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Overwatch Could Be Planning A Double Character Reveal

Overwatch Could Be Planning A Double Character Reveal

Speculation and theories are flooding the Overwatch community this week as teases for the twenty-forth playable character have been surprisingly frequent. While Doom...

By Curt Hutson on 02 March 2017
Overwatch's 24th Hero: What We Know So Far

Overwatch's 24th Hero: What We Know So Far

Blizzard has released two new playable characters since the launch of its massively successful hero shooter Overwatch in May 2016, but, due to recent activity, it is...

By Curt Hutson on 23 February 2017
How Blizzard Should Cast a Live-Action Overwatch Movie

How Blizzard Should Cast a Live-Action Overwatch Movie

If Blizzard ever decides to produce an Overwatch feature film adaptation, these are the performers we would cast to play the game’s 23 different playable characters. History has shown that it’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 January 2017
Former Bioware, Riot, Blizzard Devs Reveal 'Dauntless'

Former Bioware, Riot, Blizzard Devs Reveal 'Dauntless'

A new game titled Dauntless is revealed at The Game Awards, coming from indie developer Phoenix Labs, made up of former developers from BioWare, Riot, Capcom, and Blizzard. The Game Awards feat...

By Weston Albert on 02 December 2016
Overwatch's Understated Storytelling Is Brilliant

Overwatch's Understated Storytelling Is Brilliant

Overwatch has won acclaim for its fantastic gameplay, but one writer looks at how the multiplayer shooter’s understated storytelling is an important part of the game’s brilliance. At first glance,...

By Alexander Pan on 21 July 2016
Overwatch Fans Trying to Decode Secrets in New Trailer

Overwatch Fans Trying to Decode Secrets in New Trailer

After the reveal of a new character, fans are deciphering clues that they believe hint at yet another character that could be coming to the Overwatch roster. Overwatch fans have been teased for a w...

By Weston Albert on 14 July 2016
Check Out Overwatch's Golden Weapons Right Here

Check Out Overwatch's Golden Weapons Right Here

Thanks to assets pulled from a Korean PTR, the coveted golden weaponry offered to the most-skilled players in Overwatch‘s competitive mode are revealed in all their glory. Ever since Overwatch game d...

By Curt Hutson on 21 June 2016
Overwatch Pre-Order Deals

Overwatch Pre-Order Deals

Update: Overwatch Origins Edition is now cut by 18% during release day. Details below. Blizzard’s next highly-anticipated title, Overwatch, is arriving Tuesday, May 24. As far as discounts are concer...

By Dealzon on 21 May 2016
Enter Game Rant's Overwatch Giveaway

Enter Game Rant's Overwatch Giveaway

It’s giveaway time once again Game Rant readers, and this contest is open to EVERYONE. This time we have 10 (TEN) PC Keys for the Blizzard’s highly anticipated hero shooter Overwatch. This very speci...

By Anthony Taormina on 21 May 2016
Overwatch Review

Overwatch Review

Overwatch turns the shooter genre on its head by delivering a bright, colorful world full 21 unique heroes and game modes that demand players to work together if they want to pull off a victory. F...

By Denny Connolly on 15 May 2016
News Wrap Up: Duke Nukem, Obsidian’s Next-Gen Debut, Watch_Dogs Exclusives & More!

News Wrap Up: Duke Nukem, Obsidian’s Next-Gen Debut, Watch_Dogs Exclusives & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun newsbits for some of our recent favorites. We’re going to look at the top 10 moments of Tom...

By Rob Keyes on 03 November 2012