Overwatch 2 Season 8 Countdown – Release Time & Date!

We've got a countdown ticking down the days, hours, minutes, and seconds until the release of Overwatch 2 Season 8 Call of the Hunt!
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If you’re excited for the release of Overwatch 2 Season 8, then you will obviously be wondering what date and time the new season will begin! If that’s the case, you’ve come to the right place because we’ve got a S8 Call of the Hunt countdown that will tick down the days, hours, minutes, and seconds until you can start playing!

If you’re wondering when the next big gaming release, event, or reset will happen, then head to our Game Countdowns page to stay in the loop!

Overwatch 2 S8 Call of the Hunt Release Time Countdown and Date

Players can jump into Overwatch 2 Season 8 Call of the Hunt on December 5th, 2023. When the countdown below reaches zero, you’ll be able to enjoy Overwatch 2 S8, no matter where you live in the world!

Overwatch 2 Call of the Hunt Countdown

Overwatch 2 Season 8 has is begun!

What is coming to Overwatch 2 Season 8 Call of the Hunt?

Overwatch 2 Season 8, titled ‘Call of the Hunt,’ is set to feature the highly anticipated new hero, Mauga. Initially leaked and later showcased at Blizzcon, Mauga is a robust tank hero known for his aggressive charge and ability to trap enemies in close combat.

Additionally, a fresh PvP game mode named Clash is being introduced. Clash is a capture-the-point style mode that adds to the excitement of ‘Call of the Hunt.’ The new map for this mode, Hanaoka, is a creatively reenvisioned variant of the beloved Hanamura map, promising a new experience for players.

Mark Carpenter

Mark Carpenter

Mark Carpenter is the Managing Editor at Try Hard Guides, and main guide writer. With over five years of experience in games media, including almost three years as an Assigning Editor for Pro Game Guides, and before that a Staff Writer.

His writing and game guide work has also been featured on platforms such as Metro UK and Game Rant, along with other smaller publications. He has been a devoted gamer since the days of Amiga, with a journey spanning roughly 31 years.

Mark's future goals are to grow the Try Hard Guides network as much as possible while helping gamers everywhere with gaming guide content. When not immersed in gaming, Mark enjoys delving into the worlds of D&D (Dungeons & Dragons), strumming his guitar, and indulging in a good read. His heart belongs to RPGs, the Final Fantasy series, and The Legend of Zelda. Moreover, he has a keen affection for dogs.

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