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An Overwatch Tale: "The Return of Junkenstein"

by PsiGuard on October 19, 2017


This Halloween we have a harrowing tale to share with you.

Relive the terrible curse of the mad Dr. Jamison Junkenstein, his ominous master, and the four Wanderers who sought to bury them once and for all. Gray Shuko brings horror to life in The Return of Junkenstein with his chilling illustrations of revenge from beyond the grave.

Doom descended upon Adlersbrunn. Dr. Jamison Junkenstein's lust for revenge had spilled into every street and engulfed the village in a sea of terror. Yet as the town seemed lost, they appeared. Four Wanderers who had traveled from distant lands to vanquish the darkness. When their grim work was done, the doctor's mad laughter haunted the village no longer.

The Wanderers vanished as suddenly as they had appeared. The stories of their valor would live on, but the peace they had brought to Adlersbrunn would not…

Dr. Junkenstein was but the pawn of a greater power: the one known as the Witch of the Wilds. She would not abandon her fallen servant…not while his debt to her remained unpaid. Her forbidden magic breathed the spark of life back into Dr. Junkenstein's cold heart.
Death had not slaked his thirst...
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October Overwatch Esports Calendar

by PsiGuard on October 1, 2017

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Overwatch esports ramps up this month with more live events and streams around the globe:
  • Overwatch Premier Series wraps up its second season live from Shanghai. Tune in for the grand finals October 1.
  • Overwatch Pacific Championship—broadcast from the Blizzard E-Stadium in Taipei—will complete its regular season and head into the playoffs to crown its Season 2 champions on October 6.
  • Overwatch Contenders Season One also reaches its final checkpoint this month. Join us for the NA and EU playoffs October 7 & 8.
  • APAC Premier kicks off October 19. Teams from Europe, the United States, South Korea and the Asia-Pacific will join four Chinese teams in this epic intercontinental showdown.
  • Overwatch APEX heats up as some of South Korea’s finest players continue to fight for dominance in their fourth season.
Never miss a moment! Here's our full schedule of...
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Overwatch Digital Comic: "Searching"

by PsiGuard on September 29, 2017

"Sometimes you must work with those you don’t like to fight a common enemy."

The latest installment in Overwatch's series of digital comic shorts has arrived: Searching!

Aleksandra Zaryanova is on a critical mission to eliminate Russia's greatest threat, an elusive hacker known as Sombra. The pursuit takes Zarya around the globe, but all her contacts share the same intel: they don't know anything. With her trail cold and her leads exhausted, she reluctantly agrees to the only option she has left—a partnership with an omnic. Butting heads all the way, the two reluctant allies hone in on their target, unaware of the secret they will soon uncover...


Written by Blizzard’s own Andrew Robinson and illustrated by Joelle Sellner and Kate Niemczyk, "Searching" is now available for download at comic.playoverwatch.com. If you missed any of the previous comic shorts, you can check them out...
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