Blizzard introduced a brand new free-for-all map, Kanezaka, will hit Overwatch’s deathmatch mode right this moment. As we previously reported, the brand new map takes place outdoors the partitions of Hanamura fortress, giving gamers an opportunity to discover and compete inside the surrounding village for the primary time. To have fun the event, gamers (particularly those that favor Hanzo) can earn limited-time rewards from now till January 25.
The rewards in query embrace six distinctive sprays in addition to the Kyogisha epic pores and skin for Hanzo. Racking up victories in Fast Play, Aggressive, or Arcade, nets you these goodies, and right here’s what number of you’ll have to get each:
3 wins – Pagoda participant icon
6 wins – Yōkai spray
9 wins – 1 New Epic Pores and skin: Kyogisha Hanzo
If watching another person play Overwatch is extra your factor, you may earn further rewards by testing any Twitch streamer enjoying the sport to earn six Kanezaka Problem Sprays. The variety of sprays earned depends upon the variety of hours watched, so be sure you have these streams operating within the background when you’re engaged with work or another grownup obligation to snag some simple rewards.
2 hours watched – 1 new spray
4 hours watched – 2 new sprays
6 hours watched – 3 new sprays
Kanezaka seems like a blast, and likewise encompasses a honest quantity of Easter Eggs and environmental hints that Blizzard says will repay in Overwatch 2. Make sure to preserve a watch out as you’re racking up wins and incomes skins (see what I did there?). Talking of Overwatch 2, now that Kanezaka is out within the wild, we hope to listen to extra about it when BlizzConline happens February 19 and 20. To be taught extra about Overwatch 2 in addition to what Blizzard has within the pipeline basically (equivalent to Diablo IV), try our coverage hub from our Blizzard concern of Sport Informer.