Overwatch's Junkrat And Roadhog Introduce The New Map, Junkertown
Junkrat and Roadhog engage in some hijinks.
We'll begin emailing you updates about %gameName%.
As part of its Gamescom preview stream today, Blizzard revealed a number of new details about its games. That included the unveiling of Overwatch's next map, Junkertown.
This Escort map is set in the outback of Australia. It was highlighted in a new trailer (above) which was less a showcase of the map and more of a comedy starring Junkrat and Roadhog. It had a much different feeling from a typical Overwatch video and more closely resembled something you'd expect to see from Team Fortress 2.
Why Detroit: Become Human For PS4’s Most Talked About Mechanic Is Its Worst Skyrim's Most Ambitious Mod Ever: Beyond Skyrim With Red Dead Redemption 2 Coming, Take A Look Back At The Franchise's History Call Of Duty: Black Ops 4 Takes A Gamble With A Nostalgic Mashup Netflix: The Best Movies / TV Shows To Watch In May 2018 The Witcher 3's Lowest Settings Are An Existential Nightmare | Potato Mode Christopher Robin - Official Trailer Battlefield 5's Biggest Changes And New Gameplay Fortnite's New Close Encounters Mode Temporarily Disabled - GS News Update Madden NFL 19 Announced With PS4 / Xbox One Release Date - GS News Update Arrested Development Season 4 Recap: What You Need To Know For Season 5 World War Z - Cinematic Gameplay Trailer
Blizzard hasn't yet said when exactly the map will be released, but it's presumably coming in the near future. Gamescom attendees will be able to try it out this week, suggesting a public release is not far off. An overview video touring the map can be seen along with an image gallery above.
Also new this week is the latest Overwatch animated short. This will debut during a Gamescom stream this Wednesday, August 23. We'll bring that video to you once it's available.