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October 11, 2018 3:25 AM 2019 Overwatch League season, with Toronto and Vancouver, to kick off Feb. 14

Toronto and fellow expansion sides Paris, Washington D.C. and Atlanta will join the Atlantic Division, while Vancouver and China’s Chengdu, Guangzhou and Hangzhou will join the Pacific Division. The esports league season starts Feb. 14 with each of the league’s 20 teams playing 28 matches over four five-week stages at Blizzard Arena Los Angeles 13

September 21, 2018 1:31 AM Activision’s Duty to challenge Fortnite

The strong buzz bodes well for Activision, which already faced high expectations for its biggest release of the year. Analysts expect revenue from the Call of Duty franchise to jump 27% this year to about $1.9 billion, according to consensus estimates from Visible Alpha. That would help offset projected declines from other big games such as Destiny 14

June 24, 2017 2:14 PM ‘A helluva shot’: Canada’s top soldier lauds record-breaking sniper

The Canadian sniper team which killed an ISIL fighter at a record distance saved lives by stopping an enemy attack in its tracks, Canada’s top general, Jonathan Vance, said Friday in an interview. “The guys were sitting back and overwatching a difficult operation and saw that the Iraqis were going to get ambushed. They were about to get hit hard,” Vance 19

April 29, 2017 7:41 AM Calgary Expo Cosplay photos

Introducing Metro Lad - the corporate newspaper branded superhero Reporter Aaron Chatha becomes the occasional fumbling hero Metro Lad at the Calgary Expo this weekend. Strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government. But don’t tell that to brother and sister Miranda and Adam Bellefeuille, who bring a little Monty 44

April 11, 2017 9:02 PM Windows 10 Game Mode gut check: a clear benefit you’ll barely notice

We’ve tested Game Mode on final software Windows 10 Game Mode – rolling out as part of the Creators Update starting April 11 – provides a clear benefit to a specific (but wide) set of PC gamers, but it’s one that most won’t even notice. Microsoft invited us to test out the feature on final Creators Update software, and the numbers don’t lie. Game Mode works 45

April 11, 2017 11:22 AM Overwatch Insurrection: ALL New Skins, sprays, emotes, and poses REVEALED

OVERWATCH Insurrection event will go live later today. Here's a look at some of the 100 new skins, sprays, emotes, and poses revealed so far. Overwatch Insurrection is the new event coming to the popular PS4, Xbox One and PC shooter and last night a trailer for the event leaked. We've already covered what the new event has in store for us (with a full description 24

April 4, 2017 7:58 AM Whatever Blizzard has planned for Overwatch next week is “one of the best things” the studio’s worked on since launch

Overwatch developer Blizzard has begun teasing some event, or surprise that will take place next week. The teaser was short and very cryptic, and fans are not sure exactly what it’s building up to, but Blizzard feels really good about it. It could be as big as a character reveal, an in-game event, or anything in between. After all, the game’s one year anniversary 19

March 3, 2017 12:56 AM Orisa abilities list: here's what Overwatch's new tank can do

A big, long-range gun and a mini-Zarya ult are among the highlights of the latest Overwatch challenger. After a few teases, Blizzard introduced us to Orisa today, the next hero joining the Overwatch roster. She's a new tank character with defensive measures, buffs and debuffs, and a long-range cannon. Here's a breakdown of all her abilities, and how we think 17

February 5, 2017 10:00 AM Overwatch NEWS: Blizzard issues WARNING to PS4, Xbox One players

OVERWATCH developer Blizzard has issued an update about the use of mouse and keyboards, as thousands of hackers are banned for cheating. Overwatch developer Blizzard has has issued a warning to players who use mouse and keyboards on PS4 and Xbox One. While Blizzard hasn't gone as far as to threaten bans for Overwatch players who use mouse and keyboards 14

January 20, 2017 3:41 PM Here Were the Most Popular Video Games in 2016

In 2016, many video game players across the U.S. took a liking to shooter titles, according to new data from research firm NPD. The most popular video game for all gaming platforms—including the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC—was Activision Blizzard's (atvi) Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare. The game, which puts players into a war zone, was followed by another 16