Overwatch beta kicks off this fall, new characters announced

By Stephany Nunneley
6 March 2015 17:33 GMT

Blizzard is on a roll today at PAX East, and the latest announcement from the developer pertains to Overwatch, the first-person team-based multiplayer shooter announced at BlizzCon 2014.

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According to Blizzard the beta will start in the fall. You can sign up for the beta here.

The two characters announced were Zarya and Jesse McCree who looks like Clint Eastwood from The Outlaw Josey Wales.

You can find out more on the characters through the respective links and looks over screenshots of the characters and the Gibraltar map below in the gallery.

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