Before the full release of Overwatch, players can download the game so they’re ready to jump in as soon as the servers are live.
But when is the Overwatch 2 preload and when does it go live on each platform? Read on to find out.
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Overwatch 2: When does preload go live?
Overwatch 2 preload begins on September 30 1:30pm PT / 4:30pm ET / 9:30pm BST / 10:30pm CEST for PC players who already own Overwatch.
On console, preloading for the game is expected to take place much later, on October 4th 9am PT / 12pm PT / 5pm BST / 6pm CEST.
The game will then launch later that day on October 4th, at 12pm PT / 3pm ET / 8pm BST / 9pm CEST.
Blizzard recently revealed new Overwatch 2 hero Kiriko and explained how the free-to-play game’s battle pass will work.
The premium battle pass will cost 1,000 Overwatch Coins (equivalent of $10), which can be purchased directly or earned over time by completing weekly challenges.
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