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Overwatch 2 will replace the original Overwatch

As the Overwatch 2 release date of October 4th nears, Blizzard revealed that upon release, Overwatch 2 will overwrite the original Overwatch,...

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Everything we know about Overwatch 2

During a pretaped reveal event, Blizzard revealed a substantial amount of information regarding its plans for Overwatch 2 and what to expect when the...

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Overwatch 2 will get rid of loot boxes

During the Overwatch 2 reveal event, Blizzard stated that the controversial method by which to earn in-game items will be removed in favor of battle...

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Overwatch 2: all the news about the sequel to Blizzard’s hit hero shooter

Overwatch 2, the sequel to Activision Blizzard’s hit hero shooter Overwatch, is finally launching in October. You can find our coverage of the big...

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Overwatch 2’s next beta kicks off at the end of June, and it’s coming to PlayStation and Xbox

Blizzard is hosting another Overwatch 2 beta that begins on June 28th. The beta will be available on Xbox, PlayStation, and PC. The company will...

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Overwatch 2 will be free to play and has an early access release date

The player-versus-player portion of Overwatch 2 will be launching "in early access" on October 4th, Activision Blizzard announced at the...

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Paris’ Overwatch and Call of Duty teams are moving to Las Vegas

The Overwatch League team Paris Eternal and its sister Call of Duty League team, Paris Legion, will relocate to Las Vegas in 2023. The Overwatch...

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As the Overwatch 2 beta ends, a new Overwatch remix event begins

The first Overwatch 2 closed beta has ended to a lukewarm reception. Blizzard has also announced that the next installment of the Overwatch...

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Blizzard is hoping Overwatch 2 leads to a superb OWL season 5

Overwatch League commissioner shares his thoughts on what Overwatch 2 will do for the esports league, which kicks off on May 5th. The fifth season of...

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How to get into the Overwatch 2 beta

As the invites to the Overwatch 2 closed beta slowly roll out, Blizzard and Twitch have partnered up to grant beta access to players who watch at...

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Overwatch developers confirm my conspiracy theory about Lúcio’s hair

Six years after it first launched, the developers for Overwatch and its sequel Overwatch 2 confirm that the character Lúcio’s hair is actually a...

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Overwatch 2’s new hero Sojourn was a long time coming

Ahead of the Overwatch 2 closed beta, Blizzard developers talk about the design, gameplay, and inspiration behind the game’s first Black female...

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Overwatch sixth anniversary event offers ‘remixes’ of popular skins

In celebration of the game’s sixth anniversary, Overwatch is launching an all-new anniversary event complete with updates to popular character...

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Overwatch 2’s new ping system gives players more ways to communicate

As part of its commitment to deliver more consistent communication, the Overwatch 2 team has released news on the game’s overhauled communication...

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The Overwatch 2 closed beta starts April 26th on PC only

Overwatch 2 has split development between its PvP and PvE elements to get the game out faster, and a beta test for invited PC players will start on...

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The Overwatch 2 closed beta will finally let you play as a Black woman

Blizzard announced the Overwatch 2 closed alpha will begin today, with a closed beta taking place in April. The closed beta will feature the newest...

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The Overwatch League returns on May 5th

Despite concerns about its status arising from uncertainty about Overwatch 2 and withdrawing sponsors, talent, and fans, the Overwatch League’s...

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Lego delays Overwatch 2 set as company reevaluates relationship with Activision Blizzard

Lego has delayed the release of an Overwatch 2-themed Lego set as the toymaker reviews its relationship with Overwatch 2 developer Activision...

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Overwatch 2 and Diablo IV delayed again with no release date in sight

Activision Blizzard announced the delay of two highly anticipated titles, Overwatch 2 and Diablo IV, during an investor relations call. During...

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Overwatch’s cowboy hero is now named Cole Cassidy

Activision Blizzard has changed the name of Jesse McCree, the popular Overwatch hero, to Cole Cassidy. The name change is part of Blizzard’s...

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The Overwatch League grand finals were a storybook sendoff ahead of Overwatch 2

The Shanghai Dragons won the 2021 Overwatch League Grand Finals. This will be the last game of professional Overwatch before the league debuts next...

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Blizzard to change name of Overwatch’s McCree following sexual harassment lawsuit

Blizzard says it plans to change the name of Overwatch’s gunslinger character following the explosive sexual harassment lawsuit brought against...

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The Overwatch League’s 2021 regular season was full of drama amid an uncertain future

The Overwatch League’s 2021 regular season was full of drama amid an uncertain future. Here’s a comprehensive look at everything that happened...

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Overwatch League sponsors reevaluate support following Activision Blizzard lawsuit

Two Overwatch League sponsors, Coca-Cola and State Farm, are re-evaluating their support of the competition. It comes as the game’s publisher...

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Overwatch’s cross-play beta is now available for console and PC players

Overwatch is officially launching cross-play, allowing players on Xbox, PlayStation, Switch, and PC platforms to group up and play together....

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Overwatch is getting cross-platform play on PC and console

Blizzard Entertainment is launching a cross-play beta for Overwatch that’ll allow players on PC and the console versions of the game on Xbox,...

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Blizzard shows off Overwatch 2’s new 5 vs. 5 multiplayer and a trio of maps

Blizzard’s two-hour Overwatch 2 stream showed off the game’s radically changed 5v5 multiplayer mode instead of the current six-player teams,...

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Blizzard is showing off two hours of Overwatch 2 next week

Blizzard will be holding an in-depth live stream about Overwatch 2, focusing on the PvP elements of the game, which will take place on May 20th on...

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