Overwatch Closed Beta Starts on October 27
Blizzard’s Overwatch is getting a beta on October 27.
The game was originally announced at BlizzCon last year, and it can be categorized with Hi-Rez’s Paladins, and Gearbox’s Battleborn in that sub-MOBA genre. The closed beta will lauch on October 27 on PC, which you need to sign up for in order to get invited. On weekends, the beta will be open for more people to participate, mainly to perform server stress tests. The first beta test weekend is planned for after BlizzCon.
Overwatch is a PC-exclusive, and still doesn’t have an exact release date.