Overwatch’s annual Summer Games occasion is right here, bringing again Lucioball and introducing a batch of summer-themed skins — together with a spectacular ice cream-themed search for Orisa, which might be earned by profitable video games.
Summer Games 2020 will run from Aug. 4 to Aug. 26 in Overwatch. The Lucioball recreation mode is again, with just a few modifications. Lucio’s cooldowns are shorter, his boop and punch vary are elevated, he strikes a little bit quicker, and leap pads launch gamers greater. In brief, it’s a quicker, extra intense recreation of Lucioball this 12 months.
But there’s additionally an excellent quicker, extra chaotic model of Overwatch’s soccer-like recreation: Lucioball Remix. The new model of Lucioball has not less than two balls in play always, however extra balls will spawn periodically. Players’ positions are additionally not reset when somebody scores — the motion simply retains going after a purpose. Blizzard additionally launched new mercy guidelines for Lucioball: In the usual mode, if a staff is has a five-point lead, the sport ends. In Lucioball Remix, the staff forward by 10 factors wins.
Players can unlock new Summer Games 2020 cosmetics by profitable video games throughout Overwatch’s numerous modes for the subsequent three weeks. Here are the necessities and rewards:
- Win 3 Games: Baseballmari Player Icon
- Win 6 Games: Union Jack Spray
- Win 9 Games: Union Jack Tracer Epic Skin
- Win 3 Games: Golfmari Player Icon
- Win 6 Games: Sand Castle Spray
- Win 9 Games: Sand Castle Bastion Epic Skin
- Win 3 Games: Surfimari Player Icon
- Win 6 Games: Ice Cream Spray
- Win 9 Games: Ice Cream Orisa Epic Skin
For a take a look at the remainder of the Summer Games 2020 skins coming to Overwatch, try the gallery under for a peek at Tropical Baptiste, Lifeguard Pharah, Feskarn Brigitte, Karate Doomfist, and Surf’s Up Echo.