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Capture the Rooster Leaving Overwatch

Sorry guys, Capture the Rooster isn’t here to stay Recently, Overwatch introduced a new game mode, Capture the Rooster. Essentially, it’s capture the flag, but with a few twists on it to fit it into Overwatch. For example, there is a delay to keep players from picking up the flag …

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Free Weekend for Overwatch On All Systems

Overwatch’s free weekend is a good time to give it a spin. It’s hard to have missed out on the release of Overwatch. Blizzard’s competitive, team based shooter has taken the world by storm. It has gotten to the point where many believe that it is now directly competition with …

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Overwatch Getting Some Changes to Season 2

Overwatch’s competitive mode has enabled players to take the hero shooter that little bit more seriously. Season 1 has been underway with many jumping on to get a good skill rating and shoot up those leader boards. However, there are some aspects to the competitive mode that players have not …

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Overwatch’s Bastion to Star in Animated Short

Bastion gets his day in the limelight While Blizzard’s Overwatch has a great deal of backstory, very little of it makes it into the game proper. A tragic side effect of it not being the massively open world game that Blizzard had originally wanted to make. Blizzard’s work around has …

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Overwatch Gets Competitive!

Overwatch Gets Competitive!

Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch is taking it up a notch by adding a Competitive Season Mode. The new play type will provide a more challenging and serious experience, compared to the currently available Quick Play and Weekly Brawl!. Competitive Play is already a part of the PC version and will be coming to consoles soon. …

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Brutal Roundup: 5/30 through 6/5

We have a bunch of live reviews this week, including Overwatch and Battleborn. We also reviewed Popstar and Hard Reset Redux and The Final Station. On the news side of things, we reported on Mad Catz getting rocked by Rock Band 4, the No Man’s Sky delay controversy, and more. …

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Gearbox Announces New IP: Battleborn

Gearbox is coming out with a whole new IP this winter: Battleborn. Self-proclaimed “Hero Shooter” Battleborn, “is a new first-person shooter for every kind of badass” (emphasis theirs). Featuring 25 vastly different playable characters, the game looks very different than most current fps games. Gearbox’s Borderlands background may contribute to …

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Blizzard Announces Overwatch at BlizzCon 2014

Blizzard announced a new IP Overwatch, a 6v6 multiplayer shooter, today at BlizzCon. This will be Blizzard’s first new franchise in seventeen years. Good news for Blizzard fans considering the announcement of canceling Titan, another MMORGP, a few months ago. Overwatch takes place in the near future on Earth and features …

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