Blizzard has announced that players will have the ability to earn Overwatch Thanksgiving weekend rewards starting today through November 26. The details provided by Blizzard Entertainment’s Overwatch team are noted below.
Entering the Thanksgiving holiday season in the United States, many are in the mood for expressing gratitude. Accordingly, the Blizzard Overwatch team has decided to show gratitude to players around the world. There are millions of Overwatch fans who have helped make Overwatch 2 a huge success.
Specifically, over 35 million players have answered the call and joined in exciting matches. The matches are from Esperança to Midtown and everywhere in between. Overwatch players have embraced new heroes like Kiriko, and are going on adventures like the Wrath of the Bride Co-op Mission. There is always something to do in Overwatch 2, and this week, there are 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 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 earn your Mythic Cyber Demon Genji skin!
Black Friday Sale
Save on cosmetics for your favorite heroes during the Battle.net Black Friday Sale! There are all-new skins, like Mobster Junkrat. The Watchpoint Pack bundle is 40% off the retail price. This grants 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 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!