‘Overwatch’ review
In Blizzard’s expertly designed multiplayer shooter, the most fun comes from working together with other players. The post ‘Overwatch’ review appeared first on Digital Trends.
Show your love for ‘Overwatch’ with this cool merch
Can't get enough of Blizzard's team-based shooter? Want it to pervade every aspect of your life? Well, luckily, there's plenty of iconic merch to help you deck out every aspect of your life. The post Show your love for ‘Overwatch’ with this cool merch appeared first on Digital Trends.
‘Overwatch’ Director Jeff Kaplan Reflects on Its Explosive First Year
Celebrating the one-year anniversary of Blizzard’s hero shooter, we sat down with game director Jeff Kaplan to talk about how Overwatch’s characters defined its development. The post ‘Overwatch’ Director Jeff Kaplan Reflects on Its Explosive First Year appeared first on Digital Trends....
Overwatch director confirms more animated shorts are on the way
Despite strictly being a multiplayer-only game, Blizzard’s Overwatch has a surprisingly detailed universe with plenty of story and lore for each of its characters. A large portion of the game’s story is told through the animated short films that the developer has released on occasion, with the popular clips focusing on the backgrounds of specific characters, introducing new ones, and … Continue reading...
Overwatch director confirms more animated shorts are on the way
Despite strictly being a multiplayer-only game, Blizzard’s Overwatch has a surprisingly detailed universe with plenty of story and lore for each of its characters. A large portion of the game’s story is told through the animated short films that the developer has released on occasion, with the popular clips focusing on the backgrounds of specific characters, introducing new ones, and … Continue reading...
Apple could aim at Tesla, Netflix or Walt Disney as potential takeover targets
Citigroup listed seven companies as potential takeover targets for Apple Inc, including Netflix, Walt Disney, and Tesla Inc, as a way to put its cash hoard of more than $250 billion to work. With over 90 percent of its cash sitting overseas, a one-time 10 percent repatriation tax would give Apple $220 billion for acquisitions or buybacks, Citigroup analyst Jim Suva said in a note to clients. U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax blueprint, which was unveiled last month, proposes allowing ...
Apple could aim at Tesla, Netflix or Walt Disney as potential takeover targets
Citigroup listed seven companies as potential takeover targets for Apple Inc, including Netflix, Walt Disney, and Tesla Inc, as a way to put its cash hoard of more than $250 billion to work. With over 90 percent of its cash sitting overseas, a one-time 10 percent repatriation tax would give Apple $220 billion for acquisitions or buybacks, Citigroup analyst Jim Suva said in a note to clients. U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax blueprint, which was unveiled last month, proposes allowing ...
Apple could aim at Tesla, Netflix or Walt Disney as potential takeover targets
Citigroup listed seven companies as potential takeover targets for Apple Inc, including Netflix, Walt Disney, and Tesla Inc, as a way to put its cash hoard of more than $250 billion to work. With over 90 percent of its cash sitting overseas, a one-time 10 percent repatriation tax would give Apple $220 billion for acquisitions or buybacks, Citigroup analyst Jim Suva said in a note to clients. U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax blueprint, which was unveiled last month, proposes allowing ...
Apple could aim at Tesla, Netflix or Walt Disney as potential takeover targets
Citigroup listed seven companies as potential takeover targets for Apple Inc, including Netflix, Walt Disney, and Tesla Inc, as a way to put its cash hoard of more than $250 billion to work. With over 90 percent of its cash sitting overseas, a one-time 10 percent repatriation tax would give Apple $220 billion for acquisitions or buybacks, Citigroup analyst Jim Suva said in a note to clients. U.S. President Donald Trump’s tax blueprint, which was unveiled last month, proposes allowing ...
Overwatch loot box odds revealed following Chinese regulation
If Overwatch players are familiar with anything, it’s the game’s loot boxes — rewards for rank-ups and various numbers of match wins — and their tendency to almost never give the most desired cosmetic items. Players have often complained about the poor drop rates for Epic and Legendary items, which include things like costumes, voice lines, and emotes. Now, thanks … Continue reading...
As required by Chinese law, Blizzard reveals ‘Overwatch’ loot box drop rates
Due to a new Chinese gaming law covering loot boxes, Blizzard has joined Valve and Riot Games in disclosing probabilities in its Chinese versions of both Overwatch and Hearthstone. The post As required by Chinese law, Blizzard reveals ‘Overwatch’ loot box drop rates appeared first on Digital Trends.
Blizzard rewards fan who returned stolen Starcraft source code with trip to BlizzCon
When a Starcraft fan who goes by the name Khemist49 on Reddit returned a gold master source code disc for the original This article was originally posted on Game Guru . [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Blizzard rewards fan who returned stolen Starcraft source code with trip to BlizzCon
When a Starcraft fan who goes by the name Khemist49 on Reddit returned a gold master source code disc for the original This article was originally posted on Game Guru . [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Blizzard’s Overwatch surges to over 30 million players
Overwatch, the recent FPS from developer Blizzard, has been a bona fide smash hit since its release almost a year ago. And for good reason: it’s one of the most original and exciting multiplayer games to along in some time, and it’s full of refreshing characters and balanced mechanics. Players around the globe seem to agree, as Blizzard has revealed … Continue reading...
Blizzard’s Overwatch surges to over 30 million players
Overwatch, the recent FPS from developer Blizzard, has been a bona fide smash hit since its release almost a year ago. And for good reason: it’s one of the most original and exciting multiplayer games to along in some time, and it’s full of refreshing characters and balanced mechanics. Players around the globe seem to agree, as Blizzard has revealed … Continue reading...
‘Overwatch’ to add three new maps this year, ‘experiments’ in the works
Overwatch currently has three multiplayer maps planned for release in 2017, as well as other "nonstandard" locations. It's unclear if these unique maps will also arrive by the end of the year. The post ‘Overwatch’ to add three new maps this year, ‘experiments’ in the works appeared first on Digital Trends....
Tech2.Games S01E01: Free games, CEO boss fights and a good week for adventure games
In the first installment of this brand-new segment, we’re happy to tell you that FMV (Full Motion Video) games are still very much a thing. Wales Interactive’s Late Shift was somehow the anomaly in a week filled with publishers giving away their games for free, Valve asking for your phone number and Nier:Automata’s DLC announcement whose name is both a puzzle to be solved and an SEO masterstroke. Halo Wars makes its way to Steam Previously only available on Xbox 360, via backwa...
StarCraft gets its first patch in 8 years, finally goes free
It isn’t that uncommon for software to stop receiving updates years after it has been launched. After all, even Microsoft just recently did that with Vista. That is even truer for games, whose lifespans are a lot shorter than operating systems. Unless you’re talking about StarCraft, which many loved and still love to play. While the game, which launched in … Continue reading...
‘Overwatch’ players are gaining more precise control options on consoles
Blizzard's lead engineer on Overwatch revealed that a much-requested feature is coming to the game's console versions. It should help level the playing field between controllers and mouse and keyboard players. The post ‘Overwatch’ players are gaining more precise control options on consoles appeared first on Digital Trends....
Overwatch: Uprising event takes us back in time
It’s time for Overwatch‘s next seasonal event, but instead of drawing inspiration from real-world happenings like holidays or the Olympics, this one focuses on Overwatch lore. This new event, dubbed Overwatch: Uprising, will take us back in time, to a period before Overwatch was disbanded and was needed to prevent another Omnic crisis. To start things off, the trailer shows … Continue reading...