Exciting Overwatch News Ahead, Blizzard Teases

Since launch in 2016, Overwatch has had a fantastic run in the past few years as one of the best first-person shooters on the video game market. Activision Blizzard continues to fund development on that particular franchise and according to a recent earnings calls, the company has exciting news ahead for 2019.

Speaking to stakeholders earlier this week, Activision Blizzard has their sights set on their most popular franchises including Overwatch, Diablo, and Call of Duty for 2019. Speaking to industry insider Rod “Slasher” Breslau, the company mentions a “lot of new ideas” for the aforementioned game.

Some were quick to respond to Breslau’s report with dissenting remarks and eyerolls, but there were genuine and playful speculation as well.

Time will tell if the community will respond with open arms or open discord. In current Overwatch news, there’s a couple days left for the game’s Lunar New Year event to grab up those legendary skins. Additionally, the Overwatch League has launched and is livestreamed via Twitch from Thursday to Sunday.

What do you think about the future of Overwatch in the hands of Activision Blizzard in light of the company’s recent headlines? Do you think developers should focus their efforts on other IPs? Let us know what you think in the comments section below or start a conversation on Don’t Feed the Gamers Facebook page. To stay up to date on gaming and entertainment news as it happens, follow us on Twitter! Here are some of our latest:

Overwatch is available now on PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4.

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