An Overwatch 2 Tracer pores and skin is being given away at McDonalds, and seemingly solely in Australia.
As reported by Dot Esports, developer Blizzard and McDonalds have united for the promotion that rewards the Overwatch 2 “Tracer Lightning” pores and skin to anybody who orders a Huge Mac, McChicken, or 10-piece Rooster McNuggets combo by means of the MyMacca’s App.
The pores and skin is on the market at each McDonalds throughout Australia till the tip of October, and there is at present no phrase as as to whether the promotion will unfold to the U.S. or different areas.
If you happen to’re an Overwatch veteran, it’s possible you’ll recognise the pores and skin from Overwatch’s 2018 anniversary occasion. As of late, the pores and skin is usually obtainable within the Overwatch store, however for the reason that store cycles its stock there isn’t a method of figuring out precisely when you should buy it. As such, the McDonalds promotion is the one present sure-fire option to get the pores and skin, no less than for Australian gamers.
Different publishers have made comparable offers prior to now, typically leading to codes for the digital product being offered on-line for large quantities of cash. Fortnite’s Merry Mint Pickaxe was obtainable within the vacation interval of 2019 to those that purchased Fortnite merchandise at sure retailers, for instance, and people codes at the moment are promoting for upwards of $100.
Overwatch 2 launched on October 4 and, as is commonly the case with on-line video games, it had a rocky launch that left a number of followers utterly unable to play the sport.
Blizzard’s servers have been plagued with DDoS assaults that induced prolonged queue instances for these making an attempt to play early on, and additional points emerged because of new Blizzard insurance policies that required gamers to attach a cellphone quantity to their account earlier than taking part in.
Although the requirement was applied as a safety function, Blizzard shortly backtracked and eliminated the function for many of its gamers, solely requiring these with new accounts to connect a cellphone quantity. Additional controversy emerged, nevertheless, as followers utilizing pre-paid cellphone packages discovered they weren’t thought of viable for the service and in consequence they could not play Overwatch 2.
The sport is comparatively settled now, nevertheless, and out of doors of a focused repair for Zarya in Complete Mayhem on October 25 and (presumably) the return of Bastion and Torbjörn, who have been faraway from Overwatch 2 simply days after it launched as a consequence of critical glitches, Blizzard stated it will not implement any stability updates till Season 2 begins in December.
Ryan Dinsdale is an IGN freelancer. He’ll speak about The Witcher all day.
Editor’s word: this story beforehand said that the Tracer pores and skin was unique to McDonalds. It has now been up to date to mirror the pores and skin’s origin as a 2018 anniversary beauty.