Blizzard Entertainment announced the in-game items it’s handing out alongside its BlizzCon tickets, virtual or otherwise. BlizzCon 2019 will be held Nov. 1-2 in Anaheim, California. Ticket holders always get special swag with their ticket purchases, including a whole bunch of digital items. For Overwatch players, the most valuable thing to be handed out is skins — and this year’s skins are good.
“Commemorate 25 years of Azeroth as you fight for future Earth with a pair of Warcraft-themed legendary Overwatch skins,” Blizzard wrote in a press release. “Prepare to seek vengeance as Illidan Genji, and call upon the (hard-)light of Elune as Tyrande Symmetra.”
Level up your #BlizzCon home experience with Virtual Ticket!— Blizzard Entertainment (@Blizzard_Ent) October 1, 2019
Bring a piece of BlizzCon with you into whatever world you call home, and mark the occasion in-game alongside your friends, allies, teammates, guildmates, broodmates, and rivals.
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Blizzard said the two skins will be available in Overwatch before BlizzCon 2019, but didn’t specify exactly when.
Other BlizzCon virtual gifts include two “murloc-ified faction leaders” and a “Wendigo Woolies transmog outfit” for World of Warcraft, as well as a “mysterious Golden Legendary card” and BlizzCon 2019 cardbacks in Hearthstone. Heroes of the Storm players will unlock a BlizzCon spray and portrait and a Celestial Deepcrawler mount. In StarCraft 2, players can get new Brood War unit skins and portraits for Terran’s Battlecruiser, Zerg’s Ultralisk, and Protoss’ Carrier.
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