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Sombra's voice infiltrates Overwatch video as ARG continues

Posted 11/04 15:39 in Mobile | 0comments

Sombra's voice infiltrates Overwatch video as ARG continues

That’s right, Blizzard is pushing the boat out with the Overwatch ARG and are now infiltrating their own videos.You probably don’t care at this point but if you are trying to follow this give is a read.

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Overwatch Sombra reveal finally takes place at BlizzCon

Posted 11/04 19:36 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Sombra reveal finally takes place at BlizzCon

An ARG stretching all the way back to the early 1800s (at least that’s what it felt like) concluded today, as BlizzCon saw the official reveal of Sombra as the next Overwatch character.She’s playable for those at BlizzCon, but will be released to the PTR next week.

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Overwatch League confirms Blizzard's extensive eSports plans

Posted 11/04 21:40 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch League confirms Blizzard's extensive eSports plans

As well as today’s reveal of Sombra, BlizzCon saw the announcement of extensive eSports league plans for Overwatch.The aptly named Overwatch League will be structured around teams located in major global cities, all with contracted sets of players.

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Watch Overwatch Sombra's skills in action

Posted 11/05 02:32 in Mobile | 0comments

Watch Overwatch Sombra's skills in action

As part of their Overwatch panels earlier this evening, Blizzard showed the character Sombra in action.This video is a snip of that panel which takes you through all of Sombra’s different skills and  how they can be used in a match There’s some gameplay too towards the end and it’s quite mental.

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Overwatch Sombra now live on the PTR - Patch Notes

Posted 11/07 22:43 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Sombra now live on the PTR - Patch Notes

After all the ARG hype and BlizzCon, Blizzard has now released the new Overwatch hero Sombra on the PTR.The Overwatch PTR servers are now live and all you need to do is select PTR from the Battle.

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Overwatch free to play next weekend on PC

Posted 11/10 21:47 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch free to play next weekend on PC

With some 20 million having already played the shooter, there’s no doubt it’s popular.The full roster of 22 heroes and 13 maps will be playable.

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Overwatch patch 1.5.0.2 now live with Sombra

Posted 11/16 09:56 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch patch 1.5.0.2 now live with Sombra

After all the teasing and a quick run on the PTR, Sombra is now available on the live Overwatch servers.This meant that skill levels varied widely for players within those tiers, and some players were achieving inappropriately high rankings during their placement matches.

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Overwatch graphic novel axed by Blizzard

Posted 11/19 00:53 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch graphic novel axed by Blizzard

At its core Overwatch is simply a team-based shooter and Blizzard are building the lore around the game.We have seen some great character trailers and there was a planned graphic novel called Overwatch: First Strike to help tell the story.

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Overwatch Symmetra overhaul detailed - Now comes with two ultimates

Posted 11/23 04:06 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Symmetra overhaul detailed - Now comes with two ultimates

Update: Symmetra is now available on the PTR (see patch notes).According to Jeff Kaplan, Symmetra was deemed to be “overly situational” and they wanted to address some quality of life issues with the character.

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Overwatch PTR Patch Notes 22 November - Symmetra changes now live

Posted 11/23 04:06 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch PTR Patch Notes 22 November - Symmetra changes now live

Following the new information on the Symmetra changes released earlier, she has now been put live on the Overwatch PTR.She is now live and here are the patch notes for the 22 November update.

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Overwatch sounds files hint at holiday event

Posted 11/23 18:39 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch sounds files hint at holiday event

The Overwatch super sleuths have been digging into the game’s sound files and discovered some great audio.Numerous sound files have been discovered which hint at an upcoming holiday (Christmas) theme coming to the game which could also be some kind of event.

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Overwatch new Oasis map now live on the PTR

Posted 11/30 00:17 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch new Oasis map now live on the PTR

Blizzard is continuing to test new updates to Overwatch on the PTR server with a new map.The map is Oasis which comes with the game’s first jump pad to reach the more difficult strategic spots.

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Overwatch holiday event starts next week

Posted 12/06 19:54 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch holiday event starts next week

Blizzard will be celebrating Christmas with an Overwatch event which will kick off on 13 December.We’re not quite sure what will be included but expect skins, emotes and other cosmetic bits and pieces.

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Overwatch's Winter Wonderland brings loot sacks and snowballs

Posted 12/13 22:43 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch's Winter Wonderland brings loot sacks and snowballs

Blizzard’s latest seasonal event for Overwatch sees the game awash with Christmas lights, snowballs, and dubious Santa outfits.Much like prior holiday events, it’s accompanied by Winter Loot Boxes and a special Brawl mode.

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Overwatch year in review - Server browser and more customisation coming

Posted 12/22 02:49 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch year in review - Server browser and more customisation coming

Seasonal events also get a mention as he recaps this year’s events.There will also be a spray wheel, and although you can still only have one spray out the environment, you may want to have one set for “different occasions”.

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's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day Four

Posted 12/30 13:13 in Reviews | 0comments

's 2016 Game of the Year Awards: Day Four

This year was filled with great music, multiplayer, moments, and some welcome additions to Xbox One's backwards compatibility list.While much of the appeal of the game lies in recognizing attack patterns and reacting to them, the game has style to spare.

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Overwatch Oasis map goes live in latest patch

Posted 01/04 00:10 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Oasis map goes live in latest patch

Of course if you’ve been playing on the Public Test Region then it won’t be quite so new, but it’s been officially released for everybody today.That appears to be the only noted change in the Overwatch patch notes, so unless any other alterations are super-secret under-the-hood types then Oasis is the one and only addition.

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Overwatch PTR is live with patch 1.7 - Patch Notes

Posted 01/06 04:30 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch PTR is live with patch 1.7 - Patch Notes

Blizzard is now rolling out some of the new Overwatch features mentioned by Jeff Kaplan in the previous developer video as 1.In this update, the new Emote wheel has been added for sprays and voice lines which can be bound by the player.

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Overwatch PTR philosophy discussed in latest dev update

Posted 01/18 18:02 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch PTR philosophy discussed in latest dev update

All Blizzard’s PTR servers give players the chance to test out possible upcoming changes to their games, and with Overwatch it’s especially important due to the competitive nature of the game.Feedback is vital to making improvements, especially when it comes to hero balance.

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Overwatch Welcomes The Chinese New Year With Special Seasonal Event

Posted 01/21 14:22 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch Welcomes The Chinese New Year With Special Seasonal Event

The event will begin next week on Tuesday, January 24th, and is expected to bring a whole batch of new special-themed characters skins, emotes, and more to the game.Two skins have already been revealed for the event over on Blizzard’s official Twitter accounts, showing the special traditional garb of Mei and a hanbok for D.

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