Blizzard and the Overwatch team are excited to celebrate our 2-Year Anniversary! From May 23rd through June 12th, players can login to Overwatch on PC, PlayStation and Xbox One to experience the event.
The anniversary will bring in a host of new content, including more than 50 new cosmetic items and the new Deathmatch map, Petra! Additionally, the event will bring back all seasonal cosmetic items, as well as most of the past seasonal brawls. Please see below for additional details:
- The Anniversary event will include more than 50 new items, including 8 new Legendary skins and 3 epic skins
- New dance emotes have been added for Doomfist, Moira, and Brigitte
YOUR FAVORITES ARE BACK
- The Anniversary event will bring back previous seasonal cosmetic items including your favorite dance emotes from last year’s event
- Past seasonal brawls are returning to the Arcade and will be rotated daily, including those found in Overwatch: Archives
- The Anniversary event will introduce the brand new Deathmatch map, Petra.
- In addition to Petra, Deathmatch will include a new “Competitive Mode,” which will include placement matches, skill rating tiers, and leader boards
- Players who login for the Anniversary event will receive one bonus Legendary Anniversary Loot Box, which will guarantee one Legendary item
- Players who purchase the 50 Loot Box Bundle will receive one bonus Legendary Anniversary Loot Box
- All previous Seasonal Event loot will be included in loot boxes during the duration of the event
- Overwatch and the Anniversary event will be playable during our Free Weekend event, which will run from May 26th through May 29th
- For those playing Overwatch on PlayStation, a PlayStation Plus account WILL NOT be required to play during Free Weekend
- A new version of Overwatch, Legendary Edition, will be released digitally on May 23rd
- Legendary Edition will include sets of Legendary, Epic and Origin skins for a total of 15 skins with purchase