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's Summer Games will come sooner, hero 31 a bit late
In the latest Overwatch developer update, Blizzard's Jeff Kaplan has shed some light on the game's upcoming schedule and their anti-cheat efforts. So, Summer Games will come earlier than before, while the hero 31 will be a bit delayed.
Overwatch League will start forcing a team comp to squash GOATS
Blizzard are seemingly desperate to get rid of the GOATS composition from Overwatch League since they might enforce a 2-2-2 role split. This would put an end to the tank-and-support heavy dive composition that balance couldn't get rid of.
Blizzard's former CEO discusses Overwatch and Diablo Immortal
Back when Blizzard's former CEO and co-founder Mike Morhaime departed the company he helped build, he was in his 28th year at the helm. Morhaime recently discussed his tenure in great detail, including the projects that were cancelled.
Baptiste's new skin will be earnable in-game, like Bastet Ana
Blizzard recently released a short story for Baptiste that was coupled with two screenshots of what seemed to be a new skin for the combat medic. Now it appears that unlocking the skins will be tied to victories rather than loot boxes.
Overwatch 2 and Diablo 4 reportedly in development by Blizzard
Blizzard are reportedly working on a sequel to Overwatch and a brand new Diablo game that may not require a smartphone. The news came on the wings of a different information - that the studio cancelled a StarCraft FPS game once again.
Overwatch gets a Super Smash Bros. mode thanks to Workshop
Blizzard hit the nail on the head when they decided to release Workshop for Overwatch as it is proving to be a source of endless creativity and fun. One of the latest exploits of the creators is Smashwatch, a mashup with Super Smash Bros.
Overwatch PTR says McCree will get buffed and D.Va nerfed
D.Va is about to get hit with the nerf hammer as her Defence Matrix gets lower range while McCree should flourish with the next Overwatch update. Meanwhile, Baptiste enjoyed a buff as well, suggesting Blizzard like bunker compositions now.
Blizzard give out a small update on Overwatch clan system
Overwatch clans have been teased at the end of 2018 but Blizzard went radio silent since then. The newest info on the clan system actually comes from Blizzard's Korean Overwatch community manager, Naeri and indirectly from Jeff Kaplan.
Blizzard announce Overwatch Anniversary 2019 event starting date
Blizzard folks have announced that Overwatch Anniversary is kicking off on Tuesday, 21 May 2019. It will last until 10 June 2019 and there will be a free week included from get-go with a high chance of a 50 per cent game discount.
Flappy Pharah is Overwatch Workshop's version of Flappy Bird
Flappy Bird is probably not the minigame anyone had in mind when mentioning Overwatch but the recent addition of Workshop allowed exactly that. The custom game is named Flappy Pharah and it stays in the spirit of its original inspiration.