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Overwatch hosting anniversary event

Posted on May 18, 2021 by (@NE_Brian) in News, Switch


Overwatch is hosting a new anniversary event, which will highlight the game modes players have enjoyed across the years on a daily rotating schedule. Winter Wonderland, Halloween Terror, Summer Games, Archives, and Lunar New Year brawls will all make a return on specific days and all seasonal cosmetics will also be available to unlock.

Here’s information about rewards and cosmetics plus a trailer:

New Way to Earn Rewards
  • This year, we’re introducing a new way to earn rewards for Anniversary.
  • Play 9 / 18 / 27 games in Quick Play, Arcade, or Competitive Play to earn rewards
  • Winning games doubles your points 
New Cosmetics
  • Legendary Skins:
  • Black Cat Sombra
  • Funky Baptiste
  • Junkfood Junkrat
  • Venus Moira
  • Gladiator Doomfist
  • Epic Skins:
  • Week 1: Cybermedic Ana
  • Week 2: Bird of Paradise Echo
  • Week 3: 8 Ball Wrecking Ball

The Overwatch anniversary event will run between May 18 and June 8.

Source: Blizzard PR

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