Overwatch’s latest seasonal event is underway, introducing balance changes, new skins, and a new four-player PvE brawl: Overwatch Uprising. The brawl follows in the footsteps of the Halloween Terror event Junkenstein’s Revenge and pits a team of four against waves of AI-controlled enemies on the streets of King’s Row.
Set seven years in Overwatch’s past, Uprising is the story of when an Overwatch strike team—Reinhardt, Tracer, Torbjörn, and Mercy—were sent to take back King’s Row from a faction of omnic insurgents known as Null Sector.
The event runs from today through May 1. Here’s some tips to get you started taking the city back from the omnics:
Know the fight
Overwatch Uprising is a bit more substantial than the previous PvE event, Junkenstein’s Revenge. This time around, players will fight across the entire King’s Row map, rather than simply defend a single point.
The fight begins in the sewers of King’s Row. Your first task is to disable three cannons that the omnics…