Being able to accept friend requests is integral to almost any multiplayer game. After, all you might run into your new teammate in a public match. And, learning how to accept a friend request in Overwatch 2 is as important as in any other PvP or PvE games, allowing you to team up with people you meet online.
But, as with the original Overwatch, Overwatch 2 doesn’t have the most intuitive system for how to accept a friend request. So, to save you some time, this article will cover how to exactly do that so you can begin playing with those people you meet online.
Below, you can find the individual steps you need to take in the Overwatch 2 menu. Following those steps will show you how to easily accept a friend request in Overwatch 2.
How to accept a friend request on Overwatch 2
To accept a friend request in Overwatch 2 you need to do the following:
- Head to the ‘Social’ menu
- Go to ‘Invitations’
- Click the tick icon to accept the friend requests
That’s it! As we mentioned, it is a super easy process and once you get the hang of it you will be able to accept your friend requests in no time, as it will be muscle memory!
With that knowledge, and being able to accept a friend request in Overwatch 2, you can begin teaming up thanks to crossplay in the game. Or, if you are looking for a challenge you can take on competitive with your new friends and pull together a group to play ranked with.