Overwatch fans without a PC — or lacking the desire to play Heroes of the Storm — can rest easy: its special skins will eventually make their way to in-game Loot Boxes. At the moment, the Oni Genji and Officer D.Va skins —

Sledgehammer Games and Activision released a new trailer for Call of Duty: WWII alongside a host of additional details early this morning. “Call of Duty: WWII takes the franchise back to its roots in a bold cinematic experience that captures the

Overwatch has six maps in development, and fans are likely to see three of them before the end of the year, Blizzard’s Jeff Kaplan recently confirmed. “We currently have 3 maps in development, all past the initial playtesting phase that are

Destiny 2 gameplay will be shown off in a special livestream event taking place in May, Bungie recently revealed. The premiere has been scheduled for 18 May, though exact timings have yet to be detailed. It’s likely the event will actually

Stephens College has made history with the first-ever varsity-level eSports team at an all-women’s school. The college will start competing in Overwatch leagues this coming spring. ESPN reports that administrators at the college began discussing the addition of eSports to

Details of Call of Duty: WWII have hit the internet ahead of Sledgehammer Games’ planned reveal later this week. It’s all thanks to a leaked Aussie ad, first spotted over on Reddit. First, the materials say WWII has a release date of 3

The rumours are true: Sledgehammer Games’ next Call of Duty is Call of Duty: WWII. Activision finally confirmed rumours today with notice that the game’s full reveal will take place at 3.00 am AEST on 27 April. Incoming. The countdown to the

The first-ever Call of Duty World League Global Pro League is about to begin, and Aussie-based Mindfreak is ready to represent. Sixteen top CoD teams will duke it out over ten weeks, including Australia’s very own Mindfreak, who take on

Sledgehammer Games’ next Call of Duty is the studio’s “biggest game-making project to date”, the developer has advised. “This year, we will release our biggest game-making project to date,” a statement on Sledgehammer’s blog reads. “We are extremely excited to

Update: This content is now available. Head here to download for free. Original story: Blizzard used the weekend to confirm StarCraft Remastered, a 4K, 1080p reworking of the popular RTS title on PC. Available in the Australian winter, StarCraft Remastered will also support online

Overwatch‘s Genji will be playable in Heroes of the Storm as part of the latter game’s 2.0 beta. Genji will be released alongside an Overwatch-themed map, Hanamura. That map includes new mercenaries, objectives and, you guessed it, “explosive payloads”. The hero can

Blizzard recently detailed the Australian and New Zealand players taking part in the Hearthstone Global Games. Starting this week, 48 countries will compete against one another to take home a share of a $300,000 USD prize pool. The Australian team,

BioWare’s newest IP, Dylan, has been described as a “semi-MMO” with elements from Destiny and The Division by Did You Know Gaming’s Liam Robertson. Robertson detailed Dylan in a podcast made available to his Patreon subscribers (as transcribed by IBTimes).

Microsoft today announced that Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 is now backwards compatible on Xbox One. Those who own a physical copy of the Xbox 360 game can insert their disc into the Xbox One to begin the download process

Overwatch leaks about today’s in-game event were spot on apart from one crucial element: its name. Uprising is now available on all platforms. As thought, the event takes place in Overwatch‘s past, focusing on Tracer, Mercy, Reinhardt and Torbjörn in King’s Row. As per

A leaked, French trailer has today outed most of the details of Overwatch‘s next in-game event, “Insurrection”. Scheduled for release very late tonight, “Insurrection” is set seven years ago and features a whole lot of Omnics. A special PvE game mode will