Overwatch League announces the Dennis Hawelka Award

Posted by at November 15th

Less than two weeks after Dennis “INTERNETHULK” Hawelka’s passing, the Overwatch League has announced the Dennis Hawelka Award in honor of his legacy. The award will be given to a player at the end of each Overwatch League season who had “the most positive impact on the community.” Celebrating impact and mentorship – introducing the … Continue reading “Overwatch League announces the Dennis Hawelka Award”


Here’s a look at the known OWL rosters (Part 1)

Posted by at November 11th

Almost all of the teams for the Overwatch League are set and ready to go. Here, we’ve taken a detailed look at the rosters of half of the teams. Note that some are missing; we’ll include them in part two of this in-depth report. If there are any additions to any of these teams, we will … Continue reading “Here’s a look at the known OWL rosters (Part 1)”


INTERNETHULK Passes Away at the Age of 30

Posted by at November 09th

The Overwatch community is mourning one of their own today with the shocking news of Dennis “INTERNETHULK” Hawelka’s unexpected passing, as announced by Team Liquid’s Twitter account. He was 30 at the time. Update: November 10, 1:36 PM – added the North American address Team Liquid tweeted out for NA fans to send letters of support … Continue reading “INTERNETHULK Passes Away at the Age of 30”


Behind the name: Moira, the new Support hero

Posted by at November 04th

Overwatch’s newest hero, Moira, was announced at BlizzCon 2017’s Opening Ceremony. She’ll be the 25th hero overall and the sixth support hero for the game. Moira will be continuing the streak of Talon agents being added to the game post-launch, joining Sombra and Doomfist. She’s also one letter off of my pen name, Moirai. Talk about awkward. To … Continue reading “Behind the name: Moira, the new Support hero”


How to watch the Overwatch World Cup 2017

Posted by at November 02nd

Out of the top 32 countries in the world that qualified for the World Cup, only the top eight remain. After a tense random draw to decide who would be playing who in the quarterfinals, the stage was set for BlizzCon’s two-day event to decide which country was truly the best at Overwatch. The Playoffs … Continue reading “How to watch the Overwatch World Cup 2017”


Contenders S1 EU Bracket: Who’s in the Playoffs?

Posted by at September 20th

EU Overwatch is the most unpredictable yet, with all but one team having a shot at Playoffs. In a weird twist irony, the Overwatch Contenders Season 1 EU brackets are the most hotly-contested brackets that Contenders has ever seen. There’s not one, not two, but five teams still in contention for playoffs, thanks to multiple … Continue reading “Contenders S1 EU Bracket: Who’s in the Playoffs?”


Overwatch League announces preseason and first season start dates

Posted by at September 20th

The twelve teams will be battling it out sooner than you think. The Overwatch League’s Twitter has officially announced its preseason and inaugural season start dates, along with confirming the 12 city-based teams that would partake in the new league. The first preseason of the Overwatch League (OWL) will begin on December 6 of this year, … Continue reading “Overwatch League announces preseason and first season start dates”


Contenders S1 NA Bracket: Who can make it to the playoffs?

Posted by at September 19th

Two teams are locked in while three are still fighting for the last two spots. With the final week coming up, two teams have secured their spot in the October 7-8 finals in Los Angeles, California. However, three teams are left for the two final spots, and it’s quite literally anyone’s game. Take a look … Continue reading “Contenders S1 NA Bracket: Who can make it to the playoffs?”


Overwatch World Cup 2017 Playoff Brackets Announced

Posted by at August 28th

The Overwatch World Cup Playoff brackets were announced following Overwatch Contenders Week 2, Day 2 matches. Who would face who was decided on a random, lotto-like system, with what looked like ping-pong balls being randomly drawn. Matt “MRX” Morello had the honor of drawing the teams, the first of which is UK. China was the … Continue reading “Overwatch World Cup 2017 Playoff Brackets Announced”


Can EnVisions See the Future? Another Big Upset in Week 2 of Contenders

Posted by at August 28th

DPS heroes shined throughout the second week of Contenders, with Doomfist once again becoming a common hero on the field. Meanwhile, Junkrat made a surprise appearance late into the weekend as well to surprise a fan-favorite on Eichenwalde. When the dust settled, three teams per region still had a perfect record going into Week 3. Here’s … Continue reading “Can EnVisions See the Future? Another Big Upset in Week 2 of Contenders”


Mercy and D.Va given major updates in new PTR patch

Posted by at August 25th

D.Va and Mercy have some major changes coming their way, which are now playable on PTR… Reinhardt has a small update to his kit – he can freely move his camera while shielding up by pressing the primary fire button – but the main stars of this update are D.Va and Mercy. Some big changes … Continue reading “Mercy and D.Va given major updates in new PTR patch”


Junkertown announced at Gamescom

Posted by at August 21st

Junkrat and Roadhog’s home, Junkertown, has been revealed as the next Escort map for Overwatch. Roadhog and Junkrat have returned home to JUNKERTOWN! And it looks like it might just be the perfect day for some mayhem… pic.twitter.com/R0qTTNZ69J — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) August 21, 2017 Welcome to Junkertown Two new videos commemorate the announcement: a standard … Continue reading “Junkertown announced at Gamescom”