- Wide array of unique heroes
- Comprehensive team-based objectives
- 3D Cartoon-ish Artwork Graphics
- Publisher: Blizzard
- Release Date: 2015
- Platform: PC
- Genre: Sci-fi Shooter
- File Size: 50GB
- Free: Yes
- PVP: TBA
Overwatch is an team-based online first-person-shooter developed by Blizzard for PC. The game features a broad selection of heroes categorized by their role types: Offense, Defense, Support, and Tank. Overwatch is set in a sci-fi world where players can wield futuristic weapons to obliterate their opponents. Currently, Blizzard has released an introduciton of 12 playable heroes each with its own unique skills and weapon specialties.
Overwatch Game Modes:
- Payload – The attacking team’s objective is to move the payload to a delivery point, while the defenders must halt the attackers’ progress until time runs out.
- Point Capture – Two teams battle over control of the map, one team on offense, the other on defense. The attackers’ goal is to capture critical objectives, while the defenders must maintain control over them until time runs out.
Overwatch Heroes / Classes:
- Tracer – The former Overwatch agent known as Tracer is a time-jumping adventurer and an irrepressible force for good.
- Reaper – The Reaper is an extremely volatile mercenary, a ruthless and remorseless killer responsible for terrorist attacks across the world. He has fought in many armed conflicts in the last decades, showing no loyalty to any cause or organization.
- Widowmaker – Widowmaker is the perfect assassin: a patient, ruthlessly efficient killer who shows neither emotion nor remorse.
- Winston – A super-intelligent, genetically engineered gorilla, Winston is a brilliant scientist and a champion for humanity’s potential.
- Pharah – Fareeha Amari’s commitment to duty runs in her blood. She comes from a long line of highly decorated soldiers and burns with the desire to serve with honor.
- Reinhardt – Reinhardt Wilhelm styles himself as a champion of a bygone age, who lives by the knightly codes of valor, justice, and courage.
- Symmetra – Symmetra literally bends reality. By manipulating hard-light constructs, she crafts the world as she wishes it to be, in hopes of engineering a perfect society.
- Torbjorn – At its height, Overwatch possessed one of the most advanced armaments on the planet, which could be traced to the workshop of an ingenious engineer named Torbjörn Lindholm.
- Bastion – Once a frontline combatant in the devastating Omnic Crisis, this curious Bastion unit now explores the world, fascinated by nature but wary of a fearful humanity.
- Hanzo – Mastering his skills as a bowman and an assassin, Hanzo Shimada strives to prove himself as a warrior without peer.
- Mercy – A guardian angel to those who come under her care, Dr. Angela Ziegler is a peerless healer, a brilliant scientist, and a staunch advocate for peace.
- Zenyatta – Zenyatta is an omnic monk who wanders the world in search of spiritual enlightenment. It is said that those who cross his path are never the same again.
Overwatch Official Website
Overwatch Gameplay Trailers
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Overwatch Minimum System Requirements
INTEL CPU: Core 2 Duo E8200 2.66GHz
AMD CPU: Phenom II X2 545
Nvidia GPU: GeForce GTS 250
OS: Windows 7 x64
Direct X: DX 11
HDD Space: 50GB