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Runaway terminates Overwatch division

South Korean esports organization Runaway has disbanded its Overwatch team. After disbanding its League of Legends team last year, Runaway now has no active esports teams left. “The journey of Runaway Overwatch team ends today,” Runaway said in its announcement. “In 2016, it was the team that started only with...
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Runaway drops Overwatch team, has no active teams remaining

After disbanding its Overwatch team, South Korean esports organization Runaway has no teams or rosters remaining. Runaway announced the decision on Twitter. The organization explained that the team's journey "ends today." According to the post, Runaway's Overwatch team started in 2016 with "passion and challenge." Since then, the team continued to receive love and support from fans. But Runaway's co-founder Runner noted that the organization suffered during the recent global crisis which imposed various restrictions on teams, players, and events.
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Overwatch League 2021 Week 9: Shanghai Dragons' Top Plays, Prize Money

Run it back. The Shanghai Dragons got yet another rematch with the Dallas Fuel, and this time, they made it count. In the May Melee, Dallas was a surprise winner—sneaking into the tournament and robbing Shanghai of its $100,000 first-place prize. And it looked like that would be the case again in June, as the Fuel dropped the Dragons into the Loser's Bracket and then took a 2-0 lead in the Grand Finals when Shanghai clawed back up.
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Overwatch cross-play is coming, but it’s not everything fans wanted

Blizzard has announced that Overwatch is finally being updated to allow for cross-platform play. This has been one of the most requested features since the game first released, and many fans were excited to hear it was being implemented. Unfortunately, other fans are left disappointed with the news. That’s because Overwatch cross-play seems to come at the expense of cross-progression. Here’s a look at how the new system works and the tricky rules that may take you by surprise.
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How to crossplay Overwatch on PC, Xbox, PS5, and Nintendo

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Sombra Overwatch 2 Design Explained

Sombra Overwatch 2 Design shows the future of the game's upcoming sequel in a sneak-peek with Sombra and other characters. Overwatch characters are getting a new redesign on their outfits, Sombra, the most notable feature is the suit and hair design. The character teaser was shown on Summer Game Fest on June 10, with Baptiste as well.
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Blizzard reveals Overwatch 2 redesigns of Sombra and Baptiste

Overwatch fans are feeling underwhelmed with some of the new hero redesigns coming to the game's long-awaited sequel. Blizzard started sharing new hero looks at BlizzConline last year, showing more high-tech and polished versions of Reaper, Widowmaker, and others. During the Summer Game Fest kickoff, Blizzard decided to share some more hero reworks. This time it was Sombra and Baptiste, who will have a few visual updates in Overwatch 2. But it clearly was not enough to please most fans.
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Overwatch crossplay is finally coming to PC, PlayStation, Switch, and Xbox

Overwatch has been in the market for five years now. After all of this time, the team now confirms one of the most anticipated updates: crossplay across all platforms!. The announcement of the new crossplay update was made via the official web, their Twitter account, and a Developer Updates video that they published on YouTube. The platforms that have benefitted from this new update are PC, Xbox, PlayStation, and Nintendo Switch. Players may now play online with friends from other systems or random gamers. You must first register a Battle.net account (which I’m sure you’ve already done) in order to receive access.
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Baptiste Overwatch 2 Design Revealed

Baptiste Overwatch 2 design shows what is to come in the game's upcoming sequel. Overwatch characters are getting a new design on their outfits, Baptiste, the most notable difference is the suit, very different from the original. The new design was live-streamed on Summer Game Fest, June 10, with Baptiste and Sombra being showcased.
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Baptiste and Sombra's Overwatch 2 looks are slick as hell

Overwatch 2 game director Aaron Keller stopped by Geoff Keighley's opening livestream to reveal two more hero looks coming in Overwatch 2: grenade-lobbing medic Baptiste and cloaked hacker Sombra. I haven't been the biggest fan of every Overwatch 2 redesign, but I'm digging these two. Check out the full showcase...
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Summer Game Fest: How To Watch E3 2021's Kickoff

E3 begins today with ubiquitous video games cheerleader Geoff Keighley’s Summer Game Fest Kickoff event. Here’s when and where to watch. Summer Game Fest kicks off Thursday, June 10, at 11 a.m. PT/ 2 p.m. ET. Where can I watch the Summer Game Fest Kickoff?. You can watch the event...
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Blizzard shows off a pair of 'Overwatch 2' hero redesigns

In this article: overwatch, news, gaming, e3 2021, overwatch 2, blizzard entertainment. When Overwatch 2 eventually arrives, along with ditching one player per team, it will feature redesigns for all 32 heroes on the current Overwatch roster. Since it announced the sequel back in late 2019, Blizzard has been drip feeding new looks for the characters. Game director Aaron Keller stopped by the Summer Game Fest kickoff show to show off two of them.
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How to Unlock New Widowmaker Skin in Overwatch

Overwatch has just released its newest Widowmaker skin on Wednesday as the game's third skin for her in a few months. As stated on the Overwatch League Twitter, Widowmaker will be given a new legendary skin titled, "Ange De La Mort," as part of a featured skin for the circuit's June Joust tournament. The skin is textured in a black and gray palette adorned with spider-like stylings across the entire outfit for Widowmaker.
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Overwatch Cross-Play Is (Mostly) A Good Thing

They finally did it. Blizzard, those absolute mad lads, have finally pulled the trigger on cross-play for Overwatch. While a set date hasn’t been confirmed, they’ve announced that PC, PlayStation, Xbox and even Nintendo Switch players will be able to play together across quick play and arcade game modes in a cross-play beta by the end of the month, with cross-play being added to competitive play for Season 29, which starts on July 1st.