What’s Playing on Battle.net: Late June 2021
Elizabeth Caledonia “Calamity” Ashe from Overwatch plays by her own rules. Slinging dynamite and blasting through every firefight, she fearlessly shoots her way into the fray and turns battlefields into brawls of explosive magnitude. Want to learn how to call the shots and confront the future on your own terms like Ashe? Check out what’s ahead so you can plan and play by your rules.
Every few weeks, we sample some of the limited-time highlights, upcoming events, and other “don’t miss” occasions to help you hit important dates and maximize each in-game moment.
Now live: Ashe’s Deadlock Challenge
It’s time to get your hands dirty—Ashe’s Deadlock Challenge is here. Now through July 5, win games to earn explosive loot and collect a slew of new rewards, including the Deadlock Ashe skin. Plus, check out the first chapter of Deadlock Rebels, a new Overwatch novel by Lyndsay Ely.
Check out Overwatch cross-play
With the release of cross-play, you can team up and play Overwatch with friends regardless of your preferred platform. Everyone who logs in by the end of 2021 will receive a Golden Loot Box to celebrate!
WORLD OF WARCRAFT
Coming June 29: Patch 9.1, The Chains of Domination
Return to the Maw with the restored strength of the Covenants and strike back at the Jailer. Brave a new area of the Maw, breach the Sanctum of Domination raid dungeon in the heart of Torghast, discover the new mega-dungeon Tazavesh, the Veiled Market, and more.
Now live: Burning Crusade Classic Arena season 1
Burning Crusade Arena Season 1 has begun calling forth the finest combatants in all of Outland to converge and compete in three arenas. Step into the arena, champion, and test your mettle.
HEROES OF THE STORM
Now live: New balance patch
The latest balance patch recently hit the Heroes of the Storm, bringing adjustments to a slew of heroes and some minor gameplay updates. Experience the changes firsthand during your next visit to the Nexus.
PTR update: Diablo III patch 2.7.1 now testing
The two-week testing period for patch 2.7.1 has begun, and Sanctuary needs your help to quell the surging tides of demons. Check out unique buffs, class and balance changes, and a new season theme before the patch goes live.
CALL OF DUTY
Now live: Black Ops Cold War and Warzone Season 4
Brace for impact: Season 4 is here. Play the limited time “Ground Fall” event and tackle objectives pertaining to the new Black Ops Cold War content and to the new Points of Interest in Warzone. Completing these objectives will reward you with items and XP; complete every challenge and you’ll receive an Epic Secondary Weapon Blueprint.