Tag: Overwatch

Overwatch cereal Lucio-oh’s is coming from Kellogg’s

Some people are so famous and talented, that they end up on the front of a Wheaties box. But occasionally, someone is so cool that they get their own cereal to themselves. That’s the case with Overwatch hero Lucio, who is part of a complete breakfast. Lucio-Oh’s are already canon […]

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Check Out the New ‘Overwatch’ Summer Games 2018 Skins

The insanely popular and wildly addictive video game Overwatch unveiled its 2018 edition of the Summer Games event today, and along with it some absolutely terrific new Summer Games skins. For those unfamiliar, Overwatch hails from publisher and developer Blizzard Entertainment and is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter, but one in which there’s a heavy […]

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Nerf Is Releasing Overwatch Guns

Blizzard and Nerf are going to release a couple of guns based on Overwatch, one being Reaper’s shotgun, the other D.Va’s pistol. They’re part of Nerf’s “Rivals” line, which is basically a series of guns made and marketed specifically at adults, and which fire small round projectiles (like squishy musketballs) instead of the traditional Nerf […]

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Blizzard reveals Nerf Overwatch D.Va pink blaster joining Reaper model

Last month, Blizzard announced that toy gun brand Nerf would be launching a new Nerf Rival Blaster model styled after Overwatch character Reaper’s Hellfire Shotgun. Now Blizzard is back with a similar announcement, this time revealing a Nerf edition of character D.Va’s Light Gun, bright pink color included. Unfortunately, you’ll have to wait until 2019 […]

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‘Overwatch’ Gamers Were Left Super Confused by DJ Khaled’s Live Performance

DJ Khaled kicked off the Overwatch League Finals last weekend with a live performance that left most attendees somewhat confused. Gamers who turned up at New York’s Barclays Center to watch the league’s Philly Fusion battle it out with London Spitfire were met with a perhaps overly-enthusiastic Khaled yelling “Overwatch Me.” During his set, the producer performed […]

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Overwatch League’s TV Ratings Were Low, But It Doesn’t Matter

Photo: Robert Paul/Blizzard Esports If you followed the Overwatch League’s first season, odds are good that you mostly did it on Twitch. Over the weekend, the grand finals got airtime on television networks, too, and they didn’t exactly draw a Beholder-load of eyeballs. The Nielsen overnight estimates for Overwatch League’s grand finals broadcasts on ESPN […]

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London Spitfire Wins The First Overwatch League Finals, $1,000,000

The Overwatch League Finals at the Barclays CenterPhoto: Author The first-ever winner of the Overwatch League season playoffs is the London Spitfire. After a rocky season spent wobbling between commanding victories and unexpected defeats, the Spitfire earned a $1,000,000 prize, as well as a sword-and-sworcery-looking silver gauntlet from Blizzard. Their underdog opponents,the crowd-favorite Philadelphia Fusion, […]

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The Weekend In Esports: Overwatch Finals, PUBG Invitational, And More

Screenshot: Blizzard (Overwatch) The inaugural season of the Overwatch League comes to a close this weekend. It’s been a long, winding, and at times downright weird road to the finals which now see two underdog teams face off for cash and glory. I was not a believer. I enjoy Overwatch but am not among its […]

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The Long Road That Landed Two Underdog Overwatch Teams In The Finals

Photo: Robert Paul/Blizzard Esports This weekend, Overwatch League’s first season—at times thrilling and at others absolutely grueling—reaches its conclusion. The final showdown pits two inconsistent underdog teams, Philadelphia Fusion and London Spitfire, against each other in a match that just so happens to sum up the vibe of the whole season. Sports are, first and […]

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Blizzard partners with Nerf for official Overwatch blaster

Blizzard has announced an upcoming nerf to some of Overwatch‘s weapons, but it’s not what any players would expect. The game developer has partnered with toymaker Hasbro to release official Overwatch-branded Nerf guns, starting with everyone’s favorite dual-shotgun wielding edgelord. Dubbed the “Nerf Rival Overwatch Reaper Wight Edition,” the toy blaster is designed to look […]

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