Overwatch – Game Information

Concept: Overwatch is a fast-paced FPS that swings the emphasis away from big body counts and onto team-work, camaraderie and an array of unique heroes to fight with


Format: PC, Xbox One, PS4
Origin: USA
Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment
Developer: In-house
Release: 21 June 2016
Players: 1-12

Developer Profile: Jeff Kaplan joined Blizzard in 2002 before stepping up as a game director for the launch of World Of Warcraft. He would later oversee two expansions. In 2009 he began work on the cancelled MMO Titan, before transforming it into Overwatch.

Developer History:
World Of Warcraft 2004 [PC]
World Of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade 2007 [PC]
World Of Warcraft: Wrath Of The Lich King 2008 [PC]

High Point: Nobody could have predicted World Of Warcraft would be such a wild and enduring success – Kaplan’s early world, quest and dungeon design was inspired at the time.

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