Tag archive for "Blizzard"

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Overwatch Halloween Terror Officially Revealed; Trailer Released

The second year of Overwatch's Halloween Terror event has been officially revealed, which adds new skins, emotes, and more. ...Read More

on October 10, 2017 5:51 PM
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Overwatch Halloween Event Teased; New Skins Inbound

Just like last year, Halloween is coming to Overwatch on October 10, 2017, and you'll be able to earn new skins and more. ...Read More

on October 4, 2017 12:56 AM
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Overwatch’s Latest Patch Now Live; Includes Junkertown, Updates for Mercy, and More

The latest update for Overwatch is now live across consoles and PC, with the update including major changes for Mercy, the Junkertown map, and more. ...Read More

on September 20, 2017 9:20 AM
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Overwatch’s Latest Developer Update Addresses Community and Avoiding Player Toxicity

Speaking directly to the fans, Overwatch's Jeff Kaplan expresses how Blizzard is trying to take on player toxicity, and how they can help in the same way. ...Read More

on September 14, 2017 7:37 AM
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ShockCast: Episode 44 — Our Favorite Game Developers

This week we each break down our personal favorite developers in the industry while also going through a slew of games that we have played as of late. ...Read More

on September 7, 2017 2:03 PM
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Blizzard Places the Spotlight on Mei in Latest Overwatch Short

Blizzard finally gives Mei some love in the latest Overwatch short. ...Read More

on August 23, 2017 8:57 PM
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Blizzard Gives Junkrat Love With New Overwatch Short and Map Teaser

Blizzard Entertainment has revealed the new short and map for Overwatch. ...Read More

on August 21, 2017 1:38 PM
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Overwatch Players Will Now Be Notified If the User They Reported Has Been Punished

The PC version of Overwatch now allows players to be notified when they submit a user report. ...Read More

on August 17, 2017 12:30 PM
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Five Free Loot Boxes in Overwatch Now Available to Twitch Prime Members; More Coming in October

Twitch Prime members can now grab five Loot Boxes for free in Overwatch by linking their Twitch and Blizzard accounts for a limited time, with more soon. ...Read More

on August 11, 2017 1:48 PM
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Blizzard Launching “Global Diversity And Inclusion Initiative” to Recruit and Retain More Women and Minority Groups

Overwatch developer and Activision subsidiary Blizzard is looking to diversify its ranks with new "global diversity and inclusion initiative." ...Read More

on August 11, 2017 9:45 AM
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Blizzard Shows Off New Death Knight Heroes in Hearthstone’s Latest Expansion

Hearthstone's Senior Designer Matt Place goes hands on with some of the new hero cards in the latest expansion for the game, "Knights of the Frozen Throne." ...Read More

on August 6, 2017 3:13 PM
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Hearthstone: Knights of the Frozen Throne’s Release Date Announced

Hearthstone's upcoming expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, is set to be released next Thursday, August 10. ...Read More

on August 6, 2017 9:09 AM
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Overwatch Summer Games Return Next Week

The second annual Overwatch Summer Games will return on Tuesday. ...Read More

on August 2, 2017 10:09 AM
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Blizzard Explains Why Terry Crews Isn’t Doomfist in Overwatch

Blizzard recently spoke about why they didn't choose Terry Crews for the role of Doomfist in Overwatch. ...Read More

on July 23, 2017 6:34 PM
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Doomfist is Officially Coming to Overwatch on July 27th for Consoles and PC

Overwatch's most recent character, Doomfist, will officially bring his mighty fist to consoles and PCs into the full game next week. ...Read More

on July 18, 2017 2:19 PM
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More Details on Overwatch’s Punishment System Coming Soon

Changes to the punishment system in Overwatch are coming soon according to Lead Game Designer Jeff Kaplan. ...Read More

on July 15, 2017 2:15 AM
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Overwatch’s Public Test Realm Gets New Update; Changes to Zayra And More

Overwatch's Public Test Realm has received some new features, including a buff for Zayra's Graviton Surge ability. ...Read More

on July 14, 2017 3:15 PM
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Activision Blizzard’s Overwatch League Creates Teams in 7 Major Cities with Global (e)Sports Leaders

Activision Blizzard are bringing The Overwatch League to 7 cities this fall including Los Angeles, Seoul, Shanghai, New York, Boston, and Miami-Orlando. ...Read More

on July 12, 2017 2:23 PM
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University of California Irvine Adds Overwatch Scholarship to eSports Program

The University of California Irvine is expanding its integration of eSports in an educational setting with a new Overwatch scholarship prize this year. ...Read More

on July 6, 2017 3:08 PM
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Overwatch’s D.Va Gets Blizzard’s High Quality Figure Treatment at a High Price

Blizzard's D.Va is the next Overwatch character that has been turned into a collector's statue, but are you up to the price it demands? ...Read More

on June 30, 2017 9:00 PM
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StarCraft: Remastered Launching On August 14; Pricing and Pre-Order Bonuses Announced

The iconic remastered RTS is making its way onto PC and MAC on August 14 with a $14.99 price of admission. ...Read More

on June 30, 2017 12:24 AM
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Overwatch Public Test Server Patch Hints at Next Event and the Debut of a New Character

Following a recent patch to the game's Public Test Server, Overwatch fans may see the return of a previous event and a new character very soon. ...Read More

on June 26, 2017 7:57 AM
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Overwatch’s Tracer Receives a Figma Statue Available Now for Pre-Order

If you've been waiting for a Figma Tracer, Blizzard is happy to oblige with a new figure in its Overwatch line. "Here ya go!" ...Read More

on June 9, 2017 9:05 PM
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Overwatch Double XP Event Starts Today on PC, PS4 and Xbox One

Overwatch players can rack up double xp this weekend on PC, PS4 and Xbox One. ...Read More

on June 8, 2017 11:07 AM
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Overwatch’s New Lunar Map Is Playable Now; Preview Video and Developer Update Provide Details

Are you wondering how Overwatch's new Horizon Lunar Colony Assault map will work? Curious about its lore implications? Blizzard has shared some of those answers here. ...Read More

on May 31, 2017 8:16 PM
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Jeff Kaplan Responds to Overwatch Anniversary Loot Box Criticism

Jeff Kaplan addresses community feedback on Overwatch's loot box complaints ...Read More

on May 27, 2017 12:58 PM
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Overwatch Free Weekend Available Now on Consoles and PC; Discounted Up to $20

Coinciding with the game's Anniversary Event, Blizzard is giving a free game weekend with Overwatch for new players that's available right now. ...Read More

on May 27, 2017 11:13 AM
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Overwatch Animated Shorts Will Return for Second Season

Overwatch's lore-expanding animated short films will be returning for a second season, according to the game's director Jeffrey Kaplan. ...Read More

on May 22, 2017 2:57 PM
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Overwatch Contenders League Opens Up Competitive Play for Amateurs in June

Overwatch is introducing competitive play for amateur-level players in its new Contenders League, which will begin in North America and Europe in June. ...Read More

on May 22, 2017 2:30 PM
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Battle.net Branding is Still Dead

Despite Destiny 2 gameplay reveal wording, Battle.net is not returning. ...Read More

on May 22, 2017 8:59 AM