Overwatch 2 Season 1 Start Date, Battle Pass, Skins & More

The highly anticipated first season of Overwatch 2 is nearly here. The first-person shooter by Blizzard Entertainment is all set to launch on October 4, 2022, and it’s undoubtedly one of the most hyped games of the season. 

Overwatch 2 Season 1 will bring a plethora of new content to the game including a Battle Pass, a bunch of new cosmetics, new heroes, and much more.

Here’s everything you need to know about Overwatch 2 Season 1 ahead of its actual release.

Overwatch 2 Season 1: Battle Pass

While Overwatch 2 will be an entirely free-to-play game, but fans can choose to buy the Battle Pass for 1,000 Overwatch Coins, which translates to about $10 USD. 

The Battle Pass will contain a bunch of free as well as premium rewards that players will be able to enjoy as they grind through the pass. On top of that, all Battle Pass owners will receive the new hero Kiriko right away.

Overwatch 2 Season 1: New Heroes & Skins

Overwatch 2 Season 1 will introduce three new heroes to the game – Sojourn, Junker Queen, and Kiriko.

The new season will also bring with it a bunch of cosmetics that include the following:

  • 1 Mythic Skin
  • 5 Legendary Skins
  • 1 Epic Skin
  • 3 Play of the Game Intros
  • 4 Weapon Charms
  • 3 Emotes
  • 3 Souvenirs
  • 6 Poses
  • 6 Name Cards
  • 30+ additional cosmetics

Overwatch 2 Season 1 End Date

Overwatch 2 Season 1 will span for about nine weeks and is scheduled to conclude on December 6, 2022.