Category: Overwatch

2018 Overwatch Contenders, invited teams, livestreams and more

The Overwatch Path to Pro program has been significantly expanded for 2018. There will be three Overwatch Contenders seasons this year, with a total prize pool of more than $3 million USD to be won worldwide. By embracing regional leagues and launching new ones, Overwatch Contenders is now operating in Europe, North America, South Korea, China, the Pacific region, Australia,...

Play Overwatch Free February 16–19 on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One

Blizzard Entertainment If you haven’t already had the opportunity to suit up and save the world as one of the heroes of Overwatch, now’s your chance. From February 16–19, we’re calling on all prospective agents: assemble your team and dive in during the Overwatch Free Weekend on PC, PlayStation 4, or Xbox One! For this free weekend, we’re making Overwatch’s full roster of...

Overwatch – Seasonal Event: Lunar New Year 2018

Overwatch – Seasonal Event: Lunar New Year 2018 Lunar New Year has returned to Overwatch! From now until March 5, 2018 we’re celebrating the festivities with updates to our Capture the Flag mode—including a competitive Capture the Flag Mode and Sudden Death—on a brand-new map, Ayutthaya. Players can unlock their favorite Lunar New Year-themed items from last year along with...

Attend the Fiesta Bowl Overwatch Collegiate National Championship in Tempe, Arizona

Tespa Rush to Tempe, Arizona, for the Fiesta Bowl Overwatch Collegiate National Championship, on the campus of Arizona State University, to witness the crowning of the top collegiate Overwatch team in the country. All the action, including the semifinals, finals, and an exhibition match between Arizona State University and University of Arizona, goes down on February 17. Tickets and event...

Overwatch – New Cosmetic Unlocks Video

Overwatch – New Cosmetic Unlocks New cosmetics are now available in Overwatch! Unlock over 100 new items—including skins, sprays, emotes, voice lines, and more—for all 26 heroes. Available now on PlayStation® 4 in standard Loot Boxes and the Hero Gallery.

New Overwatch map: Blizzard World

Blizzard World is now open to the public! Overwatch’s brand-new hybrid Assault/Escort map is set in an amusement park celebrating the Warcraft, StarCraft, and Diablo universes. Charge the gates of Stormwind, sneak through the Nexus Experience, and guide the payload through areas filled with high ground, flanking routes, and environmental hazards. Blizzard World is playable on PC, PlayStation 4, and...

What to Watch For at the Overwatch World Cup

Blizzard Entertainment The journey that began 10 months ago has finally arrived at its thrilling conclusion—the 2017 Overwatch World Cup playoffs at BlizzCon, located in Anaheim, California. EIght national teams from Australia, Canada, China, France, South Korea, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States will battle it out on the biggest Overwatch stage of the year (thus far) to...