FPS Overwatch PC Early Access Open Beta Available Now

An Early Access beta for Blizzard Entertainments first person shooter, Overwatch is now available on PC. Players looking to join the early access phase of the Open Beta scheduled to run May 3-5 can do so by pre-ordering the game or by pre-ordering Overwatch with UK retailer GAME.

Throughout the Open Beta, players will have access to Overwatch’s full roster of heroes, maps, and launch-day features—including Custom Games, Loot Boxes, and Weekly Brawl with no content restricted. With 21 heroes available and four different game mods across 12 different maps including Temple of Anubis, Volskaya, Industries Dorado, Route 66, Watchpoint: Gibraltar Hybrid: Hollywood, King’s Row, Numbani, Ilios, Lijiang Tower, and Nepal.

Below you can find the PC System Requirements for Overwatch:

Operating system: Windows 7/Windows 8 /Windows 10 64-bit (latest Service Pack)
Processor: Intel Core™ i3 or AMD Phenom X3 8650
Video: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 460, ATI Radeon HD 4850, or Intel HD Graphics 4400
Memory: 4 GB RAM
Storage: 30 GB available hard drive space
Broadband internet connection
1280×780 minimum display resolution

Overwatch’s beta opens up to the public on Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC May 5-9.

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