Blizzard has launched a new Overwatch seasonal event called Uprising. Uprising wll run from today to May 1st.
The event’s theme is center around the time before fall of the Overwatch organization. Skins will be mostly the younger versions of characters and before many of the characters signature looks such as Widowmaker’s blue skin.
A new co-op mode is also being introduced and will be set during Tracer’s first mission. Players will play as Tracer, Torbjörn, Reinhardt, or Mercy as they try to stop a Null Sector uprising in King’s Row. A version of the mode that allows player to play as any character will also be available.
Naturally, Blizzard has also release a few videos about the new event alongside a new comic. The developer update and story trailer can be seen below.