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Overwatch Reveals New Hero Doomfist

A new character has been introduced in the Overwatch Series and the character is Doomfist. Doomfist will arrive in the next patch for the game, Doomfist will be the 25th playable character to be added.The as character details are as follows- Biography Real Name: Akande Ogundimu Age: 45 Occupation: Mercenary Base of Operations: Oyo, Nigeria Affiliation: Talon “Only through conflict do we evolve.” Recently freed from imprisonment, Doomfist is determined to plunge the world into a new conflict that he believes will make humanity stronger. Akande Ogundimu was born into a well-regarded Nigerian family, heir to its prosthetic-technology company. A highly intelligent and charismatic figure, Ogundimu helped to expand his family’s business and position it for the future while dedicating his free ti...

Overwatch Golden Loot Boxes Leaked by Twitch Prime, Guarantees One Legendary

Golden Loot Boxes were one of the few things leaked when the anniversary event for Overwatch dropped a few weeks ago. The model and references to t were made within the game’s code, but no one knew for sure what they would do. Today, that veil was lifted, perhaps a bit early, thanks to Twitch Prime. As part of this month’s Loot for Twitch Prime members, the streaming giant gave out a “Golden Loot box” for Overwatch, which guarantees at least one legendary item. According to the description, these boxes will not contain seasonal event items. Having access to a Twitch Prime account, Gamerevolution confirmed that the code and the loot box worked immediately, even before Patch 1.12 dropped and even after Patch 1.12 has gone live with no mention of the Golden Loot Boxes,...

Overwatch Goes To the Moon In New Horizon Lunar Colony Map

Horizon Lunar Colony is an Assault map set in a scientific base on the moon. Built as a first step towards humanity’s renewed exploration of space, the colony’s goal was to examine the effects of prolonged extraterrestrial habitation—on human and ape alike. The scientists’ research proved incredibly promising…until, suddenly, all contact and communications with the base were lost. Now, many years later, attacking and defending teams must return to the moon and battle for control of the colony’s facilities, all while they discover clues as to the fate of its previous inhabitants. Register with us for the best in gaming, and join us for video game discussions on our forums.

Leaked Overwatch: Insurrection Video Shows New Event and Skins

According to a video leaked on PlayStation France’s YouTube account, Blizzard’s award-winning shooter Overwatch is starting a new event tomorrow. Known as Overwatch: Insurrection, the takes players back to relive one of the most historic moments in the history of Overwatch. The description reads: “Rally your friends and accompany Tracer in [her] first mission during the King’s Row insurrection, our new co-operative [mode and] discover the origins of some of your favorite heroes with more than 100 new items for Overwatch: Insurrection including skins, intro screens, emotes, tags, etc.! Overwatch archives have been declassified, but this will only last until May 1st.” In addition to new skins and items, there seems to be a new game mode as well, where players will fig...

Blizzard announces ‘Blizzard Collectibles’ merchandizing line, starts with Widowmaker

Don’t get your hands in your pants guys, well, not yet. With internationally acclaimed franchises such as World of Warcraft and Overwatch, Blizzard Entertainment is known for creating larger-than-life fantasy and sci-fi settings and characters that have been enjoyed by millions. The company announced today the creation of Blizzard Collectibles, a new line of premium statues, replicas, and artwork designed and produced directly by Blizzard. The Blizzard Collectibles line launches with multiple existing pieces, including the Hearthstone Collectible Keepsake Box, Grommash Hellscream and Illidan Stormrage from the Warcraft universe, and statues of Overwatch’s Tracer and Reaper. The next exciting addition to this line also comes from the cast of Overwatch—starting today, players can preor...

Blizzard Drops Another Hint About Next Overwatch Hero

And the train of hints continues! Blizzard has teased the new playable hero for their competitive shooter Overwatch yet again, this time with a new image. Posting to the Overwatch Twitter account, the post reads, “Genius grant recipient and Numbani local Efi Oladele posts curious image on her holovid channel, declaring: ‘Time to get to work!'”, accompanied by a shopping list. [UPDATE] Genius grant recipient and Numbani local Efi Oladele posts curious image on her holovid channel, declaring: “Time to get to work!” pic.twitter.com/lQSzzD5ZT5 — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) February 27, 2017 This post continues the previous hints dropped by the studio regarding the hero, including a news report showing the Numbani airport terminal severely damaged, with the same bei...

