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Hands On: Overwatch's Olympian PS4 Update Scores with Rocket League Mode

Overwatch's Olympian PS4 Update Scores with Rocket League Mode

Blast ball

It was only a matter of time before Rocket League's herculean impact extended to other games, with Overwatch seemingly the first to "borrow" from Psyonix's sporting smash. Nintendo fans will probably expect mention of Blast Ball from Metroid Prime Federation Force, but seeing as that's not technically out for another couple of weeks,...

News: Diablo III Patch 1.14 Is Out Now on PS4

Diablo III Patch 1.14 Is Out Now on PS4

More Torment for your trouble

Diablo III's latest patch is out now on PlayStation 4. Detailed last week, update 1.14 adds three new difficulty levels: Torment XI, XII, and XIII. It also updates a bunch of legendary items and makes slight changes to various character classes. Blizzard's loot based role-playing game has been knocking about on...

News: Blizzard Sounds the Klaxon on Overwatch Olympics Outfits

Blizzard Sounds the Klaxon on Overwatch Olympics Outfits

Ready, steady, go

We wondered when the Rio 2016 Olympic Games were going to cameo in a game – and we're not referring to a certain potty-mouthed Wii U release. Overwatch looks like it's going to be the first, however, as Blizzard's sent a bunch of YouTubers and Twitch streamers packages featuring the shooter's cast of characters in sports gear. A...

News: Four Years Later and Blizzard Is Still Working on Updates for Diablo III

Four Years Later and Blizzard Is Still Working on Updates for Diablo III

A new patch is incoming

Blizzard's currently working on yet another update for Diablo III, which is set to launch in the relatively near future. Patch 2.4.2 will introduce three new difficulty levels - namely Torment XI, XII, and XIII - and naturally, you'll be able to nab better and better loot as long as you're strong enough to tackle them. The...

News: Overwatch Will Limit Teams to One of Each Character in Competitive Mode

Overwatch Will Limit Teams to One of Each Character in Competitive Mode

D.Va and Zenyatta will also be buffed in an upcoming patch

Despite Overwatch being a pretty young game, Blizzard is already planning ways to better the shooter in upcoming patches. Speaking to Gamespot, principal designer Scott Mercer said: "The big thing for Competitive Play is we're going to turn on one-hero limit, so players will not be able to...

News: Blizzard Continues to Hire For Unknown Diablo Project

Blizzard Continues to Hire For Unknown Diablo Project

Speak of the devil

Bilzzard's an incredibly busy company these days. Not only is it constantly maintaining recent, impressively popular projects such as Hearthstone and Overwatch, but it's also thinking about the future - that's why it's been hiring for something related to Diablo for quite a while now. Spotted on the developer's jobs page, the...

Review: Overwatch (PS4)

Overwatch (PS4)

Blizz-hard to put down

If you've played many competitive multiplayer shooters, then you've likely spent far too much time celebrating – or, indeed, lamenting – your kill death ratio. Long has this little number been seen as a barometer of your success in online battles, and this in turn helped feed a steady stream of gamers into the Team...

Poll: Are You Enjoying Overwatch on PS4?

Are You Enjoying Overwatch on PS4?

And who's your favourite character?

Overwatch made a big, big splash earlier this week when it launched on PlayStation 4. The team based shooter from developer-that-can-do-no-wrong Blizzard has already captured the hearts of many a Push Square scribe, but how do you feel about it? Has its accessibility got you addicted? Have you had your Play of...

News: Yes, Overwatch Has Microtransactions

Yes, Overwatch Has Microtransactions

But they're not a big deal

We jumped on our laptop last night to try and track down some potential news, but our plans were thwarted by Blizzard's latest. Having just released, Overwatch utterly dominated our news feeds - we knew it was going to be big, but we're not sure anyone saw it being this popular. However, now that the shooter's out in...

Guide: When Do Overwatch's PS4 Servers Go Live?

When Do Overwatch's PS4 Servers Go Live?

Time to get online

Rather smartly, Blizzard is allowing you to get your hands on Overwatch ahead of its official 24th May launch so that you can get the game downloaded and installed ahead of time. You may be wondering, however, when the servers will go online. Fortunately, we have answers! The official live time is the same globally: 00:00AM BST...

News: You Definitely, Definitely Don't Want to Cheat in Overwatch

You Definitely, Definitely Don't Want to Cheat in Overwatch

Blizzard plans on showing no mercy

The Overwatch open beta only just ended a few days ago, but Blizzard is already looking ahead to the full game's launch later this month. On the title's official forums, community manager Lylirra has laid down the law with regards to how the developer will handle players that partake in any sort of cheating or...

News: Wow, the Overwatch Beta Was Stupidly Popular

Wow, the Overwatch Beta Was Stupidly Popular

Blizzard posts ridiculous numbers

You know what? Overwatch just might be the next big thing, at least, if the shooter's most recent beta has been anything to go by. The game's open beta, which was available across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, racked up a whopping 9.7 million players over its duration, making it Blizzard's biggest ever open...

News: Watch Gamer Network's Overwatch Beta Battles Here

Watch Gamer Network's Overwatch Beta Battles Here

Live and kickin'

Remember that neat little Gamer Network competition we told you about? Well, the finalists will be battling it out live for your entertainment on YouTube today. The rounds will begin on the Xbox One at 19:00PM BST, then move onto the PlayStation 4 at 20:00PM BST, before rounding out on the PC at 21:00PM BST. Did any of you guys...

News: Play Overwatch Early and Win the Game on the PS4

Play Overwatch Early and Win the Game on the PS4

Born to battle

Just a heads up regarding a little promotion we're running with our buddies at Blizzard: enter our competition and you could win a copy of Overwatch for your PlayStation 4. Essentially, all you need to do is register your interest through here, and if you're picked alongside other Push Square readers to participate in a pre-release...