Overwatch’s subsequent Rebellion occasion might not be a retread of King’s Row in spite of everything.
Overwatch has already introduced the return of Rebellion, a limited-time co-op occasion highlighting the backstory of Overwatch’s world. To this point, the one factor Blizzard has confirmed is that Rebellion will likely be our second alternative to play the favored King’s Row mission. That mentioned, a brand new trailer suggests Blizzard might have much more in retailer for us.
The trailer opens as a pc accesses “Archives File 0382”. What follows is a step-by-step retread of final yr’s Rebellion occasion – a narrative mission starring Tracer, Mercy, Reinhardt, and Torbjörn, together with new skins and content material for different Overwatch characters. It’s all fairly thrilling, however acquainted if you happen to performed the King’s Row mission already.
Then the twist: Because the video concludes, our consideration is directed to “Archives File 0274”.
And… that’s it.
Blizzard clearly needs to generate some buzz and pleasure for the subsequent Rebellion occasion, and hypothesis is already working rampant. The Archive File quantity suggests this new mission will happen earlier than the King’s Row assault, maybe as different heroes face down the Omnic risk. The excellent news is we are able to doubtless count on additional Rebellion trailers within the coming weeks with extra particulars.
Overwatch’s second Rebellion occasion will run from April 10-30.