Overwatch Summer Games Event Starts Next Week, New Skins, Lucioball, Rewards And Everything You Need To Know

Overwatch Summer Games Event will kick off next week and will bring tons of new skins for characters along with the new activities for players to take part in as part of the Overwatch Summer Games Event.

This isn’t the first time for Blizzard Entertainment to feature an Overwatch summer even but the developer is taking things to a new level with this year’s Overwatch Summer Event.

Overwatch Summer Games Event

Overwatch Summer Event will bring new skins for characters along with fan-favorite Summer game for players to take part in and enjoy their summer.

Here is everything that Blizzard has revealed that will be coming as part for the Summer Games Event for Overwatch.

New Skins

Blizard Entertainment has been supporting the game ever since it came out with new heroes, maps, and skins for the heroes.

This Overwatch Summer Event, Blizzard will be bringing will be bringing new skins for its heroes. Check them out in the images below.

Not only that, Blizzard Entertainment has also revealed the Legendary Skin that will be dropping as part of the summer Games event.

The Waveracer D.Va Legendary Skin will be available for players to unlock for the duration of the event.

Lucioball Is Coming Back

Lucioball, the fan-favorite game from the Summer event is coming back for Summer Games 2018. Lucioball is a Rocket league inspired games that require players to score the most goals before the time runs out.


As always, Blizzard Entertainment will be giving rewards to players for taking part in the Summer Games Event.

However, this time around Blizzard Entertainment has partnered with Twitch Prime to bring players several in-game rewards for Overwatch.

All you have to do is link your Blizzard Account with Twitch Prime account and you will get the first set of rewards right away.

Till September 3, 2018, Twitch Prime members will be able to claim two loot boxes each containing four random items for Wrecking Ball, the new Overwatch hero.

Not only that, in September Twitch Prime members will be able to unlock a Golden Loot Box and another loot box will be available for Twitch Prime members in October. However, these loot boxes will not contain any season event items.

Summer Games Start Date

Blizzard Entertainment has confirmed that Summer Games event for Overwatch will kick off on Thursday, August 9, 2018. Which, at the time of writing, will begin next week.

Overwatch is a first-person multiplayer shooter developed by Blizzard Entertainment for PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4.

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