Overwatch 2 deep dive: New maps and dynamic environments

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Blizzard Entertainment said that Overwatch 2 isn’t coming in 2021, but it did reveal a bunch of new details at its BlizzCon Online event today.

Jeff Kaplan, game director of Overwatch 2 — the shooter sequel to Overwatch — said in a presentation with leaders on the team that the game will have a wider range of environments for battles through the world. The team unveiled two new maps: Rome and New York.

Rome’s look emphasizes the blend of “romantic” old-world architecture with modern enhancements, such as The Colosseum alongside a new stadium. New York is set in a 1920s art deco style, with futuristic elements for landmarks like Grand Central Station. It

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