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This fan video looks like the setup for an 'Overwatch Babies' spin-off cartoon show

Posted 07/25 18:35 in Gaming | 0comments

This fan video looks like the setup for an 'Overwatch Babies' spin-off cartoon show

Overwatch is known for many things, among them the iconic and visually distinct designs that immediately convey a character's abilities and personality.Freelance animator Chris Guyot, who has contributed to ad campaigns like Nick at Nite, challenged himself to likewise distill the Overwatch cast's essence into short, 2 to 4-second portrait clips, and the results are too cute to handle.

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Overwatch penalties become harsher for bad behaviour

Posted 07/26 03:49 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch penalties become harsher for bad behaviour

To this end, effective immediately, we will be issuing increased penalties to players in response to verified reports of bad behavior.In Overwatch, that means anything from abusive chat, harassment, in-game spam, match inactivity (being intentionally AFK), and griefing.

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Overwatch patch unleashes Doomfist on console and reduces loot box duplicates

Posted 07/27 22:13 in Gaming | 0comments

Overwatch patch unleashes Doomfist on console and reduces loot box duplicates

Just a few short weeks after his debut on the Overwatch public test realm (and in a slickly-animated trailer), Doomfist has arrived in full force.The patch that unlocks Doomfist also brings with it several other changes to Overwatch that players should appreciate.

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Overwatch’s Summer Games Returning August 8 With Old And New Skins, Revamped Lucioball

Posted 08/02 16:16 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch’s Summer Games Returning August 8 With Old And New Skins, Revamped Lucioball

Blizzard shared the latest developer update with Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan, who revealed that the Summer Games seasonal event is returning with some new skins as well as old ones, revamped Lucioball, and more.With the return of the Summer Games event on August 8, players can expect to see last year’s Summer Games skins as well as 40 new items including some new skins.

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Overwatch Kicks Off Summer Games 2017 With New Skins And Improved Lucioball

Posted 08/09 09:22 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch Kicks Off Summer Games 2017 With New Skins And Improved Lucioball

Overwatch’s Summer Games seasonal event is back again this year, and in addition to a new and improved Lúcioball with its own competitive mode, there are over 50 new seasonal items.The mode will be available throughout the Summer Games event and will reward players with some exclusive items.

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Team and Free-for-All Deathmatch modes announced for Overwatch

Posted 08/10 23:12 in Mobile | 0comments

Team and Free-for-All Deathmatch modes announced for Overwatch

Coming “soon” to the Overwatch Arcade will be a pair of Deathmatch modes (free for all, and team).That’s been announced today in Jeff Kaplan’s developer update video, which you can watch below.

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Overwatch Is Getting A New Deathmatch Mode And Map, Plus Hero Adjustments

Posted 08/14 00:34 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch Is Getting A New Deathmatch Mode And Map, Plus Hero Adjustments

Blizzard has announced that a few new additions will be headed to Overwatch soon, including a brand-new Deathmatch mode.You can check it out in the new Developer Update in the video below.

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Overwatch gets a new animated short, map, and making-of Doomfist presentation at Gamescom

Posted 08/17 23:01 in Gaming | 0comments

Overwatch gets a new animated short, map, and making-of Doomfist presentation at Gamescom

The first details regarding the map will be published as part of a preview video going live at noon Eastern on Monday, August 21.A playthrough will be shown as part of the Overwatch Insights panel, which starts at 7am Eastern on August 23.

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Junkertown trailers reveal new Overwatch escort map, coming soon

Posted 08/21 18:58 in Mobile | 0comments

Junkertown trailers reveal new Overwatch escort map, coming soon

The first gives more of a travelogue overview of the map itself, which is the remnants of a destroyed omnium ruled over by a Mad Max style Queen.Her ‘Junkers’ pillage the omnium for anything of value, and fight one another in the no-holds-barred Scrapyard.

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Overwatch’s Junkertown Map Takes Us To Junkrat And Roadhog’s Roots

Posted 08/21 20:44 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch’s Junkertown Map Takes Us To Junkrat And Roadhog’s Roots

A new Overwatch Escort map has been announced, and it might provide more insights into two of its characters.This old omnium is home to the Queen and her Junkers, a group of scavengers.

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Overwatch Season 6 changes detailed in new dev update

Posted 08/23 03:30 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Season 6 changes detailed in new dev update

The first major change is that the season is moving from a three-month long season to a two-month long season.Blizzard now wants to try a middle ground which would be a two month season.

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Overwatch Rise And Shine Video Explores Mei’s Origins

Posted 08/23 22:04 in Hardware | 0comments

Overwatch Rise And Shine Video Explores Mei’s Origins

Blizzard has released a new Overwatch animated feature.This one focuses on Mei.

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New Overwatch animated short shows Mei's (INCREDIBLY TRAGIC) backstory

Posted 08/23 22:13 in Gaming | 0comments

New Overwatch animated short shows Mei's (INCREDIBLY TRAGIC) backstory

It turns out that Mei, Overwatch's most adorable scientist with a freeze ray, has quite the heartbreaking origin.A new animated short released at Gamescom 2017 shows the plucky genius at an Antarctic research station, explaining that an intense blizzard has kept the crew on lockdown and low on supplies.

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Overwatch PTR patch notes for Mercy and D.Va balance changes

Posted 08/24 21:09 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch PTR patch notes for Mercy and D.Va balance changes

Overwatch is rebalancing a couple of its heroes, Mercy and D.The specific patch notes for the changes can be read below, and Blizzard have put out an accompanying video explaining some of the alterations.

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Valkyrie Is Mercy’s New Ultimate In Overwatch

Posted 08/24 22:08 in Hardware | 0comments

Valkyrie Is Mercy’s New Ultimate In Overwatch

Blizzard is making a major change to one of Overwatch’s founding members.Due to concerns that her original Ultimate, Resurrect, is too powerful, it is being turned into a secondary ability.

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Toxic Overwatch players are going to be punished harder

Posted 08/30 01:01 in Mobile | 0comments

Toxic Overwatch players are going to be punished harder

You will be seeing a developer update about this very soon (we recorded it last week — not sure when it’s going live).In the short term we are re-evaluating every punishment and are in the process of converting silences over to suspensions.

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Overwatch free weekend gets underway until 25 September

Posted 09/22 20:13 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch free weekend gets underway until 25 September

Well, if you’ve been hiding away in a cave and have no idea what Overwatch is then this weekend is the time to get involved with Blizzard’s shooter.The Overwatch free weekend is now live and will run until 25 September.

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Overwatch Halloween event starts next week

Posted 10/03 20:46 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch Halloween event starts next week

With Halloween almost upon us expect all kinds of ghoulish activity to pop-up in games.Next week Blizzard will be kicking off their Overwatch Halloween event starting on 10 October and runs through to 2 November.

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Blizzard intern position hints at new Overwatch project

Posted 10/10 16:03 in Mobile | 0comments

Blizzard intern position hints at new Overwatch project

The position is an for an artist who would be working with the concept, environment and character teams.Blizard requires applicants to have a knowledge and understanding of the Overwatch universe which indicates they are toying with a concept for a new Overwatch title.

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