Overwatch 2 Beta Frequently Asked Questions

Overwatch 2 Beta Frequently Asked Questions

The next Overwatch 2 Beta is on its way and will include console support, Junker Queen, and Rio—a hybrid map that’s home to Lucio’s “Clube Sinestesia!”

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Good to see a blue post on this.

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Thank you for sharing this but I would love to see the beta come to MacOS.

If I may ask: will the beta on PlayStation require PS Plus subscription?

Also I accidentally signed up for the wrong platform is there anyway I can change it now?

Also I don’t currently have a PlayStation account linked to an account that I signed up for. Do I need to make a PlayStation account right now?

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I dont want to be a hater, but we waited for years and we get 3 heroes on launch?? I feel scammed.

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Ehh you can hate, just realize unlike OW1, with OW2 you’re paying $0 for these heroes and the game overall. So you get what you pay for, you pay nothing you wait.

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more quickplay only. so boring.

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Many players already have the version of overwatch 1 legendary edition. Will there be a discount on the OW2 watchpoint package? Will the Cassidy and Soldier: 76 skins be EXCLUSIVE to the watchpoint pack?

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You can only tell if this is good value for money on three factors

  1. How much will the battle pass cost once OW2 starts
  2. How much of a grind is it to earn 2000 in game currency - assuming its diffterent from ow1
  3. How much to theses legendary skins cost in game ( how much real money it cost if any)

The prooblem is how can we assume it worth buying when we don’t really KNOW it’s value

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1 new hero and a map we saw 10 months ago. Yayyyy. So much Content!!!

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If you have a pc acc that owns ow, and is connected to a console acc that owns ow, if you buy the ow2 watchpoint pack will it count for both linked accounts across both platforms?

It says in the article:

This next phase of testing is slated to begin June 28 at 11:00 a.m. PDT and run until July 18. Please keep in mind the end date may be extended based on what our testing needs are at that time.

We get 3 heroes on Early Access. Launch won’t be until PvE is ready in 2023 and by then we’ll probably be at 5 or 6 heroes.

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They dont have to finish the PvE missions for a hero to release them for PvP.

lol, I skimmed it and didn’t notice.

I assumed it also wasn’t there based on people in the other thread about it talking about it possibly running until release since it didn’t say.

Oh well!

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If only if did run for longer. :weary:

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Anything about the Watchpoint Pack having a different version for OW1/Legendary edition owners? Kinda awful to repay full price for OW1:Legendary (origins back then) just to have the rest unlocked…

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So you want us to pay $30 if we wanna play the beta for more than 4 days? How about you stop making everything worse all the time.

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According to their statement, all content will be seamlessly accessible on all platforms, so probably yes. Though you’ll probably only get 2000 credits total rather than 2000 on each account.

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Nobody said that. 3 in October, a new tank in december, that makes 4 new heroes in 2022, and then more new heroes in 2023 as well as PvE.

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Yes, but they have more heroes ready for PvP. We are waiting for years. Assuming the same pacing during OW1 they should have at least 6 heroes ready.