I think it’s fair to say that tank is the most important role in Overwatch 2 right now. They have so much impact over the game, they have a ton of Solo carry potential and in the right hands look downright overpowered. As a Tank, your primary function in a team is to create space for your team to roam and operate freely.
Creating space entails things like engaging the enemy and ensuring you’re seen by enemies. A good Tank draws the attention of enemies fleet and your support ensures you stay in fighting form.
Tips and Tricks For Tank In Overwatch 2
Here are a few tricks on how to play Tank in Overwatch 2 and you’ll thank me later:
Choose An Appropriate Tank
When choosing a Tank, you must evaluate which one will provide the most utility to your team strategy. In general, think about what Tank you choose with respect to your teammate’s strategy.
Based on your playstyle you can choose Tanks that suit your gameplay.
Focus On High-Value Targets
As a Tank, you need to decide which Heroes pose a greater threat to your squad. Make sure you are focusing on Heroes that are likeliest to swing the team fight against you.
Who these Heroes are will depend on a number of factors, such as your team composition, the enemy’s composition and where the team fight is taking place.
No one can be the perfect Tank, what matters is that you continue learning and developing your gameplay. Learn from other players, and always seek advice. Finally, make sure you stay positive, communicate with your team, and have fun!
With that said work on your Tank gameplay and I’ll see you in the game. If you have any questions feel free to ask me in the comment section.