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Blizzard Dance and Cosplay Contests at gamescom 2018

Our world-famous dance and cosplay contests will be back this year at gamescom 2018. Visit the Blizzard booth in Hall 7 of the Koelnmesse in Cologne, Germany from August 21-25, and don’t miss your chance to take part! You’ll find the details below.
Jun 27

Overwatch World Cup Group Stage Tickets on Sale Now

Experience the competition in person—in Korea, the USA, Thailand, and France.
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Jun 25

Blizzard European Gear Store Grand Opening

The Blizzard Gear Store is open in Europe!
Jun 6

Overwatch Double XP Weekend | June 8-11

Thanks for a great year, heroes! To celebrate, all players who log in this weekend will earn DOUBLE XP.
May 31

Meet your Overwatch World Cup Competition Committees

The votes are in, and roster tryouts are on the horizon.
May 24

Phase Two of Overwatch World Cup Voting Begins

And the Competition Committee nominees are….
May 24

Show Off Your Baking Skills In Our Overwatch Anniversary Cake Contest

We’re inviting creative gamers to celebrate the Overwatch Anniversary event with us by baking Overwatch-themed cakes, and there are some fantastic prizes up for grabs!
May 22

Save big on Overwatch® Legendary Edition

New edition of Overwatch includes an array of bonus epic and legendary skins.
May 18

Overwatch Archives Challenge – The Winners

Each week during Overwatch Archives, we’ll be hosting Retribution and Uprising mission challenges featuring some of your favorite streamers and community personalities.
May 16

BlizzCon 2018 Benefit Dinner Tickets Sold Out

Tickets to this year’s BlizzCon Benefit Dinner for CHOC Children’s are now sold out—stay tuned for more information on the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket in the coming months.
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May 15

Blizzard at gamescom 2018

The world’s largest interactive entertainment event is coming back to Cologne, Germany this summer… and we’ll be there!
May 14

Play Overwatch® Free May 25–28 on PC, PlayStation®4, and Xbox One!

It's never too late to be a hero. If you haven't already had the opportunity to suit up and save the world, now's your chance.
May 12

Second Batch of BlizzCon Tickets Sold Out

The second batch of tickets to BlizzCon 2018 is now sold out. Keep an eye on the BlizzCon website for updates on events, tournaments, Virtual Ticket info, and more.
May 11

Reminder: BlizzCon 2018 Tickets – Second Batch On Sale This Saturday

If you didn’t manage to get tickets to the main event at the Anaheim Convention Center yet, you'll have another chance to get your hands on some this Saturday, May 12 starting at 19:00 CEST. , when the next batch goes on sale.
May 10

BlizzCon 2018 Tickets – First Batch Sold Out

The first batch of BlizzCon 2018 tickets is now sold out, but you'll have another chance to snag some when the second set goes on sale Saturday, May 12 at 19:00 CEST.
May 8

Unlock Pink Mercy and Help Support Breast Cancer Research

Show your support for the Breast Cancer Research (BCRF) Foundation as Overwatch's brilliant scientist and guardian angel, Mercy, in her new Pink skin—available for a limited time.
May 4

BlizzCon 2018 Reminder: Tickets to the Main Event On Sale Thursday

Get ready for action: the first batch of tickets to the BlizzCon 2018 main event goes on sale Thursday, May 10 at 04:00 CEST at
May 2

Overwatch World Cup Committee Formation Begins

24 countries are locked in—now it’s your turn!
May 1

Welcome to Season 10 of Competitive Play

Get ready to sharpen your skills and perfect your strategies—Season 10 of Competitive Play has begun!
Apr 25


More details have been uncovered from the Venice mission.
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Apr 19

Blizzard Balance Gifting Now Available!

You can now send your friends Blizzard Balance through the Blizzard Shop, making it even easier to give the perfect gift!
Apr 18

Overwatch PTR Now Available - April 18, 2018

A new Overwatch patch is currently in development and now available for testing on the Public Test Region. For information on how to participate and what changes are included in the upcoming patch, read on below.
Apr 11

Enter the Overwatch Retribution Sweepstakes

To celebrate this chance to discover Overwatch’s covert ops Blackwatch division, we’re giving you the chance to win some sweet Overwatch-themed loot!
Apr 9


Blizzard’s celebration of games, esports, and community returns! Tickets to the main event, taking place at the Anaheim Convention Center on November 2 and 3, will go on sale Wednesday, May 10 and Saturday, May 12, 2018.
Apr 4

Overwatch Digital Comic: “Retribution”

When Overwatch’s hands are tied, Blackwatch moves through the shadows to deliver retribution.
Apr 3

Overwatch Officials Respond to Attack on Oslo Facility

Commander Jack Morrison responds after Oslo attack.