Overwatch 2: How To Get Skins

Ashia Bente Rabbani
By Ashia Bente Rabbani
3 Min Read
Credit: Blizzard Entertainment

New Skins can be a new, exciting way to change and customize your Hero in Overwatch 2. This guide will show you the ways to get Skins in the game.

Overwatch 2 is a fun shooter game you can also play in PvP mode. The game has numerous classes, including Tanks, Healers, and DPS. Players can choose from 35 in-game characters. You can customize your chosen Hero. Moreover, there are ways to change or fully customize any Hero by changing the Skins.

There are a few ways to get Skins in Overwatch 2. With these in hand, players can change their heroes’ style and fashion completely. However, new Skins may add new tricks to them! New Skins are also very detail-oriented, which looks cool and exciting.

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How To Get Skins

To get Skins in Overwatch 2, you may follow the steps below:


There are higher and lower prices for each type of skin, like-

  • Old Skins from Overwatch 1 can close between 250-1000 Overwatch Coins.
  • Junker Queen and Kiriko Skins can cost 300 Overwatch Coins. Etc.

You will need at least 1900 or over Overwatch Coins to buy a new Skin.

After you have gathered the least amount of Coins, you may;

  • Visit the in-game Shop.
  • Choose Hero.
  • Click on Skin and choose your favorite one and purchase it finally.

Battle Pass

You can also get new Skins with Battle Pass.

There are two types of Battle Pass;

  • Free
  • Premium

You need to earn as much as XP in the game by playing Quick Matches, Daily and Weekly Challenges, and obviously by winning the matches. This XP will help you get through the Battle Pass, and finally, this Pass will reward you with new Skins to adore.

Twitch Drops

Watch different Streamers on Twitch who played Overwatch 2. You may get offers from these streams like; “Players can get the Kiriko Sukajan Legendary skin by watching Overwatch 2 streams for six hours before October 16 at 11:59 p.m. PT“. Always look out for these offers.

This may take a lot of time, but you will surely get a new Skin if you get these offers on Twins in Twitch.

Play and Win

Sometimes, players can also get a new Skin by playing and winning a certain amount of Battles.

In these ways, you can get Overwatch 2 Skins.

Wait, there’s more to discover from Overwatch 2. You can learn how to mute and report players, fix certain errors like account merging error, time out communicating with battle.net service error, and much more! Hang around!

Ashia is a gaming guides writer at GameRiv who shares her passion for games through the written word. Her work helps gamers learn the ropes of Roblox and other new games, like a trusty guide always on call. She is always on the lookout for new ways to share her love of gaming with others with her creative writing.