How to play Overwatch 2 Beta on Xbox


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With the latest Overwatch 2 PvP Beta going live, thousands of console gamers are grasping their pads to see what new features are on offer. It officially launched on June 28th and will run until July 18th – with two Beta code drops up for grabs. Here’s everything you to know on how to play Overwatch 2 Beta on Xbox.

Overwatch 2 is officially alive ‘n kicking and we’re already starting to see some great clips of the new gameplay features from the industry’s top streamers. The new free-to-play game is being mass tested by thousands of keen fans in an attempt to iron out any annoying bugs, server issues, or faults.

Alongside new maps, Overwatch 2 Beta will also feature one of the latest heroes (Junker Queen), new maps, and some interesting tweaks to existing heroes. Better yet, the 5v5 character-based shooter will be fully crossplay compatible this year, meaning Xbox One players can go toe-to-toe with both PlayStation and PC users.

While this is great for the PC vs console banter, some console gamers are struggling to download and launch the client. Fortunately, we’ve got a tonne of experience when it comes to console game launches and are here to tell you exactly how to launch and play Overwatch 2 Beta on Xbox.

So, sit back and get ready, you’ll be playing Overwatch 2 in no time.

Check out our complete how to play Overwatch 2 Beta for all platforms.