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Everything Announced At BlizzConline, The Virtual Blizzcon

Everything Announced At BlizzConline, The Virtual Blizzcon

BlizzConline couldn’t fully replace the vibe of their in-person show at Anaheim, but this year’s virtual convention did at least provide some decent announcements. And while an Overwatch sequel and long-awaited updates to Starcraft wasn’t on the cards, fans did finally get their long awaited Diablo 2 remaster, a new class and gameplay for Diablo…

Why Video Game Hair Is So Hard To Do Well

Why Video Game Hair Is So Hard To Do Well

There’s a quip in an old Tim Rogers video about Hitman 2, where Agent 47 is bald because “it’s 2018 and they still can’t get hair right”. It’s a classic joke about video games. Video games can simulate complex interlocking networks and systems, calculate the movement of thousands of individuals all at…

Overwatch Team with 4-17 Record Could Somehow Win the League Playoffs

Overwatch Team with 4-17 Record Could Somehow Win the League Playoffs

Over the weekend, the Washington Justice became the embodiment of Overwatch League playoff chaos. They are other teams’ spoilers and the playoff Cinderellas. They’ve gone from one of the worst regular season performances to knocking out one tournament champ and almost knocking out another. And although their chances of ultimate…