What time does the Overwatch event start has people excited and ready for the next in-game Overwatch event: Storm Rising.


Overwatch Storm Rising is the next iteration of the annual Overwatch Archives event following Uprising in 2017 and Retribution last year. The event dives into lore and gives fans the opportunity to relive and learn about what crafted the Overwatch universe.


Here's what we know about the Overwatch Storm Rising event start time.


What Time Does the Overwatch Event Start?


Overwatch Storm Rising runs April 16 through May 6. It's expected, as with previous Overwatch events such as Summer Games and Winter Wonderland, that the event will start at 2 p.m. ET.


Overwatch Storm Rising Start Time: When Does it Start?


That's usually the same time new patches go live on the client. Fans should be ready ahead of time to patch their clients so they can get started grinding right out of the gate.


As with other Overwatch events, Storm Rising promises to bring new skins to the fray. Here's a list of confirmed skins so far for Overwatch Storm Rising.


Overwatch Storm Rising Skins



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