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 hotfixing will no longer require a client restart
Blizzard recently released another patch for Overwatch but it didn't introduce any drastic balance changes or any new content. It focused on bug fixing but what many will find more important is that hotfixes no longer require a restart.
Overwatch GOATS meta eradicated but gets a farewell song
GOATS meta has finally come to an end. Blizzard tried to kick it out through a bazillion balance changes but didn't manage until role locks. Overwatch will finally see more variation now but some fans are sending GOATS off with a song.
Overwatch generates over $1 billion from in-game purchases
Blizzard's hero shooter Overwatch has generated over $1 billion from in-game purchases alone according to the latest report from Superdata. Overwatch is the 64th game on either console, PC or mobile to generate that amount of money.
Overwatch's hero Sigma is a barrier tank that excels in chokes
Jeff from the Overwatch team has delivered another developer update, this time delving into the abilities of the game's new character Sigma. So, Siebren de Kuiper, a.k.a. Sigma, is a barrier tank that should be great for clearing chokes.
Blizzard unveil Overwatch hero Sigma as eccentric astrophysicist
There's been plenty of speculation since Jeff from the Overwatch team announced that Hero 31 will arrive a bit later than usual, but Blizzard have now rolled out a trailer, which is likely the darkest origin story of all Overwatch's heroes.
Sigma is Overwatch's 31st hero, almost confirmed by Jeff Kaplan
Overwatch World Cup's Mexican Twitter account apparently posted a screenshot that revealed a new hero named Sigma but quickly pulled the picture. Jeff Kaplan later almost spilt the beans and clumsily tried to deny knowledge of Sigma.
Overwatch's next balance patch to throw Brigitte into trash tier
Blizzard updated Overwatch's test server (PTR) with the newest set of balance changes along with the forced 2-2-2 role lock. The highlight is probably another series of nerfs to Brigitte who will be a bottom feeder with no survivability.
Overwatch getting Role Queue so as to lock team configurations
Overwatch team's Jeff Kaplan has recently said we have a few more Overwatch developer updates coming and he didn't lie as the latest one focuses on Role Queue, a new feature that should help players achieve better team compositions.
Blizzard working on shutting Overwatch games with hackers down
Jeff from the Overwatch team introduced players to the upcoming changes, some of which are already on PTR. One of the changes are the new anti-cheating measures that will shut down matches where cheaters are detected, preventing SR loss.
Shanghai Dragons win Overwatch League's Stage 3 playoffs
Overwatch League's team Shanghai Dragons hasn't exactly become famous for winning streaks, even though their Season 1 'record' of 0-40 is still a record, but their fortunes have turned immensely as they now won OWL Stage 3 playoffs.