Overwatch 2: How to set up a Blizzard Battle.net account

Tanim Hasan
By Tanim Hasan
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A Battle.net account is a must for all the Blizzard games. Here is how you can set up a Blizzard Battle.net account to play Overwatch 2 for PC and Console.

Battle.net is the home client for Activision Blizzard. Here they have all the games from Blizzard and Activision in one place. Just like any other client, you also need a battle.net account to play their games.

For PC players having a battle.net account is a must if you want to play any Blizzard or Activision games. As for the other platforms, it was dependent on the game. Some games required a battle.net account, while others didn’t. Here is how you can set up a Blizzard Battle.net account.

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How to Set Up Blizzard Battle.net Account for Overwatch 2

You can set up a Blizzard Battle.net account directly from the browser if you are on a PC. To do that, first, go to the Blizzard Website. From there, click on My account -> create a free account. This will take you to the account creation page. Then fill up all the information and follow all the steps to complete the account creation process.

But if you want to play Overwatch 2 on a console, a QR code will show up to help you make your account. Scanning the QR code on your phone will take you directly to the account creation page. From there on, you can do the whole process on your phone to create your account.

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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.