Tag "Overwatch"

Overwatch players, it’s gonna be pretty hard to hate Bastion after you watch this short

Bastion is one of the most-hated characters in Overwatch – or at least he was at launch, before people learned how to counter him and his annoying turret form. After watching this new animated short though, I don’t think I

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Celebrate International Cat Day with the Cat Cosplay master

 This feature first appeared in GamesMaster magazine. It’s almost unfair how much attention dogs got in games last year. D-Dog, Dogmeat and now we’ve got this year’s Home Free to look forward to. It’s time to level the pegging somewhat.

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Overwatch’s first-ever seasonal event adds the Rocket League-like Lucioball mode

You can basically play Rocket League in Overwatch right now; the multiplayer sensation of summer 2016 has taken liberal inspiration from the multiplayer sensation of summer 2015 for its latest limited-time Brawl. Lucioball takes place in a new speed-boost and

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Overwatch cheaters get banned and their reactions are so salty, yet so sweet

Blizzard has been very clear on cheating in Overwatch: don’t. You’ll get banned, even if it’s your first offense. Some players, however, either didn’t get the memo or decided to tempt fate and cheat anyway. Many of those such players

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Watch Overwatch’s first new character shoot her teammates with healing bullets

Overwatch’s first new hero has been revealed: meet Ana Amari, a sniper who can heal allies from a distance, weaken targets, and put her foes to sleep. Like literally put them to sleep, with a dart gun – but she

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Overwatch is teasing its first new hero, here’s what you need to know

I’m still trying to learn how to play D.Va, but Blizzard is already gearing up for Overwatch’s first post-release hero. The developer Tweeted out a “confidential” internal memo showing a new kind of sniper rifle that can be used to

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Forget new heroes, Overwatch just added special effects for playing basketball

There are a few things you can do while you’re waiting for the pre-match counter to tick down in Overwatch, and one of them is go for a three-pointer. While punching the basketball through the hoop in the airship spawn

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Console Overwatch players, you’re about to hate Torbjorn’s turrets 30% less

If you opted for the PS4 or Xbox One version of Overwatch, I hope you’re not a Torbjorn player. The diminutive Defense hero is getting a big nerf sometime next month, according to game director Jeff Kaplan. “In an upcoming

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Overwatch dropping the avoid player option after it ‘wreaks havoc’ on matchmaking

You might notice a certain option missing from your next match of Overwatch. Game director Jeff Kaplan explained this week that an upcoming “silent patch” will remove the game’s Avoid feature, which lets you, well, avoid other players. The system

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Check out Overwatch’s golden guns, coming in Competitive Mode

Whether you unlock them by show of skill or microtransaction, golden guns have become a staple of online shooters. Blizzard has decided on the former option for Overwatch: the only way to get special golden guns for all your favorite

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