Overwatch, a free-to-play online shooter game is one of the more popular shooters available. Players have a variety of weapons to choose from, and they can customize their characters before each match starts by creating a character. And with the large number of characters to choose from, players have many options for each match.
The shooter game itself is based on the concept of “healing” the characters. The “heal” is needed to keep the characters alive. In a fashion similar to game genres such as “cracking the whip,” players take control of their characters and have to keep the characters alive by killing the opposing players.
Each character has a health bar that shows how much damage they can take and still stay alive. Characters will become less useful the higher their health bar becomes. When a character’s health bar is depleted, the player needs to leave the screen and restart the match. For some characters, the last thing that they need is to be killed off, but they cannot be healed unless they’re on the “death” meter.
There are different modes of play in the game. Competitive multiplayer matches that have teams battle it out to see who wins. However, there are also matches that come with an objective and have teams have to complete the mission.
Teams may even switch teams during a match, and some may even go from defending to attacking, which is also known as “all for one for all.” There are times when teams that are not on the same team get paired up against each other. This is called “tagging” in the game.
In this mode, a group of players is paired up with another group of players. In most cases, these two groups fight to capture points throughout the map. These “capture” points may be in the formof “grabs” (giant objects that players must jump over) or “bombs” (defensive turrets). Once the points are captured, the team with the most “points” wins.
Then there are “capture the flag” matches. In this type of match, one team has to guard a point, while the other team has to try to grab the flag and bring it back to the defending base. If the defending team gets to the base before the other team, then they win.
Just because the game is free does not mean that it is not a fun game. A lot of the aspects of the game are customizable with the amount of points, players have. Some of the weapons available have a cool look and have options such as firing “tanks” that work like big shotguns, large machine guns, and other cool options.