Tag Archives: Overwatch

Overwatch Junkertown Map Revealed

By : James Glaze | Tue, Aug 22, 2017

Good news Overwatch fans, a new map is coming your way! Blizzard took to Gamescom 2017 to make the reveal of the upcoming map titled: Junkertown. And like Blizzard has done with past maps, there is an animated video go along with it. Check it out below. There is no date tied down for exactly when Junkertown will be implemented into the game, but Blizzard...

London, Second Los Angles Team Join Overwatch League

By : Jason Segalla | Thu, Aug 10, 2017

Earlier today, Blizzard announced the inclusion of two more teams into the Overwatch League, London and a second Los Angles team. The addition of these two teams brings the league total up to nine, with Boston, New York City, Miami, Orlando, San Francisco, Shanghai, Seoul each housing a team and L.A. already home to the team owned by Immortals CEO Noah...

Overwatch Summer Games Return for 2017

By : Ryan Cox | Tue, Aug 8, 2017

The Overwatch Summer Games, the very first seasonal Overwatch event, is returning for a second year of festivities. The Summer Games event offers new and returning character cosmetics as well as the Lucioball Arcade mode, a soccer-style arena competition played exclusively with Lucio. Unlike the 2016 event, the 2017 Summer Games will introduce for...

Overwatch League’s Player Signings, Salaries, & Benefits Announced

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jul 26, 2017

Earlier this month, Blizzard announced the first seven teams that will be participating in the inaugural Overwatch league. With this announcement, many details regarding when players will be signed along with salaries were left out. Today, Blizzard has released all this information and more. Check out the details below. Official Player Signing Window...

Overwatch League’s First Seven Teams Announced

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jul 12, 2017

The Overwatch League has been something that has been discussed over and over again this year. While specifics have been scarce, we know Activision Blizzard has big plans for when it launches. Price tags for spots within the league have been reported as high as $20 million a team, but we’ve yet to hear of any confirmed teams.  Well today, Blizzard...

Overwatch Doomfist Hero Revealed, Now In Testing

By : Ryan Cox | Fri, Jul 7, 2017

[UPDATE 7/27] Doomfist is now available on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4! Let the battle commence… Play Doomfist now on PC, PS4, and Xbox One! Learn more @ https://t.co/JCSkZJGOzc pic.twitter.com/votpqA5HPR — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) July 27, 2017 Overwatch’s long-awaited Doomfist hero has been revealed and is currently playable...

Twitch and Blizzard Sign Streaming Deal

By : James Glaze | Wed, Jun 21, 2017

For the next two years, all major Blizzard eSports events will be streamed exclusively on Twitch.  Twitch beat out competitors like Google’s Youtube Gaming and Microsoft’s Mixer.  This is huge news for both eSports fans and competitors as it can sometimes be confusing as where gaming competitions are being streamed. With the Twitch/Blizzard...

Overwatch Lunar Colony Map and Character Changes Now in Testing

By : Ryan Cox | Thu, Jun 1, 2017

Blizzard’s Overwatch development team recently launched the Overwatch Anniversary event, which introduced new cosmetic loot box items, new features, and three new Arcade maps. Just recently, the Overwatch team has unveiled the newest upcoming addition to the popular shooter. The newest addition to the game is Lunar Colony, an Assault map set...

New Maps Coming To Overwatch

By : James Glaze | Thu, May 18, 2017

Blizzard is set to release 3 new Overwatch Arena Maps during the upcoming Anniversary event which starts Tuesday May 23rd and will conclude June 12th.  It was speculated that a new map would be tied to the event, yet nothing had been confirmed until today.  Check out the teaser below. Here's a sneak peek at three new ARENA MAPS coming soon to...