Overwatch Gets The Summer Olympics Treatment With New Add-Ons

The Olympic Summer Games is set to begin this weekend but Blizzard is already kicking off the event with Summer Games themed add-ons! For the next three weeks, get special Loot Boxes and play in an entirely brand new mode in Overwatch.

For the Summer Games 2016 update, a special seasonal Loot Boxes will be available starting today which includes “over 100 new cosmetic items”. The special Summer Games themed Loot Boxes will contain Summer Games themed sprays, emotes, victory poses, highlight intros, players icons, and a number of special skins.

Blizzard noted that once you unlocked a Summer Games item, it’s yours forever. However, once the event ends, the collection will head back to the vault, so if you’re looking to get that special Tracer skin, you’ll have to do it before the event ends on August 22. Thankfully, Blizzard confirmed that in every Loot Box, players can expect at least 1 Summer Games themed item from the collection.

In addition to the new cosmetic items, Overwatch is also getting a special Summer Games themed mode called Lúcioball. The best way to describe Lúcioball is if Blizzard took Rocket League and replaced all the cars with Lúcio. That’s basically what Lúcioball is. If you prefer a visual description, watch Kotaku trying out the new mode in the video below.

The Overwatch Summer Games 2016 event is live now on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC, and will run until August 22nd.

Need a copy of Overwatch for PC? OffGamers has got you covered! Purchase your copy of Overwatch Origins PC Edition at OffGamers and receive your codes instantaneously!

Source: Overwatch

Official Website for more info,
Overwatch

Related Links
Overwatch Origin Edition (PC)

Related Product Link(s):

Playstation Network Gift Card (PS4) (US)
Playstation Network Gift Card (PS4)(UK)
Playstation Network Gift Card (PS4) (JP)
Playstation Network Gift Card (PS4) (Other Regions)

Steam Wallet Codes (US)
Steam Wallet Codes (EU)
Steam Wallet Codes (UK)
Steam Wallet Codes (MY)
Steam Wallet Codes (TH)
Steam Wallet Codes (ID)
Steam Wallet Codes (PH)
Steam Wallet Codes (SG)
Steam Wallet Codes (Asia/Middle East)

Xbox Live Gift Card (Xbox One)(JP)
Xbox Live Gift Card (Xbox One)(UK)
Xbox Live Gift Card (Xbox One)(EU)
Xbox Live Gift Card (Xbox One)(US)
Xbox Live Gift Card (Xbox One)(Other regions)

logo

Related posts

Mortal Kombat 2 Confirmed To Include Johnny Cage

Mortal Kombat 2 Confirmed To Include Johnny Cage


Mortal Kombat 2 Confirmed To Include Johnny Cage

Fan-favorite Mortal Kombat character Johnny Cage has been confirmed to appear in the reboot film’s sequel. The film’s writer Jeremy Slater revealed this during an interview with ComicBook recently, saying that although the production team is still uncertain how much screen time Cage will...

Pokémon Go Fest: Sapporo Tickets Are Now On Sale

Pokémon Go Fest: Sapporo Tickets Are Now On Sale


Pokémon Go Fest: Sapporo Tickets Are Now On Sale

Niantic has announced the next area for Pokemon Go Fest 2022. It'll be at Nakajima Park in Sapporo, Japan, from August 5-7. Players who purchase tickets will be able to participate in both Nakajima Park and the city-wide Sapporo event. Tickets can be purchased for ¥3,000 ($23.38) on the Pokémon...

Strategy JRPG Brigandine: The Legend of Runersia is now on PC

Strategy JRPG Brigandine: The Legend of Runersia is now on PC


Strategy JRPG Brigandine: The Legend of Runersia is now on PC

A strategy sandbox to explore and conquer, Brigandine has players taking charge of a nation's Rune Knights, powerful soldiers who can command powerful summoned monsters. You then move these knights as armies on a strategic map, taking enemy castles to gain experience and resources. You...