If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy.

Nintendo announces Overwatch is officially coming to Switch

Overwatch has just been officially announced for Nintendo Switch.

During today's big Nintendo Direct, the company officially confirmed Overwatch is indeed coming to Switch. The game is due for release October 15.

Although this announcement was meant to be a surprise, it was spoiled by a couple of earlier leaks, one of which happened just this morning. Overwatch on Switch has been requested since the console's launch, and Blizzard never outright confirmed it's something the developer is working on.

This was all seemingly smoke and mirrors, because Overwatch will soon be available on Nintendo's platform.

About the Author

Sherif Saed avatar

Sherif Saed

Staff Writer

Whether it's news, reviews, or interviews - Sherif is always eager to tell you about video games. He plays shooters more than a sane person should, and occasionally has the skills to show for it.

Support VG247

You give us money, we give you an ad-free reading experience, merch discounts, a newsletter every month, and elite status amongst your friends.

See more information

Comments

More News

Latest Articles

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 Merch