Overwatch 2 might not be seeing any new story content material submit the preliminary batch of three ranges coming this august, in line with government producer Jared Neuss who spoke in regards to the matter on a current livestream.
In stated stream, hosted by former professional participant and present streamer Emongg, Neuss said: “Do not anticipate the following spherical within the subsequent season or the season after that, or something like that. However it is vitally very similar to looking for that stability between getting it in entrance of gamers rapidly, as a result of we love that story stuff, and giving ourselves sufficient time to make adjustments or add options, or do no matter, to make them extra compelling”.
With the preliminary Overwatch 2 patch that includes the primary wave of story missions beginning August 10, and every season taking 9 weeks to complete. Which means that if Neuss is right, new story content material in Overwatch 2 will not be dropping till 2024.
Overwatch 2 after all was the extremely anticipated sequel to Blizzard's killer new first individual shooter Overwatch, and was offered to the plenty as a serious PvE replace. Quick ahead to 2023 and the preliminary deliberate single participant content material was scrapped, changed with seasonal story missions that goal to inject a little bit of that narrative lustre right into a sport in any other case barren of PvE content material.
However with the approaching months post-August seemingly missing this story content material, controversy continues to encompass the shooter. Not even a month in the past, tensions rose after it was introduced that Activision Blizzard was charging gamers for PvE content material. All this packaged alongside the bitter actuality that Overwatch 1, the sport missing these extra consumer-unfriendly practices, is gone without end.
However what do you assume? How do you are feeling about that point hole between story updates? Tell us!