Overwatch League skins are now available for every character

10 January, 2018, 00:34 | Author: Devin Moran
  • An Overwatch League arena

Here are a list of the teams (and their owners) who have paid a reported $20 million dollars for rights to participate in the new league.

Regardless of whether you agree with it or not, the skins do show support for the respective Overwatch teams and Blizzard is allowing you to show your allegiance by allowing you to select one skin by granting you tokens to purchase your first one in-game.

Blizzard revealed that skins will also be available to purchase in bundles, however, they've not shared anymore information on what they will cost for the time being.

Quickly check the standings or catch the latest stories and videos from the Overwatch League, including interviews, team profiles, breaking news, and in-game analysis.


With the inaugural season for the Overwatch League beginning tomorrow, fans of Blizzard's team-based shooter looking to tune in might be wondering exactly where they can go to watch the action unfold. The core addition of the patch is an entirely new menu accessed via the Overwatch League button on the main screen. Overwatch fans have kind of gotten what they've been asking for with the release of these team skins, but it's a double edged sword that has some fans saying that the prices are too high.

The two partners are also working on finding ways to part fans from their money with different features and rewards that will give perks to fans like in-game items and exclusives, the company said.

The two-year deal will see the entirety of the first two seasons broadcast across the world, except China.

The first season of the league will run from January to June with playoffs and finals slated for July. If you're lucky enough to be in the Los Angeles area, you can actually get tickets to see the matches go down in person at the Blizzard Arena. Among those, the Los Angeles Valiant announced on Tuesday that it will compete at the Microsoft Theater in LA Live starting in Season 3, which is owned by one of its investor groups, Anschutz Entertainment Group. "We look forward to offering their pioneering style of league play to a large and passionate fanbase that will be able to bond over not only their favorite plays, but hometown pride".

Recommended:

  • SpaceX set to launch secretive 'Zuma' spacecraft with classified U.S.  government payload

    SpaceX set to launch secretive 'Zuma' spacecraft with classified U.S. government payload

    With Falcon heavy, SpaceX will also attempt to simultaneously land and recover all three of its first-stage rocket cores. The mission, only known as Zuma, was set for Thursday, pushed back to Friday and then again into the weekend.
    GeForce Experience Gets New Freestyle, Ansel Features

    GeForce Experience Gets New Freestyle, Ansel Features

    It also adds support for NVIDIA Freestyle which lets you apply post-processing filters to your games while you play. Ansel has refreshed Photo Mode controls, eight new filters and the ability to combine multiple filters.
    Sporting Dimitrov to meet Kyrgios in Brisbane semi-finals

    Sporting Dimitrov to meet Kyrgios in Brisbane semi-finals

    Dimitrov held his serve to go to 5-4 and then broke Edmund to seal the win 6-3, 6-7 (3/7), 6-4. Dimitrov has received plenty of praise from tennis fans for his reaction to Edmund's injury.
  • Nintendo Switch Is (Allegedly) Hacked For Good

    The PS2 now has the world record for console sales, selling an impressive 155 million units during its lifetime. The Wii U, after its fifth year released, has only sold 3,301,555 units.

    Astronaut John Young, who walked on the moon twice, dies

    Crippen said in 2004. "Today, NASA and the world have lost a pioneer", Robert Lightfoot, NASA administrator, said in a statement . On Apollo 10 , in May 1969, Nasa performed what it called "a full dress rehearsal" for landing men on the moon two months later.

