Thinking

Overwatch and Overwatch 2 clients will eventually merge to avoid fragmenting the player base

6 monthes ago   |   By VG 247

At some point in the future, Overwatch and Overwatch 2 clients will merge.
This is according to Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan, who told Kotaku the team doesn't wish to fragment the player base, which tends to happen when servers are shut down.
“There will be a point where the clients merge,” he said. “We think this is important, especially as a competitive experience. The whole idea is to avoid fragmenting the player base and giving anybody a competitive advantage.
“If we're playing in the same competitive pool, you'd better not have a better framerate just because you're on a...
Read more ...

 

Blizzard Says Overwatch 1 Support Slowed Down Because of Overwatch 2's Development

6 monthes ago   |   By PlayStation LifeStyle

If you've been playing Overwatch regularly then you've probably noticed that the game has been suffering from bare-bones updates, and every seasonal event seems rehashed but with new cosmetics to cover up the lack of variety. While the official Overwatch forums are full of complaints that seemingly fell on deaf ears, it looks like Blizzard has been reading player feedback but it wasn't in a position to address it until now.
Speaking to Kotaku at BlizzCon, Blizzard Vice President and Overwatch Director Jeff Kaplan acknowledged the recent lack of support for Overwatch , and revealed that the...
Read more ...

 

Overwatch and Overwatch 2 Will Eventually Merge Into One Experience

Overwatch and Overwatch 2 Will Eventually Merge Into One Experience

6 monthes ago   |   By Game Rant

Blizzard is now officially confirmed to be working on Overwatch 2 , which will overhaul, upgrade, and expand the original Overwatch. To call it a full sequel may seem odd, but it's already confirmed to have a robust new PvE mode and is bringing the competitive mode to a new level. However, the Overwatch dev team isn't willing to just leave the original Overwatch and its community behind, and Blizzard has shared more information on how that transition will work when Overwatch 2 eventually launches. Overwatch fans who have been paying attention to Blizzard's Overwatch 2 announcements will...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Thinking      Game      Gaming      Games      Multiplayer      Activision Blizzard      PC      PS4      Shooter      Video C      Videos      Xbox One      Activision      Blizzard      Blockbuster      Esrb-teen      Fps      Multiplayer      News      Overwatch      Overwatch-2      PEGI 12      Playstation      Science fiction      Single-player      Videos      Xbox      Xboxone      News      PS4 News      Trophies      Reviews      And More      Blizzard Entertainment      Overwatch      Overwatch 2      Gaming News  


FIFA 19 Black Friday Market Crash Guide & Investing Tips - When and Who You...

FIFA 19 Black Friday Market Crash is well on the way, which brings the best point to buy your dream payers or do some good investments to make profits! When should you sell... Read more ...

SwitchArcade Round-Up: ‘Shantae & the Seven Sirens' Review, Today's New...

SwitchArcade Round-Up: ‘Shantae & the Seven Sirens' Review, Today's New Releases, and the Latest Sales Featuring ‘Resident Evil' and More

Gentle readers, and welcome to the SwitchArcade Round-Up for June 2nd, 2020. Not much gaming news right now, perhaps understandably so. We do have one new release to check out... Read more ...

Pokemon Sword and Shield - The Isle of Armor Releases on June 17th

Pokemon Sword and Shield - The Isle of Armor Releases on June 17th

As promised , Nintendo and Game Freak provided new details for Pokemon Sword and Shield's first expansion, The Isle of Armor. It releases on June 17th for Expansion Pass... Read more ...

Cyberpunk 2077 - Night City Wire Delayed to June 25th

Cyberpunk 2077 - Night City Wire Delayed to June 25th

Cyberpunk 2077 was due to receive some new information on June 11th via Night City Wire. However, due to recent events, the broadcast has been shifted to June 25th. Though he... Read more ...

Metro Exodus, Dishonored 2 Join PlayStation Now

Metro Exodus, Dishonored 2 Join PlayStation Now

PlayStation Now, Sony's game streaming service, has added some high-profile games to its roster in June. These are 4A Games' Metro Exodus , Arkane Studios' Dishonored 2 and... Read more ...

Total War Saga: Troy Will Be Free On The Day Of Its Release

Total War Saga: Troy Will Be Free On The Day Of Its Release

Creative Assembly's Total War strategy series is almost always consistently good. However, there have been so many Total War games over the years that it is hard to know where... Read more ...

Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass The Isle of Armor Launching June 17

Pokémon Sword and Shield Expansion Pass The Isle of Armor Launching June 17

The first in a series of expansion passes for Pokémon Sword and Pokémon Shield, The Isle of Armor will launch for the Nintendo Switch on June 17, 2020. In these expansions, a... Read more ...

A Total War Saga: Troy Launches on August 13th, Free for First 24 Hours on...

A Total War Saga: Troy Launches on August 13th, Free for First 24 Hours on Epic Games Store

The Creative Assembly's next big Total War title, A Total War Saga: Troy will be releasing on August 13th. It will be exclusive to the Epic Games Store on PC for a year... Read more ...

Valorant Gets Two New Trailers to Mark Launch

Valorant Gets Two New Trailers to Mark Launch

Riot Games' 5v5 character-based tactical shooter Valorant launches today - see it in action with the latest gameplay and cinematic trailers. In this title, players will have to... Read more ...

Curse of the Sea Rats is a new Metroidvania.with rats

Curse of the Sea Rats is a new Metroidvania.with rats

I'm always down for new Metroidvanias, and there's no shortage at the moment, including this new one from Petoons Studio: Curse of the Sea Rats . The below trailer pretty much... Read more ...

Valorant is Now Available, Launch Cinematic and Gameplay Trailer Released

Valorant is Now Available, Launch Cinematic and Gameplay Trailer Released

Riot Games' Valorant is now live worldwide on PC. The free to play, team-based first person shooter comes with four maps - including the recently added Ascent - and a new... Read more ...