Overwatch players, get ready for a summer of fun as the Overwatch Summer Games are back, with a new feature, weekly challenges. Players will be able to earn new rewards and cosmetic upgrades from the yesteryears, giving you the chance to earn stuff you may have missed before. You have from now until August 5th to join in the fun. For more information, check out the press release below.
Overwatch Summer Games 2019 is live!
Summer Games is back for 2019, and we’re kicking it off with a new event feature, Weekly Challenges! In addition to the new rewards you’ll be able to earn, your favorite cosmetic unlocks from years past will be available, giving you a chance to catch up on any rewards you may have missed.
Log in now through August 5 to get in on the Summer Games fun!
NEW EVENT FEATURE: WEEKLY CHALLENGES
Weekly Challenges introduce a new way for players to unlock limited-time rewards every week for playing Overwatch
9 wins in Quick Play, Competitive Play, or the Arcade grant players limited-time sprays, player icons, and an Epic skin on top of standard earnings normally received for playing Overwatch
Once the week’s challenge has expired, the rewards will be replaced by a new set of sprays and icons, along with a new Epic skin for the new week
This year’s Summer Games includes 4 new Legendary skins and 3 new Epic skins
New cosmetics also include 1 highlight intro, 2 emotes, 3 victory poses, 9 new player icons, and 2 new sprays