Latest Overwatch Update Seems To Be All About Doomfist

The world of Overwatch is undergoing big changes. Something is happening in Numbani. The gauntlet is gone, and it all points to one thing: Doomfist. Blizzard tweeted a new teaser image to the Overwatch acoount recently, featuring the Numbani spawn area, where the airport terminal seems to have been severely damaged and destroyed. The tweet reads, “[BREAKING] OR15 defense units destroyed in confrontation with unidentified assailant at Numbani airport. No civilian casualties reported.” One noteworthy thing, is that one OR15 defense has been punched right into a wall. [BREAKING] OR15 defense units destroyed in confrontation with unidentified assailant at Numbani airport. No civilian casualties reported. pic.twitter.com/3XuXbCCugh — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) February 24, 2017 In t...

Overwatch Grabs Game of The Year Title At DICE Awards

It was Blizzard’s time to shine at the 20th annual DICE Awards, with the studio winning a total of four titles, including Outstanding Achievement in Online Gameplay, Outstanding Achievement in Game Design, Action Game of the Year, and the biggie, Game of the Year Award for Overwatch. You can check out the full list of winners below: Game of the Year: Overwatch (publisher: Blizzard Entertainment, developer: Blizzard Entertainment) Outstanding Achievement in Game Direction: Inside (publisher: Playdead, developer: Playdead) Outstanding Achievement in Game Design: Overwatch (publisher: Blizzard Entertainment, developer: Blizzard Entertainment) Immersive Reality Technical Achievement: Eagle Flight (publisher: Ubisoft, developer: FunHouse) Immersive Reality Game of the Year: Superhot VR (p...

Overwatch Game Director Says Loot Box Drop Rates Haven’t Changed

The drop rates for the loot boxes in Overwatch have been in question since the beginning. Last year, a Reddit user called Ourobouros attempted to calculate the probability of obtaining a legendary item from these loot boxes. Once again, the evident lack of decent drops in the loot boxes has the people wondering about the team-based competitive shooter’s drop rates. One user on the Battle.net forum with the name Rhade says, “I’ve opened maybe 20, got two skins, and got three legendaries that were duplicates and not part of the event. I opened less in the christmas event and got more skins.” The same was said by another user KillANDKill, “Opened about 20-25 boxes and only got Mei legendary and Junk epic. Dunno if I was unlucky or blizz tweak the RNG for loot box...

Overwatch To Finally Get A Server Browser

In the latest developer update, Game Director Jeff Kaplan announced what seems to be the biggest news related to Overwatch: A server browser for the game is finally on the way. The browser will help you choose from a list of custom games running in each region, with a variety of filters and sorting options. It also allows the players to have their own public or private game servers. “The majority of our players like to play the game through Quick Play and Competitive. And then a lot of our players engage with the Arcade as well, and the different modes that are running in the Arcade,” Kaplan says. “But there are a lot of times where players want to try different things, and play the game in different ways, and it’s not really viable for us to put up a matchmaking sy...

Overwatch Characters Made Of LEGO Blocks! Because….Why Not?

A LEGO builder, who goes by the name of Piggy Brother is recreating Overwatch characters using LEGO blocks, and the results look incredible. The above video shows a part of his work. Piggy Brother has worked on quite a few of the heroes, creating LEGO models of Bastion, Reaper, Mercy, Tobjorn, Pharah, Soldier 76, Genji, Reinhardt, D.Va AND her MEKA suit. All of these have working joints, allowing them to be posed however you would like them to. In addition to that, Bastion’s model is capable of transforming into the sentry form, and D.Va can ACTUALLY FIT INSIDE THE MEKA. How cool is that? Register with us for the best in gaming, and join us for video game discussions on our forums. Photo and Video Credits: Piggy Brother

New Overwatch Skins Leaked By Ad?

The next Overwatch event celebrating the Year of the Rooster begins in a couple of days, and till now we’ve only seen two skins, one each for Mei and D.Va. However, a Chinese ad may have leaked the event-limited skins for four more characters. If the ad is to be believed, these four skins are inspired by the Chinese folktale Journey to the West. Apparently, the text translates to “”Journey to the West limited skins. Year of the Rooster, free trial: January 24 – January 31.” The image was posted by Reddit user hythl0day, according to whom a Chinese player “accidentally found an ad about the ‘free week’ event of OW in China. The story inspiring the skins has seen a number of adaptations, including those in Dragon Ball and Enslaved: Odyssey to t...


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