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Overwatch 2: early access, new hero … his visit to the Xbox Bethesda conference summary


Game News Overwatch 2: early access, new hero … his visit to the Xbox Bethesda conference summary

Surprise, Blizzard is present on the Xbox Bethesda conference! It was Overwatch 2 that opened the festivities for the publisher, announcing a release date for its early access as well as a new champion.

Overwatch 2 present at the Xbox Bethesda conference!

While we were waiting for news of Overwatch 2 on June 16 during the next livestream organized by Blizzard, the second episode of the license passed a surprise head during the Xbox Bethesda conference. Probably upstream of the acquisition of Activision Blizzard by Microsoft, formalized at the beginning of the year. The studio released a roughly two-minute trailer interspersed with first-person gameplay footage that provided little new information, but some of which was worth checking out.

Overwatch 2: new hero, early access… what you need to know

The trailer opens with the return of Overwatch’s guard heroes, followed by the presentation of a new playable hero (tank) named Jung Queen. She is armed with an ax that she can spin and throw, and a pistol. It is the second new hero (after Sojourn) announced that has not yet been able to be tested by players since it

In addition, the trailer also revealed (in part) the announcements reserved for June 16 during the live scheduled by Blizzard. It will address the economic model of the game and the action plan for seasonal content However, the major announcement of this trailer lies in the future early access of the title. Overwatch 2 will be available in early access on next october 04.

About the Summer Game Fest

What is Summer Game Fest?

No E3 this year, but we can still count on another world-class event: the Summer Game Fest, a big show dedicated to announcements of video games to come this year or the following years. It was in 2020 that journalist and host Geoff Keighley launched this now unmissable festival for the first time. Last year, the show featured stunning images from Elden Ring; so inevitably, the third iteration raises high expectations.

When does Summer Game Fest 2022 start?

The Summer Game Fest is this Thursday, June 9 at 8 p.m. The show will once again be followed by a Day of the Devs session devoted to the independent scene.

How to follow the Summer Game Fest 2022?

On HelloSolar.info, we will react live to announcements from the LeStream channel alongside Maxildan and Aymeric Lallée in particular. The show will also be directly visible as a teaser on HelloSolar.info’s homepage. And for those who prefer reading, you will of course find our news throughout the conference. A written summary will also be available

What is the program for Summer Game Fest 2022?

Among the games not to miss, there is in particular the heir to Dead Space, The Callisto Protocol, which shows us its first gameplay images. For its part Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 2 presents us with its first level. Also on the program: Gotham Knights, Cuphead: The Delicious Last Course, the first game from Aaryn Flynn’s studio (ex-Bioware) Nightingale, the JRPG One Piece Odyssey, the free-to-play Warframe or even Planet of Lana. Geoff Keighley further announced: “We have a few new game announcements for this show and hopefully a few surprises if all holds together. But it’s definitely a show that mostly focuses on things that are foretold.”