For the fans of Overwatch, Blizzard is prepping something huge for them. That is because the studio is set to release an art book based on the very lore of the game. Judging by the way it looks, this one here is definitely going to be huge.
According to WWG, the video game company is set to release The Art of Overwatch book sometime this October. Although the release date has yet to be finalized, the studio has already confirmed its upcoming arrival. Thanks to it, players will get an overview of how the developers went through the process of creating the game.
The Overwatch art book mentioned above will mainly feature Blizzard's creative process, which includes character design and world mapping, among others. It is basically the studio's way of giving the fans a window to its development structure. That alone is the kind of thing that any fan of the game would love to acquire.
The Art of Overwatch will be made available into two different editions -- namely, the Standard and the Collector's. The Standard edition will be priced at $49.99, while the Collector's edition will be for $100. The main different of the said editions is the latter's fancier packaging, as it comes "in a beautiful clamshell box with magnetic closure."
COG reports that the said limited edition would also include an acetate slipcover that features the most popular hero in Overwatch -- Tracer, that is. There will also be two portfolios that contain a total of three prints personally picked by the Overwatch team.
For players and fans who are interested in The Art of Overwatch, they may now pre-order it via Amazon. It is definitely a great deal, given the fact that it gives the community a look-see at the creative process of the Overwatch team.