Blizzard agrees Overwatch 2 map pools suck, so it’s scrapping them (for now)

What you need to know Overwatch 2 Game Director Aaron Keller has announced in a new blog post that the game’s map pools will be removed in Season 4 (expected to go live in April 2023). While map pools were intended to promote “seasonal identity” and make each season feel fresh, players have criticized them […]

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Overwatch 2 is bringing Overwatch Credits back, but there are strings attached

What you need to know Overwatch 2 Season 3 is bringing Legacy Credits back, returning their original Overwatch Credits name and making them earnable by progressing through seasonal Battle Passes. The price of legacy Legendary skins is also being reduced to 1,500 Overwatch Credits (or Coins), and legacy event skins will be purchasable year-round. However, […]

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Overwatch 2 is bringing Legacy Credits back, but there are strings attached

What you need to know Overwatch 2 Season 3 is bringing Legacy Credits back, returning their original Overwatch Credits name and making them earnable by progressing through seasonal Battle Passes. The price of legacy Legendary skins is also being reduced to 1,500 Overwatch Credits (or Coins), and legacy event skins will be purchasable year-round. However, […]

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Overwatch 2 dev update teases improvements for ranked competitive play, progression, and more

What you need to know Overwatch 2 developer Blizzard has published a developer update post that gives fans a look at improvements coming in Season 3 and beyond. Blizzard is planning to improve the ranked competitive system with more clarity, and is also making a change to make Overwatch 2 feel more rewarding to play. […]

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New Overwatch 2 patch nerfs Roadhog’s hook one-shot combo into the ground

What you need to know A new Overwatch 2 patch has gone live, nerfing Roadhog, Orisa, Kiriko, and Sojourn. The biggest change is the death of Roadhog’s infamous Chain Hook and Scrap Gun one-shot combo, as Blizzard has reduced the Chain Hook’s pull distance and the damage of both the hook and the Scrap Gun […]

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Diablo, Overwatch 2, WoW : les joueurs chinois privés de jeux Blizzard, voici ce qu’il s’est passé

Blizzard et NetEase ont cessé leur partenariat en Chine. Cela signifie que les joueurs de l’Empire du Milieu n’ont plus accès à World of Warcraft, aux Diablo ni à Overwatch 2. Les deux studios n’ont pu trouver d’accord pour continuer leur collaboration. Warcraft Les fans chinois de World of Warcraft, des jeux Diablo ou d’Overwatch […]

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All Overwatch 2 heroes: Season 2 tier list, characters, abilities, tips, and tricks

Update 1/9/23: This list has been updated with Overwatch 2’s latest hero, Ramattra, as well as a fresh Season 2 tier list put together following the recent mid-season balancing patch. Overwatch 2 is a character-based shooter with predefined team roles. Having a good group synergy is often crucial, and knowing how to perform your role […]

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Overwatch 2’s Battle for Olympus event is the worst in the game’s history

Recently, Overwatch 2’s Battle for Olympus limited time event went live, offering players the chance to play an alternative free-for-all deathmatch mode of the same name. Rooted in the Greek mythology theme of Season 2, the Battle for Olympus sees eight players go head-to-head using seven heroes (Ramattra, Roadhog, Reinhardt, Junker Queen, Pharah, Widowmaker, and […]

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Get Overwatch Coins for free with Microsoft Rewards, here’s how

Ever since Overwatch 2 launched back in October, its players have been very critical of the game’s frustrating free-to-play progression systems. While it’s possible to earn the Overwatch Coins that fans need in order to purchase things like the Battle Pass or cosmetics in the microtransaction shop, players are capped a paltry 60 Overwatch Coins […]

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Overwatch 2: Tragically, Ramattra’s coolest ability is also his worst

Ever since Blizzard first showed off gameplay footage of Overwatch 2’s latest tank hero, Ramattra, the ability he has that I was the most excited to get my hands on was Ravenous Vortex. When using it, the omnic juggernaut hurls an explosive clump of nano particles that bursts into a spiraling violet field. This field […]

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Overwatch 2 Season 2: Everything new, Battle Pass, Ramattra, events, and more

One of the biggest things that separates Overwatch 2 from the original Overwatch experience is that Blizzard has committed to supporting it with consistent seasonal updates. Every nine weeks, players can expect a fresh wave of content that includes new heroes, maps, or game modes, as well as a brand new Battle Pass to progress […]

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Overwatch 2 Ramattra hero guide: Gameplay abilities, tips, and how to unlock

The launch of Overwatch 2 has revamped Blizzard’s hero shooter with a brand new seasonal content release schedule, promising fans a new hero, map, or game mode at the start of each of the game’s nine-week long seasons. During the 2022 Grand Finals of the Overwatch League, the developer officially revealed the latest character that […]

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Overwatch 2: All hero changes and character reworks

Update 12/6/2022: This list has been updated with the changes made with the arrival of Overwatch 2 Season 2. As developer Blizzard Entertainment transitions Overwatch into the Overwatch 2 era, fans can expect several large balance changes for each of the game’s heroes. As Overwatch 2 brings Overwatch PvP to a 5v5 format with one […]

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Overwatch 2 Season 2 is live today, here are the patch notes

What you need to know Overwatch 2’s Season 2 update goes live today, bringing new content, a new Battle Pass, and more to Blizzard’s popular hero shooter. Notably, the update also includes several significant balance changes. The most significant tweaks from the patch notes are buffs to Doomfist and nerfs to Sojourn, although changes for […]

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Overwatch 2 is making it easier to unlock the Ramattra hero in Season 2

What you need to know Overwatch 2 Game Director Aaron Keller has announced on Twitter that the game’s newest hero, Ramattra, will be easier to unlock for free-to-play players than Kiriko was in Season 1. Specifically, he will be available from Tier 45 of the Overwatch 2 Season 2 Battle Pass, as opposed to the […]

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Overwatch 2 Season 2: Release date, Battle Pass, new hero and map, and everything we know

One of the biggest things that separates Overwatch 2 from the original Overwatch experience is that Blizzard has committed to supporting it with consistent seasonal updates. Every nine weeks, players can expect a fresh wave of content that includes new heroes, maps, or game modes, as well as a brand new Battle Pass to progress […]

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All Overwatch 2 heroes: Tier list, characters, abilities, tips, and tricks

Update 11/21/22: This list has been updated with everything we know about the next new hero coming to the game: Ramattra. Overwatch 2 is a character-based shooter with predefined team roles. Having a good group synergy is often crucial, and knowing how to perform your role correctly is key to victory. Like many Blizzard games, […]

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World of Warcraft, Overwatch, and more Blizzard games will stop working in China in January

In a rather shocking turn of events, Blizzard has announced that come January 23, 2023, most of its games will stop working in China. This is a consequence of the company not renewing its 14-year-old licensing agreement for the Chinese market with NetEase, the second-largest gaming company in that country. Games such as World of […]

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Overwatch 2 Season 2 to offer free skins in upcoming events, Sojourn nerf teased

What you need to know Overwatch 2 Executive Producer Jared Neuss recently published a blog post that confirms developer Blizzard is planning on improving the game’s progression and rewards. Starting in Season 2, Blizzard is offering a free earnable skin in each upcoming event. It’s also committed to continuing Twitch Drops.  In the far future, […]

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Blizzard games like Overwatch and World of Warcraft are being pulled from China

What you need to know Activision Blizzard and NetEase have announced that their years-long agreement to release and publish games in China is not being renewed. As a result, Blizzard Entertainment games are being entirely pulled from mainland China in January 2023. Affected games include World of Warcraft, Diablo 3, Overwatch 1 and 2, Heroes […]

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