Blizzard’s Overwatch 2 beta : How to get in ?

Blizzard’s Overwatch 2 beta : How to get in ?

Blizzard’s Overwatch 2 beta is kicking off today, it will run until May 17 .

How to sign up for the Overwatch 2 beta ?

Follow 4 steps below to sign up :

  • Go to the Overwatch 2 beta website
  • Scroll down to find the words “Opt into the beta” and click it .
  • Sign into your Battle.Net account
  • The Overwatch 2 Beta website will automatically reload and display a message thanking you for signing up.

At the moment , the beta is PC-only , and you’ll need the original Overwatch or the free-trial version downloaded on your PC.

From dropdown menu, you can click the “Game Version”  at the bottom left of the launcher. Then select “Overwatch 2 Technical Beta”, install it, then press play to… well… play!

Overwatch 2 Beta Twitch Drops

You also can get into the Overwatch 2 beta by watching a streamer for four hours on Twitch. Follow 6 steps below to get into the Overwatch 2 beta Twitch

  • Log into your Battle.Net account
  • In the top right corner of the screen and click your username
  • Next go to Account Settings and  Click the Connections tab
  • Click ‘+ Connect’ next to the line against Twitch
  • Click Continue to open the Twitch website and log into your Twitch account
  • Click Authorize and click Continue once more to link your account

Overwatch 2 requirements for the beta:

Minimum (targeting 30fps):

  • Operating system: Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10 64-bit (latest Service Pack)
  • Processor: Intel®Core i3 or AMD Phenom X3 8650
  • Video: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 600 series, AMD Radeon™HD 7000 series
  • Storage: 50 GB available hard drive space
  • Memory: 6 GB RAM

Recommended (targeting 60fps on medium settings):

  • Operating system: Windows10 64-bit (latest Service Pack)
  • Processor: Intel Core i7 or AMD Ryzen 5
  • Video: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 or AMD R9 380
  • Storage: 50 GB available hard drive space
  • Memory: 8 GB RAM

Overwatch 2 wiki :

Developer(s) Blizzard Entertainment
Publisher(s) Blizzard Entertainment
  • Microsoft Windows
  • PlayStation 4
  • Xbox One
  • Nintendo Switch
Release TBD
Genre(s) First-person shooter
Mode(s) Multiplayer