Blizzard Entertainment have announced that their eagerly anticipated class based multi-player shooter Overwatch is release on consoles and PC on May 24th 2016! A brand new trailer revealing the date has been released too – check it out below:

“In Overwatch, players join the ranks of a legendary force of soldiers, scientists, adventurers, and oddities, and clash on the battlefields of a near-future Earth. The game features a diverse cast of 21 heroes—each with their own unique arsenal of extraordinary weapons and incredible abilities. Teamwork is critical as players complete objectives, swap heroes on the fly, and combine their powers to game-changing effect—the action is intense, immediate, and fun.”

Blizzard have also announced that an open beta of the game will be coming to consoles as well as PC. In order to take part you just need to pre-order Overwatch digitally or at selected retailers. More details can be found on the Overwatch blog by clicking this link.

Man, I’m so excited for Overwatch. I spent a ton of hours on the PC beta (you my boy, Winston) and I just can’t wait to play the full release. May 24th can’t come soon enough!!


Overwatch is coming to Playstation 4, Xbox One and PC on May 24th 2016. Find out more on the official website through this link.