Overwatch Christmas Update Is Overwatch Winter Wonderland; New Loot Boxes, Brawl, and More

by admin December 14, 2016 at 12:22 am

As we reported earlier, the Overwatch Christmas update is now live. Dubbed the Overwatch Winter Wonderland, Blizzard outlined all the new additions to the game. At the moment the download size is 2.79GB on the PS4 and reportedly around 1.5GB on the PC. It will take place from December 13 to January 2.

Overwatch Winter Wonderland Christmas update – what’s new

  • Loot boxes replaced with winter loot boxes. These will contain over 100 new cosmetic items. They can be bought or earned.
  • Each winter loot box will contain at least one item from our 2016 Winter Wonderland collection—including profile icons, sprays, victory poses, emotes, highlight intros, skins, and more
  • Contents of each loot box are random, you can unlock a variety of these customization options in the Hero Gallery throughout the event’s duration.
  • Both Hanamura and King’s Row maps will be decked up in the festive spirit
  • A Winter Wonderland event, Mei’s Snowball Offensive. It’s a new single-elimination brawl featuring 6v6 players.

(Also see:  Overwatch Review)