Get ready for the vibrant festivities! Overwatch 2’s Lunar New Year event for 2024, themed “Year of the Dragon,” is here, packed with thrilling challenges, exclusive skins, and unique game modes. Let’s dive into all the details you need to know to make the most of this festive season.
Event Duration: A Time-Limited Celebration
The Lunar New Year event is set to dazzle players from January 30th to February 20th. You have 20 days to immerse yourself in the celebratory modes, unlock rewards, and grab your free Year of the Dragon player icon.
Year of the Dragon Event Rewards
There are 12 challenges in total, each offering unique rewards:
- Unlock Dragon Dance sprays, voice lines, player titles.
- Gain Battle Pass XP to progress in the current season.
- The “Emperor of Mischief” challenge offers a massive 20,000 Battle Pass XP.
Exclusive Lunar New Year Skins
Get ready to adorn your heroes with the latest skins, including:
- Turtleship D.Va
- Dragonfire Bastion
- Mystic Swan Mercy These skins will be available in the in-game shop starting February 6th.
Lunar New Year Game Modes: Fun and Frenzy
- Mischief & Magic (5v5): A prop hunt game featuring Kiriko and Genji in the Lijiang Night Market. Hide or seek – the choice is yours!
- Bounty Hunter (6-player Free for All): A thrilling deathmatch where every player is for themselves.
- Capture the Flag Blitz (5v5): A faster, more intense version of Capture the Flag.
- Capture the Flag (5v5): Test your teamwork in this classic Overwatch game mode.
Mischief & Magic: A Special Map for the Year of the Dragon
The Mischief & Magic mode returns with a new twist: a prop hunt in a dedicated Year of the Dragon map! Experience the thrill of the hunt in this engaging mode where strategy and quick thinking reign supreme.
Arcade Modes: Variety and Excitement
In addition to the special Lunar New Year modes, don’t miss out on the varied Arcade modes Overwatch 2 offers. Whether you’re teaming up for Capture the Flag or battling it out in Bounty Hunter, there’s fun for everyone.
Unveiling the Exciting 2024 Lunar New Year Event in Overwatch 2
Embrace the spirit of the Year of the Dragon in Overwatch 2 and enjoy a plethora of activities, rewards, and exclusive content. Whether you’re a seasoned player or just starting, this event is the perfect opportunity to dive into the world of Overwatch 2 and celebrate the Lunar New Year in style.