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 Large Mac, McChicken, or 10-piece Rooster McNuggets combo by way of the MyMacca’s App.
The pores and skin is offered at each McDonalds throughout Australia till the top of October, and there is at present no phrase as as to if the promotion will unfold to the U.S. or different areas.
When you’re an Overwatch veteran, chances are you’ll recognise the pores and skin from Overwatch’s 2018 anniversary occasion. Nowadays, the pores and skin is typically out there within the Overwatch store, however for the reason that store cycles its stock there isn’t any manner of figuring out precisely when you should buy it. As such, the McDonalds promotion is the one present sure-fire approach to get the pores and skin, not less than for Australian gamers.
Different publishers have made related offers previously, typically leading to codes for the digital product being offered on-line for large quantities of cash. Fortnite’s Merry Mint Pickaxe was out there within the vacation interval of 2019 to those that purchased Fortnite merchandise at sure retailers, for instance, and people codes are actually promoting for upwards of $100.
Overwatch 2 launched on October 4 and, as is usually the case with on-line video games, it had a rocky launch that left a number of followers fully unable to play the sport.
Blizzard’s servers have been plagued with DDoS assaults that induced prolonged queue instances for these attempting to play early on, and additional points emerged on account of new Blizzard insurance policies that required gamers to attach a cellphone quantity to their account earlier than enjoying.
Although the requirement was carried out as a safety characteristic, Blizzard shortly backtracked and eliminated the characteristic for many of its gamers, solely requiring these with new accounts to connect a cellphone quantity. Additional controversy emerged, nonetheless, as followers utilizing pre-paid cellphone packages discovered they weren’t thought of viable for the service and because of this they could not play Overwatch 2.
The sport is comparatively settled now, nonetheless, and out of doors of a focused repair for Zarya in Whole 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 severe glitches, Blizzard mentioned it will not implement any steadiness updates till Season 2 begins in December.
Ryan Dinsdale is an IGN freelancer. He’ll discuss The Witcher all day.
Editor’s word: this story beforehand acknowledged 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.