The More I Played Overwatch, The More I Liked It

Blizzard's Overwatch is, in the grand scheme of shooters, kinda simple. Each character has one weapon, levels are straightforward, and movement speed feels like everybody is a giant moon ape—not just, you know, the giant moon ape. At first I wasn't impressed, but then I discovered how interesting its characters are. » 11/10/14 2:00pm 11/10/14 2:00pm

17 Things The World Saw Since Blizzard's Last New Franchise 17 Years Ago

Blizzard announced Overwatch today, it's first new franchise in more than 17 years. Children born when Starcraft came out (yeah Starcraft was their last new game) will graduating high school soon. If that wasn't enough for you, here are 17 big things in the world/gaming that have happened since 1997. » 11/07/14 5:27pm 11/07/14 5:27pm

Blizzard CEO Addresses Gamergate Saga In Everything But Name

Blizzard Entertainment's president and CEO Michael Morhaime began his presentation at the 2014 Blizzcon this afternoon by addressing some recent controversial events that have occurred in the gaming community. He didn't identify it as the Gamergate saga and everything that has happened around it, but come on: we all… » 11/07/14 2:13pm 11/07/14 2:13pm