A discount on day one.
Overwatch’s Anniversary Event kicks off today and players will be eager to take part in the festivities. However, as part of the celebrations, Blizzard has also offered up huge discounts on all versions of the game across all platforms.
Both the original and the newly-released Game of the Year Edition of Overwatch have received discounts, and the price to upgrade to the Game of the Year Edition from a standard copy has been slashed, too. We’ve included a list of the discounted prices below.
- Overwatch – Was: $39.99 Now: $29.99
- Overwatch: Game of Year Edition – Was: $59.99 Now: $39.99
- Upgrade from Overwatch to Overwatch: Game of the Year Edition – Was: $19.99 Now: $9.99
If you want to take advantage of these prices you’ve got until 11:59 PM PDT on June 5 to do so.
The new Game of the Year Edition not only includes a bunch of cool in-game content for the team-based shooter, but some Overwatch-themed treats for other Blizzard games, too. You can check out the full list below.
- Enjoy 10 Standard Loot Boxes, each containing a collection of random items that can be used to customize your favorite heroes. Loot Boxes may include skins, emotes, victory poses, voice lines, sprays, and highlight intros, as well as credits you can use to unlock a variety of different customization options.
- Origins Skins: Pay homage to the original Overwatch strike force with vintage skins of Blackwatch Reyes for Reaper and Strike-Commander Morrison for Soldier: 76. Explore other heroes’ origins with Overgrown Bastion, Security Chief Pharah, and Slipstream Tracer.
- [Diablo III] Mercy’s Wings: Slay demonic forces throughout the High Heavens and Burning Hells while donning Mercy’s wings, and all of Sanctuary will know of your allegiance to Overwatch!
- [StarCraft II] Player Portraits: These picture-perfect portraits of Tracer, Reaper, Pharah, Winston, Bastion, and Soldier: 76 give new meaning to the phrase “Hero of the Koprulu Sector.”
- [Hearthstone] Overwatch Card Back: If you happen to find yourself in a Tavern Brawl, show your opponent you’ve got backup with an Overwatch-themed card back.
- [World of Warcraft] Baby Winston Pet: Adorably cuddly and highly intellectual, the Baby Winston pet will be at your side as you fight to extinguish the Burning Legion.
- [Heroes of the Storm] Tracer Hero: The cavalry’s here! Jump into the Nexus with Tracer and surprise your enemies in the blink of an eye.
The Anniversary Event starts today and ends June 12.