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How to Get Overwatch League Tokens 2021

OWL tokens are used to buy skins OWL-themed skins.
OWL tokens are used to buy skins OWL-themed skins. / Photo by Blizzard Entertainment

Wondering how to get Overwatch League Tokens for the 2021 season? Here's what you need to know.

Overwatch League’s 2021 season has been well underway which means players and spectators alike have been earning tokens in order to buy in-game skins for their favorite teams. 

The Overwatch League’s 2021 season began on April 16 and since then has hosted three tournaments. The first tournament, the May Melee, was won by the Dallas Fuel. The second and third tournaments were won by the Shanghai Dragons — June Joust and Summer Showdown. While the last one, the Countdown Cup is the last of the four. These four tournaments are a lead up to the playoffs at the end of the season.

How to Get Overwatch League Tokens 2021

Blizzard also released a skin to commemorate each event. The May Melee had MM-Mei, the June Joust had Ange de la Mort and the Summer Showdown had Haroeris Ana

League tokens can be obtained by watching live OWL broadcasts. Viewers can link their YouTube accounts with their Battle.net in order to obtain tokens. 

  1. Sign into YouTube.
  2. Go to Settings.
  3. Scroll down to “Connected Accounts.”
  4. Select your Battle.net Acccount.
  5. Click “allow.”
  6. Start watching on the official Overwatch YouTube channel.

Apart from this method, Overwatch League fans can also purchase tokens via the Overwatch store; 100 tokens cost around $5.