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

Overwatch's Hype Is All About Those Kids

Boy, people sure got excited about that Overwatch reveal, didn't they? It's been a while - Watch Dogs' E3 announcement probably being the last case - since I saw grown humans lose their shit over a trailer and a lil' bit of early gameplay. But in the case of Overwatch, there's a very good reason for it, and it's one… » 11/09/14 6:30pm 11/09/14 6:30pm

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