Overwatch Year of the Pig Event Celebrates the Lunar New Year

By Lucy Wood, 23 days ago
Blizzard has launched a special Overwatch: Origins Edition event called "Year of the Pig" to celebrate the Lunar New Year. The festive goodness includes themed cosmetic items and a Capture-the-Flag version of the Busan map.


The legendary skins available during the "Year of the Pig" event include:
  • Lü Bu Reaper
  • Guan Yu Reinhardt
  • Zhuge Liang Zenyatta
  • Hong Gildong Tracer
  • Zhang Fei Torbjörn
  • Huang Zhong Hanzo
Items from previous Lunar New Year events will be unlockable with credits at discounted prices until this event finishes. Two previous Lunar New Year maps - Ayutthaya and Lijang Tower - are also available again.


The Overwatch "Year of the Pig" event will continue until February 18th.

We've got the full list of Overwatch: Origins Edition achievements - check the list for guides to unlocking them.

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Lucy Wood
Written by Lucy Wood
Lucy wasted her youth in the pursuit of music, art and stories. Eventually she discovered that video games combine all three with shooting and exploding stuff and a gamer was born.