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Overwatch 2 is re-running past content for all three weeks of its first birthday events

Can you believe it's already been almost a year since Blizzard pushed Overwatch 2 out the door without the key thing that set it...
Yeah, bye.

Overwatch 2 promises regional rollout of moderation features, naming crackdowns, and text chat tweaks

The Defense Matrix posts out of Overwatch 2 are primarily focused on " the cheating, disruptive chat, and griefing issues that negatively impact many...
That's silly. You're silly.

Overwatch 2 outlines quality-of-life features and adjustments for competitive players

Now that Overwatch 2 has arguably thrown the PvE monkey off of its back, the devs behind the shooter can get back to focusing...

Overwatch 2 kicks off its single-player Hero Mastery mode with a limited-time event

After a not-at-all-great August, during which Overwatch 2 came out on Steam and was crushed by player reviews and negative publicity, Blizzard is hoping...
Everybody dies.

WoW Factor: So what is Mike Ybarra teasing for the future of World of Warcraft?

As we are all waiting for Twitter to finish imploding under its current ownership (because nothing is more fun than rich idiots buying things...

Overwatch 2 hopes to ‘move forward’ after Steam review-bombing and Invasion update

It's likely been challenging to be Overwatch 2 director Aaron Keller: The hero shooter is still being absolutely browbeaten on Steam, with negative player...

The Daily Grind: Should World of Warcraft come to Steam?

Yesterday, several members of the MOP staff were chatting about Overwatch 2's icy reception over on Steam. "This is a lot of leftovers and a...

Overwatch 2 is (still) getting absolutely pummeled on Steam

There's an old adage that goes, "All publicity is good publicity." It's not an infallible statement, though, because we can't imagine that any company...

Not So Massively: Despite everything, Overwatch 2’s story missions deliver an epic experience

After a long wait, a tortured development, a great deal of cutting back on features, and endless controversy, the PvE update for Overwatch 2...

Overwatch 2’s Invasion PvE makes both devs and players regret what could’ve been

Normally, the release of a hefty amount of content would be a cause for celebration and unannounced days off work. But when it comes...
Oh, yeah, things are going super, we lied.

Overwatch 2: Invasion gets a trailer ahead of its release on Thursday

We don't really need to recount the whole saga of how badly Overwatch 2 has bungled things with its PvE content because we've been...

Overwatch 2 enlists John Cena to hawk August’s PvE story missions – and the associated bundle purchase

It would appear as if Overwatch 2 is going to some lengths to promote August 10th's Invasion update. Blizzard decided to introduce a hacker...
You are a good game, we're all really impressed.

Overwatch 2 releases a Sojourn short and explains plans for hero balance in the next season

It's finally happened! Overwatch 2 has put its story inside the game! By which we mean that the latest cinematic short for Sojourn is...

Trion Worlds’ Scott Hartsman ruminates on the tricky business of MMO sequels

As the former lead of EverQuest II, SOE and Trion Worlds' Scott Hartsman knows a thing or two about working on an MMO sequel....
Get back.

Wow Factor: The future of Blizzard is bleak

So yesterday our Massively Overthinking roundtable asked everyone to sound off on the future of Blizzard because... well, the studio had a plan to...

Massively Overthinking: What’s Blizzard’s next move?

Gamers and pundits talked a big talk about Blizzard's prospects over the last few years. Don't worry about the weak revenues and plunging MAUs,...
The stars are over Dun Morogh.

WoW Factor: Overwatch 2’s failure offers a lesson for World of Warcraft

The weird thing about my current position is that for the first time in at least a little while, there isn't a new disaster...
Yay, a thing we didn't want.

Activision Blizzard is laying off workers in its esports division amidst future uncertainty regarding Overwatch League

Amidst all the other signs of robust health that you can see written across the state of Overwatch 2, you can add the Overwatch...
Oh, yeah, things are going super, we lied.

Overwatch 2 arrives on Steam on August 10

So things are all going just super for Overwatch 2, as alluded to within the most recent Activision-Blizzard earnings report. So how do you...

Activision-Blizzard Q2 2023: Diablo IV doubled Blizzard’s revenues as MAUs continue decline

Activision-Blizzard has once again released its Q2 financials early as of this morning, but given the fact that this week was meant to be...