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The nations of the earth are under assault. As the omnic forces of Null Sector launch a barrage of surprise attacks around the world, the planetâ€™s governments and militaries prove quickly outmatchedâ€”and the remnants of the fearless strike force once known as Overwatch rally to make a valiant stand. Now the worldâ€™s heroes must each decide whether to answer the call to reemerge, reunite, and serve as a beacon of hope in a new era of crisis.
Overwatch 2 is the globe-spanning sequel to Blizzard Entertainmentâ€™s acclaimed team-based game, building upon theoriginalâ€™s battle-honed foundation and carrying forwardeverything players have earned into a new era of epic competition and team play. In addition to clashing against rivals in PvP modes, players will explore the Overwatch universe firsthand in whole new ways in fully cooperative missions that challenge the worldâ€™s heroes to team up, power up, and take on an overwhelming outbreak of threats around the globe.
HEROES RISE AND VILLAINS EMERGE IN
The battle continues in Hero Missions, where heroes are called upon to go beyond their limits as they deploy across the world, defending cities against robot invasions, taking on elite Talonagents, and battling the villainous forces laying siege to the world.In this highly replayable mode, players can level up their heroes and earn powerful customization options that supercharge their abilities, granting the extra edge they need to overcome the odds. Choose whether you want Reinhardtâ€™s Fire Strike to ignite nearby enemies, or modify his hammer to swing with increasingly blazingspeed; modify Meiâ€™s Endothermic Blaster so frozen foes take more damage and shatter into deadly ice shards; and more.
A NEW ERA OF EPIC COMPETITION
Overwatch 2 also renews Blizzardâ€™s commitment to continue supporting the existing Overwatch community. Current Overwatch players will battle side-by-side with Overwatch 2players in PvP multiplayer. In addition, current Overwatch players will be able to play Overwatch 2 heroes and maps, ensuring the core PvP experience remains dynamic and vital for todayâ€™s community in the Overwatch 2 era.
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