The latest Overwatch 2 update has introduced a new winter event to the shooter that fans are indulging in right now. The Winter Wonderland Overwatch 2 event features winter-themed game modes that players can enjoy to take a break from the competitive grind.
On top of that, Overwatch 2 players can also redeem exciting limited-time rewards by participating in the Winter Wonderland event. These rewards include skins, sprays, and other cosmetic items in the game.
The Winter Wonderland event enables players to earn rewards by completing various challenges in Overwatch 2. One of these new challenges is the ‘catch snowballs’ challenge in Overwatch 2. Let’s take a look at how you can complete this challenge.
How To Catch Snowballs in Overwatch 2 Winter Event
The challenge in question, the ‘Caught A Cold’ challenge, requires players to catch a total of six snowballs in Overwatch 2. This challenge can only be done in the new Snowball Deathmatch game mode that was added to the game as part of the Winter Wonderland event.
In order to catch a snowball in the Snowball Deathmatch game mode, you have to press their melee key (default ‘V’) just as a snowball is about to hit you. If you time it correctly, you’ll be able to catch the projectile with ease. To complete the ‘Caught a Cold’ event challenge, you’ll need to catch six snowballs like this.
Once you finish this challenge, you’ll be automatically rewarded the Junker Queen Ornament spray and 1,500 Battle Pass XP.
That’s everything you need to know about catching snowballs in Overwatch 2 Winter Wonderland event.