Earlier today, information about Overwatch’s upcoming Insurrection event leaked through a PlayStation France trailer on YouTube. While Overwatch’s popularity hasn’t died down much since its launch last spring, limited events always spike the level of interest the gaming community has in a particular game.
Though games like Overwatch and Pokémon Go have snatched up the headlines for their in-game events over the past year, they are hardly the only ones to do it. Whether you’re a fan of Everquest and World of Warcraft or Destiny and GTA Online, you’ve seen these limited-time events meant to increase player interest and give hardcore fans something new and exciting to do during the specified window.
Do you enjoy these limited-time in-game events? How much do in-game events reinvigorate your interest in a game you don’t play as much as you used to? What makes for a good in-game event? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.