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EXPERIENCE THE PAST. FIGHT FOR THE FUTURE.

Find out how heroes made history inside the Overwatch archives. Dive into story-driven co-op missions from pivotal moments in the past and earn loot, including skins inspired by historical outfits of war, along the way!

Epic Story Missions

Assemble your strike team and relive missions from Overwatch's past

Challenge Missions

Archives missions are back! Experience familiar missions with deadly new twists.

Unlock Skins and More

Earn Archives Loot Boxes containing troves of new treasures, including skins inspired by historical outfits of war. Complete weekly challenges to earn additional rewards.

Archives Brawls

Mission Directory

Relive Tracer's First Mission

Journey seven years into the past and join an Overwatch strike team fighting through the streets of King's Row to quell an uprising led by Null Sector, a rogue group of omnics. There are no reinforcements. Failure is not an option. The future depends on you.

Play as one of four Overwatch agents in Story Mode, bring a hero of your choice into the fray with All Heroes Mode, or endure the deadly modifications introduced by Challenge Missions.

Earn an Archives Loot Box for every first win per mode.

Uprising Story Mission

Team up with your friends and play as Tracer, Torbjörn, Reinhardt, or Mercy to defeat the robots and liberate the city.

Challenge Missions

Face off against an unstoppable force of unbreakable barriers, test your footwork by dodging lava puddles, and make the most of massively increased damage.

Bulletproof Barriers

Enemy barriers are invulnerable

Molten Cores

Enemies drop lava upon death.

Glass Cannon

Players have reduced health and deal increased damage.

Take Control of Blackwatch

After the terrorist organization known as Talon launches an attack on an Overwatch facility, the peacekeeping force is unable to respond. But Blackwatch, Overwatch's secretive strike force, plays by its own rules. Travel eight years into the past and join Blackwatch as they seek to capture one of Talon's highest-ranking members.

Play as one of four Blackwatch agents in Story Mode, bring a hero of your choice into the fray with All Heroes Mode, or endure the deadly modifications introduced by Challenge Missions.

Earn an Archives Loot Box for every first win per mode.

Retribution Story Mission

Team up with your friends and play as McCree, Moira, Genji, or Reyes (later known as Reaper).

Challenge Missions

Focus your fire, focus your aim, and focus on getting up close and personal while escaping Rialto alive.

Sympathy Gains

Damaging enemies heals other enemies.

Surgical Strike

Only critical hits do damage.

Close Quarters

Enemies can only be killed if a player is nearby.

A New Threat Looms on the Horizon

As thunderclouds gather, four Overwatch operatives pursue the devious entrepreneur Maximilien through the streets of Havana. A clever and calculating omnic, Maximilien handles finances for the international terrorist organization Talon.

Play as one of four Overwatch agents in Story Mode, bring a hero of your choice into the fray with All Heroes Mode, or endure the deadly modifications introduced by Challenge Missions.

Earn an Archives Loot Box for every first win per mode.

Storm Rising Story Mission

Team up with your friends and play as Tracer, Genji, Winston, or Mercy.

Challenge Missions

Brave the storm, turn bullets into boons, and carefully take down rampaging Talon operatives.

Thunderstorm

Enemies damage all nearby players.

Blood Moon Rising

No support heroes. Heal yourself by doing damage.

Storm Raging

Some enemies are enraged. Killing them spreads the rage.

Weekly Challenges

Play to Earn

Take on Archives Missions, earn stars, and unlock player icons, sprays, and sensational skins like Corredor Lucio, Subaquatic Zenyatta, and Camouflage Mercy. Choosing harder difficulties and Challenge Missions will grant additional stars. Each week brings new rewards to earn!

April 6 – April 13(Regional times may vary)
Earn double stars this week when you play Uprising!
Earn 10 Stars
Corredor Lucio Player Icon
Earn 20 Stars
Turn Up the Heat! Spray
Earn 30 Stars
Corredor Lucio Epic Skin
April 13 – April 20(Regional times may vary)
Earn double stars this week when you play Retribution!
Earn 10 Stars
Subaquatic Zenyatta Player Icon
Earn 20 Stars
Deep in Thought Spray
Earn 30 Stars
Subaquatic Zenyatta Epic Skin
April 20 – April 27(Regional times may vary)
Earn double stars this week when you play Storm Rising!
Earn 10 Stars
Camouflage Mercy Player Icon
Earn 20 Stars
Night Mission Spray
Earn 30 Stars
Camouflage Mercy Epic Skin

CELEBRATE THE OVERWATCH LEGACY

Earn an Archives Loot Box the first time you complete each Archives Mission for a chance to unlock loot and skins from Overwatch's past. Archives Loot Boxes are also available for purchase for the event duration--pick up 50 and get 10 free!