Recent News

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

Overwatch Anniversary 2018 Infographic

With our anniversary celebration in full swing, we wanted to share a few of the fun milestones that Overwatch crossed in its second year.
May 24

Phase Two of Overwatch World Cup Voting Begins

And the Competition Committee nominees are….
May 22

Save $20 on Overwatch® Legendary Edition

New edition of Overwatch includes an array of bonus epic and legendary skins.
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.
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 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 10:00 a.m. PDT.
May 8

Unlock Pink Mercy and Help Support Breast Cancer Research

Show your support for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation as Overwatch's brilliant scientist and guardian angel, Mercy, in her new Pink skin—available for a limited time.
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.
Inside Blizzard
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 11

Overwatch Archives Challenge

Each week during Overwatch Archives, we’ll be hosting Retribution and Uprising mission challenges featuring some of your favorite streamers and community personalities.
Apr 9

Get Ready for BlizzCon® 2018

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 9 and Saturday, May 12, 2018.
Apr 6

Introducing Flash Ops!

A new way to celebrate Overwatch with friends.
Apr 4

Overwatch Digital Comic: “Retribution”

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

[ARCHIVE] Overwatch Officials Respond to Attack on Oslo Facility

Commander Jack Morrison responds after Oslo attack.
Mar 28

Join us on the Overwatch Payload Tour

Group up with us on the Overwatch Payload Tour at PAX East April 5-8.
Mar 27

Announcing the 2018 Overwatch World Cup

The global celebration of Overwatch returns.
Mar 21

Story Update: Brigitte Q&A

What’s the history behind Brigitte’s armor? Where did she get her name? Lead Writer Michael Chu answers players’ lore questions in this Q&A.
Mar 15

Inspired: Community Artist Nesskain on Brigitte

Artist Kim-Seang "Nesskain" Hong, who’s worked on a number of Overwatch pieces including an inspiring rendition of Brigitte, discusses his favorite thing about the latest Overwatch hero, his painting process, and why he loves the game.
Mar 1

Welcome to Season 9 of Competitive Play

Get ready to sharpen your skills, perfect your strategies, and test your mettle—Season 9 of Competitive Play has begun!
Feb 28

New Hero First Look: Brigitte

An engineer with peerless armor-constructing abilities, Brigitte Lindholm is a valiant squire who fights on the front line to protect her allies.
Feb 24

Story Update: A Letter From Torbjörn to his Wife

The lore archive’s first entry is a letter from Torbjörn to his wife, Ingrid, following an omnic ambush in Istanbul.
Feb 16

February Sale: Save 50% on Overwatch

Get a cool 50% off Overwatch now through February 26!
Feb 12

Play Overwatch® Free February 16–19 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.
Jan 22

Overwatch Cosmetics Update Countdown

Our cosmetics update is almost here! Join us as we reveal some of the new collectibles—including sprays, emotes, skins, and more—coming soon to Overwatch.
Jan 1

Welcome to Season 8 of Competitive Play

Get ready to sharpen your skills, perfect your strategies, and test your mettle—Season 8 of Competitive Play has begun!