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Are Loot Boxes and Micro-transactions Going Too Far?

During 2017 it seems that loot boxes and micro-transactions have suddenly taken over most of our titles. The biggest and most controversial lately has been EA and its pay to win system in Star Wars Battlefront 2. While paying has been “temporarily” switched off, the game offers an unfair advantage to those with money to spend on micro-transactions and also makes it unfair for those who struggled to pay for the £50 game on its own, free DLC or not, this was a bad move, it was already proved that…

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Doomfist Has Arrived In Overwatch In the PTR

If you’re lucky enough to own the PC version of Overwatch and you hop onto the Public Test Region you will already get to experience Overwatch’s first villain Doomfist. Below is Doomfist’s Origin story from the developers  for other characters stories you can go HERE:   Last night we had a little go of Doomfist and he may become one of my favourite characters to play. The combination of the special abilities with an uppercut and a slam to the ground is hilarious fun if you launch it in a…

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Overwatch Horizon Lunar Colony Map Announced

Blizzard of late has been teasing new content and today they have announced the new map Horizon Lunar Colony for Overwatch. The trailer features below:   The new map obviously takes place on the moon and Winston narrates the trailer and if you look closely you’ll see peanut butter on the table, Winston’s favourite. Below features a description from the YouTube channel PlayOverwatch: “Horizon Lunar Colony is an Assault map set in a scientific base on the moon. Built as a first step towards humanity’s renewed exploration of space, the…

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Overwatches Winter Wonderland Has Arrived

Time to deck the halls with bowels and entrails as the Overwatch Winter Wonderland event is now live on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. A trailer showing the event off features below:   The Overwatch Christmas event started today on the 13th of December and will run through until January 2nd. An array of game modes, skins and more have been added to add to the festive event. Writers at the Blizzard blog post had this to say about the event. “Starting today, all in-game Loot Boxes have been…

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Overwatch Free Weekend + Opinion

Blizzard is giving the gaming world a free weekend of Overwatch from November 18th to November 21st. You can download Overwatch for the free weekend on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC. Everything will be free, from access to the full roster of 22 heroes to the 13 maps and all game modes even loot boxes will be available to earn during this time. Luckily all progress made in the game this weekend will be carried over if you get the full version later in the future.   The great…

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Overwatch Sombra, New Map, New Mode

Overwatch fans have been speculating for months now about the new character Sombra, with art leaks, info leaks spanning the web, Blizzard finally revealed Sombra at Blizzcon 2016 including a new map and game mode. The origin story of Sombra features below:   Another animated short features below, just in case you didn’t get your Sombra fix:   Alongside the Sombra update which will be available on public test servers next week is new modes and maps. More updates will be coming to Overwatch over the coming months. Source: Polygon

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Academy of Interactive Entertainment – Overwatch Event

We were lucky enough to be invited to the Academy of Interactive Entertainment’s (AIE) Overwatch tournament recently. Teams alternated live-streamed battles, fighting to prove who was the stronger force. Upon entering, a friendly atmosphere was immediately obvious, coupled with a huge spread of food and drink for those participating in and spectating the event. Hosts were friendly and inviting, as well as knowledgeable about Overwatch and the event details. The tournament rules were simple:  No capture point maps in main battles King of the Hill maps serve as tie breakers…

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Overwatch Halloween Terror trailer and images revealed

Our favourite time of year is fast rolling around, and Blizzard are helping us celebrate Halloween Overwatch style. A brand new seasonal event will be added to Overwatch, allowing players to journey through the haunted streets of Hollywood while expanding their ever-growing collection of holiday themed items, as well as encountering the titles first ever PvE brawl in Junkenstein’s Revenge. The PvE brawl will put three players together to compete against a host of ghoulish enemies, including zombies, the Reaper, a wicked witch, Junekstein’s Monster and Dr. Junkenstein himself. Coupled with…

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Overwatch Future Changes to Symmetra

Overwatch’s Game Director Jeff Kaplan has announced in an interview with the Business Insider, that Symmetra will be buffed up due to being the most unused character out of the 22 playable heroes.  The interview from Business Insider features below: “That definitely impacts her play time when you’re looking at the stats,” says Kaplan. “Now, a character being that situational is not really desirable to us, so even though I can kind of justify why it happens, that doesn’t mean that I believe that it’s right. So Symmetra is a…

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Microsoft Store brings discounts to triple-A titles

If you’re looking for something new to play on your Xbox One, the Microsoft Store has you covered. You’re able to pick up a 1TB Xbox One with your choice of either Forza Motorsport 6, Rise of the Tomb Raider, Gears of War: Ultimate Edition or Rare Replay for just $409.00, or Overwatch: Origins generic adderall from canada Edition for $62.96. There are sales on other great titles, too, including: Doom: $48.96 Tom Clancy’s The Division: $31.98 Star Wars Battlefront: $23.98 Fallout 4: $39.98 Lego Dimensions Starter Pack: $67.98 Guitar Hero…

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