Overwatch Halloween skins and lootboxes dropping soon

October 11, 2016 by Kris Ligman

Have a look at all your favorite heroes' new holiday costumes! [UPDATED]

Following leaks and rampant speculation, we now have what looks like a very legitimate first look at Overwatch's upcoming Halloween-themed lootboxes -- in particular, the 12 new Halloween skins that let you dress up your favorite heroes in some timely costumes.

The Halloween event, which (according to this banner anyway) launches today and runs till November 1st, also introduces new victory poses, sprays, and a 4-player brawl mode called Junkenstein's Revenge.

Here's a nice clear look at the new hero skins, via fansite OverPwn.

Ana Amari

Bastion Bastion

Hanzo Shimada Hanzo Shimada

Junkrat Junkrat

Roadhog Roadhog

Mercy Mercy

Pharah Pharah

Reaper Reaper

your dad your dad

Reinhardt Reinhardt

Symmetra Symmetra

Zenyatta Zenyatta

UPDATE (12:15PM): The event is live! Here's the official unveiling video from Blizzard: