Echo is Now Available on Every Platform

Previously available on PTR, Echo has now finally come to Overwatch on every platform.

You may find the release trailer below:

Moreover, there is also a launch celebration event which players can participate starting from today through April 20th.

Here’s the detail shared by Blizzard:

  • WATCH TO EARN – Earn special Echo-themed cosmetics by watching Twitch streams
  • FLASH OPS: ECHO SHOWDOWN – Compete for $50,000 in prizing
  • ECHOED ORIGINS – Learn more about Echo and her creator, Dr. Mina Liao


Unlock Echo-themed rewards by watching Twitch channels streaming in the Twitch Overwatch game category. Tune in to any Twitch streamer while they’re playing Overwatch now through April 20 to earn six Echo sprays!

IMPORTANT: To be eligible to receive these Twitch Drops, you must first link your Blizzard account to your Twitch account. Visit the Twitch Connections page to log in and complete the link now.

For more information on Twitch Drops, watch the video below!

We’ll be spotlighting Overwatch content creators while Echo drops are available! Catch some of your favorite creators throughout the event to unlock Echo-themed cosmetics.

BroadcasterSpotlight Date / TimeChannel
xQcApril 14 (11:00 PDT – 14:00 PDT)
EmonggApril 15 (10:00 PDT – 18:00 PDT)
KabajiOWApril 16 (13:00 PDT – 19:00 PDT)
harbleuApril 17 (13:00 PDT – 19:00 PDT)
HoliwhirlApril 20 (04:00 PDT – 09:00 PDT)


The Flash Ops: Echo Showdown tournament is presented by Open Division and available for all players, content creators, and aspiring professional players! Join us on April 18 – 19, 2020 to compete for the $50,000 ($25,000 NA / $25,000 EMEA) prize pool. Throughout the tournament, all teams will be required to have an Echo on their team at all times – This tournament will be a great way to explore all the possibilities she brings to Overwatch!

Learn more about the tournament and how to sign up in our tournament blog


Recount the work of Dr. Mina Liao, one of the founding members of Overwatch. As an expert in robotics and artificial intelligence, she firmly believed in artificial life and its power to transform the lives of humanity for the better. Enter: Echo.

Overwatch is now available for PlayStation 4, Xbox ONE, Nintendo Switch and PC via