Overwatch Free Weekend running on 26-30 July
To celebrate the inaugural Overwatch League Grand Finals, Blizzard has announced a free weekend for the ever-popular team-based shooter. The gates open for five straight days, from 26 to 30 July.
During this free weekend, new players will have access to Overwatch‘s full roster of 28 heroes, as well as the different maps and game modes. Players will also be able to level up, earn loot boxes, and unlock a variety of different customization options. If you decide to purchase the game after this period, you will get to keep all the progress you made as long as you use the same Blizzard account.
Overwatch Free Weekend
Starts: 27 July, 2:00 AM SGT
Ends: 31 July, 1:59 PM SGT
Here are the download instructions, taken from official post.
For Windows PC:
- Download and install the Blizzard Battle.net desktop app, if you haven’t already, and launch it.
- Create a free Blizzard account, or log in with an existing account.
- Click the “Overwatch” icon, located on the left-hand side of the Blizzard desktop app.
- Select your region from the drop-down menu, then click “Install” to begin the installation process.
- Once installed, click “Play” to begin!
Have fun, watch your back, and don’t forget your objectives!