StarCraft’s Machines of War March On Heroes of the Storm, Adding New Maps, Heroes, And Skins

StarCraft’s Machines of War March On Heroes of the Storm, Adding New Maps, Heroes, And Skins

The cross-promotion between Blizzard games continues with Machines of War, a (mostly) StarCraft-themed update to Heroes of the Storm, which adds new battlegrounds, new heroes,…

Analyst: Overwatch Is Clobbering League of Legends (But Not NCSoft’s Games) In Korea

Analyst: Overwatch Is Clobbering League of Legends (But Not NCSoft’s Games) In Korea

Korean investment firm KDB Daewoo’s latest document detailing NCSoft’s financial status is more wide-reaching that its usual reports. In it, the company states that the…

You Guys Voted, And Overwatch Is Your #1 Wish For F2P

You Guys Voted, And Overwatch Is Your #1 Wish For F2P

Last week, we put up a poll asking MMOBomb readers which game(s) they would most like to see go free-to-play. You responded, and the results…

What Game(s) Do You Wish Would Be Free-To-Play?

What Game(s) Do You Wish Would Be Free-To-Play?

As bad as things have looked the past few months for free-to-play games, there’s still quite a bit out there to play — and more…

Free-to-Play Retreats As More Games Shift To Up-Front Purchases

Free-to-Play Retreats As More Games Shift To Up-Front Purchases

Free-to-play gaming, at least on the PC, has taken a beating in the last year. Some games that seemed primed for free-to-play, or were announced…

Does an open development style help or hurt game companies?

Does an open development style help or hurt game companies?

Last week I was watching the latest patch notes stream for Hi-Rez’s upcoming shooter/MOBA Paladins. Unlike the “Chicken Patch” stream, this one wasn’t as long,…

Overwatch Not Being F2P Is The Right Decision For Blizzard – For Now

Overwatch Not Being F2P Is The Right Decision For Blizzard – For Now

Like many folks, I was surprised when Blizzard announced that Overwatch would not be free-to-play. After so long a time expecting the opposite, I’ll admit…

RIP Overwatch on MMOBomb — For Now

RIP Overwatch on MMOBomb — For Now

Apart from maybe the occasional mention on the F2P cast, it seems we won’t be talking much more about Overwatch on this site — for…

First Overwatch Beta Set For Oct. 27

First Overwatch Beta Set For Oct. 27

If you’re very determined, and also very lucky, you might finally get a chance to try Blizzard’s Overwatch — which will totally be free-to-play, we’re…

Board the Hype Train: Overwatch Gameplay Stream This Thursday

Board the Hype Train: Overwatch Gameplay Stream This Thursday

Not a lot to type here, but if you’ve been anxiously awaiting more information about Blizzard’s upcoming match based shooter Overwatch, clear your schedule this…

Could Overwatch Be Forced to Change Its Name?

Could Overwatch Be Forced to Change Its Name?

While we are still operating under the assumption that Blizzard’s upcoming team based shooter, Overwatch, will be free-to-play, the game could be in for a…