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.
Baptiste's release date in Overwatch may be later than you expect
Blizzard have revealed that the latest hero to join Overwatch roster will be released on 19 March 2019 which is a bit later than 14 March 2019 that some players expected as Thursday is usually when Jeff from Overwatch team releases updates.
Next Overwatch patch to nerf dive comps & armour, buff Doomfist
Blizzard are looking to turn Overwatch's meta on its head by nerfing heroes that are crucial to dive comps and by the extent to GOATS. On the other hand, some heroes such as Doomfist, Junkrat, Mei and Hanzo are getting buffs. Yikes.
Overwatch's new support hero Baptiste lands on Public Test Realm
Blizzard don't seem to be interested in prolonging the introduction of Overwatch's new support hero Baptiste as their trailer was quickly followed up by his debut on the Public Test Realm. So, what sort of hero are we looking at here?
Blizzard officially reveal Baptiste, Overwatch's new combat medic
Baptiste is the name of Overwatch's new combat medic that is joining the hero roster in the upcoming weeks. In his origin story video, Baptiste can be seen with medical canisters while he talks about a choice between bandages and bullets.
Shanghai Dragons have finally won a game in Overwatch League
Shanghai Dragons have finally managed to win a game in Overwatch League after a staggering record of consecutive 42 losses, with no wins ever since the league started. This sets them up for a not-so-bad score of 1:2 in the current season.
Activision Blizzard teasing new Overwatch character, hero 30
Activision Blizzard have started teasing what appears to be Overwatch's hero 30. It's a classified report by captain D. Cuerva, whose mission is to capture one Jean-Baptiste Augustin, a medic that's a better shot than any Cuerva trained.
Paris, Overwatch's new assault map is now live, piano included
Having been added to the Public Test Realm some twenty days ago, Blizzard decided it's been enough stewing for Overwatch's new assault map Paris. The update also brings a significant change in prioritisation of shields, armour and health.
People are already playing meme songs on Overwatch's pianos
Blizzard have barely managed to put the new map, Paris, into Overwatch's PTR server and people are already coming out of the woodwork with their creativity. They saw the usable piano and are now playing meme and regular popular songs.
Overwatch gets new map called Paris out of the blue
Unlike the last map, Busan, which you may recall arrived with a trailer and all, Overwatch's new map, Paris, has arrived in a much quieter fashion. Again unlike Busan, we're talking about an assault map and it's currently live on the PTR.
Blizzard slashes Overwatch price in half, permanently this time
Blizzard have reduced Overwatch price in half, which brought hope for some fans that the player base could be rejuvenated, but the majority is fearing the consequences this might bring. Namely, they are warning other players about smurfs.