When the game releases, you can expect the free-to-play live experience to feature regular seasonal updates and a Battle Pass featuring new content such as heroes, game modes, maps, cosmetics, and more.
“When Overwatch 2 launches on October 4, it will be a replacement for the current Live Service,” said Keller.
The AMA also reiterated that all cosmetics and loot boxes will transfer over to Overwatch 2 upon release.
The original Overwatch’s days seem to be numbered as a standalone product as it will integrate with Overwatch 2.
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