Overwatch Competitive Mode Release Window Pushed to Mid-To-Late July [UPDATED]

on June 1, 2016 2:00 PM

This seems to be more of a PR plunder than an actual delay, with Blizzard clarifying via Twitter that the game mode is still slated for June:


(Original story below:)

Despite Overwatch’s game director, Jeff Kaplan previously announcing that a ranked-only competitive mode would release sometime during June, recent Twitter exchanges suggest this is no longer the case.

The official Overwatch Twitter received a few questions regarding the Competitive Play mode, a couple of recent fan questions revealed that the mode’s release window had been pushed back to mid-to-late July.

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