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It does not take long before Blizzard's first multiplayer shooter Overwatch appears. Before the release on May 24 for PC, PS4 and Xbox One the title from 3 May start in a Vorbesteller- and from 5 May in an open beta.

It can be the individual classes and maps of Shooters try, as in the previous alpha and beta phases. Below we have the important information about Preload, scope and duration of the beta summarized.

When starts and ends the beta of Overwatch?

Who Overwatch reserved until April 29, is already on Tuesday, May 3 start at 1:00 am. For all other beta phase starts from Thursday, May 5, at 1:00 am. The end of the beta is for Monday, May 9, at 19:00 scheduled in the evening.

Where can I find the download for the beta client of Overwatch?

For the PC version is a free Battle.net account (can here create) and the Battle-net software required (download here). In the software starts Installation of Beta by clicking on the Overwatch icon on the left side.

The Clients for PS4 and Xbox One you can find the beta in the digital stores of the respective systems. Those who do not will find it, use the search. "Overwatch: Open Beta" is then the corresponding beta client.

What are the system of Overwatch?

There are all about the hardware requirements of Overwatch.

How big is the download of the Overwatch beta?

On the PC, the download is 6 gigabytes in size.

I need Xbox Live Gold or PS Plus?

On the PS4 is no PS Plus membership required to play the beta, on Xbox One however, an Xbox Live membership is mandatory.

What is the scope of the Open Beta of Overwatch?

Developer Blizzard According to you in the Open Beta Access to all content, which are also at the starting time of the game available. This means a total of 12 maps, 21 heroes, four modes, ranking games, Custom Matches, Brawl week and Lootboxen.

If the beta-progress transferred to the full version?

No, statistics and progress are based on the end of the beta Blizzard reset.

All Overwatch characters and their abilities

Orisa - Tank
Fusion Cannon: orishas automated Mass Driver high damage, but during firing their movement is slowed.

Defensive Protocol: Orisa reduces damage taken temporary and can not be stopped by effects that limit their actions.

Stop !: Orisa hurls a Gravitonladung which can activate it manually. The sphere attracts nearby enemies and slowing them.

Protective barrier: Orisa throws a stationary barrier that protects them and their allies from enemy fire.

Super Booster: Orisa is a power amplifier that increases the damage of allies caused in their viewing area. " data-lbx-number ="1"><b>Orisa - Tank</b><br>Fusion Cannon: orishas automated Mass Driver high damage, but during firing their movement is slowed.<br><br>Defensive Protocol: Orisa reduces damage taken temporary and can not be stopped by effects that limit their actions.<br><br>Stop !: Orisa hurls a Gravitonladung which can activate it manually. The sphere attracts nearby enemies and slowing them.<br><br>Protective barrier: Orisa throws a stationary barrier that protects them and their allies from enemy fire.<br><br>Super Booster: Orisa is a power amplifier that increases the damage of allies caused in their viewing area.
Sombra - Attacking
Submachine gun: Sombras fully automatic submachine gun has a light scattering.

Hacking: Sombra hacking opponents so they can not use any abilities for a short time. You can also chop first aid packages to make them useless for opponents.

Thermo Optical Camouflage: Sombra is invisible for a short time. At the same time it receives a significant speed boost for this period. When attacking, using offensive skills or takes damage, the camouflage is lifted.

Teleportation: Sombra is a teleportation receiver. You can teleport back to the location of this receiver immediately, while active (also possible in the air).

EMP: Sombra sets in a large radius free of an electromagnetic pulse, thereby enemy barriers and shields are destroyed. In addition, all enemies will be chopped in the effective range." data-lbx-number ="2"><b>Sombra - Attacking</b><br>Submachine gun: Sombras fully automatic submachine gun has a light scattering.<br><br>Hacking: Sombra hacking opponents so they can not use any abilities for a short time. You can also chop first aid packages to make them useless for opponents.<br><br>Thermo Optical Camouflage: Sombra is invisible for a short time. At the same time it receives a significant speed boost for this period. When attacking, using offensive skills or takes damage, the camouflage is lifted.<br><br>Teleportation: Sombra is a teleportation receiver. You can teleport back to the location of this receiver immediately, while active (also possible in the air).<br><br>EMP: Sombra sets in a large radius free of an electromagnetic pulse, thereby enemy barriers and shields are destroyed. In addition, all enemies will be chopped in the area of ​​effect.
Ana - Support
Biotic gun: Anas Gewehr fires arrows inflict damage to targets continuously replenish the hit points of allies or. With the goal target of their rifle Ana can zoom in on opponents and so end up precise hits.

Tranquilizer dart: Their secondary weapon Ana fires an arrow, the opponent can pass out. However, once an unconscious foe takes damage, he woke up.

Biotic Grenade: Ana throws a bomb biotic enemies that deals in a small radius around the explosion site damage and heals allies. Met allies receive a short time a larger healing effect of all sources. however, opponents who were hit by the explosion of the grenade, can no longer be cured for a short time.

Nano Boost (Ultimate Skill): When Ana meets its allies with a combat boost, they move faster, do more damage and suffer less damage from enemy attacks." data-lbx-number ="3"><b>Ana - Support</b><br>Biotic gun: Anas Gewehr fires arrows inflict damage to targets continuously replenish the hit points of allies or. With the goal target of their rifle Ana can zoom in on opponents and so end up precise hits.<br><br>Tranquilizer dart: Their secondary weapon Ana fires an arrow, the opponent can pass out. However, once an unconscious foe takes damage, he woke up.<br><br>Biotic Grenade: Ana throws a bomb biotic enemies that deals in a small radius around the explosion site damage and heals allies. Met allies receive a short time a larger healing effect of all sources. however, opponents who were hit by the explosion of the grenade, can no longer be cured for a short time.<br><br>Nano Boost (Ultimate Skill): When Ana meets its allies with a combat boost, they move faster, do more damage and suffer less damage from enemy attacks .

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