Blizzard Entertainment has announced that their team-based multiplayer shooter, Overwatch, will release on the PS4, Xbox One and PC in Spring 2016.
Set on Earth in the near future, Overwatch
is a 6v6 shooter that sees soldiers, scientists, adventurers and oddities clash for control of iconic locations around the world. A diverse cast of 21 heroes, all with their own unique abilities and weapons, bend time and defy physics as they work together to complete objectives with their allies.
Teamwork is paramount, with the game requiring players must swap heroes on the fly and combine their powers to game-changing effect.
Two version of the game will be available at lunch: A standard ‘Origins Edition’ and a ‘Collector’s Edition’, both of which are previewed in the following trailer...
Priced at $59.99 in the United States, the Overwatch
Origins Edition gives gamers 21 heroes from a diverse cast of soldiers, scientists, adventurers and oddities to choose from; a plethora of globally-scattered stages to fight on; 5 character skins, on each for the Reaper, Soldier: 76, Bastion, Pharah and Tracer; and Overwatch-themed content for several Blizzard games, including Heroes of the Storm
, World of Warcraft
, StarCraft II
and Diablo III
Collector’s Edition fetches for $129.99 and gets you everything the Origins Edition has to offer, plus a visual sourcebook, the game’s soundtrack, and a Soldier: 76 statue.
Which edition will you be getting?