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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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20 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 32 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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Rukus_
Rukus_ Jun 8 2012, 12:37am says:

Good in concept but in execution it falls flat because all it comes down to is build up enough shotgun combine to do a mass rush and you win 9/10 times.

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WaffleAndy
WaffleAndy Jun 3 2012, 12:26am says:

This mod DEFINITELY needs more players! It's amazing :D

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Grievous1
Grievous1 Jun 3 2012, 8:48am replied:

true words! :D

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reros77
reros77 May 29 2012, 3:14pm says:

i will an sever cause the game is sooo fraking amazing :O

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BladeRunner162
BladeRunner162 May 27 2012, 10:09am says:

Fantastic sutff. Going to reinstall now.

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Dønny
Dønny May 27 2012, 7:38am says:

'tracked'

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Eliteassault
Eliteassault May 25 2012, 9:38pm says:

This mod seriously needs more players,it's really good!

+7 votes     reply to comment
CreAtive320
CreAtive320 May 20 2012, 11:17am says:

I can't find any servers , actually it finds 2 servers but they are empty ;( wanna play this game x.x

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Tufst1.1
Tufst1.1 May 12 2012, 6:15pm says:

Do you guys think you could put a date out for the update. I mean its almost been getting to be a quarter to a half a year.

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AndY
AndY May 13 2012, 11:43am replied:

We actually set a date at our last meeting. We'll be putting up a news post soon with the "traditional" release trailer. :)

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