Overwatch Winter Wonderland Countdown: Christmas Event Release Date and Skins
Overwatch’s Halloween event in Halloween Horror was held recently. This year, there were a variety of new modes and content, including skins for Echo, Brigitte, and Brigitte.
A holiday-themed event is coming up for hero shooters, with Christmas just around the corner. Overwatch players have enjoyed the Winter Wonderland in past years. This event brings new gear, season-themed maps and skins.
What can we expect for this year? This is what we know about the snowy event.
Today marks the start of Overwatch Winter Wonderland. The event is expected to begin at 6 pm GMT. Stay tuned for more details and a trailer.
December 15, 2021 –
Many new Legendary Overwatch Winter Wonderland skins have been announced within the last 24 hours. Click the link to see a complete list of ALL Overwatch Winter Wonderland skins that have been released.
December 14, 2021 –
AndyB, Overwatch Community Manager, has informed players on the Blizzard forums about the delay in the Winter Wonderland event.
He wrote, “Because we had to push back the start of this event by just a few more days.”
“Personal opinion. But the art team really sleighed this year’s legendary skins.”
Although no official date has been set, we believe it could start on Thursday, December 16.
December 13, 2021 –
Still, Blizzard hasn’t revealed any information about the Winter Wonderland 2020 event. It is expected to start this week, and we usually see some skins teased via social media. There has been nothing. There has been nothing. We think we might get a teaser tonight, ahead of a slightly later Thursday start. If not, there will be a surprise stealth drop tomorrow, 14/12. It will likely begin at 6 pm GMT or 7 pm GMT if it does. We will have more to share (we hope)
December 6, 2021 –
Blizzard will not talk about the 2021 Winter Wonderland Event. We’ll share another fan-created concept. It’s a Wrecking ball skin that imagines the plucky mouse as a Christmas ornament.
December 3, 2021 –
Dexerto has yet another Christmas-themed skin design for D.Va as Overwatch’s annual Winter Wonderland event approaches. Reddit user u/amandazerepp posted a reindeer-like skin and a sleigh for her mech.