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Overwatch: Origins Edition now available to preorder on Xbox One

Blizzard’s multiplayer shooter can now be purchased and pre-loaded on Xbox One, Major Nelson has announced.

Posting on Xbox Wire, Major Nelson confirmed the pre-order availability of the game in select regions.

Overwatch: Origins Edition will retail for $99.95 in the US, with a UK price yet to be confirmed. Those with plans to order early will bag a number of goodies.

“Pre-order Overwatch digitally and receive the special Noire skin for the deadly and ruthless Widowmaker. In addition all digital pre-orders, get 48 hour early access to the BETA! In addition upon game release you will get a unique dynamic theme.”

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You will also gain access to character skins inspired by other Blizzard universes such as World of Warcraft and Heroes of the Storm.

Overwatch is set to launch on May 24 for PS4, Xbox One and PC. The open beta will begin on May 3 for all platforms.

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