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The online multiplayer shooter Overwatch Blizzard comes out on May 24, according to a now deleted advertisements on the US version of game website IGN. The banner was also an announcement for an open beta which runs from May 3rd.

Overwatch IGN A visitor of the website made ​​a screenshot of the advertisement and put it on NeoGAF. On the game is no date yet website, and advertising is now no longer visible. Besides the data appears from the advertising also that placing a pre-order the game early provides access to the beta. This offering should end on 29 April.

Overwatch is a new franchise from Blizzard and publisher that in 2014 announced during the company’s own BlizzCon event. The game is an online multiplayer shooter and works with classes. Each of these classes has its own strengths, weaknesses and best fit for example, an offensive, defensive, or support playing style.

Overwatch has already been through a number of closed beta and that the game would come out in the spring of 2016 showed already last November. During the last game, the beta consisted of three different modes, and a mode that is in combination of two of these. Payload is a mode in which an object is moved to the end of a playing field. The purpose of the group is defending the attackers to stop their progress; the purpose of the attackers is to bring the object to the end point. Point Capture is the task of the defending team to retain control over certain areas and it is the task of the attackers to conquer these areas. Hybrid is a mode that begins with a portion ends with Point Capture and Payload.

In the most recent closed beta Control was added as mode. In this mode, two teams on a number of areas. When the control of an area is achieved than is progress made to the actual conquest of it. The team that gets the first 100 percent wins the round. Overwatch coming out for the PC, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The PC versions cost from 39.99 euros for the digital basic version and 49.99 for the Origins edition. The versions for consoles will cost from 59.99 euros.

Update 8/3: Meanwhile Blizzard has itself confirmed the date and a trailer for the game with the official release date went online.


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