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Overwatch 2 Console Players Displeased To Find Aim Assist Disabled During PC Crossplay

Overwatch 2 Console Players Displeased To Find Aim Assist Disabled During PC Crossplay

Image: Blizzard While Blizzard was preoccupied with effectively turning Overwatch 2 “off and back on again” last night and accidentally made a third of its heroes temporarily unplayable in an effort to deal with issues impacting just two, players have taken umbrage with another part of the troubled hero shooter: the disabling of aim assists …

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Overwatch 2 Twitch Drops: What To Know About Scoring Kiriko's Exclusive Goodies

Overwatch 2 Twitch Drops: What To Know About Scoring Kiriko’s Exclusive Goodies

Image: Blizzard / Kotaku Overwatch 2 landed this week with a bunch of changes compared to the first game, not the least of which were its new heroes. And if you’re looking to kit out the game’s latest support hero, Kiriko, you don’t want to miss out on Overwatch 2‘s first Twitch Drop. Kicking off …

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You Can't Play Overwatch 2 Right Now Because It's Under Attack [UPDATES]

You Can’t Play Overwatch 2 Right Now Because It’s Under Attack [UPDATES]

Screenshots: Blizzard Entertainment If you’ve been having trouble getting into Overwatch 2 on launch, you’re not alone. Blizzard president Mike Ybarra announced on Twitter that the Overwatch 2 servers are currently undergoing a “mass” distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack, which typically occurs when something is maliciously flooded with traffic to prevent others from connecting. …

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Overwatch 2's Phone Requirement: 'It's Like Being Punished For Being Poor'

Overwatch 2’s Phone Requirement: ‘It’s Like Being Punished For Being Poor’

Image: Blizzard “It feels like being punished for being poor,” Overwatch player Richard Meunster told Kotaku over email. Along with 19 million other peopleRichard and his brother both use Cricket Wireless, one of the prepaid phone services that Overwatch 2 will not accept for its newly instituted, mandatory two-factor authentication system, SMS Protect. Every single …

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Lawyer To Pay Activision For Not Playing Call Of Duty, Judge Decrees

Lawyer To Pay Activision For Not Playing Call Of Duty, Judge Decrees

Uh, say what now?Image: Infinity Ward A lawsuit against Activision Blizzard was dismissed last month because, according to a judge in the Southern California District Court where the complaint was brought, the plaintiffs didn’t play enough Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare to make an informed case against the maligned publisher. For once in Activision Blizzard’s …

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