Overwatch update and full patch notes for Archives event for PS4 and Xbox One

Today’s new Overwatch Archives event comes complete with new skins to unlock and returning missions and challenges.

But it also comes with a list of new technical changes that gamers might not spot straight away.

While the returning Archives Loot Boxes will be the main draw, developers Blizzard have also made some interesting background tweaks.

This includes adding new PC features, as well as removing bugs and adding new Competitive content.

Details on the new Archives Event released by Blizzard reads: “Find out how heroes made history as we take another trip through the Overwatch Archives from April 6 – April 27.

“Dive into story-driven co-op missions from pivotal moments in the past, test your mettle against new deadly new Challenge Mission modifiers, and earn historically-inspired loot along the way.”

There are no new missions to unlock play with Archives in 2021, but gamers can enjoy past content.

Meanwhile, here are the official patch notes for today’s new Overwatch update:


  • Season 4 of Competitive 6v6 Lockout Elimination has begun!


Nvidia Reflex

Added Nvidia Reflex support for PC users with supported Nvidia GPUs. Enabling Reflex from the graphics options screen can reduce input latency. Reflex enabled GPUs can also enable the flash indicator option to aid in measuring input latency when using Reflex Latency Analyzer equipped monitors, more details can be found in our technical support forums.

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