WATCH: Massive Overwatch Blizzard World Update Live With Over 100 New Cosmetic Items

Fans anticipating the latest update from Blizzard need not wait any longer! The massive Overwatch Blizzard World cosmetics update has dropped and offering tons of new features for the game. The team has been teasing the cosmetics for a while and now players can finally explore all of the new content.

The Overwatch Blizzard World update is meshing the old with the new as they introduce skins that pay tribute to games from Blizzard’s most popular franchises. Emotes, skins, and new sprays are also available. As if that wasn’t enough, the update boasts 100 new items, intros, and a new Blizzard world map as well.

Blizzard is also addressing bugs in this update, patching issues as they roll out the new content. The Overwatch Blizzard World update is focusing on issues with accuracy display, weapon issues, and more. Here is a brief overview of what Blizzard is bringing to the table:


New Assault/Escort Map: Blizzard World

Relive where you took your first steps in Azeroth, where you confronted the Lord of Terror, and where you spawned your first zerg rush—all of these epic memories come together on Overwatch’s newest Assault/Escort hybrid map, Blizzard World! This theme park brings the magic of Blizzard’s many worlds into one place so your most epic memories can come to life as you attack and defend the payload across Azeroth, Tristram, and the Koprulu Sector.

The Blizzard World map will be disabled in Competitive Play until the start of Season 9. It will be available in Quick Play and Custom Games starting with today’s patch. 

Cosmetics Update

Starting now, loot boxes have been infused with over 100 cosmetics inspired by Blizzard World, Overwatch animated shorts, and more! Collect new legendary skins, including: Barbarian Zarya, Black Cat D.Va, Crusader Reinhardt, Ecopoint: Antarctica Mei, Kabuki Hanzo, and emotes such as Mercy’s Parasol, Sombra’s Marioneta, and Tracer’s Bomb Spin. Additionally, players will discover new highlight intros like Bastion’s Reconfigure, Soldier: 76’s Lights Out, Winston’s Roll, and many more.



  • Fixed a bug that caused weapon accuracy on the career profile to be displayed as 100%


  • Fixed a bug that caused Junkrat’s Concussive Mine and Steel Trap to disappear if he placed them before using RIP-Tire

The Overwatch Blizzard World update is definitely bringing a lot of fun to the table for fans. The video in this article features many of the cosmetic updates that have arrived in the game as of today. Be sure and keep up with DFTG for all of your Overwatch news!

Which skin from the update is your favorite? Join in on the conversation in the comment section below! Don’t forget to follow DFTG on Twitter for live gaming and entertainment news 24/7!

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