Overwatch (ASL Map)

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[e][h]Overwatch
Map Information
Creator:
[Ragnarok]Valkyrie
Tileset:
Desert
Size:
128x128
Spawn Positions:
4 at 1,5,7,11
Versions:

1.3

Leagues Featured:



Description[edit]

Overwatch (오버워치) is a map that was first introduced in the Afreeca Starleague Season 1.[1] It was commissioned by Afreeca for the ASL tournament and created by [Ragnarok]Valkyrie.

Various updates were released over the early rounds of the tournament (download link).

Notable Features[edit]

  • Desert tileset, unusual for maps in recent years.
  • Very open center, allowing for flanking maneuvers.
  • Very open and vulnerable 3rd base.
  • 4th base can be shelled from a distance[2]
  • Rush distances:[3]
    • Horizontal - 30 seconds
    • Vertical - 32 seconds
    • Diagonal - 42 seconds

Changes[edit]

  • 1.1 changes
    • Added more building space in mains
    • Slightly modified the mineral layout
  • 1.2 changes
    • Modified mineral layout at 5 and 11
    • Modified terrain for SimCity purposes
    • Number of minerals in expansion increased
  • 1.3 changes
    • Fixed a unit pathfinding bug that could cause units to get stuck in terrain
    • Terrain around the 5 and 11 mains modified slightly for wall-in purposes

Changelog taken from a TeamLiquid thread.[4]

Map version images[edit]

Wall Ins[edit]

Terran and Protoss

Notable Games[edit]

Overwatch (ASL Map) South Korea Terran Last Last opens with a bunker rush. The game gets even more interesting from there. This match highlights the notable features of the map very well: The vulnerable 3rd base, the cliffs next to the natural, and the wide open center all play a part in deciding the outcome.
South Korea Protoss BeSt
Date: 2016-07-24
Patch: VOD

Recent Games[edit]

This automatically generated table shows the 10 most recent games with VODs and can be modified here.
DateTimeTournamentOpponentVs. OpponentVOD
2016-09-1005:30 UTCASL Season 1Shuttle Protoss South KoreaSharpSouth Korea Terran SharpWatch VOD
2016-08-2910:00 UTCASL Season 1Last Terran South KoreaShuttleSouth Korea Protoss ShuttleWatch VOD
2016-08-2804:00 UTCASL Season 1Sea Terran South KoreaSharpSouth Korea Terran SharpWatch VOD
2016-08-2210:00 UTCASL Season 1Flash Terran South KoreaLastSouth Korea Terran LastWatch VOD
2016-08-2104:00 UTCASL Season 1Jaehoon Protoss South KoreaShuttleSouth Korea Protoss ShuttleWatch VOD
2016-08-1610:00 UTCASL Season 1hero Zerg South KoreaSeaSouth Korea Terran SeaWatch VOD
2016-08-1410:00 UTCASL Season 1Sharp Terran South KoreasSakSouth Korea Terran sSakWatch VOD
2016-08-0710:00 UTCASL Season 1Sharp Terran South KoreaJaehoonSouth Korea Protoss JaehoonWatch VOD
2016-08-0710:00 UTCASL Season 1PianO Terran South KoreaJaehoonSouth Korea Protoss JaehoonWatch VOD
2016-08-0210:00 UTCASL Season 1Larva Zerg South KoreaPianOSouth Korea Terran PianOWatch VOD

Statistics[edit]

Terran vs. ZergZerg vs. ProtossProtoss vs. TerranMirrors
Map#ΣTerranZergTerran%ΣZergProtossZerg%ΣProtossTerranProtoss%TerranZergProtoss
Overwatch (ASL Map)1554180.0%----53260.0%4-1

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