To cap off its Overwatch panel at BlizzCon as we speak, Blizzard revealed a collection of latest skins coming to the shooter. A handful of those are notably notable, as they’re themed round Blizzard’s different video games.
A complete of eight new skins had been proven off, most of that are of the Blizzard sport selection. These embrace a model of Roadhog primarily based on Diablo’s Butcher, whereas Zarya will get a tackle Diablo’s Barbarian. Maybe essentially the most on-point of the bunch is Widowmaker’s new Nova pores and skin. You’ll discover that a number of of these–Reinhardt and Mei’s–are primarily based on earlier cinematics. The Reinhardt one is predicated on the just-released story video put out as we speak, whereas Mei’s provides her the look from the emotional Ecopoint video. You can see all of those within the gallery under.
These skins will not arrive till early 2018. Thankfully, they will not be restricted to a limited-time loot field. Instead, they will be obtainable proper in the usual, base loot field, permitting you to earn them all year long (or buy them outright, offered you save up sufficient Credits).
This wasn’t the one Overwatch information that Blizzard needed to share at BlizzCon. We additionally discovered concerning the new Overwatch hero Moira, who’s a hybrid Support character who can heal in a a lot totally different method than anybody else. We additionally bought a take a look at the brand new BlizzardWorld map, which is basically a theme park that includes a lot of Blizzard’s games–Overwatch being a notable exception, as that will get somewhat bizarre.
Outside of Overwatch, there have been nonetheless numerous bulletins. We heard about Hearthstone’s new enlargement, WoW’s new enlargement and the upcoming WoW Clbadic model, new Heroes of the Storm characters, and extra. For a full recap, take a look at our BlizzCon 2017 information roundup.