When does Overwatch’s Halloween 2020 event start?

It's almost that time of the year again.

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In-game events are one of the best ways to get into the holiday season. With Halloween right around the corner, Overwatch fans are already eager to find out more about the next surprise Blizzard Entertainment has up its sleeve.

Seeing the decorations and the vibe outside when you log into Overwatch is a fantastic feeling and the new skins make the occasion even more exciting. Past Halloween skins usually become available for purchase, while new ones hit the shop inside thematic loot boxes.

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Blizzard also introduces new or old game modes as part of the celebration, which further increases the game’s replayability.

When does Overwatch’s Halloween event 2020 kick off?

Overwatch Halloween Terror 2020 is scheduled to hit the live servers on Oct. 13. The event will last 21 days and wrap up on Nov. 3.

While the trailer Blizzard released reveals new Halloween-themed skins for D.Va, Sombra, Sigma, Brigitte, and Echo, past costumes will also become available inside loot boxes once again.


We’ll be updating this article as more information becomes available regarding the 2020 Overwatch Halloween event.