Overwatch Winter Wonderland Event Returns With New Legendary Skins

Bundle up because Overwatch’s

annual Winter Wonderland event is back this year. This year, Blizzard is introducing a new game mode along with the usual, limited-time cosmetic offerings. Check below for the full breakdown of new skins and game modes in this year’s Overwatch Winter Wonderland event.Like in previous years, Overwatch is getting a new game mode for the Winter Wonderland event. This year’s mini-game is called “Snowball Deathmatch.” It’s an 8-player free-for-all deathmatch mode where every player is Mei and shoots a modified snowball gun.

Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2019 Skins and Screenshots

While this is similar to Mei’s Snowball Offensive, this year Mei gets a new ability for the game mode called “Catch.” This allows players to catch an enemy snowball and add it to their ammo count. The first player to 15 eliminations wins.

Along with the new game mode are a slathering of new skins and cosmetics. Weekly Challenges are coming back so players can play to earn a series of Epic Skins for completing each weekly task. Week 1’s reward is Ugly Sweater Soldier:76, week 2 is Holly Moira, and week 3 is Snow Angel Mercy.

There will also be several sprays and player icons, and four Legendary Skins this year like Jotunn Doomfist, Mountain Man McCree, Rat King Reaper, and Rime Sigma. You can find a gallery of the new Winter Wonderland skins above.

The Overwatch Winter Wonderland mode will run from December 10 through January 2. Check out IGN’s Overwatch wiki and Overwatch review for more of our coverage. Matt Kim is a reporter for IGN. You can reach him on Twitter.

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Overwatch Winter Wonderland Event Returns With New Legendary Skins

Bundle up because Overwatch’s

annual Winter Wonderland event is back this year. This year, Blizzard is introducing a new game mode along with the usual, limited-time cosmetic offerings. Check below for the full breakdown of new skins and game modes in this year’s Overwatch Winter Wonderland event.Like in previous years, Overwatch is getting a new game mode for the Winter Wonderland event. This year’s mini-game is called “Snowball Deathmatch.” It’s an 8-player free-for-all deathmatch mode where every player is Mei and shoots a modified snowball gun.

Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2019 Skins and Screenshots

While this is similar to Mei’s Snowball Offensive, this year Mei gets a new ability for the game mode called “Catch.” This allows players to catch an enemy snowball and add it to their ammo count. The first player to 15 eliminations wins.

Along with the new game mode are a slathering of new skins and cosmetics. Weekly Challenges are coming back so players can play to earn a series of Epic Skins for completing each weekly task. Week 1’s reward is Ugly Sweater Soldier:76, week 2 is Holly Moira, and week 3 is Snow Angel Mercy.

There will also be several sprays and player icons, and four Legendary Skins this year like Jotunn Doomfist, Mountain Man McCree, Rat King Reaper, and Rime Sigma. You can find a gallery of the new Winter Wonderland skins above.

The Overwatch Winter Wonderland mode will run from December 10 through January 2. Check out IGN’s Overwatch wiki and Overwatch review for more of our coverage. Matt Kim is a reporter for IGN. You can reach him on Twitter.

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