Tag Archives: Overwatch

The Overwatch Archives Event Launches Today, But What’s New?

Yesterday, the new Overwatch Archives event was revealed. It was safe to assume that previous Archive PVE modes were returning, but there were hardly any details surrounding the new content. Well, don’t worry, we’ve got the deets. Now that the Archives event is launching today, here’s everything you need to …

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Overwatch Adds Xbox Series X Optimization

Fans of Overwatch have been starving for new information regarding Overwatch 2 ever since its announcement in 2019. While we did receive some new info last month during Blizzard’s virtual BlizzCon, fans are still clamoring for more updates to Overwatch 1 while they wait for the sequel to launch. We’re …

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The Overwatch Pachimarchi Challenge Is Now Live

Overwatch’s Pachimarchi Challenge goes live today! Blizzard teased the first-ever event yesterday and it puts the game’s adorable, tentacled mascot front and center. The event runs until March 22 and offers new cosmetics and other rewards. For those players who somehow haven’t noticed, Pachimari is the onion-meets-octopus mascot plastered all …

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Something Strange Is Happening In Overwatch Tomorrow

Overwatch’s beloved smiling onion character, Pachimari, will be featured in a new challenge that kicks off on March 9 and runs until March 22. Dubbed the Pachimarchi, players will be invited to…well…we have no idea. All we know is there’s a chance for Pachimari rain. A short teaser video that …

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Overwatch 2 And Diablo IV Are Not Expected To Launch This Year

With BlizzConline (the online version of BlizzCon) coming in just a few weeks, players might be anticipating release timelines for a few of Blizzard’s upcoming titles like Overwatch 2 or Diablo IV. In an earnings call today, information was relayed that may not be altogether surprising, but might still disappoint …

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Overwatch Lunar New Year Event Begins Thursday

Fans are waiting with bated breath for any inkling of Overwatch 2 news (and they might not have to wait much longer with BlizzCon Online happening this month), but in the meantime, the Overwatch in-game event calendar presses on. Just a week removed from the Kanezaka challenge centered on Hanzo, …

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Ranking The Overwatch Halloween Skins

It’s that time of year again. We’ve reached October, which means Overwatch’s Halloween celebration is in full swing. The Terror event, which just went live today, has its share of special treats, such as the wave-based horde mode Junkenstein’s Revenge, alongside new Halloween-themed skins, emotes, and voice lines. Every year, …

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Overwatch Will Be Free On Nintendo Switch Online For A Limited Time

Overwatch has found a lot of success since its release. Bolstered by addictive gameplay and a successful Esports scene, Overwatch has become of the most recognizable competitive FPS titles in the industry. And starting on October 13, Nintendo Switch Online members will be able to download the game for free for a limited time.  The game …

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Overwatch Will Be Free On Nintendo Switch For A Limited Time

Overwatch has found a lot of success since its release. Bolstered by addictive gameplay and a successful Esports scene, Overwatch has become of the most recognizable competitive FPS titles in the industry. And starting on October 13, Nintendo Switch Online members will be able to download the game for free for a limited time.  The game …

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New Overwatch Zarya Alien Skin Celebrates Sinatraa

Whoa! Zarya has a new look, you could call it downright alien! Because it is. It’s an alien skin. Designed by 2019 MVP Jay “Sinatraa” Won with the Overwatch dev team, the new skin is available until June 30. (Credit: Robert Paul for Blizzard Entertainment) While Sinatraa may be best …

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Overwatch Removing Hero Pools From Competitive Play

Blizzard has announced that Overwatch’s Hero Pools, a mechanic that temporarily bans certain heroes from being used in select modes, are being removed from Competitive Play. Originally implemented to prevent stagnation of the metas and encourage unique match-ups, Blizzard now says that the new Experimental Card, as well as increased hero …

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Echo Strategies From An Overwatch League Pro

Echo is the newest hero in Overwatch, and she changes things up significantly. Her flight capabilities and sticky bombs can create chaos for the other team when used correctly. To figure out how do best use Echo, I talked to pro player Danteh, who runs DPS for Overwatch League’s Houston …

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