Blizzard has planned to reveal Overwatch 2 updates on Bastion and Sombra and an OW2 exhibition match at the Overwatch League Grand Finals 2021.
Previously, the developers of Overwatch 2 have revealed some changes for Zenyatta and Mercy. Now, they are going to reveal Bastion and Sombra reworks.
‘Overwatch 2’ Bastion, Sombra Reworks Reveal By Blizzard
On September 16, Blizzard announced on Twitter that on September 25 they will reveal new Overwatch 2 updates. It will be shown during the preshow and halftime event at the 2021 Overwatch League Grand Finals, per PC Gamer.
The stream will begin at 5 PM PT / 8 PM ET / 1 AM BT. The stream will reveal Sombra and Bastion’s reworks along with Bastion’s new look. After this, there will be an Overwatch 2 exhibition match played by Overwatch League pros.
A video was attached to the tweet. The clip featured the game developers talking about the updates.
Aaron Keller, the Game Director said that they know that fans want to see more about Overwatch 2. Thus they’ve teamed with their partners at the Overwatch League to give fans some special updates at the pre-show and half-time events of the Overwatch League Grand Finals.
Woo woo woo whee woo whee!
Group up with the Overwatch team on September 25 as we reveal new Overwatch 2 updates live during the @OverwatchLeague Grand Finals.
🛠️ Sombra and Bastion’s reworks
✨ Bastion’s New look
🆚 OW2 Exhibition Match pic.twitter.com/fDdohgGuNA
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) September 16, 2021
Geoff Goodman, the Lead Hero Designer said that they will reveal the reworks of Bastion and Sombra. Character Art Director, Arnold Tsang said that they will have a full breakdown of Bastion’s new look and how it all ties together into Overwatch 2’s design philosophy. Lastly, Keller mentioned a pro player exhibition match.
Viewers can watch Overwatch League Grand Finals on September 25 at 5:00 PM PST on the Overwatch League YouTube channel.
Blizzard hasn’t yet officially announced the release of Overwatch 2. However, according to Dexerto, the company said that they are planning to release the game before the summer of 2022.