Overwatch 2 players, get ready for the Invasion season, which starts on August 10! This season is packed with new content, including PvE Story Missions, a new PvP mode called Watchpoint, and the new support hero Illari. But that’s not all. The latest Overwatch 2: Invasion trailer confirms that this year’s Anniversary event will take place at some point during the season.
When is the Anniversary Event?
Blizzard has confirmed that the Anniversary event will start on September 19 and will last for three weeks. During the first week, Battle for Olympus will be back, followed by Starwatch in week two. Finally, Mischief and Magic will make a swift (ish) return in the final week.
What Can You Expect?
The Anniversary event promises to be an exciting three weeks for Overwatch 2 players. You can expect to see the return of some fan-favorite game modes, such as Battle for Olympus and Starwatch. Unfortunately, it doesn’t seem like the old Archives missions will be available. However, with the new content that’s coming with the Invasion season, there’s still plenty to keep fans busy.
How to Get Involved
To get involved with the Anniversary event and all the other new content coming with the Invasion season, you can purchase Overwatch 2: Complete Hero Collection for $20 USD. This collection includes all the new heroes, including Illari, as well as 1,000 Overwatch Coins to spend in the Shop and three legacy Legendary skins.
New adventures await in Overwatch 2: Invasion, launching on August 10. Don’t miss out on all the new content and excitement!