Team Deathmatch and other arcade modes could be more frequent in Overwatch, Jeff Kaplan says

Team Deathmatch and No Limits could come back more frequently in Overwatch

Team Deathmatch, No Limit, and 1-v-1 game modes will make more frequent returns to Overwatch, game director Jeff Kaplan said Tuesday.

October 18, 2017
Jeff Kaplan banned an Overwatch 30 days for saying the balance team needed to be replaced

Jeff Kaplan bans player from Overwatch forums for 30 days for saying the balance team needs to be replaced

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan has apparently had enough criticism about the game’s balance and banned a player 30 days from the Overwatch forums for saying the entire team needed to be replaced.

October 5, 2017
Jeff Kaplan apologized for posting less on the Overwatch forums

Jeff Kaplan felt the need to apologize for posting less frequently on the Overwatch forums

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan addressed Friday concerns about a recent lack of responses from the development team on the Overwatch forums.

September 29, 2017
Overwatch's game director Jeff Kaplan called out a player complaining about being banned from the game by revealing out the number of complaints that was filed against them.

Jeff Kaplan on receiving community feedback for Overwatch: “We think all feedback is valid.”

Jeff Kaplan, the director for Overwatch, explained the development team’s philosophy when it comes to community feedback on the state of Overwatch.

September 19, 2017
Jeff Kaplan says almost 500,000 Overwatch accounts have been banned because of behavior problems

Almost 500,000 Overwatch accounts have been punished for behavior problems

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan said 480,000 Overwatch accounts have been punished for bad behavior.

September 14, 2017
Overwatch report system went live in console systems in Patch 1.14

Overwatch reporting system finally goes live on console in Patch 1.14

Overwatch Patch 1.14 went live Tuesday and included the long-awaited reporting system for Overwatch players on Xbox One and Playstation 4 players.

August 29, 2017
Jeff Kaplan mentioned goals for Overwatch's punishment system

Jeff Kaplan lays out goals for improving Overwatch’s punishment system

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan laid out goals improving the reporting system in Overwatch, which include increasing the severity of punishment for repeat offenders and email notifications to let users know Blizzard acted upon their reports.

August 29, 2017
Overwatch's game director Jeff Kaplan called out a player complaining about being banned from the game by revealing out the number of complaints that was filed against them.

Jeff Kaplan calls out player complaining about being banned for being toxic

Overwatch’s game director Jeff Kaplan called out a player complaining about being banned from the game by revealing out the number of complaints that was filed against them.

August 28, 2017
Jeff Kaplan apologized to all of Australia over a feature in Junkertown.

Jeff Kaplan offers cheeky apology to ‘the entire country of Australia,’ kind of misses the point

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan offered a tongue-in-cheek apology to the entire continent of Australia following a slight cultural snafu in the game’s newest map.

August 23, 2017
Junkrat and Roadhog changes are coming to the Overwatch PTR

Roadhog and Junkrat changes are coming to Overwatch PTR

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan had two brief but discussion-provoking posts on the Overwatch forums in the last day, one of them teasing Junkrat and Roadhog changes.

August 10, 2017