Overwatch's Lunar New Year Event Returns for the Year of the Dog

Overwatch's Lunar New Year Event Returns for the Year of the Dog

Mark your calendars for February 8.

Overwatch's Lunar New Year event returns again this year to celebrate the Year of the Dog. Blizzard announced on Twitter that the event will start Thursday, February 8.

As always, we can probably expect new seasonal skins for the limited event. Last year's Lunar New Year event celebrated with traditional clothing and outfits based off the classic Journey to the West story. Those skins will probably return, along with hopefully some new additions.

There was also a Capture the Rooster limited game mode that came out last year as part of the Year of the Rooster. It's unknown if a similar limited game mode will be made to celebrate this canine year.

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Matt Kim is a former freelance writer who's covered video games and digital media. He likes video games as spectacle and is easily distracted by bright lights or clever bits of dialogue. He also once wrote about personal finance, but that's neither here nor there.

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