Dark Horse To Publish The Art Of Overwatch And An Overwatch Comics Anthology This Fall

by Staff

Dark Horse and Blizzard Entertainment are teaming up to release three new volumes relating to the Overwatch franchise, including The Art of Overwatch, The Art of Overwatch Limited Edition, and Overwatch: Anthology, Volume 1.

In case you’re not familiar, Overwatch is a team-based shooter for PC, PlayStation4, and Xbox One that features 24 different heroes—each with their own arsenal of weapons and abilities.

The Art of Overwatch explores the creative process behind the creation of the game, and will contain never-before-seen art and commentary by the development team.  The 9” x 12” hardcover contains over 300 pages and retails for $49.99.

The Art of Overwatch Limited Edition comes packaged in a clamshell box with magnetic clasps with an acetate slipcover featuring one of the game’s heroes, Tracer. The book also comes with two portfolios containing a total of three prints chosen by the Overwatch team. The 9” x 12” limited edition hardcover contains over 300 pages and retails for $100.00.

Overwatch: Anthology, Volume 1 is also hardcover collection, but contains twelve issues of Overwatch comics, written and illustrated by a creative team including Matt Burns, Michael Chu, Robert Brooks, Micky Neilson, Nesskain, Bengal, and more. The comics provide backstories of many of the game’s heroes, and the book contains over 140 pages. It retails for $19.99.

The Art of Overwatch and The Art of Overwatch Limited Edition go on sale October 24, 2017, and Overwatch: Anthology, Volume 1 goes on sale October 10, 2017.

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