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How to unlock free Ice Queen Brigitte skin in Overwatch 2

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Here’s a quick guide on how to obtain the Ice Queen Brigitte Winter Wonderland skin in Overwatch 2 for free.

The Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland event is back! This time, there's a free Ice Queen Brigitte skin that players can unlock in the game. Read on for details.

How to get the Ice Queen Brigitte Winter Wonderland skin

You have until January 4, 2023 to unlock the Ice Queen Brigitte skin through the Season’s Greetings Challenge. Complete six Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland Challenges to get this epic skin. You will also get a weapon charm with Ice Queen Brigitte. Completing all of the Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland Challenges will grant a bunch of sprays and experience as well.
Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland Challenges. Screenshot via Blizzard Entertainment.
Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland Challenges. Screenshot via Blizzard Entertainment.
Here are the different Overwatch 2 Challenges:
  • Season’s Greetings: Complete 6 Winter Wonderland Challenges.
  • Warmhearted: Thaw 15 allies in Freezethaw Elimination.
  • Caught A Cold: Catch 6 snowballs in Snowball Deathmatch.
  • Abominable: Win a game in Yeti Hunter as a Yeti.
  • Block of Ice: Block 8 snowballs with Cryo-Freeze or Ice Wall in Snowball Deathmatch or Mei's Snowball Offensive.
  • Unthawed: Win a game in Freezethaw Elimination.
  • Snowstorm: Win a game in Snowball Deathmatch.
  • Monster Hunter: Win a game in Yeti Hunter as a Mei.
  • Time for Cocoa: Win a game in Mei's Snowball Offensive.

Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland Challenges guide

To start completing these wintery Overwatch 2 Challenges, press "Play" on the main menu. Next, click "Arcade" mode. Press "Winter Brawls" to access the seasonal game modes, which includes Freezethaw Elimination, Snowball Deathmatch, Yeti Hunter and Mei's Snowball Offensive.
Freezethaw Elimination information. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
Freezethaw Elimination information. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
Freezethaw Elimination involves freezing enemies to win each round. Obtain victory by defeating the enemy team three times.
Snowball Deathmatch information. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
Snowball Deathmatch information. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
To conquer Snowball Deathmatch, play as Mei and make sure all three of your shots count. This snowball fight ends when a player reaches 15 kills.
Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland 2022 Yeti Hunter details. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland 2022 Yeti Hunter details. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
As for Yeti Hunter, set your preference between playing as a Hunter or a Yeti. If every player ends up preferring the Hunter role, then one will be selected randomly as the Yeti. If you prefer the Yeti role, then increase your chances to become a Yeti by completing games as a Hunter.
Mei's Snowball Offensive in 2022 Winter Wonderland event. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
Mei's Snowball Offensive in 2022 Winter Wonderland event. Image via Blizzard Entertainment.
Finally, Mei's Snowball Offensive involves a five-versus-five snowball fight. Achieve victory three times to get the overall win.
That's all for now. Stay tuned on Esports.gg for more Overwatch 2 news and updates.
Amy Chen
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