Blizzard adds Game Browser to Overwatch




Blizzard has added a Game Browser to the shooter Overwatch. The browser is an addition to the Custom Game mode, where players can make their sessions with their own rules. With the browser, it is possible to obtain sessions of others.

Overwatch players can start a session with rules either via the Custom Game mode. It is possible, for example, ‘Hero abilities’ movement and speed to adapt or players to give more ‘health’ or to do more damage with their weapons. There are Capture the Flag versions of the maps Nepal, Lijiang Tower, Ilios and Oasis added.

It is possible to make public sessions so they are visible to everyone in the Game Browser. Private sessions are also possible, so that players can only participate by invitation. Further, there is a ‘friends-only’ option.

can search through the Game Browser is to sessions with certain rules. Before that players can enter a keyword, or filter the list by court, or character mode. According to Blizzard Game Browser is a first version and get players back even more control with a new version.

Along with the release of the Game Browser Blizzard has a large number of changes to Overwatch. The full patch notes explaining any changes to the maps and characters are on the forum Blizzard.


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