Overwatch 2’s subsequent season, generally known as Rise of Darkness, begins Oct. 10, Blizzard Leisure confirmed Monday. No less than a few of the content material coming throughout this spooky season can be themed round one other Blizzard franchise, Diablo. That can embody a brand new pores and skin for Moira modeled after Diablo 4’s Lilith and what seems to be a brand new model of the Junkenstein’s Revenge sport mode set in a slice of Blizzard World.
Blizzard’s teaser for Overwatch 2 season 7 additionally features a peek at what appears like a brand new Diablo-themed pores and skin for Wrecking Ball. Different points of Rise of Darkness have already leaked, together with a brand new Mythic pores and skin for Hanzo (Onryō), and Halloween-appropriate appears for Widowmaker (Ghost Bride) and Echo (Victorian Doll).
The most recent iteration of Junkenstein’s Revenge is seemingly set within the Tristram Cathedral part of Blizzard World. Zomnics and a Diablo-style city portal trace at what gamers can count on from Halloween Terror 2023 later this month.
Final 12 months’s Halloween Terror occasion launched Junkenstein’s Revenge: Wrath of the Bride and took the annual PvE co-op brawl to Eichenwalde. Gamers teamed up as Ashe, Junker Queen, Kiriko, and Sojourn to battle scarier variations of Sombra, Symmetra, Winston, and Echo, in addition to hordes of Zomnics.
Along with Halloween-themed cosmetics and gameplay modes, Overwatch 2 season 7 will introduce a brand new map to the sport, Samoa. That new Management map was formally revealed Sunday on the Overwatch League 2023 grand finals. You possibly can watch Overwatch 2 govt producer Jared Neuss and sport director Aaron Keller break that map down within the video under.