Lunar New Year
The event is based on the real life Lunar New Year festival celebrated in several Asian countries, especially China. The first Lunar New Year event was called Year of the Rooster and began on January 24, 2017 and ended on February 14, 2017. The second is Year of the Dog and began in February 2018.
Features[edit | edit source]
During the event, Lijiang Tower is redecorated with a Lunar New Year theme.
Cosmetics[edit | edit source]
- Main article: Lunar New Year cosmetics
All loot boxes bought or earned during the event are Lunar Loot Boxes, which look like a red and gold crate filled with fireworks. Each Lunar Loot Box contains at least one Lunar New Year cosmetic. Lunar New Year cosmetics can also be unlocked with credits through the Hero Gallery while the event is running.
The Lunar New Year cosmetics (including 2018) include:
- 52 hero-exclusive sprays, and 7 general sprays
- 52 voice lines
- 13 victory poses
- 36 player icons
- 19 skins
- 4 highlight intros
- 5 emotes
Capture the Rooster[edit | edit source]
- Main article: Capture the Rooster
The event brawl takes place on Lijiang Tower. Each team's objective is to capture the opposing team's flag.
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