Overwatch trailer: Warcraft-esque video game screening new footage in theaters | EW.com


See the Overwatch trailer that's heading to theaters


If you’re looking for something to replace or complement your World of Warcraft obsession, Overwatch is coming next spring. While Blizzard Entertainment recently put the game’s closed beta on hiatus, a new trailer has arrived that will be coming to theaters. 

The cinematic footage, titled “We Are Overwatch,” will make “its debut in select theaters nationwide,” according to the descriptor. So, if you’re seeing Star Wars: The Force Awakens this weekend, keep an eye out. Shown are various characters from this sci-fi world, including the spectacled gorilla Winston and the angelic Mercy, helping everyday citizens.

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Overwatch is a team-based shooter game set in a future world featuring matches that pit “a diverse cast of soldiers, scientists, adventurers, and oddities against each other in an epic, globe-spanning conflict.”

The game will be released on PlayStation 4, Windows PC, and Xbox One.