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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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Overwatch gets CTF with roosters as Year of the Rooster launches

Posted 01/25 01:29 in Mobile | 0comments

Overwatch gets CTF with roosters as Year of the Rooster launches

Fear not, it’s been added for the Chinese New Year event called Year of the Rooster.7 has been kicked live this evening, and to coincide with that, Jeff Kaplan is back specifically talking about capture the flag.

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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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