Blizzard reportedly sued a Chinese game developer for producing an Overwatch knockoff

Blizzard reportedly files a lawsuit against Chinese Overwatch knockoff

Blizzard and Netease, the distributor of Overwatch in China, are reportedly suing the developer of a Chinese mobile game called Heroes Warfare for alleged copyright infringement.

October 13, 2017
Blizzard unveiled an arena to host Overwatch League Season 1

Blizzard unveils Los Angeles arena to host Overwatch League Season 1

Blizzard revealed Thursday a new live-event venue, the Blizzard Arena Los Angeles, which will host Season 1 of Overwatch League.

September 7, 2017
One of the seven Overwatch League slots was give to NetEase, a company with conflicts of interest with Blizzard.

The Overwatch League slot in Shanghai belongs to the official Chinese distributor of Overwatch

One of the seven Overwatch League slots that was announced Wednesday belongs to NetEase, a company that is the official Overwatch distributor in China and the server operator for all Blizzard games in the country.

July 12, 2017
The head coach of Lunatic-Hai's Overwatch team offered harsh criticism for Blizzard about managing Overwatch.

Lunatic-Hai coach lambastes Overwatch game management, says KeSPA teams don’t trust Blizzard

The coach for Lunatic-Hai, perhaps the best Overwatch team in the world, spoke at length about various perceived shortcomings of Blizzard when it comes the handling Overwatch.

July 6, 2017
Overwatch launch celebration anniversary

Blizzard to host celebratory marathon stream on anniversary of Overwatch launch

Blizzard will host a marathon Twitch stream marking the one year anniversary of Overwatch’s release, with content creators and streamers of Overwatch across seven different languages.

May 19, 2017