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E3 2016 Live Stream: Activision drops by with Destiny: Rise of Iron, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare

By Daniel Perez, Jun 14, 2016 3:00pm PDT

Activision is dropping by our booth at E3 to discuss Destiny: Rise of Iron, Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare, and much, much more!


OVERWATCH - Weekly Brawl Super Shimada Brothers Gameplay

By Shack Staff, Jun 03, 2016 4:00pm PDT

Don’t worry, loves. Cavalry’s here!


"I said in most cases. Obviously, Hanzo has a range advantage. Genji is so mobile, though, that ..."

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Overwatch cheaters have started to taste Blizzard's ban hammer

By Daniel Perez, Jun 03, 2016 6:52am PDT

Over 1500 cheaters in China alone have been banned from playing Overwatch.


"I'm against cheating, my problem is Blizzard cheated its audience by not doing enough to stop ..."

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Overwatch's Competitive mode delayed to July [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Jun 01, 2016 6:35am PDT

'C'mon c'mon! I hate waiting!'


"It was an error, competitive mode is still slated for JUNE. ..."

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Five Ways to Improve Overwatch

By Steve Watts, May 30, 2016 10:00am PDT

Blizzard is known for supporting its releases well after release, but where should the company start with its popular new shooter? We have some thoughts.


"I figured it would have been much much worse in DotA/lol/hon just because if the nature of the ..."

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How To Spectate in Overwatch

By Daniel Perez, May 27, 2016 2:00pm PDT

We all know you prefer to watch than to actually play Overwatch. Here's how you can spectate in Overwatch.


How To Spray in Overwatch

By Daniel Perez, May 27, 2016 12:00pm PDT

You just killed an enemy, but you teabagged when you should have sprayed. Here's how you can look cool in Overwatch by spraying the competition when they're down.


"i can't figure out how to turn left and right, when i hit A and D the screen just moves left or ..."

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Overwatch Review: Watch Yourself

By Steve Watts, May 27, 2016 10:20am PDT

Overwatch introduces Blizzard's first foray into shooters and its first original universe in years. How does this double-duty debut stand up? Our review.


"there are bells that make sound in the attacker start on the dorado map"

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How To Get Coins in Overwatch

By Daniel Perez, May 25, 2016 1:45pm PDT

There's a particular cosmetic item that has caught your eye, but it costs 1000 coins. But how do you earn coins in Overwatch? We're here to help!


How to Play Overwatch With Friends

By Josh Hawkins, May 24, 2016 11:30am PDT

Learn how to group up and own the battlefield.


Overwatch Hero Guides - Tips and Tricks

By Josh Hawkins, May 23, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Learn more about the heroes in Blizzard's new team-based shooter, Overwatch.


Vicarious Visions cofounders depart studio after 25 years

By John Keefer, Apr 05, 2016 8:30am PDT

They created the company while they were in high school. Now Vicarious Visions cofounders Guha and Karthik Bala have decided to hang it up after 25 years at the helm of their game company,


"Love those guys, I got my internship working for VV and that got me into the games industry. If ..."

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Skylanders and Guitar Hero cited in lower-than-expected Activision profits

By Steve Watts, Feb 11, 2016 2:00pm PST

Activision reported lower-than-expected profits for the holiday quarter, and chalked up slow launches for both Skylanders Superchargers and Guitar Hero Live as causes.


Activision Blizzard confirms purchase of Major League Gaming

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 04, 2016 2:19pm PST

Rumors were flying for the past week, but today, Activision Blizzard has confirmed its purchase of Major League Gaming, which will further help its efforts in the eSports world.


"This is one area where collaboration might make sense, though. We'll see!"

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Call of Duty Black Ops 3: All Collectible Locations

By Josh Hawkins, Nov 06, 2015 7:30pm PST

Find every hidden collectible hidden throughout Call of Duty Black Ops 3’s campaign missions.