All the new heroes coming to Overwatch 2 won't be instantly playable at launch, and that is since you'll have to unlock them on the free observe of the sport's battle move.
Overwatch business chief and vp of Blizzard Jon Spector revealed this on Twitter final night time following leaks and rumors that said the brand new heroes would should be unlocked within the battle move, which is a paid premium move that rewards gamers for leveling up by means of it akin to passes seen in Fortnite and different video games. That’s partly true in that sure, new heroes will should be unlocked by means of the battle move however Spector clarified on Twitter that these heroes will likely be on the free observe of the battle move.
“Addressing some incomplete data posted early about our Overwatch 2 Battle Go – we’ll be sharing all particulars forward of launch, however need to verify that new Overwatch 2 heroes will likely be accessible on the free observe of the Battle Go.”
Addressing some incomplete data posted early about our Overwatch 2 Battle Go – we’ll be sharing all particulars forward of launch, however need to verify that new Overwatch 2 heroes will likely be accessible on the free observe of the Battle Go.
— Jon Spector (@Spex_J) September 8, 2022
As you may see, you received’t have to pay any cash to unlock the brand new heroes in Overwatch 2. Nonetheless, it might nonetheless take a while to unlock these heroes relying on the place they’re on the free observe. Solely time will inform however fortuitously, we don’t have to attend an excessive amount of longer to seek out out as a result of Overwatch 2 is out Oct. 4.
Within the meantime, examine how Xbox boss Phil Spencer says Overwatch will come to Xbox Sport Go after which try why we expect Overwatch 2 seems like a very completely different sport. Examine how cross-progression is coming to Overwatch 2 after that.
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