According to a tweet from the official Overwatch Latin America Twitter account, Overwatch's newest feature will be the ability to swap hero skins on the fly before matches begin. The new addition is slated to take place Thursday.
The tweet, which
Los héroes fashionistas tienen mucho que celebrar.— Overwatch (@OverwatchLatAm) February 8, 2018
¡A partir de mañana podrás cambiar diseños al comienzo de una partida! pic.twitter.com/e7sktPRGFO
This change is a welcome quality of life improvement, and its timing couldn't be better. With one volley of skins from the Blizzard World update still making waves, and a second rolling up on the horizon in the shape of the Year of the Dog event, the community is sure to be inundated with new skins.
Fashion-forward heroes, rejoice! 👏 👏— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) February 8, 2018
Starting tomorrow, you'll be able to change skins at the start of a match. pic.twitter.com/XNweMKFZFw
Now, players will be able to pull out whatever skin best suits their mood even after they've joined a match. Had your Casual Hanzo skin on for Lijiang Tower but now you're headed to Hanamura? No problem, just swap it out.
This was a highly requested feature by the community and it's awesome to see it implemented so soon!
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