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Hit video game Overwatch invites gamers to play for free next weekend

The popular video game, Overwatch, is giving the uninitiated a chance to play with an Overwatch Free Weekend. Xbox One owners will be able to download and play the game on their console between May 26 and 29th . All of the characters and maps will be playable as will a variety of different modes and all progress will carry over if the player ever purchases and plays the game in the future.

Participants will need an Xbox Live Gold membership though no additional codes or signup is needed. The free play weekend will also be happening on PC. PC gamers will need to have a registered Battle.net membership to play.

Overwatch was one of the biggest games of 2016 and quickly garnered itself a large and loyal fanbase in many regions. Have you played Overwatch yet? Let us know in the comments below.

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