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Overwatch continues to grow at a mind-boggling pace - The Verge

Blizzard's team shooter Overwatch has added another 5 million players, for a total of 30 million worldwide, in the last three months. That might not be so remarkable of a milestone for the World of Warcraft creator, which makes some of the world's most ...and more »

Watch Us Play The 'Heroes Of The Storm' 2.0 Update - Tom's Hardware

In previous streams, we've played competitive games such as For Honor and Battlefield 1. For this week's livestream, we're going to try our hand at online competitive play once again--this time in a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA), specifically ...and more »

How To Fake Your Way Through Conversations About The Hottest Video Games - Kotaku

You're at a social gathering and the people you're with start talking about games. Games you've never played. You listen along and laugh and nod, but you start to wonder if maybe you should say something. I've written the following guide for faking ...and more »

I Can't Stand Overwatch's Quick Play Anymore - Kotaku

I have a confession: I have become an Overwatch meta slave. I rarely pick heroes other players think are “bad.” I won't take risks with our tank-healer balance. And, most important, I will seethe when my team doesn't reflect the holy comp du jour. Did ...and more »

Uprising is the best case for an Overwatch campaign yet - PC Gamer

Playing Overwatch's PvE Uprising event made me want an Overwatch campaign more than ever. Even though you're just running around a reskinned multiplayer map, it felt closer to playing Left 4 Dead than it did Overwatch. It's a fun mode with a ...and more »

Blizzard: Overwatch passes 30 million players on PC and consoles - VentureBeat

One of 2016's biggest games is still growing. Blizzard Entertainment revealed today that Overwatch, its class-based team shooter, has surpassed 30 million players since launching in May of last year. The game has caught on with a huge audience on PC, ...and more »

How to get Heroes of the Storm 2.0's best skins, mounts and unlocks in the shortest time - Polygon

Blizzard's multiplayer online battle arena, Heroes of the Storm, has struggled to seize market-share from genre heavyweights League of Legends and Dota 2 since its launch two years ago. Blizzard has relaunched the game with an update it calls Heroes of ...and more »

Heroes of the Storm's 2.0 update is about rewards, not changing the game - VentureBeat

Blizzard has rebooted Heroes of the Storm without actually rebooting it. The developer has made a big to-do about Heroes of the Storm 2.0, effectively relaunching its free-to-play multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) for PC. It launched earlier this ...and more »

Heroes of the Storm, MOBAs, and Dipping Into an Unknown Lexicon of Gaming - USgamer

Before this past weekend, I'd never played a multiplayer online battle arena before, or what the cool kids call “MOBAs.” It's weird too, considering the 100 million active monthly users that League of Legends boasts. But this past weekend, I figured my ...and more »

Overwatch surpasses 30 million registered players - PC Gamer

Three months, almost to the day, after announcing that Overwatch had sailed past the 25 million player mark, Blizzard took to Twitter to announce that its monster-hit online FPS now has more than 30 million players across all platforms. More than 30 ...and more »