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Overwatch Halloween Terror Event Start Time, Date, and Skins

Halloween is coming to Overwatch!

By Kyle Knight

October 11, 2021

The Halloween Terror Event returns to Overwatch this October, so here’s everything you need to know about the returning event, including the start time, date, and which skins have been revealed so far.

Overwatch is one of the many games gearing up for the spooky season with special Halloween-themed events. It’s a good time to be a gamer as new events and updates are arriving in some of the biggest games in the world such as Apex Legends, Phasmophobia, Call of Duty: Warzone, and plenty more.

But if you’ve got all eyes on Overwatch, then here’s what you need to know about the Halloween Terror Event.

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Overwatch – Halloween Terror 2021

The Halloween Terror Event is a seasonal event that takes place in Overwatch. Like many other Overwatch events, Halloween Terror will feature exclusive cosmetics, loot boxes, and even a special mode for players to jump into.

Overwatch fans can likely expect some of the game’s most popular maps to be redecorated for Halloween, as well as the return of Junkenstein’s Revenge.

For those that didn’t get the opportunity to jump into Junkenstein’s Revenge in previous years, the returning mode is a 4-player PvE brawl mode. The mode has three difficulties and sees players face off against Dr. Junkenstein and his horrifying monster creations.

Overwatch Halloween Terror Event Start Time & Date

The Overwatch Halloween Terror Event for 2021 is set to start on Tuesday, October 12th and will run until Tuesday, November 3rd.

An official start time for the new Halloween Overwatch Event hasn’t been announced just yet, but based on previous events we can expect the Halloween Terror Event to start at 11AM PST / 2PM EST / 7PM BST.

Should an official start time be announced by Blizzard Entertainment that differs from the time mentioned above, we will update this article.

Overwatch Halloween Terror Event 2021 Skins

There’s still plenty of surprises in store for players during the Overwatch Halloween Terror Event, but we do have our first look at some of the exclusive skins that will be arriving during the duration of the event.

As of writing, only two Halloween-themed skins have been confirmed for the event. The first is for Roadhog, seen in the tweet above, and appears to be styled similar to Pennywise the clown from the classic horror film IT.

The second cosmetic skin to have been revealed is Draugr Reinhardt, which is showcased in the tweet below. Expect plenty more skins to arrive during the duration of the event.

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Kyle Knight
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Kyle is a Film and TV graduate from Coventry. He's a PC enthusiast with a not so enthusiastic PC and is all about triple-A titles!

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