Overwatch is an upcoming multiplayer first-person shooter in development by Blizzard Entertainment. Unveiled at BlizzCon 2014, the game emphasizes cooperative gameplay using a cast of various “heroes”, each with their own abilities and roles within a team.
The game recently featured an open beta earlier this month that was played by more than 9 million players and was in fact the most successful open beta ever. Overwatch is a highly anticipated title that is expected to enjoy a huge success comerically and in the e-sports scene.
The official live time is the same globally: 00:00AM BST on 24th May
If you’ve pre downloaded the game that means you can jump straight into the action at midnight tonight (UK time) and we definitely recommend getting a head start in the game and begin unlocking some of the awesome skins and emotes right from the very start.
Are you planning on jumping in on Overwatch as soon as the servers to live? What hero are you going to start with? Let us know by leaving a comment below.