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Someone Wrote a 71-Page Guide to the Winning 'Overwatch' Strategy Players Hate

The composition has been played for over a year, and there’s still a lot to learn about it—even though some people want it to go away already.
Nicole Carpenter
5.13.19
The Nice Guide to Right Now

This Video of a 96-Year-Old Frolicking in the Snow Will Melt Your Frozen Heart

"Thanks, thanks, thanks, thank you God!"
River Donaghey
11.16.18
Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen Offers Free Blizzards to Anyone Who Can Solve Bad Smell Problem

A sign on the Dairy Queen location's door warns customers that they are about to enter a Gross Smell Zone.
Jelisa Castrodale
8.8.18
Overwatch

Why Do People Hate Mercy in ‘Overwatch?’

Professional players want to get rid of her because she doesn’t fit, but there’s a long history of support hate.
Carli Velocci
1.22.18
Overwatch

Move Over Mercy, There’s a New Healer in Overwatch

Her name is Moira and she can cure what ails you.
Danielle Riendeau
11.3.17
Gaming

'World of Warcraft' Has a Rape Problem

There’s an inn in WoW where aggressive players act out their rape fantasies on unsuspecting victims.
Dominik Schott
9.25.17
Overwatch

How Two Developers Dealt With the Shitty, Racist Parts of Their Community

'Overwatch' isn't the only game that's had to divert resources towards the worst behaviors of players. One game banned half of New Zealand.
Patrick Klepek
9.14.17
Overwatch

‘Overwatch’ Summer Event Is Live, Has The Best New Skins

Soldier 76 was always destined to wear a chef’s apron.
Patrick Klepek
8.8.17
Overwatch

Here's Blizzard's Plan to Deal With Shitty 'Overwatch' Trolls

In the future, there will be a system that notifies you when someone you've reported has been dealt with.
Patrick Klepek
7.26.17
Wow

'World of Warcraft' Turned Its Auction Houses into Discos for a Day

Blizzard made houses of free commerce a place to free your inhibitions during a new 'micro-holiday.'
Leif Johnson
7.22.17
Starcraft 2

Blizzard's 'StarCraft 2' War Chest Rips a Page from the 'Dota 2' Compendium

It only took the better part of a decade, but Blizzard is finally making a Compendium equivalent for ‘StarCraft 2’
Rob Zacny
7.18.17
case closed

We Solved the Mystery of What Makes Up Tracer's Rewind Sound In 'Overwatch'

Can Tracer send us her SoundCloud mixtape?
Jacob Dubé
7.14.17
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