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Today's Overwatch update brings Mercy changes and Moira

Just in time for this weekend's free-play event, Blizzard has added the support hero Moira to Overwatch on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One along with some much-appreciated adjustments to Mercy. With this update, Mercy isn't quite as free to...

 
 
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Blizzard is planning an Xbox One X update for Overwatch

The Xbox One X is out in the wild and to those of you with data caps, godspeed. It can already be a tricky balancing act with how large game file sizes have grown and how frequent updates have become, but add in the possibility of 4K assets...

 
 
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Blizzard teases the possibility of an Overwatch movie

I think at this point, Overwatch has earned its shot at a movie. Blizzard has created short after emotional short for the universe, whether it's to promote an upcoming new character or just do a bit of worldbuilding -- and the comparisons t...

 
 
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Overwatch's next free weekend includes Moira

Hey, here's another early heads up for you to take in and promptly forget about until our next reminder. Blizzard has scheduled the latest Overwatch free-play event for Friday, November 17 at 11:00am Pacific until Monday, November 20 at 11:...

 
 
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Overwatch's Moira isn't as OP as they'd have you believe

Overwatch's 26th hero Moira was revealed at Blizzcon last week, and she's been available on the PC's Public Test Realm (PTR) since Monday. I've been trying the vampiric biomancer out since then, and I'll expand on her abilities below.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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The cosplayers of BlizzCon never cease to impress

Every year Blizzard's stable of characters grows a bit. I mean we've had over 10 characters alone in Heroes of the Storm, several in Overwatch, multiple Hearthstone expansions with unique cards, Diablo III's Necromancer, a few Starcraf...

 
 
 
 
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These new Blizzard skins for Overwatch are on point

To go along with its upcoming Blizzard World map for Overwatch, Blizzard is also preparing a line of character skins that pay tribute to its legacy. I thought the map was a clever-enough idea, and I think it looks fine, but this... it's har...

 
 
 
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Overwatch's next hero is a healer named Moira

Another healer! As announced at BlizzCon, Overwatch's next hero will be Moira, a support. "In case you're wondering how to spell Moira, it's spelled 'OP AF,'" joked game director Jeff Kaplan, who added that she was once a part of Blackwatc...

 
 
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Overwatch's new map is a tribute to Blizzard's games

At BlizzCon 2017, Jeff Kaplan revealed an all-new map for Overwatch. "Blizzard World" is a tribute to the company's wares past and present, with areas based on Hearthstone, Warcraft, and StarCraft, among others.The map is a hybrid of both A...

 
 
 
 
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The Art of Overwatch compendium out now

Overwatch's popularity is in no small part related to its bright, colourful and fun cast of heroes (and anti-heroes). The roster and surrounding universe of Blizzard's arena-shooter has helped to make the game a smash hit worldwide, as well...

 
 
 
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Is the end nigh for single-player games?

Earlier this week, EA announced that Visceral Games, the studio responsible for a new Star Wars game under Amy Hennig, was being shut down with immediate effect. This led to a lot of speculation as to whether this was the end for the fully ...

 
 
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Overwatch comic tapestry creeps out for Halloween

Last year, Overwatch celebrated Halloween with a tie-in issue of its free digital comic, wherein Reinhardt regaled the crew with a creepy fireside tale of malevolent scientist Dr. Jamison Junkenstein and his monstrous creation.This year, in...

 
 
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Internet swoons over Overwatch Mercy's concept art

I'm sulking. I'm sulking because apparently some folk have received their The Art of Overwatch tomes already and I'm sitting here with no Art of Overwatch tome (which releases next week). Regardless, lucky owners are already sharing pics of...

 
 
 
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Blizzard China suing 'Overwatch clone' developers

It's been reported by Japanese website PC Watch that Blizzard Entertainment and its partner in the Orient, Netease, are suing the developers of mobile arena-shooter Heroes of Warfare, 4399, over claims that the Android/iOS title is a rip-of...

 
 




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