Working from February 4 via February 25, Overwatch gamers are invited to compete for brand new skins within the recreation’s annual Lunar New Yr occasion, this time is themed across the Year of the Ox. Per traditional, three of those skins are tied to weekly challenges, which require 9 wins in any mode to unlock. Week one’s pores and skin is Terracotta Medic Baptiste. Week two will web you the awesomely designed Xiake McCree. And week three is the Imperial Guard Reaper. You may see all three of those skins within the gallery beneath.
As you play, you may earn loot crates and forex that may result in 5 further legendary skins. This roundup consists of Bull Demon Orisa, Tiger untress Ashe, Dragonfire Bastion, Kkachi Echo, and Plate Serpent Widowmaker. Together with these new hero appears to be like, Blizzard is including further Lunar New Yr icons and sprays to unlock.
The occasion additionally brings a brand new brawl mode referred to as Bounty Hunter. The participant who achieves the primary kill in a match turns into a goal, and each one else tries to hunt them down. The participant that takes the goal down then will get the crosshairs on their again and is in flip hunted. You’ll find the Bounty Hunter mode within the Arcade tab of modes.
As with all Overwatch occasions which might be repeated, previous Lunar New Yr skins will as soon as once more be out there to buy from the hero screens. Should you missed on you wished final yr, it is a good time to get it at a lowered worth.