As we enter the holiday season and head into Thanksgiving weekend here in the United States, we wanted to take some time to show our gratitude to our players around the world who have helped make Overwatch 2 a huge success! Over 35 million of you have answered the call and joined us in exciting matches from Esperança to Midtown and everywhere in-between, embracing new heroes like Kiriko, and going on adventures like the Wrath of the Bride Co-op Mission. There is always something to do in Overwatch 2, and this week, we want to give you even more reasons to play.
Rewards When You Log On and Play
First things first, you can earn bonus highlight intros by logging into the game in November. Now through November 26, log on to receive the “Five Fingers” highlight intro for Junker Queen. Return from November 27 to December 1 to earn the “On The Wind” highlight intro for Kiriko.
Don’t forget to join us for the final Double XP weekend for Season 1, which runs from November 24 through November 28 and earn double match XP for all games played – what better opportunity to complete your premium Battle Pass and earn your Mythic Cyber Demon Genji skin!
Black Friday Sale
Save on cosmetics for your favorite heroes during our Battle.net Black Friday Sale! We have all-new skins, like Mobster Junkrat. The Watchpoint Pack bundle is 40% off the retail price, granting you the current premium Battle Pass, instant access to Kiriko if you don’t have her already, two Legendary Space Pirate Skins, and 2,000 Overwatch Coins.
Support your favorite creators and earn drops on Twitch!
Raise your mug and celebrate the holidays with your favorite Overwatch 2 streamers! Now through November 30, you can earn the Lion’s Pride Mug souvenir when you watch three hours of Overwatch 2 streams on Twitch and the Mitzi weapon charm when you watch two additional hours. Be sure to link your Twitch account to your Battle.net account to claim these epic rewards!
Join us for a special showdown event featuring iitzTimmy and Summit1G!
This Thanksgiving weekend, streaming personalities iitzTimmy and Summit1G and other top players will face off in an exciting 5v5, first-to-three series, where they will compete for a prize pool of $25,000 USD. This is one community event that you will not want to miss, so tune into Twitch.tv/PlayOverwatch on Friday, November 25 at 2:00 PM PDT to catch all the action!
Thanks to all of you who have joined us for this new chapter in Overwatch history. We have even more in store for you in Season 2, including the introduction of our new tank hero Ramattra, starting on December 6! Be sure to follow us on @PlayOverwatch on Twitter, so you can be the first to know when new updates for Overwatch 2 arrive. See you on the payload!