Livestream will consist of player vs. gameplay.

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The Overwatch community may still become reeling from the departure of Jeff Kaplan, but Blizzard is still hard with work for the game’s follow up. Now, the business is almost prepared to show off the particular fruits of that labour: Overwatch 2 game movie director Aaron Keller recently announced the two-hour Overwatch 2 livestream event to show away from player vs. gameplay, brand new maps and much more.

“In the particular past when we’ve spoken about Overwatch 2, we have focused a lot upon co-op and story part from the game, but PvP are at the core associated with what Overwatch feel thus special,” Keller stated within a recent developer upgrade video. “So, on May 20th, the Overwatch plus Overwatch League teams will become putting together a livestream where we’ll talk a lot more about the PvP part of the game.”

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He cautions viewers that every thing they’re showing off remains under development and susceptible to change, but highlights the big event as a chance in order to show off new road directions and talk about the particular philosophy behind the style changes that will become implemented in the follow up. It’s only the starting, too: Keller says a lot more updates about Overwatch 2’s PvP modes will become revealed later in the particular year and that the particular team will host the developer AMA on Reddit on May 24.

Blizzard confirmed with CNET that this event will start with 12 p.m. REHABILITATION for the PlayOverwatch YouTube plus Twitch channels on May 20.

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