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If you wish to play Overwatch 2 against other players at a competitive level, then it would be useful to understand the game's ranked system. Read on for our quick guide on how the Overwatch 2 ranked system works and a list of every Overwatch 2 rank.
Overwatch 2 ranked system explained
The ranked system in Overwatch features different skill tiers and divisions. There are five divisions per skill tier, and the divisions are ranked from five as the lowest to one as the highest.
Here's the overview of these ranks and divisions
- Bronze: Divisions 1 to 5
- Silver: Divisions 1 to 5
- Gold: Divisions 1 to 5
- Platinum: Divisions 1 to 5
- Diamond: Divisions 1 to 5
- Master: Divisions 1 to 5
- Grandmaster: Divisions 1 to 5
- Top 500: Top 500 players in a player's region
A player's skill tier and division are adjusted after five wins or 15 losses or ties.
All Overwatch 2 ranks
Overwatch 2 has eight skill tiers in total. These include Bronze, Silber, Gold, Platinum, Diamond, Master, Grandmaster, and Top 500. Players between Bronze and Diamond can group up with others within two skill tiers. Meanwhile, Master players are allowed to team up within one skill tier. Those in Grandmaster can group up within three divisions.
- Top 500
Overwatch 2's competitive game modes
Overwatch 2 has three ranked modes. These are Role Queue, Open Queue, and Competitive Mystery Heroes. To access these, simply launch the game, select "Play" in the main menu and click on the "Competitive" option. Note that a player must win 50 games in Quick Play before they can access these game modes.
Overwatch 2 ranked rewards
Players can also gain Competitive Points and use them to redeem golden weapons. These weapons require 3,000 Competitive Points each. To access them, visit the Hero Gallery and select a character.
Here's how to earn more Competitive Points in Overwatch 2:
- Win: 15 Competitive Points
- Draw: 5 Competitive Points
- Bronze: 65 Competitive Points
- Silver: 125 Competitive Points
- Gold: 250 Competitive Points
- Platinum: 500 Competitive Points
- Diamond: 750 Competitive Points
- Master: 1,200 Competitive Points
- Grandmaster: 1,750 Competitive Points
- Top 500: 1,750 Competitive Points
That's all for now. Stay tuned on esports.gg for more Overwatch 2 news and updates.