Overwatch 2 is a first person hero shooter developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment.
It expands on the team-based competitive multiplayer of its predecessor, while also adding PvE content and story-based missions.
Check out how the older maps look at different times of day along with getting another look at the reworks for Bastion and Sombra.
Bastion gets a new Ultimate and can move around in Sentry mode while Sombra can hack foes in stealth and reveal them to teammates.
Overwatch series executive producer Chacko Sonny is leaving Blizzard Entertainment, it's been confirmed.
These will be showcased on September 25th at 5 PM PT. Pro teams that were knocked out will be participating in the exhibition match.
The next season of the esports league begins in April 2022 with more details on various aspects like roster construction to be revealed.
Activision-Blizard is looking to coincide the release of the sequel with the start of next year's season of Overwatch League.
"Going forward, in-game characters will no longer be named after real employees and we will be more thoughtful and discerning about adding real world references in future Overwatch content," Blizzard ...
Speaking to "multiple people close to my original source," leaker Metro says that a release in 2022 "does not seem likely anymore."
Technical director John Lafleur says that though Blizzard will "focus on making sure all of the gameplay-related features get in", the Switch version will be lacking "some of the higher end visual enh...
With new hair shader tech, Baptiste embodies more of the combat medic role. Meanwhile, Sombra has various circuitry in her new outfit.
The acclaimed hero shooter is making a huge change in the sequel. Will it really spell disaster or blaze a new path forward for the series?
There will be "major changes to how the hero plays."
"Folks across the world will be seeing before too long what we're up to," says World of Warcraft director Ion Hazzikostas.
The new mode will replace Assault in Competitive play.
Blizzard felt having two tanks made the game played too slowly.
The development team will sit down and play through new maps while discussing changes.
"I want to make that as compelling as we possibly can," says Aaron Keller, the game's new director.
Development on Overwatch 2 is "continuing at a good pace."
Here are all the different ways that Blizzard's sequel is improving.
"I think we need some more time till we can say it's perfectly polished in the way that we want it," says game director Jeff Kaplan.
New objectives, new routes in established maps and much more teased.
New looks for Widowmaker, Pharah, McCree, and Reaper also unveiled.
The Opening Ceremony kicks off at 2 PM PT on February 19th.
New Weekly Challenges for Baptiste, McCree, and Reaper also revealed.
Blizzard is scheduled to release new titles next year though.
The online event takes place on February 19th to 20th and is free to watch.
Adding further fuel to rumors of development progressing slowly.
Blizzard are reportedly considering delaying the game's launch.
Game director Jeff Kaplan reiterates that an update is coming soon.
This will be the first new look at the title since BlizzCon 2019.
Blizzard Entertainment discuss creating "longer missions" with "more elaborate encounters."
Blizzard is placing a great deal of its chips on the game's PvE content.
The tweet has since been deleted.
Director Jeff Kaplan talks about Hero Missions and how they will approach endgame content.
"We have always considered Overwatch as a universe that we want to tell stories in," says lead writer Michael Chu.
The healing character gets her origins dug into.
Overwatch returns with much more to offer.
Offering few changes with the same events pained the development team, as per director Jeff Kaplan.
"If I'm a player of the game, this feels right and fair," says director Jeff Kaplan.
"Leaks are very interesting in that they have more of a moral impact on the team than anything else," says game director Jeff Kaplan.
Director Jeff Kaplan also says the game is "absolutely a sequel".
The sequel will be discussed again at BlizzCon 2020, says director Jeff Kaplan.
The idea is to encourage players to experiment with multiple different characters.
Director Jeff Kaplan confirms that it's not Sojourn, who was recently showcased.
Cosmetics from the first game will also carry over into the sequel.
The shooter features new maps, hero abilities and a brand new PvP mode.
Several established heroes also seem to have new looks in the sequel.
New heroes, modes and maps are also included.
The sequel will apparently be revealed at BlizzCon 2019.
Development team members want to keep community engaged with current game.