Official Site: Overwatch
Studio: Blizzard Entertainment
Launch Date: May 24, 2016
Genre: Team-Based OFPS
Business Model: B2P
Platform: PC, Xbox One, PS4

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Former Overwatch 2 devs express concerns that future story missions won’t see the light of day

The PvE offerings out of Overwatch 2 haven't been what one might call impressive: The shooter put out John Cena-endorsed story missions in August,...

The MOP Up: Monster Hunter World sells a monster 25M copies

Capcom's Monster Hunter World is a force of nature unto itself, with the boss-slaying game topping 25 million units sold and setting a record...

Overwatch 2’s latest patch quietly added a new PvE co-op mode alongside those flashy Cowboy Bebop skins

Overwatch 2, you're being all sorts of surprising these days. First of all, we get this lovely gift of a PvE co-op game mode...
Super awesome.

Overwatch 2 provides another trailer for its Cowboy Bebop cross-promotion

It's not immediately clear that we needed a second trailer for the Overwatch 2 cross-promotion with Cowboy Bebop. It's five skins, four of which...

The MOP Up: Myth of Empires pumps out even more servers

The freshly released Myth of Empires rolled out yet another batch of New Era servers this past weekend with realms in Oceania, Asia, Europe,...

Overwatch 2 previews a new legendary crossover skin mashing up D. Va and… Porsche

Sure, Overwatch 2 may not contain the extensive PvE content that was ostensibly the entire reason for the sequel... or a lot of the...

Overwatch 2 is collaborating with Cowboy Bebop on March 12

There are times when crossover events just seem like a bad idea at first glance. Not because of world inconsistencies, but... well, Overwatch 2...
I do crimes.

Overwatch 2 heralds more competitive players in Season 9, promises further PvP-focused improvements

The current competitive season of Overwatch 2 has apparently been well received according to the latest missive from game director Aaron Keller, who writes...

Overwatch 2 makes a series of character tuning updates for its latest season

With Overwatch 2 now into its hero-changing ninth season, the devs of the PvP shooter have begun the process of tuning character balance in...

Overwatch 2’s ninth season adds co-op mission and makes sweeping changes to heroes

You are the champions of the world... of Overwatch 2. That's the message that Blizzard is sending out as Season 9: Champions kicks into effect....

Overwatch 2 previews Season 9 updates to competitive play and characters

Overwatch 2 has already painted a broad picture of the changes to competitive play due for the shooter's Season 9, but now director Aaron...
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Former Overwatch 2 lead vfx artist calls out Blizzard for deceptive promotion and pay behavior

Workers and former workers at the various substudios at Activision-Blizzard have been calling it out as an unpleasant workplace for a while now since...
I mean, perhaps you should, but...

Overwatch 2’s Season 9 calls to Champions next week

The ninth season of Overwatch 2 is ticking down to launch next week on February 13th with an array of "eldritch horrors" waiting on...

What we knew about Blizzard’s now-dead survival game, Odyssey

The history of Blizzard's game development includes a graveyard full of titles that never made it to launch, including the likes of Starcraft Ghost,...

Blizzard revives Overwatch 2 esports with the newly announced Overwatch Champions Series

Remember back before Christmas when it became clear that Overwatch League, the bajillion-dollar esports league that embroiled global investors and players and then was...
Popcorn appropriately.

Overwatch 2 admits talking about self-healing early was ‘a mistake’ and promises further clarity soon

Overwatch 2 director Aaron Keller sent the shooter's community into a bit of a wobble earlier in the week when he discussed several gameplay...

Overwatch 2 considers adding party frames, tank and DPS passive self-heals, and spawn changes in Season 9

Overwatch 2 director Aaron Keller is apparently looking to shake things up significantly in Season 9 if his latest dev blog is any indication,...

Overwatch 2 temporarily removes Illari from competitive play after a bug gave her infinite ammo

As much fun as infinite ammo in Overwatch 2 probably sounds, it would very likely upset some of the sweatier competitive players of the...

Massively Overthinking: Hopes and fears for MMOs in 2024

For our first Massively Overthinking of the year, we're drawing a hard line between what we think will happen, what we mean to make...

Following Bobby Kotick’s exit, former ABK devs call out his toxic management and Overwatch 2 sabotage

Now that Bobby Kotick has floated away from Activision-Blizzard on a doubtlessly diamond-encrusted platinum parachute, some former developers at Blizzard are feeling confident enough...