Watch The Last Bastion Overwatch Animated Short Right Here

August 18, 2016 Written by Jason Dunning

At gamescom earlier today, Blizzard debuted The Last Bastion, the fifth animated short for Overwatch. Clocking in at just over seven minutes, The Last Bastion tells the origin story of the transforming robot:

“The Last Bastion” follows the forgotten battle automaton, Bastion, as it unexpectedly reactivates after laying dormant in the wilderness for over a decade. Fascinated by its unfamiliar surroundings, the curious omnic begins to investigate, but quickly discovers its core combat programming may have a different directive…

You can watch the other Overwatch animated shorts in this YouTube playlist.

Next month will see the Eichenwalde map added to Overwatch. For 17 minutes of gameplay from the map, check out this video from IGN:

If you haven’t booted up Overwatch yet today, a new update is waiting for you on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

[Source: Game Informer]