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Overwatch’s Mercy Gets Drastic Change

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Overwatch’s Mercy is getting a massive overhaul according to developer Jeff Kaplan, “and it’s going to seem a little bit shocking at first,” Kaplan said.

The big shocker? Mercy’s ultimate ability will no longer be Resurrect, which will now be a secondary common ability.

Mercy will no longer have the ability to resurrect multiple teammates at once and the ability will have a “rather long cooldown”.

However, Mercy now has Valkyrie, an ability that allows her to fly.

“She can fly, and I don’t mean that she can Pharah-boost in the air briefly, I mean she can fly,” Kaplan described (h/t Polygon).

“And it’s super fun. You have complete control of your character. After all, Mercy has those wings we might as well put them to real use. I mean, Guardian Angel’s pretty good, but imagine flying with Mercy, how much fun it could be.”

Valkyrie also unleashes the full power of Mercy’s Valkyrie Suit, enhancing her weapons and abilities for 20 seconds and will also boost Mercy’s other abilities, giving her a shorter Resurrection cooldown and making her more powerful in “Battle Mercy” mode.

Here is the breakdown:

  • Caduceus Staff: Mercy’s healing and damage boost beams now affect all allies near the targeted teammate, and the staff’s effective range has been extended
  • Caduceus Blaster: Granted infinite ammo, while simultaneously increasing damage and fire rate
  • Guardian Angel: Increased range and movement speed
  • Resurrect: Cooldown is instantly reset when Valkyrie is activated and reduced to 10s after the initial cast
  • Hover: Mercy gains the ability to fly freely, at increased movement speed
  • Regeneration (Passive): No longer interrupted when Mercy takes damage

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Olija Arrives January 2021

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Devolver Digital and developer Skeleton Crew Studio officially announced that their game ‘Olija’ will officially arrive on Playstation, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC (via Steam) on January 28th, 2021.

According to the official synopsis: “Olija is a game about Faraday’s quest, a man shipwrecked then trapped in the mysterious country of Terraphage. Armed with a legendary harpoon, he and other castaways try to leave this hostile country to return to their homelands.

Through adventurous exploration, narration and razor sharp combat, the player will discover a strange world and its inhabitants, including Olija, an enigmatic lady that Faraday finds himself bound to over time. Inspired by swashbuckling tales and cinematic adventure games, Olija is a story about facing the unknown in adversity.”

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Disgaea RPG Releasing Worldwide in Spring 2021

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Boltrend Games will release ForwardWorks and Nippon Ichi Software’s mobile game Disgaea RPG for iOs and Android globally in Spring 2021, according to an official announcement (h/t Gematsu). The release excludes China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Malaysia, and Korea

According to the summary: “Disgaea RPG is the evilest character-building RPG featuring all the protagonists from the series. Enjoy the adventure in the Netherworld and be the “best overlord.””

“It’s a place deeper than the ocean and darker than any other. It’s a dark world inhabited by ominous creatures captivated by the darkness. Where is this place? No one knows. But people all believe in its existence and respect it from the bottom of their heart.”

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Conan Chop Chop Delayed Again, Of Course

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It’s been a frustrating journey for Funcom’s game ‘Conan Chop Chop’, which was originally announced for a release in 2019, but has been pushed back several times since. Now, the game has been delayed yet again.

Conan Chop Chop is now going to be delayed to Q1 of 2021, and when it does, eventually, arrive it will land on Playstation, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC.

 

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