Overwatch News: Latest Update Offers 312 League Skins, Bug Fixes and More
Since Overwatch League’s launch is fast approaching, Blizzard has released a new Overwatch update for PC, PS4, and Xbox One. The said upgrade introduces 312 new skins based on the league’s numerous teams and it also delivers other changes, additions, and bug fixes.
Overwatch News Skins
According to Game Rant, obtaining the League skins in Overwatch isn’t as simple as opening a loot box. In contrary, the players who purchase League skins directly utilizing League Tokens. It is also worth mentioning that the cheapest bundle is $5, and it will give the players 100 League Tokens. This is just enough to buy one skin in the game. Meanwhile, the most expensive bundle is tagged at $100 and it comes with a massive 2,600 League Tokens to spend.
Nonetheless, if the gamers don’t want to shell out a huge amount of money, there is another way. They can get the League skin for their favorite team and character without using any League tokens. The Overwatch players who will log in between January 10 and February 13 will be gifted with 100 League Tokens. This is just enough to purchase one League skin.
Overwatch Update Enhancements
Apart from the news skins, GameSpot has noted that the patch was able to make the Zenyatta’s Orbs of Discord and Harmony display the Zenyatta player target’s health bar. Additionally, the players can now see the game’s main menu in the home to a new Overwatch League area. This is also where matches can be streamed.
The console players have gained some new options, as all communication wheel choices can be bound to a button and stopping can be selected as something they have to press and hold. Furthermore, Ana’s controls have a new setting for Friendly Aim Assist Strength that can aid command the support players will receive when targeting at teammates.
Most importantly, a wide variation of bugs is also addressed with this update. These contain items not showing appropriately when opening a loot box, the “checkpoint reached” voice line playing at the finishing goal on Eichenwalde. Also, a variety of glitches with Doomfist’s Rocket Punch has also been resolved.
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