Overwatch opens up the Workshop on PTR
The Overwatch game mod tool the Workshop is now available on the Public Test Realm on PC.
Video game news headlines delivered to your inbox daily. Click here to subscribe.
|From Blizzard Entertainment:|
Overwatch players, modders, and budding game developers can now create games in ways previously unimaginable with a new feature—Workshop! Within Workshop, players can create a Script to add Rules and unique play Conditions on top of the established Overwatch game modes they already know and love. Rules can do many things, like change how a hero's movement and abilities work, modify how players are damaged or healed, or even display text under certain circumstances. Games created by Workshop will live on the Custom Game Browser.
Workshop is now available on the Public Test Realm (PTR) on PC. To access Workshop and start creating a script, while in game, click Play > Game Browser > Create > Settings > Workshop.
The Overwatch team is offering two new game modes created through Workshop to give players an idea of what's possible:
For more info on Workshop, you can visit a full blog outline how to use the feature. playoverwatch.com/en-us/news/22938941