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In Overwatch, you control one of several heroes in competitive 6-person team shooting matches. Battle over objectives, take down the other team, and achieve victory.

In Overwatch, heroes do battle in diverse locations around the world. From the technological marvel of Numbani to the manufacturing powerhouse of Volskaya, each map has a unique layout and specific win conditions that your team must meet in order to secure victory.


Soldiers. Scientists. Adventurers. Oddities.

In a time of global crisis, an international task force of heroes banded together to restore peace to a war-torn world:


It ended the crisis and helped to maintain peace in the decades that followed, inspiring an era of exploration, innovation, and discovery. But after many years, Overwatch's influence waned, and it was eventually disbanded.

Overwatch is gone… but the world still needs heroes.

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Game Information

Release Date 24th May 2016
Publisher Blizzard Entertainment, Square Enix
Total Rating 86%
Content Rated T (Teen)
Game Modes Multiplayer
Player Perspectives First person
Genres Shooter, Strategy
Themes Action, Science fiction, Comedy
Platforms PC (Microsoft Windows), PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch