Orisa Officially Joins All Versions Of The Game Today

Posted 03/21 18:13 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch’s Orisa Officially Joins All Versions Of The Game Today

She was introduced in patch 1.9, which launched on March 21, 2017, after time spent in the PC version’s public test region.

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Overwatch Orisa now live. Not on competitive play for a week

Posted 03/21 19:18 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Orisa now live. Not on competitive play for a week

Following a few weeks of testing, the robotic tank Orisa is the latest hero to join the Overwatch roster.The new patch takes the game to version 1.

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