Overwatch Hero Pools have been dropped from Competitive Play

In January, Blizzard announced that a form of hero bans was being added to Overwatch—but instead of letting players select who to leave out on a per-match basis, they’d be sidelined through “Hero Pools” selected by Blizzard on a weekly basis. A few...

The Vancouver Titans has released its entire Overwatch League roster

Just over six months after the Vancouver Titans came within spitting distance of the Overwatch League’s championship title, the team has announced that it has released its entire roster. The reason for the wholesale cut, it said in an open letter to fans, was...

Overwatch Hero Pools are being dropped for most players

In January, Blizzard announced the addition of “Hero Pools” to Overwatch Competitive Play, which is essentially a ban system—except that instead of players selecting characters for exclusion at the start of each match, Blizzard would pick them on a weekly...