Overwatch has made some incredible strides in the last few weeks. With the Overwatch League being covered by ESPN, the release of Wrecking Ball, and now it has been confirmed the Summer Games event will start next week. You’ll get a kick out of this! ⚽ Team up with your friends for Summer Games on August 9. pic.twitter.com/VSyxMDTrc3 — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) August 3, 2018 The event that debuted back in 2016 focuses on the Summer Games and brings back the unique Soccer game Lucio Ball. In addition, new skins and cosmetics will be available for the event; allowing players to unlock them and older cosmetics from past Summer Games. Show today was the first of many, D.Va who sports a summer beach outfit and a colorful mech. Make a splash with WAVERACER https://t.co/JW0Aei8tV0 (Legendary)! ? Join us in Busan for Summer Games, kicking off August 9. pic.twitter.com/0IO0BKZMuc — Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) August 4, 2018 The Overwatch Summer event begins August 9th and ends August 30th. Overwatch is now available for Xbox One, PS4, and PC.