As shown during a gameplay stream on Thursday, Overwatch 2 will herald some massive changes for the Overwatch player-vs-player modes. The biggest one by far is the removal of one player per team. In the future, teams will run just one tank alongside two supports and two damage heroes.
If you missed the stream, you can rewatch the entire thing here:
Many of the changes Blizzard discussed on the stream are built off of that enormous move to teams sizes, so let’s dive into all of the planned updates that were revealed.
There are going to be lots of changes to heroes, largely because of the 5v5 shift. Tanks are being shifted…