Tuesday, 22 May, 2018

Overwatch now has 40 million 'players'

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Other anniversary happenings include the Petra map being put into the Deathmatch rotation, and a new Competitive mode to be added to Deathmatch to boot. Two years during which Blizzard's popular competitive multiplayer shooter won numerous awards, started its own esports league and built up a player base more than 40 million strong.

On top of all this, Blizzard have announced the release of the Overwatch Legendary Edition. "And this is a great opportunity for us, the Overwatch team, to celebrate you all and the fantastic things you've done for the game, all the awesome content you've created for the game".

"Petra is lovely. There are some really fun gameplay elements to it as well", Kaplan continued. He also said that there will be a lot of diversity in the type of heroes that can play on the map. For example, there is a mega health pack in the very center of the map in an area that becomes increasingly risky as the match goes on.

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The second Overwatch Anniversary Event will run as from next Tuesday, 22 May 2018, to 12 June 2018 on all platforms. There's parts of the map that are great for open, long-range heroes. The 50-box bundle will also come with one Legendary loot box.

The anniversary loot box comes with a guaranteed anniversary item and the opportunity to get any item from any of their previous seasonal events. This means events such as Halloween Terror and Winter Wonderland will be available again plus all seasonal brawls like Lucioball and Yeti Hunt are coming back. As far as more new content goes, players can check out a new batch of Anniversary skins, including eight new Legendary skins.

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