Blizzard Entertainment rolled out a new map for Overwatch on Tuesday, the free-for-all deathmatch map generally known as Kanezaka. The developer has additionally rolled out a new challenge for gamers, with a new Hanzo pores and skin and different cosmetics out there as free rewards.
Overwatch’s Kanezaka Challenge runs from Jan. 12-25, providing seven distinctive sprays, a new participant icon, and the Kyogisha Hanzo epic pores and skin. Players can earn a few of these new cosmetics just by successful video games in Overwatch’s Quick Play, Competitive Play, or Arcade modes.
Here’s the breakdown of rewards:
- 3 Wins – Pagoda Player Icon
- 6 Wins – Yōkai Spray
- 9 Wins – 1 New Epic Skin: Kyogisha Hanzo
Additionally, gamers can earn six sprays by watching Twitch streamers play Overwatch by means of Jan. 25. Watching Overwatch streams for 2 hours presents one new spray, 4 hours earns gamers two extra, and 6 hours unlocks three extra.
The Kanezaka deathmatch map is about in Tokyo, Japan, similar to the prevailing Hanamura assault map. In truth, Hanamura fort is seen from Kanezaka’s metropolis streets. Overwatch sport director Jeff Kaplan stated in a developer replace launched in December that Kanezaka options “a lot of contextual storytelling” and “some Easter eggs and some payoff that’s going to come in Overwatch 2.” So preserve a watch peeled.