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Trick-or-treat yourself to ghoulish goodies during these events!

20 October 2023

Halloween is fast approaching, and for some games, that means it’s time to boo-gie down! From creepy costumes to ghastly game modes, see when you can jump into a bit of wicked fun with these games.

Splatoon 3

Happy Splatoween! From 28th October at 11:00am — 30th October at 11:00am AEDT, battle in a Halloween-themed Splatfest* and answer an important question. Which would be the best friend? A zombie, skeleton, or a ghost?

Rocket League®

Disney Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas has arrived to spread the holiday fear with themed Item Bundles. Defeat Haunted Hallows challenges to earn ghoulishly themed rewards, or unleash terror in Limited Time Modes. The Haunted Hallows Event takes place 18th October — 1st November.


During Fortnitemares 2023, it’s time to call in a vampire hunter: you! Match the stakes of Kado Thorne’s threat with the new Wood Stake Shotgun. And don’t stop at vampire hunting—jump into the Horde Rush limited-time experience. Check it out: now until 3rd November.

Animal Crossing: New Horizons

It's spring time for players in the southern hemisphere! And until 31st October, get ready for a fa-boo-lous Halloween event by growing pumpkins, picking up costumes from the Able Sisters shop, and stocking up on candy.

Overwatch® 2

Defeat powerful bosses and level up your hero in the new Trials of Sanctuary game mode from 10th October — 1st November. You’ll team up with Pharah as she leads the forces of light against Moira and her allies of darkness.

Disney Dreamlight Valley

Prepare for plenty of frights and delights in this season’s new Haunted Holiday Star Path! Additionally, from 24th October — 1st November, the seasonal candy event will return to the Valley.

Pokémon UNITE

Mimikyu is joining the battle! Compete in Halloween Night Quick Battles, complete challenges, earn event coins, and get themed items from 19th October — 12th November.

Fall Guys

Get Halloweird with the Trick or Yeet Fame Pass from 17th October — 7th November. Highlights include the gnawsome Bat-Tastic Costume for bitey Beans and the Buff Guy Costume that adds insta-muscles without the workout.

Apex Legends™

From 3rd October — 31st October, embrace your dark side in Tricks N’ Treats Trios, where you'll find Candy that boosts your EVO level and Ultimate charge, plus Copycat Kits that grant extra Legend abilities. You also get access to After Dark versions of three maps.

*Any Nintendo Switch Online membership (sold separately) and Nintendo Account required for online features. Membership auto-renews after initial term at the then-current price unless canceled. Not available in all countries. Internet access required for online features. Terms apply.