A job posting on Blizzard's career website drew speculation that new game modes are coming in Overwatch 2.
Blizzard is hiring a Game Designer to work out of its offices in Irvine, CA focusing on Overwatch 2. While the job listing doesn't necessarily confirm new game modes are coming in the sequel, it seems the new designer will be focused on creating new modes.
Take a look at the job listing below.
Blizzard Job Listing Hints at New Overwatch 2 Game Modes
" Soldiers, scientists, adventurers, oddities…Designers! We are the Overwatch team, passionate gamers at heart, and we’re looking for a new hero to help us make Overwatch 2 - the globe-spanning sequel to Blizzard Entertainment’s acclaimed team-based game," Blizzard said in the listing.
Under the job's responsibilities, Blizzard said the new hire will, "Work with team leadership to design and implement new game modes and other game systems."
Blizzard also has a job listing for a Game Producer working on Overwatch's World and Maps. It has the same introduction as the Game Designer listing meaning this hire would focus on Overwatch 2 as well.