The highly anticipated new shooter from Blizzard launches today in the form of Overwatch, after a successful beta development stage early this year. As well as become a popular game Blizzard is also hoping that the new title will dominate Esport arenas worldwide in the coming months and years.
Blizzard has been predicting strong sales of Overwatch and the company hopes their new IP game will attract large audiences as an e-sport title, but only time will tell. Check out the launch trailer below to whet your appetite.
Overwatch is a new direction for Blizzard and the first shooter which the company has created that puts players in a first person perspective rather than a third person. So would be interesting to see how gamers settling to playing the new title. Overwatch is available to play on PC, PS4 and Xbox One.
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