How to unlock Overwatch 2 Lunar New Year Moira Legendary Skin with Twitch drops

Published: 2023-01-10T02:31:33

Updated: 2023-01-10T02:31:43

With Overwatch 2’s Lunar New Year event just around the corner, we know that certain fans will be able to unlock a new Legendary skin for Moira. Here’s how to get the Mask Dancer skin via Twitch drops.

Ever since Overwatch 2 came into the picture, replacing the original game in the process, events have been handled in a unique way. Instead of delivering a wide variety of new skins in loot boxes as the first title did, many of the new cosmetics in Overwatch 2 are either locked into the store or exclusive to Twitch.

Just by watching along on the streaming platform, fans have been able to unlock a number of legendary cosmetics during the Winter Wonderland event, including the recent Sleighing D.Va Legendary skin.

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Next up is the celebration of the Lunar New Year and as is tradition at this time, another Legendary Skin will be available through Twitch. This time around, Moira and her Mask Dancer skin take center stage, and fans may notice that it’s the same skin seen in the 2020 iteration of the event. Here’s how to unlock the legendary cosmetics for yourself in Overwatch 2.

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The legendary Moira skin on offer this year is the same as the one from the 2020 event.

When will Overwatch 2 Lunar New Year Twitch drops be available?

The Lunar New Year event will go live on Tuesday, January 17 in Overwatch 2. As you might expect, Twitch drops associated with the new event will also be available starting that same day.

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It’s coming to an end on Monday, February 6, and fans have about three weeks to tune into Twitch and get their hands on the new Moira Skin.

How to link your Battle.net account on Twitch

However, before you watch on Twitch, it’s essential that your Battle.net account is connected to Twitch. Without your accounts linked, you will not unlock the Legendary Moira Skin.

Be sure to follow the steps below to link the two accounts and make sure you’re ready to go when Lunar New Year Twitch drops go live.

  • Log in to your Battle.net account
  • Go to your Battle.net Connections page
  • Click Connect next to Twitch and follow the instructions

How to Unlock Moira Mask Dancer Legendary Skin

Once your accounts are linked, all you need to do is watch eligible streamers on Twitch. As usual, many of the most popular Overwatch 2 personalities have drops enabled during their broadcasts, meaning you just have to tune in for a certain amount of time to claim the new skin.

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As usual, there are two unique items up for grabs on Twitch during the Lunar New Year event. In addition to the Moira skin, players can also obtain a Festive Pose. Below is a brief overview of the requirements for both rewards:

  • Watch 2 hours: Unlock Moira Lion Roar’s Victory Pose.
  • Watch 4 hours: Unlock the legendary Moira Mask Dancer skin.

That’s all there is to know about unlocking the Twitch-exclusive Moira skin in Overwatch 2. Since it’s only available for a limited time, be sure to follow the steps above and grab it before it’s gone.

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