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Overwatch Beta End Date Set for April 25th

However, it looks like Blizzard is almost done taking community feedback about the game, announcing that the Overwatch closed beta end date is set for April 25th.“The Overwatch Closed Beta has reached its final checkpoint. read more

Overwatch closed beta closing next week - Latest dev update

Blizzard is getting close to a full Overwatch release and they will shortly be closing down the closed beta.The closed beta will shut down on 25 April ahead of the open beta which will launch on 5 may and run until 9 May. read more

Overwatch closes its beta doors next week

As such, Blizzard is thanking the thousands of players who have helped them shape Overwatch into the game it is today, and closing the beta next week.Our sincerest thanks to all of our Closed Beta testers and everyone in the Overwatch community for participating in this critical part of the game’s development process. read more

Dial M for MOBA: Why battle arenas are replacing MMOs

Move over WoW - there's a new three letter word on the throne, and it isn't "kek".Why play "pretty close to WoW" when I could just spend my years in WoW? read more

Tracer blinks her way into the Nexus in this cute teaser trailer

The best of all the bonus content, however, is free access to Tracer in Heroes of the Storm.Like a child in a toy store, Tracer quickly zips around the Nexus, interacting with multiple characters (and encountering a few awkward situations on the way). read more

Preparing for PAX East 2016

Tomorrow is the big day;  PAX East 2016 is FINALLY here!If this is your first PAX, you'll probably want to get into everything and be everywhere at once. read more

PAX Guide: Preparing for PAX East 2016

Tomorrow is the big day;  PAX East 2016 is FINALLY here!If this is your first PAX, you'll probably want to get into everything and be everywhere at once. read more

Overwatch digital comic centered on McCree released

Now comes a new digital comic centered on the character McCree.The 10-page comic, titled Train Hopper, finds McCree on a train battling armored thugs over a valuable item. read more

McCree takes the spotlight in the first Overwatch comic "Train Hopper"

The ex-outlaw turned Blackwatch hero, Mcree, just claimed his spot in the spotlight in Overwatch's very first superhero-style comic.In it, McCree dispenses true Western-inspired justice, and where better to do it than atop a train speeding around at 640 km/h (that's 397. read more

Heroes of the Storm beginner's guide to Tracer: The Agent of Overwatch

This is my go-to build for Tracer, but in Heroes of the Storm nothing is meant to be near useless, since Tracer's low health pool doesn't really benefit from an increase in healing done by consumables. read more

Overwatch Ford S650 Supertruck Hits A Car At PAX East

Of all the people to stumble upon an Overwatch car accident.Randy Pitchford was exiting the main theater of the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, having just finished showing off his studio’s competitive online multiplayer game, Battleborn. read more

Run it Overwatch - Blizzard's promo truck crashes into car

Yesterday around 7PM Blizzard’s promotional Overwatch attendee transport ‘monster truck’ was involved in an accident with a civilian vehicle.“Just left PAX East and out full house Main Theater show to see a monster truck branded with competitive game run over a civilian car. read more

Overwatch Sales Top Seven Million - 'One of the Most Successful Global Game Launches of All Time'

Now we know just how big that anticipation was with Blizzard announcing that Overwatch sales have already topped seven million, making it “one of the most successful global game launches of all time”.” On top of the sales Blizzard gave us a few more stats that show just how big Overwatch has become. read more

Overwatch Blog Spotlight Focuses on Next Possible Hero

In a blog post we got some details on new Overwatch character we have not heard of yet.No, it is not Doomfist, but it is Efi Oladele, an eleven year old robotics expert in Numbani. read more

Overwatch on Nintendo Switch Sounding Unlikely

There are plenty of Nintendo Switch owners who would probably like to see Blizzard’s popular shooter Overwatch hit the console, but despite recent efforts and open-mindedness about exploring new consoles it’s not sounding likely.A recent interview with Overwatch Director Jeff Kaplan explains multiple reasons that the game probably won’t be coming to the Nintendo Switch. read more

Overwatch Uprising Event Starts Today; Brings New PvE Mode, Skins & More

The cat was let out of the bag early thanks to several leaks, but today Blizzard has officially announced Overwatch’s Uprising seasonal event.The event officially kicks off today and will run until May 1st across all supported platforms, which brings some interesting new content to the game. read more

Overwatch Uprising Event Has Begun, Lasts Until May 1st

For Overwatch players wanting to get a better look at he backstory behind Overwatch this is it.Playing this limited time event will allow players to earn Uprising Loot Boxes. read more

Heroes of the Storm Is Adding Overwatch's Genji Alongside Hanamura Map

Following up on the addition of Tracer, Lucio, and Zarya over the last year, Heroes of the Storm is now adding the cybernetic ninja Genji into the mix.Primary AbilitiesShuriken: Throw 3 Shuriken in a spread pattern, each dealing 65 damage to the first enemy hit. read more