The developers of esports discipline think about shooting an Overwatch big-screen movie.
MCV portal took an interview with the head of Blizzard Entertainment consumer department, where he revealed the desire of the company to shoot Overwatch movie. He thinks that Overwatch is not just a game or a discipline, but it has a thought-out world that will help to extend the audience and attract more attention to esports discipline.
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The project may start right after the premier of the first movie based on Call of Duty, that is planned to appear on the screens in 2018.
We should remind you that previously Blizzard Entertainment released several short animated films about the heroes and the events in Overwatch world. One of the cartoons was dedicated to Bastion, and it won the Audience Award Choice on Webby Awards, and annual award for internet industry.