About the game
Overwatch is an online team-based shooter that features intense 6v6 battles between a cast of over thirty unique characters called "heroes". Each hero brings something different to the game thanks to a unique skill set.
Overwatch Havana escort map is now available on live servers
Overwatch Archives 2019 has concluded and players were eager to see how the Storm Rising PvE map would transition to a PvP mode. They can now do so as the new map, Havana, is available for all queues except for Competitive, as per usual.
Blizzard are adding Workshop to Overwatch custom modes soon
Blizzard have announced they will be adding an Overwatch feature called Workshop that will let players get creative by making new game modes and even heroes apparently. It will be useful for both new users and script-savvy people.
Overwatch Storm Rising's Havana map coming permanently
Overwatch will get a new escort map, Havana, once the Storm Rising Archives event concludes. It is currently being used for the PvE co-op mission to catch Maximilien but will be a fully fledged PvP map, with payload and the whole shebang.
Blizzard may be teasing a new Overwatch hero via Storm Rising
Overwatch fans have been expecting Echo to pop up as a hero ever since her appearance on the Reunion Overwatch short but it seems like this will not be the case. The new hero might actually be an omnic, briefly shown in Storm Rising.
Blizzard release Overwatch Storm Rising trailer as event launches
Blizzard have released a more detailed trailer for Overwatch Storm Rising co-operative mission that will be a part of the Archives 2019 event, showing Tracer, Genji, Winston and Mercy in hot pursuit of Maximilien, Doomfist's accountant.
Blizzard reveal the first three Overwatch Archives 2019 skins
Blizzard have revealed the first three new skins coming to Overwatch with Archives 2019, known as Rising Storm. Moira, Junkrat and Baptiste are the recipients but six more skins that are yet to be revealed with just three days left.
Overwatch Archives 2019 event start date announced by Blizzard
Overwatch Archives 2019 event will be called Storm Rising, will unfold in Havana, Cuba and it will kick off on Tuesday, 16 April 2019. It will once again reveal a bit of the organisation's history, through the eyes of a few team members.
Overwatch Archives 2019 might go to Havana apparently
Blizzard are teasing something new for Overwatch via the fictional Havana Sun newspaper and given the fact that the next Archives event should be coming along soon, it is possible Don Rumbotico or the Havana Sea Fort will be the venue.
Overwatch's endorsement system cuts toxicity by 40 per cent
Blizzard's endorsement feature that was introduced last summer has cut disruptive behaviour and toxicity in Overwatch by 40 per cent the publisher claim. Blizzard say that the idea was to reward good behaviour rather than punishing bad.
Latest Overwatch update buffs mobility and nerfs armour further
Baptiste is going to be added in Blizzard's update for Overwatch on 19 March 2019 and a pile of heroes with mobility and armour will get a balance pass. Mobility is mostly buffed, while armour is nerfed against beam weapons and DoTs.