As there are many avid Overwatch fans in South Korea, KR players have been longing for a map that features South Korea, the biggest Overwatch powerhouse. Their wishes have finally been granted -- a new map, Busan, will be coming to Overwatch soon! Blizzard announced the new map at the Overwatch Fan Festival taking place in Seoul, South Korea on August 22nd-23rd (KST).
Busan is a control map based on one of the biggest cities in South Korea and features an ancient temple, a downtown area, and the MEKA base; it is also D.Va’s hometown in Overwatch. Players will be able to enjoy the beautiful scenery of the Busan downtown, surrounded with trees dyed deep autumn red. The city includes distinct features of Korean culture depicted with colourful visuals and sounds, delivering Korea to the players as it truly is. David Kang traveled all the way to South Korea in order to accurately capture the beauty of the city.
The Busan map will be available on the PTR from August 22nd 7PM (KST).