Overwatch Halloween Terror Officially Revealed; Trailer Released

The second year of Overwatch's Halloween Terror event has been officially revealed, which adds new skins, emotes, and more.

Today Blizzard officially unveiled the return of the Halloween Terror event for its hit game Overwatch. 

First and foremost, Reaper, McCree, Zarya, and Symmetra will all be receiving brand new Halloween-themed skins, while the other characters will receive the same skins that they got last year. In addition to that Genji, Reaper, Mei, Roadhog, Torbjorn, Ana, Reinhardt, and Winston will all be receiving either new emotes or new highlight intros.

To celebrate the announcement of Halloween Terror, Blizzard also released a brand new trailer, which shows off some of the new skins. Halloween Terror officially hit the game today, October 10, 2017, and will run until November 1, 2017, and will of course be available on all platforms.

The event was previously teased earlier this week, when Blizzard released an incredibly short teaser trailer which showed of the new Reaper and McCree skins, as well as the return of the Junkrat skin from last year.

In other Overwatch news, recently a new patch for the game was released, which added a new map, and balanced a few characters.

Overwatch was officially released on May 24, 2016, and is available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC. You can check out the aforementioned trailer, as well as screenshots of the new skins, below:


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Tanner Pierce

Tanner Pierce is a Staff Writer at When he isn't writing, he is pursuing a major in Journalism at the University of Central Florida.

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