Recent News


Take flight in Mercy's Recall Challenge!

Fly into action and take up the mantle of the Valkyrie in Mercy’s Recall Challenge! Bring the new Overwatch short story, “Valkyrie” to life with story-inspired content available to unlock for a limited time.
Nov 5

Revving Up the Engine—Overwatch 2 “Evolving the Art” Panel Recap

In case you missed it at the show, we’ve got details about what’s ahead for Overwatch 2 and how the team is evolving the game’s art and technology.
Nov 2

Story Missions, Hero Missions, Push Maps, and more–Overwatch 2 “What’s Next” Panel Recap

At the “What’s Next” panel led by Jeff Kaplan and Aaron Keller, BlizzCon 2019 attendees got to hear all about what’s coming in the highly anticipated Overwatch sequel.
Oct 31

BlizzCon Sale: Get Overwatch® for $14.99

Get Overwatch® for $14.99 now through November 3!
Oct 14

Overwatch on Nintendo Switch launch protocols: Everything you need to know

The launch of Overwatch on the Nintendo Switch is just around the corner! To make sure you're ready for deployment on October 15, we've put together a series of launch-day protocols so you'll know what to expect, how best to prepare, and when you'll be able to jump in and officially begin your fight for the future.
Oct 1

Level Up Your BlizzCon® 2019 Home Experience With the Virtual Ticket

Unlock commemorative extras for your favorite Blizzard games and take your BlizzCon viewing to the next level, whether you’re watching at home or on the go.
Sep 20

Gear Up to Show Up for the 2019 Overwatch World Cup

Jerseys, jackets, and caps for the 46 participating countries available now!
Sep 17

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 18

Jump into action with Baptiste’s Reunion Challenge

Explore Baptiste's war-torn past in "What You Left Behind," a new short story by Alyssa Wong. Through July 1, earn awesome rewards—including the epic Combat Medic Baptiste skin—by winning games and watching Overwatch on Twitch.
Jun 13

Meet the Top 10 Countries and All Committees

The people have spoken!
Jun 11

Overwatch League Replay Viewer: See Matches From a New Perspective

Experience Overwatch League from any perspective with the Overwatch League Replay Viewer! Use professional esports observer tools from the comfort of your own computer to customize your viewing experience.
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 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 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.
Feb 18

Overwatch Lunar New Year 2019 Skin Fan Art Spotlight

Leading up to the Overwatch Year of the Pig event launch, six different community artists brought this year’s new skin concepts to life in their own personal styles.
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!
Jan 2

Winter Wonderland 2018 Skin Fan Art Spotlight

Just before Overwatch: Winter Wonderland launched, six talented community artists helped us bring our holiday-inspired skins to life, each crafting a work of art in their own unique visual style.
Dec 20

Holiday Sale: Save 50% on Overwatch®

Give the gift of Overwatch® or treat yourself and enjoy 50% off through January 6!
Dec 20

Overwatch Winter Wonderland Gear Available Now

Jingle all the way with Overwatch Winter Wonderland–themed toys, collectibles, and more from the Blizzard Gear Store!
Nov 30

Help Us Decorate!

The holidays are quickly approaching, and we'd like to celebrate with YOU, our talented community.
Nov 20

November Sale: Save up to 66% on Overwatch®

Save up to 66% 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!