    Blake Griffin takes elbow to head, leaves game with concussion

    He was down on the court for several minutes, but was able to walk to the locker room under his own power. Griffin, a 5-time All-Star, has already missed 14 games this season with a sprained knee ligament.
  • Vivo to launch first in-display fingerprint sensor smartphone at CES 2018

    Vivo to launch first in-display fingerprint sensor smartphone at CES 2018

    CES 2018 has not been about smartphones much this time around, but that isn't stopping Vivo from making its presence felt. The phone is developed with thin-bezel and display offers 18:9 aspect ratio.
    Steve Bannon apologizes to Trump in statement, touts effort to preach 'Trumpism'

    Steve Bannon apologizes to Trump in statement, touts effort to preach 'Trumpism'

    Other global relations experts say the Wolff book is only likely to confirm what informed Washington-watchers already know. Bannon said Manafort was "a seasoned campaign professional with experience and knowledge of how the Russians operate".
    Trump postpones his 'fake news' awards

    Trump postpones his 'fake news' awards

    Maybe-maybe-there was a chance that we would, for at least a couple minutes, stop paying attention to Donald Trump . But President Trump isn't one to be overshadowed, so he's getting in on the awards show action himself.
  • Suspects in death of 4-year-old MI  girl captured in Georgia

    Suspects in death of 4-year-old MI girl captured in Georgia

    The police have appealed to any member of the public with information as to the whereabouts of Diaz and Fields to come forward. A GoFundMe page initially set up to help her family bury her has since been removed , but a second one has been established.
    Deputy killed in Pierce County, armed and dangerous suspect at large

    Deputy killed in Pierce County, armed and dangerous suspect at large

    We are with his family now, and we ask that you please keep his family, friends, and our department in your thoughts and prayers. A Pierce County deputy has died after being shot responding to a robbery call near Spanaway, the Sheriff's Department confirmed.

    NFL Wild Card Preview: Falcons at Rams

    Former Buffalo Bills receivers Robert Woods and Sammy Watkins have found a home in Los Angeles . If this game wasn't in Southern California, the Rams would definitely have a harder time .


Popular

Forecast predicts two years of record U.S. oil production
Brent for March settlement climbed 16 cents to end the session at $67.78 a barrel on the London-based ICE Futures Europe exchange. The rise in prices is expected to drive gains in US production during 2018, offsetting curbs by others.

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Is Not Coming To US Carriers
The Mate 10 Pro could have been the first flagship device from the company to be available through network operators in the US. USA customers need a better choice, and as a leader in technology and innovation, Huawei is prepared to fill this need".

I'll Sign Any Immigration Bill Congress Sends Me
President Donald Trump is meeting Tuesday with key lawmakers on immigration policies, but no breakthrough appeared imminent on how to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from being deported.

Acer Chromebook 11 embraces USB-C and Google Play
It comes with an HDR webcam for video calling and has dual stereo speakers with an integrated microphone. Acer's new Chromebook 11 (CB311) is a pretty basic affair, targeted to the entry-level market.

Panthers give coach Ron Rivera 2-year contract extension
Carolina needs skill-position players, and its offensive line left Newton to pick himself up far too many times this year. Rivera is receiving the vote of confidence just a day before taking on the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Wild Card game.

Samsung laptop features fingerprint scanner 08 January 2018 19:14 GMT
The Notebook 9 Pen might be lacking in style, but so far it seems like a solid blend of power and pen-based productivity tools. The device comes with a 360 degree rotating touchscreen along with support for Active Pen which will be sold separately.

Google Unifies Its Payment Platforms, Introduces Google Pay
That changed in 2015, when Google made a decision to spin off the tap-and-pay portion of the service into Android Pay. And the same changes will come to Google Tez, an Indian payment application that's akin to Android Pay.

Two injured in Stockholm subway station explosion
Two people have been injured in an explosion outside an underground station in southern Stockholm , authorities have said. Local resident Milorad Jencic told AFP he was shocked as witnesses and onlookers gathered around the police cordon.

Bannon praises Trump's son in statement
Tapper responded that that "wasn't true", and he had a lot of questions about immigration, and accused Miller of "filibustering". Miller replied that Bannon's role "has been greatly exaggerated, whereas the president hasn't gotten the due that he deserves".

Chiefs' home playoff curse continues in loss to Titans
Midway through the fourth quarter, after the Titans took their first lead of the game, they attempted a two-point conversion. Derrick Henry coughed up the ball and this time no whistle was blown, so Johnson returned the fumble for a touchdown.