Today, Blizzard revealed when Overwatch’s 5th season of Competitive Play will begin. The 5th season goes live on May 31st, at 5 PM Pacific Time.
“If you completed your placement matches during Season 4, you will eligible to receive a special spray and player icon,” the developer explained. “These will be unlocked automatically when you log into your account the first time after the season ends. If you are placed within the Top 500 players on your platform (and in your region) at the end of the season, you’ll receive an extra player icon and animated spray on top of the other seasonal rewards.”
Besides the above rewards, players can also can earn a certain number of Competitive Points based on how well you did in the previous seasons. Here’s how it breaks down:
SR 1-1499 (Bronze): 100 CP
SR 1500-1999 (Silver): 200 CP
SR 2000-2499 (Gold): 400 CP
SR 2500-2999 (Platinum): 800 CP
SR 3000-3499 (Diamond): 1200 CP
SR 3500-3999 (Master): 2000 CP
SR 4000-5000 (Grandmaster): 3000 CP
Overwatch is out now for the PC, Xbox One, and PlayStation 4. The 4th season ends on May 28th at 5 PM Pacific Time, so you still have time to increase your rank.