Overwatch: Origins Edition Comes to PS4, Xbox One & PC in Spring 2016

November 6, 2015 Written by Jason Dunning

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Update:

Here’s the trailer for Overwatch: Origins Edition, previewing the extra content:

As for the Collector’s Edition, it includes everything in the Origins Edition, along with a visual sourcebook, soundtrack, and 12.8″ Soldier: 76 statue.

Original Story:

Following multiple leaks, Blizzard listed Overwatch: Origins Edition for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC yesterday, before taking down the listing.

Expect the official announcement to happen in a few hours at BlizzCon 2015.

In the image, Blizzard says Overwatch: Origins Edition is releasing in spring 2016 (“expected game release is on or before June 21, 2016”), and all the digital content included will be available by launch. By pre-ordering, you’ll also receive the Widowmaker skin at launch.

Thanks to a leak by GAME, we know 21 Heroes are included inside the Origins Edition, as well as the following additional content:

Five Skins

  • Blackwatch Reyes (Reaper)
  • Strike-Commander Morrison (Soldier: 76)
  • Overgrown Bastion
  • Security Chief Pharah
  • Slipstream Tracer

Overwatch-themed content for several Blizzard Entertainment games

  • Heroes of the Storm – Tracer Hero
  • World of Warcraft – Baby Winston Pet
  • StarCraft II Portraits
  • Hearthstone Cardback
  • Diablo III – Mercy Wings

Amazon also listed an Overwatch Collector’s Edition for $130, though details are unknown at this point.

We’ll let you know once Blizzard officially confirms Overwatch: Origins Edition.

[Source: Eurogamer, Overpwn, IGN]