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Breaking my Back(log): Destiny 2

When I built my new computer a couple months back, I purchased a Nvidia 1080. I wanted to have something that would allow me to play newer games on as high settings as possible while lasting me a couple years until my next build. Luckily for me, at the time, Nvidia was running a promotion: buy a 1060, 1070, or 1080 and get Destiny 2 for free. I’m excited to say, it took me much less time to pick up and play Destiny 2, than most newer games I purchase.

Overwatch Re-imagined as Heroes of the Storm #5- Ana

It all started back in Blizzcon 2015 when Tracer was announced to be in Heroes of the Storm (HOTS). There was speculation for many months as to how they were going to approach Tracer and the other Overwatch heroes, but now that Tracer has been released we’ve found out just how well Blizzard mirrored Overwatch’s gameplay. As a player of both games, I thought it a fun experiment to try to imagine all of the Overwatch heroes as HOTS champions. This will also serve as a lasting legacy of how wrong I was when the heroes actually end up coming out!

Let's Break it Down- Overwatch Season 3 Wishlist

This article is essentially going to be a glorified Wishlist of what I want to see come to Overwatch during competitive Season 3. I don’t have any reason (yet) to believe that any of these will or won’t happen, but rather this is completely speculation and wishful thinking.

1 - New Hero Tease

Let's Break it Down - Booing in esports

A note about this article: the opinions expressed in this post are strictly my own and do not necessarily reflect those of EGF or its staff.

Let's Break Down Blizzcon 2016

Let's Break it Down #11 Overwatch Competitive Season 2 Tips

Back when Overwatch’s season 1 competitive mode was just being released, I wrote an article about a few tips to help you ladder up. Well, a lot has changed since then. The game itself has changed with some balances and rules changes, but so has my opinion and philosophy of the game.

Overwatch reimagined as Hots #5 - Junkrat

It all started back in Blizzcon 2015 when Tracer was announced to be in Heroes of the Storm (HOTS). There was much speculation for many moths as to how they were going to approach Tracer and the other Overwatch heroes, but now that Tracer has been released we’ve found out just how well Blizzard mirrored the Overwatch hero’s gameplay in HOTS. As a player of both games, I thought it a fun experiment to try to imagine all of the Overwatch heroes as HOTS champions. This will also serve as a lasting legacy of how wrong I was when the heroes actually end up coming out!

Let's Break It Down #10 - Summer Games 2016

On the second of August, we were graced by the Overwatch Gods (aka Jeff Kaplan). In their grace, we received Overwatch’s first big seasonal event: The Summer Games. This event will last for three weeks and is largely inspired by the actual 2016 Rio Summer games with different sports- and country-themed in game items you can unlock as well as an AWESOME new game mode.

Let’s Break it Down #3 Tips for Overwatch competitive mode newbies

We finally have it folks, Overwatch competitive mode is here! The mode’s come a long way since its beta iteration. In particular, the ranking system has also been revised.

Reinhardt Smashes into the Nexus! - Overwatch reimagined as HOTS #3

It all started back in Blizzcon 2015 when Tracer was announced to be in Heroes of the Storm (HOTS). There was much speculation for many moths as to how they were going to approach Tracer and the other Overwatch heroes, but now that Tracer has been released we’ve found out just how well Blizzard mirrored the Overwatch hero’s gameplay in HOTS. As a player of both games, I thought it a fun experiment to try to imagine all of the Overwatch heroes as HOTS champions.