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Halloween Terror Menu Junkrat Roadhog

Dr. Junkenstein and his loyal monster in the menu background

Halloween Terror was a Halloween-based seasonal event in Overwatch that started on October 11, 2016, and ended on November 1, 2016. The event included a new co-op based game mode, Junkenstein's Revenge, which takes place in Adlersbrunn.

The event also contained a Halloween reskin of Hollywood, 4 special achievements and a limited series of items, which could be earned through special Loot Boxes, and unlocked through Hero Gallery. All event-exclusive content became unobtainable once the event ended.

A special comic, Junkenstein, was released as a part of this event's promotion.

Junkenstein's Revenge Edit

Halloween Terror Menu Reaper

The Reaper, a boss monster in Junkenstein's Revenge

Main article: Junkenstein's Revenge

Junkenstein's Revenge is a brawl game mode exclusive to the event. It is Overwatch's first co-op PvE map where players take the roles of a soldier, a gunslinger, an archer. and an alchemist. Their mission is to stop a horde of zomnics and zombardiers, Dr. Jamison Junkenstein, his monster, and his allies: the Witch and the Reaper from infiltrating the castle of Adlersbrunn, which is ruled by the Lord of Adlersbrunn.

There are 4 Special achievements tied to this brawl that will unlock sprays when achieved.

Halloween Terror items Edit

Halloween Terror Menu Mercy

Mercy in her "The Witch of the Wild" skin

Overwatch Halloween Terror Loot Box

An example of a Halloween Terror Loot Box

There are 116 Halloween Terror items, which are comprised of 12 Skins, 3 Emotes, 22 Victory Poses, 22 Voice Lines, 36 Sprays (including 4 Sprays from the achievements), 3 Highlight Intros, and 18 Player Icons. All items can be earned by opening special Loot Boxes, which also replaces the normal Loot Boxes during the Halloween Terror event. As a change from Summer Games policy, all items from Halloween Terror can be unlocked through Hero Gallery by using Credits, albeit with a more expensive price. To be specific, items from Halloween Terror series will cost three times the normal price of items of the same rarity. This event is also the first time which players were introduced to Special category of achievements. Completing Special achievements will grant the player unique sprays which are exclusive to this event. Items along with the achievements which were not obtained during the event remain unavailable after the event ends.

Additional Skins Edit

Epic Skins
All Epic Skins cost (Credits750)
Legendary Skins
All Legendary Skins cost (Credits3000)

Additional Emotes Edit

Epic Emotes
All Epic Emotes cost (Credits750)

Additional Victory Poses Edit

All Victory Poses cost (Credits225)

Additional Voicelines Edit

All voice lines cost (Credits75)

  • Are You Scared? (Ana)
  • W-W-Wooooo...? (Bastion)
  • Happy Halloween! (D.Va)
  • My Halloween Costume? (Genji) ("My Halloween costume? ...Cyborg ninja.")
  • You Are Already Dead (Hanzo)
  • Happy Halloween (Junkrat)
  • Killed It! (Lúcio)
  • It's Your Funeral (McCree) ("Heh... It's your funeral!")
  • Scary! (Mei)
  • Superstition (Mercy) ("Pheh... superstition.")
  • Dead Or Alive (Pharah) ("You're going to come with me, dead or alive!")
  • I Work The Graveyard Shift (Reaper)
  • Smashing (Reinhardt)
  • Want Some Candy? (Roadhog)
  • Knock Knock (Soldier: 76)
  • A Frightening Thought (Symmetra) ("What a frightening thought.")
  • If You Build It (Torbjörn) ("Ohohohoo... if you build it, they will die.")
  • Ooh, Scary! (Tracer)
  • The Party Is Over (Widowmaker)
  • This Is Not A Costume (Winston)
  • Never Forget The Fallen (Zarya)
  • Trick Or Treat? (Zenyatta)

Additional Sprays Edit

All sprays cost (Credits75)

Additional Highlight Intros Edit

All Highlight Intros cost (Credits750)

Additional Player Icons Edit

Hollywood map reskin Edit

Main article: Hollywood (Halloween)

The Halloween Terror event introduces a temporary reskin of the Hollywood map. The map reskin was replaced the normal map skin in all game mode for the span of the seasonal event. There is also a temporary option for the map reskin in Custom Game.

The Halloween-themed changes in this map include: the time of the match being at night, Halloween decorations and supernatural items that are placed all around the map and all of the movie posters reference the event, especially the Junkenstein's Revenge brawl.

Pumpkin carving stencils Edit

As part of the promotion of the Halloween Terror, Blizzard Entertainment released a set of pumpkin carving stencils. Feel free to download them all from the official site or check out what you want below and print.

Videos Edit

Trivia Edit

  • The event is based on an in-game horror story which Reinhardt told, thus making the entire event takes place at Adlersbrunn, Germany.

External links Edit

Patch changes Edit