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Update: the patch notes have also arrived! Ana buffs, Brigitte and Hanzo nerfs and more.
Overwatch turns 2 today and there's a big three week long party here to celebrate it! We're getting a bunch of new and awesome skins (11 of them instead of the expected 10, including Sherlock McCree, Cybjorn, Magician Symmetra and more), a free legendary loot box, old skins and brawls available throughout the event and much more!

 

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Celebrate the 2nd Anniversary of Overwatch!

We’re excited to commemorate two years of playing Overwatch with you! What better way to mark the occasion than with a new FFA (free-for-all) Deathmatch map and more than 190 Anniversary items, including new Legendary skins? We’re also making past seasonal brawls available to play in the Arcade.

Earn Anniversary Loot Boxes as you play, plus pick up one Legendary Anniversary Loot Box if you log in from May 22 through June 11, 2018. Each Legendary Anniversary Loot Box comes with at least one guaranteed legendary item and can contain loot from past seasonal events or other classic content. Anniversary Loot Boxes are also available for purchase—but they’ll be locked away after the event ends.

Come party with us!

COLLECT COMMEMORATIVE LOOT

Celebrate Overwatch’s 2nd anniversary with a slew of new rewards. Every Anniversary Loot Box is guaranteed to have at least one of more than 190 Anniversary event items, including 60+ new items for this year. And as a bonus this year, each Anniversary Loot Box can contain loot from past seasonal events!

Each purchase of the 50 Anniversary Loot Boxes bundle also includes one bonus Legendary Anniversary Loot Box.

You’ll get one Legendary Anniversary Loot Box just for logging in to the game during the event. But don’t wait to

And here are all the new skins, in addition to old event ones that can drop in all loot boxes during the anniversary! You can also check out the new emotes and old skins that can drop over at the official site.

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So, favorite skins, new and old?

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2 hours ago, Hypersonic said:

Finally that Brigitte nerf \o/

I was  hoping for a 7 or 8 secs CD but this is fine :P 

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I need that Orisa skin, omg! DF is looking nice too, the rest... meeh! 

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11 hours ago, enviousmtg said:

Doomfist keeps getting good skins, but I'm never playing anything but Blackhand. 

Yeah, last three DF skins (Blackhand,  Talon and now Formal) are lit. Thinking that his best skin (w/o events) is an epic one, it is an improvement.

What I am more unhappy about is that, some skins are still 3k, like McCree and Mercy's summer skins, and Zen's Cultist skin. Like, why?

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