After Overwatch's Winter Wonderland 2020 release date was announced, Blizzard continues to excite players with the first skin, Penguin Mei. In the teaser video, Mei transforms to a penguin suit and ready to freeze her enemies up along with her weather-modification drone. The Winter Wonderland 2020 will start on Dec. 15 and run through Jan. 5.
Mei, a climatologist who is on her own adventure to preserve the environment already had multiple skins related to winter events such as Mei-rry. On top of that, she has has an epic emote, Snowman, and a couple of winter-event-related voice lines. While Penguin Mei is the first skin to be introduced for Winter Wonderland, fans will expect more upcoming cosmetic loot for other characters.
Penguin Mei Announced for Overwatch Winter Wonderland 2020
Historically, Winter Wonderland includes two new co-op brawl modes:
• Mei's Snowball Offensive
Snowball Offensive brings players to a reskin of Ecopoint: Antarctica and the Black Forest. This is an Arcade game mode that temporarily replaces the mode All Brawls! during the event period. Each team has six members and players can only play Mei with a modified version of her standard gun.
• Mei's Yeti Hunt (since 2017)
Yeti Hunt takes place in Nepal Village (Yeti Hunter) map. It is a 5-v-1 game with five Meis hunting down Winston (who poses as the Yeti).