Blizzard has announced that Overwatch‘s Lunar New Year event will return on February 8th, 2018.
This year the event will be Year of the Dog. No new items have been revealed so far. However, as with previous events, players can look forward to new skins, emotes, highlight intros, sprays, and more.
Wishing you prosperity in the Year of the Dog!
Lunar New Year returns February 8. pic.twitter.com/DCcUSF5Urm
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) February 2, 2018
Earlier this week, Blizzard released a new update for Overwatch that nerfed Junkrat and Mercy. Junkrat’s Concussion Mine got a damage reduction, while Mercy’s Valkyrie ultimate was heavily nerfed, with changes to Resurrect, Resurrect charges, Guardian Angel speed, and overall duration.
Overwatch is available now on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC.