Blizzard’s influence on gaming is unquestionable, having redefined and reinvented almost every genre it has set its sights on, including real-time strategy, collectible card games, and MMOs. Wading into first-person shooter waters, specifically the team-based shooter, is a daunting prospect for any company. Even so, Blizzard has done it again, pairing objective-focused play and fast matches that encourage you to pursue objectives rather than kill/death/assist stats.Overwatch’s strength lies in its simplicity and system. Whether you’re slinging Widowmaker’s grappling hook or deflecting incoming projectiles with Genji’s blades, gameplay changes dramatically from one character to another. Overwatch encourages players to swap characters constantly to deal with the ever-evolving nature of a match. With no restriction on multiple instances of the same hero, you and your friends can assemble a traditional tank/support/damage group and push the payload to victory. Overwatch provides a dynamic gameplay experiences that allow anyone to enjoy it immediately, while at the same time rewarding those who seek to become experts. You settle in and learn how to play within mere minutes, but the potential for character mastery and team-centric gameplay go well into hundreds of hours. Overwatch doesn’t have a campaign or any single-player/ offline aspects worthy of note, but its profound ability to provide drastically different experiences with each hero ensures that fresh explorations and hours of renewed enjoyment are a single tap away. Overwatch is an amazing experience. It’s fresh and consistently fun, with matches that are great in random groups, but astonishingly good when played with friends. Blizzard has taken its masterful art of polishing and perfection to the team shooter, and things will never be the same. . However, there are still other things we’d love to see make their way to Overwatch, such as clan/guild support and more robust spectator options. Therefore Overwatch is a must have game for those who like chaos, fun and co-op. Overwatch is now available on Ps4, Xbox one and PC.