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Overwatch is a cooperative asymmetric multiplayer Real-Time Strategy Shooter (FPS/RTS hybrid). Overwatch is powered by the Source engine and is set in the Half-Life² universe.


Overwatch 1.5.0 (& OST) Released!


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21 comments by AndY on Jun 3rd, 2012

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It's finally here! After a whopping 555 day wait since our last release, version 1.5.0 is ready for the masses!

→ What is Overwatch?

Overwatch is a cooperative asymmetric multiplayer Real-Time Strategy Shooter (FPS/RTS hybrid) powered by the Source engine and set in the Half-Life² universe. It pits a team of rebels playing cooperatively in first-person (the Resistance) against one player who assumes the role of commander to the Combine forces (the Overwatch), controlling units and the environment around them from a bird's-eye view.

→ What's NEW in 1.5.0?

With 515 changes made to the code, level and game files, 1.5.0 packs quite a few surprises! Check out all the juicy details and six in-game screenshots in the previous news post, or skip right to the action-packed trailer below! (Changelog)


→ Grab the Game!

Already have Overwatch installed? You can use the included Game Updating Utility to update to the latest version with only the click of a button (click here for instructions). On the other hand, if you're new to Overwatch, hello! Just grab the installer right here and you'll be up and running in no time.

→ Listen to the Original Soundtrack!

If you love listening to the high-intensity in-game music that plays while you dominate Combine forces or pound on rebel fighters, you definitely need to get your hands on Overwatch's 68 minute-long OST! All 18 tracks are currently available on CD Baby and are coming soon to iTunes, Spotify and many other stores and music streaming sites.

Want a small taste? Then listen to the two preview tracks included in the last news post!

Overwatch: Citadel Core

→ What's Next?

While this will likely be the last major update we release for the mod, the Overwatch saga is far from over. Version 1.5.5 is already being put together (and is targeted for release within a few months of 1.5.0), and aside from tweaks and minor improvements, it'll feature a fourth new level created by a member of our community!

And let's not forget Intruder Alert! which packs the same popular and fun gameplay found in Overwatch. We have a tall stack of plans for IA! (and are working hard to get that first release out), so be sure to follow our progress on its awesome-looking IndieDB profile.

→ Time for Fun!

Join us on one of our official Overwatch servers (listed here) and get ready to duck when you hear that mighty Strider roar!

We'll be scheduling playtime events on our Steam Group every now and then, so be sure to keep an eye on that calendar. We look forward to playing with you all!


Enjoy the release!


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Overwatch (Client Files/ZIP)

Overwatch (Client Files/ZIP)

Aug 25, 2010 Full Version 9 comments

Public release of Overwatch (ZIP file). The archive includes all game files needed to play the mod. For server files (SRCDS), please visit our Community...

Overwatch (Client Files/Installer)

Overwatch (Client Files/Installer)

Aug 20, 2010 Full Version 33 comments

Public release of Overwatch. The installer includes all game files needed to play the mod. For server files (SRCDS), please visit our Community website.

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FSugar
FSugar Jan 25 2014, 9:41am says:

this mod is dead, 1 server no players

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HCsapien
HCsapien Feb 9 2014, 10:57pm replied:

They should get an active FB-page going or something. That way people can easily plan out events and tell eachother when they're on.

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HCsapien
HCsapien Jan 21 2014, 8:01am says:

I am in a server for about five seconds before pops up; "Disconnected invalid steam user ID"

I tried your solutions and they don't work. Any tips welcome, I'd -LOVE- to play this at some point. Exactly what I've been looking for.

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XxDarKJakXx
XxDarKJakXx Nov 13 2013, 8:43pm says:

Anyone want to join me do it now.

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Tecnoboy
Tecnoboy Oct 14 2013, 8:17pm says:

anyone still plays this.... Msg. me if you do PS. is there a way to play with bots?

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MottyZ
MottyZ Oct 7 2013, 4:46pm says:

Help, I get an error on startup "CFileSystem_Steam :: Init () failed: failed to find steam interface"

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katil9696
katil9696 Aug 10 2013, 4:12pm says:

2 servers are still open, i play on the EU one with 7 other folk.

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Laeresh
Laeresh May 23 2013, 9:50am says:

If anyone is up for a game, add me on Skype: shys_aelaes

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Dannydaninja
Dannydaninja Apr 13 2013, 9:23am says:

Awesome work guys, not a lot of people playing though, you should just do a mini-update to get everyone playing again.

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