In celebration of the first-ever Overwatch League All-Star Weekend, Blizzard is teaming up with the Los Angeles Dodgers for a special fan event on Wednesday, August 22. The announcement came via the official Overwatch League Twitter account.
To celebrate the first-ever Overwatch League All-Star Weekend, we’re teaming up with the @Dodgers for a special fan event on August 22!
— Overwatch League (@overwatchleague) August 14, 2018
Several Overwatch League All-Stars will be at Dodgers Stadium for the game against the St. Louis Cardinals. With Los Angeles Gladiators DPS Lane “Surefour” Roberts throwing out the ceremonial first before the start of the game. Surefour will of course be sporting a Dodgers jersey and will also participate in the Hate Shuffle competition which takes place between innings. Fans who purchase special event tickets for the game will receive an exclusive Overwatch League Dodgers shirt.
The Dodgers game is scheduled to being at 7:10 p.m. PDT, but fans are welcome to show up earlier for a meet and greet with the following Overwatch League All-Stars:
- Indy “Space” Halpern–Los Angeles Valiant
- Terence “SoOn” Tarlier–Los Angeles Valiant
- Nikola “Sleepy” Andrews–San Francisco Shock
- Lane “Surefour” Roberts–Los Angeles Gladiators
The Overwatch All-Star Weekend festivities begin Saturday, August 25, with a series of custom skill matches such as Widowmaker 1v1, Talent Takedown, Lucioball and more. After which the Atlantic and Pacific All-Stars will go head-to-head in the official All-Star Game, on Sunday, August 26.
The Overwatch All-Star Weekend events will be available to watch live through streaming services on Twitch, OverwatchLeague.com, the Overwatch League app, MLG.com, and the MLG app. ESPN3 and Disney XD will also broadcast the events live on Saturday from 4-10 p.m. PDT, and on Sunday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. PDT.