Overwatch 2 Beta – how to join for free starting today

OVERWATCH 2 is almost here – and the beta has already started.

We reveal what to expect and how you can join the Overwatch 2 beta for free.

There's a new Overwatch game on the way


There’s a new Overwatch game on the wayPhoto credit: Activision Blizzard

What is Overwatch 2?

Overwatch 2 is a sequel to 2014’s Overwatch, the hugely popular shooter game by Activision Blizzard.

After months of rumors and leaks, Blizzard finally confirmed that Overwatch 2 exists at Blizzard’s BlizzCon 2019 conference in early November 2019.

Like its predecessor, the game will be a fast-paced team shooter in which players take control of fantastic characters with special powers.

FIFA 22'is FREE for PS5 players in May' - but there's a catch
WoW Dragonflight: Interview and first look at the NEW Warcraft expansion

The first game focused on online multiplayer battles, however blizzard introduced a story mode for the sequel.

The new game will share multiplayer with the original, but will also have a PvE (Player vs Environment) mode.

Overwatch 2 Release Date – When is it out and beta start date?

Overwatch 2 was announced at BlizzCon on November 1st, 2019.

But unfortunately there is no definitive release date for the game.

What we do know is that the game’s alpha testing is now complete – and the title has moved into beta testing.

And the call for participation in the Overwatch 2 beta has opened up for players.

The first opportunity is today – Wednesday April 27th.

You must log into Twitch between 1:00 PM and 9:00 PM New York time (or after 6:00 PM London time).

And then you must watch at least four hours of Overwatch 2 gameplay.

However, it only works if you watch through one of the approved ones streamers.

Find the full list here.

It is also possible to participate in the beta by logging into Overwatch website.

However, this is not guaranteed – only selected players will get a chance to play.

Russia threatens to attack targets in Britain over British arms in Ukraine
Katie'in grave danger of going to jail' if convicted of'Gutter S**g Text'

The beta runs until May 17th and waves of players will be added during this period.

If you don’t get beta access, don’t panic: the game will probably land this year.

  • Read the latest phone and gadget news
  • Stay up to date on Apple stories
  • Get the latest on Facebook, WhatsApp and Instagram

The best tips and hacks for phones and gadgets

Looking for tips and hacks for your phone? Want to find these secret features in social media apps? We’ve got you covered…

We pay for your stories! Do you have a story for The Sun Online Tech & Science Team? Email us at tech@the-sun.co.uk

https://www.thesun.ie/tech/8712252/overwatch-2-beta-how-to-join-free/ Overwatch 2 Beta – how to join for free starting today

Fry Electronics Team

Fry Electronics.com is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to their rightful owners, all materials to their authors. If you are the owner of the content and do not want us to publish your materials, please contact us by email – admin@fry-electronics.com. The content will be deleted within 24 hours.

Related Articles

Back to top button