Blizzard entertainment has this week released a short animated movie entitled Recall, which it has released to whet your appetite preparation ahead of the games upcoming beta development stage but will take place during May of this year.
The new Overwatch multiplayer game is now available to pre-order and offers early access to the Overwatch Open Beta for you and a friend. Early Access starts from May 3rd to May 4th 2016 and is only available via participating retailers.
“Recall” tells the story of Winston—a genetically engineered gorilla and brilliant scientist who longs for the days of heroism to return. In this episode, we explore Winston’s thoughts and memories as he wrestles with the decision to recall the agents of Overwatch, all while the forces of Talon stage an attack on his laboratory in the abandoned Watchpoint: Gibraltar.
The Overwatch game will be officially launching after the beta gameplay development stage in the same month on May 24th. The Overwatch Open Beta is your opportunity to play all 21 heroes before launch.
Clash on the battlefields of tomorrow and choose your hero from a diverse cast of soldiers, scientists, adventurers, and oddities. Bend time, defy physics, and unleash an array of extraordinary powers and weapons. Engage your enemies in iconic locations from around the globe in the ultimate team-based shooter. Take your place in Overwatch. The world needs heroes.
Source: Major Nelson