Overwatch 2 is on the point of dive into one more pantheon of mythology, this time showing to spotlight the varied gods and goddesses of Japanese origin via a Mythic pores and skin for one of many recreation’s newer heroes.
Blizzard launched a brief teaser at present of subsequent season’s Mythic pores and skin, which may be earned by reaching the top of the premium battle move monitor: Amaterasu Kiriko. The design of the pores and skin is strictly the way it appeared when it was leaked a few days ago, although the trailer additionally showcases a handful of the customization choices that accompany the pores and skin. The subsequent season of Overwatch 2 will start on Feb. 7.
Amaterasu Kiriko is straight impressed by the Japanese Goddess of the Solar herself, full along with her lengthy gown and variations of hairstyles and helmets. The teaser reveals that gamers could have the choice to alter numerous points of the pores and skin between gold, white, and purple colorations that every embrace totally different clothes choices for Kiriko, although they might not be seen of their entirety.
It’s unclear how the solar will likely be included into this pores and skin, however as seen with the present season’s Mythic pores and skin, Zeus Junker Queen, Amaterasu Kirko will seemingly have the facility of the sunshine included in her animations in some way.
If this Mythic pores and skin is any indication of what the theme of the following battle move will likely be, gamers would possibly have the ability to stay up for a plethora of cosmetics based mostly on Japanese mythology—each earnable via the battle move and purchasable straight via the in-game retailer. Each earlier Mythic skins have been accompanied by different cosmetics for different heroes that comply with their thematic, so it’s seemingly that Amaterasu Kiriko denotes the identical.
The third season of Overwatch 2 will start on Feb. 7 alongside the discharge of the brand new battle move and Amaterasu Kiriko because the Mythic pores and skin reward on the premium monitor. This would be the first battle move the place a brand new hero isn’t earnable, so it’s unclear how each tracks will change.