Blizzard have launched a 6v6 Competitive season for Overwatch‘s Elimination, the respawnless Arena mode where teams simply murder each other. What makes this interesting is that the season is running the Lockout variant of Elimination, where teams are blocked from picking characters they’ve already used to win a earlier spherical. So certain, you would possibly mash the opposite crew together with your strongest lineup within the first spherical, however what then? With best-of-5 matches, your crew would possibly find yourself with some odd and underpowered lineups – a mode rewarding flexibility.
Blizzard explain that this quick season began final evening and can finish at 1am on May eighth. The traditional Elimination maps are within the rotation, and now with Ayutthaya too.
If you need in, search for Competitive Elimination in Overwatch’s Arcade.
If you’re not the aggressive kind, do not forget that Overwatch has cooperative PvE occasion modes dwell proper now too. The Overwatch Archives occasion has added the brand new Retribution mission, revisiting a historic (within the fiction) Blackwatch operation which resulted in gunning via the streets of Venice. Last 12 months’s Uprising mission has returned as a part of the occasion too.