Overwatch hero 30 Baptiste: Abilities, gameplay and backstory
Weeks of speculation among Overwatch fans came to end last night as Baptiste - a healer/damage-dealer hybrid - was announced as hero 30 in Blizzard’s enduringly popular team-based shooter.
Shanghai Dragons and the 1-42
OWL 1-42, CSGO 87-0
A sense of humour is a vital tool to have in your kit if you want to succeed as a public figure, and that has been true for many a decade. In the 1980 Colgate-Palmolive Masters,
Overwatch League Season 2: Your complete guide to OWL 2019
As the last flakes of confetti fell on the newly crowned Overwatch League champions last July, many fans put down their inflatable boom sticks, hung up their replica jerseys and turned their
Redeye keen to see how Overwatch League evolves in 2019
The future of the Overwatch League is a constant topic of discussion in esports, arguably more so than any other game. Whether you are a CSGO celebrity, Dota deity or League legend, you can’t
Esports on ESPN: Overwatch ratings highlight challenge for TV...
TV or not TV? A question possibly even Shakespeare couldn’t answer. Well, he never had TV I guess so there is that…
Anyway, in 2018, it’s a question for a lot of people both in the TV and
ESPN and Overwatch League: The challenge to get esports right on TV
The announcement that ESPN will broadcast Overwatch League was met with a mixture of excitement and trepidation. Esports being taken more seriously by one of the world's biggest
Opinion: Why esports must be wary of franchise models
As esports grows, there are certain conversations that will come up again and again. Things like broadcast rights, conflicts of interest and player rights are all topics that need more discussion
Overwatch: Has the OWL run out of steam?
This weekend marks the two-year anniversary of the release of Overwatch, and there are all the promotions and celebrations you’d expect for such a momentous occasion. Blizzard are offering
Is cautious Blizzard killing the fun in Overwatch?
Blizzard has been accused by some fans of being overly sensitive after banning Fusion University’s jerseys from Overwatch League Contenders.
The jerseys are emblazoned with “FU”, which is
OWL franchise valuation raises eyebrows
Reports are breaking today, from excellent sources at ESPN, that the Overwatch League is planning to increase the buy-in for season two, from the $4m-$20m range in year one, to between $30m
Geguri, just another tank
New ground broken is always news, and the debut of the Overwatch League’s first female player last night was going to generate headlines whatever the result. In some ways, the result of Geguri’s debut
OWL 2018: Shanghai Dragons to sign Kim "Geguri" Se-yeon
A barrier was broken today with the news being reported that the Overwatch League is likely to see its first female pro in the very near future. Pending confirmation of the deal, it looks as though the
Overwatch League sees huge viewing figures on opening weekend
The opening weekend of the Overwatch League is behind us, and the numbers are starting to flood in. Most reported, as is often the case, has been the viewing figure so far, with the organisers and