Overwatch 2

Overwatch 2 Controls and Shortcuts Guide

The next Overwatch game is here. While the game is still in the beta phase, Blizzard Entertainment has been continuously doing its best to give players the best Overwatch 2 gaming experience. Just like the previous title, there are lots of actions that can be done in the game. That being said, players should know the basic Overwatch 2 controls.

To help you get started, this page will detail every Overwatch 2 key bindings and controls. The game is currently available on PC and consoles.

Overwatch 2 Controls

To start off this guide, here are the default keys for Overwatch 2 PC version. You can also find the default controller bindings below.

MovementW A S D
CrouchLeft Ctrl
Ability 1Left Shift
Ability 2E
Ability 3Q
Primary FireLeft Mouse Button
Secondary FireRight Mouse Button
Equip Weapon 11
Equip Weapon 22
Quick MeleeV
Next WeaponMouse Wheel Up
Previous WeaponMouse Wheel Down
Communication MenuC
Need Healing/BuffX
Ultimate StatusZ
PingMiddle Mouse Button
Spray MenuY
Spray (Up)T
Hide ChatCtrl + Shift + C
Open ChatEnter
Reply to WhisperBackspace
Mute MicM
Capture HighlightF9
Custom Game LobbyL
Hero InformationF1
Social MenuO
Take ScreenshotPrint Screen
Toggle UIAlt Z
Pause MenuEsc
Overwatch 2 Controls

For those who are planning to play the game on consoles or PC using a gamepad controller, here’s the default button for the game.

MovementLeft Analog Stick
Ability 1LB
Ability 2RB
Ability 3Y
Primary FireRT
Secondary FireLT
Quick MeleeRight Analog Stick
Next WeaponD-Pad Right
Communication MenuD-Pad Down
PingD-Pad Left
Spray MenuD-Pad Up
ScoreboardSelect Button
Overwatch 2 Gamepad Controls

That’s everything about this Overwatch 2 guide. Do you have any suggestions to improve this controls guide for Overwatch 2? Feel free to let us know in the comments below.

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