Recent News


Build yourself up with Bastion’s Brick Challenge

Grab your bricks and build yourself up by completing Bastion’s Brick Challenge! Play games and watch streams to earn new content inspired by LEGO® – including the new legendary Brick Bastion skin.
Jul 18

Introducing Role Queue

Introducing Role Queue, an update to Overwatch’s matchmaking and queuing system that gives players the power to choose which role they play in their games.
Jun 13

Meet the Top 10 Countries and All Committees

The people have spoken!
May 27

Overwatch Europe Anniversary Sweepstakes

Celebrate the third Overwatch Anniversary and enter to win some Overwatch-themed loot!
May 23

Introducing Overwatch Replays: See Your Past Games From New Perspectives

Experience your past Overwatch games from a whole new perspective with the Replay feature, now available on the Overwatch Public Test Realm (PTR).
May 21

Overwatch Anniversary 2019 Brawl Schedule

Fight yetis, score goals, and neutralize omnic threats... but you’ll need to plan your schedule accordingly.
Apr 25

Announcing the 2019 Overwatch® World Cup

The global Overwatch® competition celebrating national pride returns to BlizzCon.
Apr 25

Welcome to BlizzCon® 2019!

BlizzCon® is returning to the Anaheim Convention Center on November 1 and 2, and tickets go on sale in two waves on May 4 and May 9. Here’s everything you need to know to get ready!
Apr 24

Introducing the Overwatch Workshop

Create games in ways previously unimaginable with the Workshop!
Apr 7

[LOCAL] How Don Rumbotico's international fame is slowly erasing its founders from the narrative

Journalist, Marise Solis, weighs in on the end of a family's legacy and community treasure.
Feb 27

Overwatch Europe Paris Map Sweepstakes

Celebrate the launch of our new Paris map by entering to win some Overwatch-themed souvenirs from the City of Light.
Feb 22

Bon Voyage: Paris Travel Guide

Paris is a city of hidden gems, search out the speakeasies and hidden places as you roam the city. The right word might get you into a place you never knew existed.
Feb 21


New information has surfaced about Captain Cuerva’s missing strike team. My agents have recovered Cuerva’s personal log. The last entry is dated 27 August, at 0430 hours, from Ti Ôtel Lanbi in Port-de-Paix. Transcript below.
Jan 8

Get Back in the Fight with Ana’s Bastet Challenge

Prove yourself as a powerful guardian by completing Ana’s Bastet Challenge! Unlock new content inspired by the latest Overwatch short story “Bastet” in-game for a limited time.
Jan 2

Welcome to Season 14 of Competitive Play

Get ready to sharpen your skills and perfect your strategies—Season 14 of Competitive Play has begun!
Inside Blizzard
Dec 20

Holiday Savings on Blizzard Games and Activision PC Titles on

Ring in the holidays by giving the gift of gaming with these big savings and bundle deals on Blizzard
Dec 14

Overwatch Europe Winter Wonderland Sweepstakes

Celebrate the holiday spirit by entering our sweepstakes to win some Overwatch-themed loot!
Inside Blizzard
Dec 3

Blizzard Gift Card

Have you ever wanted to give a friend a few Loot Boxes for Overwatch? Or gift that epic Luminous Starseeker mount to your World of Warcraft guildmate? Or a Hero Skin from Heroes of the Storm, or some Card Packs in Hearthstone? Good news! We’ve got you covered with one simple solution — Blizzard Gift Card.
Nov 26

Overwatch Cosplay Battle: Creation phase

Teams of top cosplayers from the UK, Germany, France, Spain, Italy, and Russia are bringing Overwatch heroes to life by creating amazing costumes based on your votes.
Nov 20

November Sale: Save up to 62% on Overwatch®

Save up to 62% off Overwatch® now through November 28!
Nov 15

Play Overwatch® Free November 20–26 on PC, PlayStation®4, and Xbox One!

There’s never been a better time to become an Overwatch agent with our longest Free Trial ever. If you’re ready to join your friends on the payload, now's your chance.
Nov 5

New Hero First Look: Ashe

Leader of the notorious Deadlock Gang, Ashe is a rebellious gunslinger who plays by her own rules.
Nov 1

Welcome to Season 13 of Competitive Play

Get ready to sharpen your skills and perfect your strategies—Season 13 of Competitive Play has begun!
Oct 31

Overwatch World Cup Viewer: A New Way To Experience Esports

Witness the epic competition of the Overwatch World Cup from any perspective in real time. The Overwatch World Cup Viewer puts professional esports observer tools at your fingertips for full control of your viewing experience.
Inside Blizzard
Oct 31

2018 Pumpkin Contest Winners

The winners of this year's pumpkin-carving contest have been chosen -- and they're monstrously spectacular. We'd like to thank everyone who participated this year, and we can't wait to see your mad scientist skills in action again next time around. Check out all of the creepy, incredible, and creative winning pumpkins here.
Oct 29

Marcin Rausch’s Hero Story

Marcin Rausch is the founder of the Academic League, the largest collegiate esports league dedicated to students all around Poland.