Overwatch’s Halloween event is giving me comfort in this hell year | Rock Paper Shotgun

overwatch-hallo Overwatch's Halloween event is giving me comfort in this hell year | Rock Paper Shotgun

Earlier this year, when the pandemic made us shut ourselves away in our homes, there was a hope (and, well, wishful thinking) that it would all wash over in a few months. Evidently that was too optimistic, and is very much not the case. It sucks for many reasons, but one that’s been on my mind over the last few days is that I won’t get to celebrate Halloween in-person with my pals.

But it’s kind of okay, because games like Overwatch with their silly Halloween events almost provide a sense of normality amongst it all.

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