thebesplayers – Overwatch’s First Animated Short Introduces Winston

Overwatch is less like Team Fortress 2 than it initially appears, but one of the ways in which it is similar is that Blizzard are producing a series of short animated trailers to introduce each of its characters. That begun last night with this first video introducing Winston, the “super-intelligent,…

Overwatch Gets Hearthstone-style Brawl Mode on thebesplayers

I’ve spent most of the week trying to work out what time it is and whether this bowl of cereal constitutes night breakfast, actual breakfast or lunch breakfast. I’ve given up on that and am now enjoying “Overwatch patch notes breakfast”. Blizzard have taken a leaf out of Hearthstone’s book…

Overwatch: Why Blizzard Are Cutting Tracer’s Over-The-Shoulder Victory Pose – thebesplayers.org

Blizzard are swapping out an “over-the-shoulder” victory pose for their Overwatch [official site] character, Tracer. Put like that it sounds like a standard art tweak as part of a game’s closed beta process but the move ended up causing a brouhaha because of how it ties into conversations about female…

thebesplayers – Overwatch: Widowmaker Stars In Animated Short, Alive

I’ve just been watching the latest Overwatch [official site] animated short, Alive. It’s the second of Blizzard’s trailers which give you a smidge more backstory on the characters from their first-person shooter. This one focuses on the assassin, Widowmaker, as she attempts to assassinate a leader preaching peace between robots…

thebesplayers – Watch Overwatch’s Tracer Show Off Her Heroes Of The Storm Moves

I’m starting to feel like your accidental official Blizzard correspondent at the moment. I think it’s because I’ve been playing a lot of Heroes of the Storm [official site] and Overwatch [official site] so both are in my brain when I’m scouting for news. When I have time I should…

This Company Always Ensures To Keep Adequate Stock Of Albion Online Sliver And Gold

AlbionMall.com Always Aims To Fulfill The Requirements Of Customers Perfectly√ā¬†Gamers can play the online game of Albion Online without any interruption because the news is AlbionMall.com ensures to keep full stock of Albion Online Silver, the currency required for playing the game. AlbionMall says they offer products such as Albion…

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This War of Mine dev announces Beat Cop

This War of Mine developer is collaborating with a Polish studio called Pixel Crow to deliver their next game. Beat Cop is a pixel art adventure game about a New York cop named Jack Kelly. He is a former detective framed for murder and degraded to the lowest rank possible….

Ruiner

Ruiner is an isometric shooter set in a cyberpunk world of the future, combining grim atmosphere and colourful and detailed graphics (powered by Unreal Engine 4), which bears a slight resemblance to comic book aestehtics. It is the first project from independent team Reikon Games, founded by people who had…

thebesplayers – HUSK is a Silent Hill-inspired horror game from the developers of Kholat

Fans of horror games have just got another title to look out for. Creators of Kholat, Polish studio IMGN.pro, present HUSK, an FPP narrative horror inspired by Silent Hill and Alan Wake, currently in development by the indie team at UndeadScout. Just like in the cult series by Keiichiro Toyama,…

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LawBreakers alpha registration live

A bunch of video materials from LawBreakers have just appeared online, as journalists and YouTubers put their hands on the game. But first you may want to watch a new official trailer (the video above) packed with action and juicy kills. Along with the release of the trailer, Boss Key…