All About New Battle Of Olympus Mode In Overwatch 2
The release of Overwatch 2 brought back many fans who hadn't been a part of the game in recent years, as well as draw in a new audience. This was made possible by updated graphics in the game, new characters, maps, and modes.
Overall, Blizzard is following the same development strategy as the first installment. Which include various activities, including events dedicated to famous holidays, whether it's Halloween, Christmas, or Chinese New Year.
Before the first week of 2023 is over, a new mode will be added to Overwatch 2. Its name is "Battle of Olympus". Let's find out what it is, when it will appear in Overwatch 2, and until what date players will be able to play it.
When Does Overwatch 2' Battle Of Olympus Start?
This event is related to Greek mythology. As we know, in ancient Greece, there were gods endowed with superpowers. So in Overwatch 2, some heroes will get their special abilities. Olympus is a sacred mountain, where these gods lived.
A new limited-time mode will begin on January 5 until January 19. In this interval, players will be able to enjoy the new mode, as well as earn a variety of unique items.
"To raise the stakes on this epic battle, we’ll be tallying eliminations on a global leaderboard! 🌎 The Hero with the most will be honored with a statue in Ilios! Keep your eyes peeled on our Instagram Stories, Facebook Stories, and TikTok Stories for leaderboard updates!"
Here's a list of characters who will get their own unique Greek-inspired skin:
- Junker Queen
- and Ramattra
There is also a chance to earn a Mythic Skin Zeus Junker Queen, Legendary Poseidon Ramattra, and Legendary Hades Pharah through the Battle Pass.
Some bundles will be available in the shop:
- Minotaur Reinhardt
- Medusa Widowmaker
- Cyclops Roadhog
- and Hermes Lucio.
The range of their price is from 1900 to 2200 per bundle.