Overwatch 2: How to Fix the PS5 Login Error

Tanim Hasan
By Tanim Hasan
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Credit: Activision Blizzard

Overwatch 2 has finally come out for everyone to play. But with it, there have been a lot of problems. PS5 login error is one of them. Here is how you can fix that.

Overwatch 2 is the evolution of the original Overwatch. The devs at Blizzard took the Overwatch game and made some significant changes to the game. Unlike the original game, this one is 5v5 in all-game mode. The removal of the 6th player also took out the 2nd tank role.

Since there are no more double tanks in the game, the devs had to adjust the existing tanks for the 5v5 role. So there have been a lot of changes to the game. Along with the new overwatch launch, they have added a new game mode and some new maps too.

But because of all the new things, some area of the game has remained buggy. So a lot of problems are showing up in the game. PS5 login error is one of them. Here is how you can fix this error.

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Fix the PS5 Login Error in Overwatch 2

The PS5 login error is actually a product of having two different versions of Overwatch 2 on PlayStation 5. But before we check the different versions of the game, we need to check anything else that may cause a login error. Check if the Blizzard servers are online and if your internet is working properly. Both of these can lead to a login connection error.

If everything else works fine, you may have faced the PS5 login error. Fortunately for us, it is a very easy problem to fix. All you have to do is change Overwatch 2 to the PS4 version. The PS5 version is having a bit of a problem with connection at the moment. So changing it to the PS4 version will solve the problem. Thus you can play it normally after starting with the PS4 version of the game.

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Tanim Hasan is a Guide Writer at GameRiv working on various games which consists of mostly new releases. His favourite genre is Hack and Slash, and Souls Like. But he is open to play any game regardless of the genre. So he has experience with most genres of games.