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How to play Overwatch 2 Beta on PS4

PS4 players can take on both PC and Next-gen console players in the new Overwatch 2 Beta

Updated: Jun 30, 2022 3:12 pm
How to player overwatch 2 beta on PS4

The Overwatch 2 Beta is officially live and console gamers now have a chance to challenge the PC race thanks to its crossplay functionality. For PS4 players, here’s everything you need to know on how to play Overwatch 2 Beta.

The next chapter in the Overwatch saga is almost here, set for release by October 4th and already delivering two Betas to the masses. It will feature a bunch of new maps, a 9-weekly roadmap, and new heroes – including the likes of Junker Queen (who is available in the latest Beta).

Being one of the most anticipated games of 2022, it’s no surprise to see thousands of people signing up for the Overwatch 2 Beta. As part of a new free-to-play model, the new Overwatch 2 game will also be fully crossplay compatible as well, meaning PS4 players can take on both Xbox and PC users.

While this all sounds very fetching, some individuals are struggling to launch the Overwatch 2 Beta client on PS4. For that reason, we’ll be showcasing exactly how to play Overwatch 2 Beta on PS4 in the following guide.

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.

How to play Overwatch 2 Beta on PS4

For those struggling to get the latest Overwatch 2 Beta up and running on their PS4, fear not, we’ll be explaining exactly how to do it in the following methods.

While there are a couple of different ways to play Overwatch 2 Beta on PS4, we’ll list the most accessible below.

How to play Overwatch 2 Beta on PS4: via Watchpoint Pack access

If you decided to pay for guaranteed Beta access – via the $39.99 Watchpoint Pack – you made a fine choice. You can easily launch the Overwatch 2 Beta by loading the Official Store page for the Overwatch 2 Watchpoint Pack. After doing so, simply select the version of the game labeled “Overwatch 2 Beta”.

This will redirect you to the official Overwatch 2 Beta page where you’ll have to follow some simple instructions for downloading and playing the Beta.

How to play Overwatch 2 Beta on PS4: via PlayStation Store

For everyone else who decided to tango with fate (AKA signing up for the Beta and hoping to get selected) simply head over to the PlayStation Store and download it directly. That’s right, simply follow the links below and you can download the client straight to your console.

The below links are specific for PS4, check out this guide on how to play Overwatch 2 Beta on PS5 for next-gen consoles.

All relevant links are below for the Overwatch 2 Beta:

When does the Overwatch 2 Beta end?

If you haven’t managed to get access to the Overwatch 2 Beta just yet, don’t worry, there’s plenty of time to catch up. The official Overwatch 2 Beta will run from June 28th through July 18th.

This gives gamers more than enough time to play the game and report on any potential bugs that may occur.

Overwatch 2 gameplay trailer

For anyone that missed out on the recent gameplay trailer, check it out below to get the battling juices flowing:

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