As you probably know, the Overwatch 2 beta will open on April 26, starting at 8pm. For three weeks, FPS fans will be able to discover its sequel, which will mix PvP and PvE modes, although the latter part is entirely absent from this first beta, which will focus on the multiplayer part. In fact, we explain how to participate in the Overwatch 2 beta here.
If, despite your registration, you still don’t have access to this closed beta of Overwatch 2, know this Blizzard lets you get your precious sesame through Twitch Drops. However, several conditions are required to recover this access, which is why we have compiled all the information for you below.
How to play the Overwatch 2 beta with Twitch Drops?
First, know what the window for regain access through Twitch Drops it is relatively limited. You will only have a few hours, from 27 April from 19:00 to 28 April at 3:00, which only gives you eight hours. A relatively short period where you know you have to watch an eligible streamer for 4 hours to get access. However, this method guarantees you have it.
Not all streamers will be eligible, but the best known will obviously attend this event. We can name AlphaCast, Asmongold or The darkness. The complete list can be found at official site. If not, just check that the “Release on” tag is clearly visible below the stream. Your Twitch and Blizzard accounts will need to be linked in advance, of course. Here are all the steps to follow get a Twitch Drop for Overwatch 2 :
- Log into your Twitch account and click on your avatar, which is located at the top right of the screen.
- See you in the part ” Settings », Then the« Connections “.
- On Blizzard Battle.net, click ” To access “.
- Then watch a suitable streamer for 4 hours.
If you watch the 4 hours between April 27th at 7pm and April 28th at 3am, you will automatically have access to this beta version. If not, you’ll have to wait for the famous Blizzard email, with your login. Other betas will be organized later, before its release, which does not yet have a date. In the meantime, you will already find the PC configurations of OW 2.
To participate just click on the following link →!