Overwatch: How to Level Up fast and Unlock Skins Tips and Tricks Guide

 Overwatch: How to Level Up fast and Unlock Skins Tips and Tricks Guide

In Overwatch, there are 21 different heroes so far and each has unique quality as per which section they are into such as the Defense, Offense, Tank, and Support. There are players looking out for various ways to unlock the new loot items and level up quickly. This guide will show you the easiest way to level up faster and how to unlock more skins for your Hero.

How to Level Up fast and Unlock Skins

How to Level Up fast

As you Update your Hero you will unlock various loot box that drops at the end of the match or you can craft it with credit currency. This Loot Box offers cosmetics, customizations like skins and much more. So Let’s first talk about the Leveling up of the hero, You need to gain the XP by playing against AI or from quick matches with higher difficulty. Here is the level and the XP needed to Level up your hero.

  • Level 1 – 1500 XP
  • Level 2 – 3000 XP
  • Level 3 – 4500 XP
  • Level 4 – 6000 XP
  • Level 5 – 7500 XP
  • Level 6 – 8500 XP
  • Level 7 – 9500 XP
  • Level 8 – 10500 XP
  • Level 9 – 11500 XP
  • Level 10 – 12500 XP
  • Level 11 – 13500 XP
  • Level 12 – 14500 XP
  • Level 13 – 15500 XP
  • Level 14 – 16500 XP
  • Level 15 – 17500 XP
  • Level 16 – 18500 XP
  • Level 17 – 19000 XP
  • Level 18 – 19500 XP
  • Level 19 – 20000 XP
  • Level 20 – 20500 XP
  • Level 21 – 21000 XP
  • Level 22 – 21500 XP
  • Level 23 – 22000 XP

So now you know how much XP you need to crawl up fast the level, now we can continue with the Tips that we recommend you to use while playing Overwatch and gain faster XP. For Us, it doesn’t matter which mode you are playing as the XP will be added to your account at the end of the game, but we want you to play for long as to get more XP in one go regardless of who wins the match.

For every second you stay alive in the game you earn 4 XP so make sure you last longer in the game and play till the end. This will accumulate all the XP and if you manage to win then Bonus for you. Now with Time you will progress and should also focus on the Medals to grab extra bonus XP such as:

  • Bronze Medal – 50 XP
  • Silver Medal – 100 XP
  • Gold Medal – 150 XP

Loot Box and Customization

Your hard work for gaining XP not only levels you up but also gives you a Loot Box with a handful of items. These are divided into 4 section: Common, Rare, Epic and Legendary and every loot box has at least one Rare item. The Items are randomized you can get duplicate cosmetic items. Now use this extra to sell for credits and get new Loot Box. Once you reach 25 and above the unlocking will become more competitive.

In order to use the Cosmetics from the Loot box, open the Main Menu and go to ‘Hero Gallery’. Select your Hero you wish to Customize and get started with the Skins, victory poses, emotes, paints and much more.