After what might seem like an excruciatingly long wait, Overwatch 2's release is just around the corner. The game intends to shake up a number of things from the original, including how it handles monetization and loot boxes.Loot boxes are implemented in a lot of games as a way of randomizing what premium gear and cosmetics players receive.
Buying or earning a loot box gives a player a chance at incredibly epic loot, but it can also reveal something less exciting.
The days of purchased loot boxes in Overwatch are coming to an end, and it's going to happen before Overwatch 2's release.Blizzard Dev Explains Why There Won’t Be a Third Beta Before the Launch of Overwatch 2Over on the official Blizzard forums, an Overwatch fan posed a question regarding when loot boxes would no longer be available.
Community Manager Craig responded, explaining that the current plan is for loot boxes to no longer be sold in the game's shop following the current Anniversary Remix Vol 3 event.Read more on gamerant.com