Published by the giant that is Blizzard Entertainment. Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer online first person shooter. Based around 25 heroes for you to pick, (which is updated with new ones), all with their own unique abilities and traits. Every hero plays differently, so mastering their abilities is the key to success. Heavily based around team play, you need to work together to achieve the win.
Play Your Role
4 Role catergories, Offense, Defense, Tank and Support. Whether you’re engaging in combat on the front line, providing defensive cover with your energy shield, or supporting your allies by amplifying their damage, every hero’s abilities are designed to be effective as part of a team. Learning to utilize your abilities in concert with your teammates is the key to victory.
There are currently 6 Game modes available within 12 maps. Each one with the own hiding places and ledges to find out, making ideal ambush or vantage points.Each map also has places where you can find first aid kits, to help out in sticky situations. The game modes consist of:-
Attackers escort a payload to a delivery point, while defenders strive to keep the payload from reaching its destination before time elapses.
Attackers fight to capture a series of objectives; defenders hold them off until time runs out.
Attackers first capture a payload, then escort it to its destination; defenders attempt to hold them back.
Capture the flag
Two teams of six players compete to capture the enemy team’s flag while defending their own.
Two teams fight to hold a single objective at a time; the first team to win two rounds wins the match.
Each team strives to eliminate all opponents in 1v1 or 3v3 scenarios
While playing Overwatch you we level up, and each time you level up you will receive a loot box to open. You are also able to purchase these in blizzards store in-game. Loot boxes give you a chance to obtain credits, so you can buy customize-able options for your heroes. You will also receive either new costumes for you heroes, voice lines, spray can designs, portrait frames.
Overwatch is also very big in the E-sports scene, with competitions all the time. With it being shown on Twitch Tv, you can watch and learn from the Pros.