At Blizzcon earlier this month, the workshop behind Overwatch introduced a brand-new playable character for the hero shooter: Moira, a healer with incredibly elusive and also damage-dealing capabilities. Last night, she became available to use PC and gaming consoles– and wouldn’t you know it, Blizzard is making the video game totally cost-free to experiment with this weekend, beginning today.
DON’T FORGET: You can play Overwatch FREE on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One starting tomorrow at 11AM PT!
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) November 17, 2017
Blizzard revealed Moira with none of its common teasing build-ups, yet the hero must be a wonderful respite for gamers who have actually been requesting for a brand-new healer. While she’s something of a potluck character with capabilities recycled from a couple of other heroes, even more, a variety of support characters has actually been on the community’s wish list for a while.
Moira’s biotic abilities enable her to contribute healing or damage in any crisis. While Biotic Grasp gives Moira short-range options, her Biotic Orbs contribute longer-range, hands-off damage and healing; she can also Fade to escape groups or remain close to allies in need of support. Once she’s charged Coalescence, Moira can save multiple allies from elimination at once or finish off weakened enemies.
There’s no word on when the brand-new Overwatch map Blizzardworld, additionally revealed at this year’s Blizzcon, will certainly come to the video game. In the meantime, new gamers can try out the hero shooter from 11 am PT today up until 11:59 pm on Monday, November 20th.