Over the years, Overwatch has become one of the most well-developed games since it has been out. Now that its four-year anniversary is coming up this coming Sunday, the developers at Overwatch created an event for their amazing fans during this time of celebration and enjoy every single item players will be able to obtain.
The Overwatch Anniversary 2020 Event starts from May 19th to June 9th. They stated on the Overwatch website saying, “Overwatch turns four this year and we’re celebrating with brand new items, including new Legendary skins like Masquerade Reaper, Dragon Mercy, Little Red Ashe, and more!”
Participate in the weekly anniversary Challenges for even more epic rewards. Players can when games in Quick Play, Competitive Play, or the Arcade to unlock sprays, player icons, and stylish skin such as Carbon Fiber Sigma, Fleur de Lis Widowmaker, and Masked Man McCree.
“Did you miss any Overwatch festivities over the previous years? Don’t worry – you’ll be able to unlock items from past events using credits (or by opening Loot Boxes)! Relive the thrill of previous seasonal brawls in the Arcade, with a brawl of the day rotating throughout the Anniversary.” With the Collect Commemorative Loot Boxes, players have a chance to contain items from par Anniversary and other seasonal events. With each purchase the 50th Anniversary Loot Boxes bundle will also contain a bonus Legendary Anniversary Loot Box which will have at least one legendary item.
They also get into detail about the New Patch Notes players are able to obtain during this special event. With this new info they wanted their players across the platform to have convenient access to this update and also make it easier for them to stay up-to-date. To obtain their Patches they stated to, “Select the Patch Notes button on the main menu will display the patch notes in the client, and no longer requires a separate web browser. Patch Notes will show new whenever a game update is available.”
With the new update they added many more communication options so that players can customize their interactions Overwatch. In order for players to pick their favorite, they will need to go to Options, then Controls, and scroll down to the Communication Wheel section. From there, players can choose from one of 26 different options from each sector of the wheel. Players can also change out their choices and swap around their position within the wheel. Now players can still tell their team “I Need Healing” and also let them know that they are “On My Way” just so they can “Press the Attack!”
With Blizzards popular game, Overwatch, their four-year anniversary event will give fan of the game the opportunity to embrace and celebrate Overwatch accomplishments over the past few years to now by giving fans tons of new items during this special limited time event.