Overwatch Anniversary Event Planned, Rumored GOTY Edition and Loot Boxes

By Veena on May 16, 2017 Gaming News with No Comments


Seems like an Overwatch Anniversary event is coming up. Because of the tireless efforts of data miners, some information about the anniversary event as well as the content and loot boxes has emerged.

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The anniversary event was somewhat confirmed with Overwatch responding to a fan’s question on Twitter. It hints on the Overwatch Anniversary happening but there are no specific details of it as of yet.


TrueAchievements has posted some information about the anniversary loot boxes as well as a Game of the Year edition were shared. According to them, the Game of the Year edition includes the full game, 10 bonus loot boxes with cosmetic goodies for your heroes, Origins skins for five heroes, a baby Winston pet that you can use for World of Warcraft, a Tracer hero in Heroes of the Storm and much more.

The Anniversary Loot Boxes, on the other hand, includes “up to four cosmetic items” (at least one Anniversary Skin, Spray, Emote, Voice Line, Highlight Intro, or Victory Pose.) – there is over 100 Anniversary themed goodies available. The Anniversary themed loot boxes are available for purchase or earned in game. According to TrueAchievements, this is available until June 5, 2017.

Let us wait for the official announcement of the Overwatch anniversary event.


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