Official: Blizzard Launches Overwatch on Nintendo Switch with Better Management

The Internet first started talking about Overwatch for Nintendo Switch back in late August, when Amazon published a branded case.

Now the “big N” held a Nintendo Direct, where they confirmed the guesses.


Nintendo announced Overwatch for NintendoSwitch. Gamers asked for the port at the release of the hybrid console and waited. Overwatch for Nintendo Switch will receive maps, heroes and updates from older versions, as well as additional control options. For example, the player will be able to adjust the aim using the accelerometer and control the movement of some characters.

Overwatch Legendary Edition will be released for Nintendo Switch on October 15, 2019 with a price tag of $40. For pre-ordering, players will receive three months of Switch Online subscription, as well as a bonus in the form of a skin for the Widow.