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Overwatch’s McCree Gets Official Name Change

Overwatch’s McCree Gets Official Name Change

The gunslinger will now go by the name Cole Cassidy and drop the old name that related to a previous employee of the company.

Overwatch Halloween Terror 2021 is Live

Overwatch Halloween Terror 2021 is Live

New Legendary skins are live for Reinhardt, Brigitte and others while new weekly challenges confer Epic skins for Genji, Roadhog and Zarya.

Overwatch – Halloween Terror Returns Today, New Skins Revealed

Overwatch – Halloween Terror Returns Today, New Skins Revealed

Along with the return of PvE action in Junkenstein's Revenge, heroes like Brigitte, Echo, Reinhardt, and Roadhog are receiving new skins.

Overwatch – Malevento is Now Live for Deathmatch

Overwatch – Malevento is Now Live for Deathmatch

Set in Italy, the Free-for-All map features winding stairwells, extensive streets, a secret Talon den and much more to discover.

Overwatch Executive Producer is Leaving Blizzard

Overwatch Executive Producer is Leaving Blizzard

Overwatch series executive producer Chacko Sonny is leaving Blizzard Entertainment, it's been confirmed.

Overwatch 2 Aiming for Q2 2022 Release – Report

Overwatch 2 Aiming for Q2 2022 Release – Report

Activision-Blizard is looking to coincide the release of the sequel with the start of next year's season of Overwatch League.

Overwatch is Changing McCree’s Name

Overwatch is Changing McCree’s Name

"Going forward, in-game characters will no longer be named after real employees and we will be more thoughtful and discerning about adding real world references in future Overwatch content," Blizzard ...

Some Overwatch Casters Have Stopped Referring To McCree By His Name Following The Activision-Blizzard Lawsuit

Some Overwatch Casters Have Stopped Referring To McCree By His Name Following The Activision-Blizzard Lawsuit

Many Overwatch casters are now refraining from referring to McCree by his name, following the character namesake's involvement in the recent lawsuit.

Overwatch 2 Could Skip 2022, Development “Taking Longer Than Expected” – Rumor

Overwatch 2 Could Skip 2022, Development “Taking Longer Than Expected” – Rumor

Speaking to "multiple people close to my original source," leaker Metro says that a release in 2022 "does not seem likely anymore."

Overwatch Summer Games 2021 Event is Now Live

Overwatch Summer Games 2021 Event is Now Live

Live till August 20th, the event sees the return of Lucioball, new Legendary skins for numerous characters, and new weekly challenges.

Overwatch Summer Games Event Returns Tomorrow

Overwatch Summer Games Event Returns Tomorrow

New Legendary skins for Mei, Symmetra and Ashe revealed. The event runs from July 20th to August 10th and should offer new weekly challenges.

Overwatch Now Supports Cross-Play

Overwatch Now Supports Cross-Play

Console players will need to create and link a Battle.net account to their game account in order to use the cross-play feature.

Overwatch 2 Trailer Showcases New Looks for Baptiste and Sombra

Overwatch 2 Trailer Showcases New Looks for Baptiste and Sombra

With new hair shader tech, Baptiste embodies more of the combat medic role. Meanwhile, Sombra has various circuitry in her new outfit.

Overwatch Will Receive Crossplay on all Platforms

Overwatch Will Receive Crossplay on all Platforms

The feature will launch as a beta in Competitive Season 28 and support only non-Competitive modes. Crossplay for Competitive play goes live on July 1st.

Overwatch 2 – Why You Shouldn’t be Worried About 5v5

Overwatch 2 – Why You Shouldn’t be Worried About 5v5

The acclaimed hero shooter is making a huge change in the sequel. Will it really spell disaster or blaze a new path forward for the series?

Overwatch 2 Will Add New Game Mode, Monte Carlo and Torbjörn’s New Look Revealed

Overwatch 2 Will Add New Game Mode, Monte Carlo and Torbjörn’s New Look Revealed

The new mode will replace Assault in Competitive play.

Overwatch Anniversary Event is Live, New Legendary Skins Added

Overwatch Anniversary Event is Live, New Legendary Skins Added

New Weekly Challenges and free Epic skins are also live.

Overwatch 2 PvP Details Coming May 20th

Overwatch 2 PvP Details Coming May 20th

The development team will sit down and play through new maps while discussing changes.

Blizzard Has Lost 29% of Its Playerbase in the Last 3 Years

Blizzard Has Lost 29% of Its Playerbase in the Last 3 Years

Revenue is up 7%, though.

Overwatch Gained 10 Million Players in 2020, Despite Releasing No New Heroes or Modes