Overwatch Halloween Event 2021: Start Date, Skins, Game Modes and Everything You Need To Know

Here's everything you need to know about Overwatch Halloween 2021

Blizzard has confirmed that there will be an Overwatch Halloween 2021 event, but what exactly does the event entail?

The annual celebration of all things spooky returns to the Blizzard game for a three week Halloween Terror event, and we’ve put together a guide for all things spooky season in Overwatch in 2021.

Here’s everything you need to know about Overwatch Halloween 2021, including the start date, skins and the game modes that will be coming as part of the event.

Start Date

The Overwatch Halloween Terror event began on Tuesday October 12th 2021 and runs until Tuesday November 2nd 2021.

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Blizzard has confirmed that new skins will be available via Rewards. Here is the breakdown of how to get these exclusive for Halloween 2021 skins:


  • Play 9 Games | Skeleton Genji Spray
  • Play 18 Games | Skeleton Genji Player Icon
  • Play 27 Games | Skeleton Genji Epic Skin


  • Play 9 Games | Einherjar Zarya Spray
  • Play 18 Games | Einherjar Zarya Player Icon
  • Play 27 Games | Einherjar Zarya Epic Skin


  • Play 9 Games | Clown Roadhog Spray
  • Play 18 Games | Clown Roadhog Player Icon
  • Play 27 Games | Clown Roadhog Epic Skin

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Games Modes

Blizzard has also confirmed that the “horrific holiday” event will see the return of Junkenstein’s Revenge.

They said: “Team up with three other players to confront a host of haunting horrors, including Junkenstein and his mindless Zomnic horde, the dreadful Monster, the mysterious Summoner, the bloodthirsty Reaper, and the devious Witch of the Wilds.”

There will also be Junkenstein’s Endless mode, which Blizzard describes as: “Hold your ground with your compatriots as an unending slew of monstrosities lays siege to Adlersbrunn. How long will you last before you succumb to the horrors of Junkenstein?”

Halloween Terror 2021 is available to play in Overwatch on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, PS5, Windows PC, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.

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