Overwatch 2 counter list: All heroes

Overwatch 2 counter list: All heroes
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Ben Williams

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3rd Mar 2023 16:13

Overwatch 2 just keeps on growing in scope with an ever-increasing number of heroes. With 36 hero characters altogether spread across Damage, Tank, and Support categories, learning how to counter each one can be difficult and time-heavy. So, here is the complete Overwatch 2 counter list for all hero characters.

Overwatch 2 counter list: All heroes

There are 36 Overwatch 2 heroes to counter. Below, please find the listed Overwatch 2 counter list for every hero across the Damage, Tank, and Support categories. 

Damage Hero Counters

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Below, you can find the full Overwatch 2 counter list for taking on the game's various Damage category heroes. There are 17 Damage heroes to counter.

Hero Counter
Ashe Doomfist, Echo, Genji, Reaper, Roadhog, Soldier: 76, Sombra, Tracer
Bastion Ana, Genji, Junkrat, Pharah, Roadhog, Sombra, Tracer, Zarya
Cassidy Ana, Ashe, Bastion, Genji, Hanzo, Widowmaker
Echo Ana, Ashe, Baptiste, Cassidy, D.Va, Junker Queen, Moira, Reaper, Soldier: 76, Widowmaker, Zarya
Genji Brigitte, Mei, Moira, Symmetra, Winston, Zarya
Hanzo D.Va, Genji, Lucio, Moira, Pharah, Sombra, Tracer, Wrecking Ball
Junkrat Ashe, D.va, Cassidy, Echo, Genji, Lucio, Pharah, Reaper, Roadhog, Soldier: 76, Sombra, Tracer, Wrecking Ball
Mei Echo, Pharah, Reaper, Sombra, Tracer
Pharah Ana, Ashe, Baptiste, Cassidy, D.va, Soldier: 76, Sombra, Widowmaker
Reaper Ana, Ashe, Echo, Junkrat, Pharah, Ramattra, Widowmaker
Sojourn D.Va, Lucio, Orisa, Reaper, Tracer, Sigma, Sombra, Zarya
Solider:76 Ana, Cassidy, D.va, Junkrat, Reaper, Roadhog, Widowmaker
Sombra Ana, Brigitte, Junkrat, Mei, Moira, Pharah, Winston, Zarya
Symmetra Echo, Junkrat, Pharah, Reaper, Sombra, Tracer, Winston
Torbjorn Ana, Bastion, Junkrat, Pharah, Sombra, Widowmaker
Tracer Ana, Junkrat, Pharah, Sombra, Widowmaker
Widowmaker D.va, Genji, Sombra, Tracer, Winston

Tank Hero Counters

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Below, you can find the full Overwatch 2 counter list for taking on the game's various Tank category heroes. There are 11 Tank heroes to counter.

Hero Counter
D.Va Brigitte, Doomfist, Moira, Reaper, Roadhog, Sigma, Symmetra, Winston, Zarya
Doomfist Ana, Ashe, Brigitte, Cassidy, Mei, Pharah, Roadhog
Junker Queen Ana, Ashe, Baptiste, Cassidy, Pharah, Soldier: 76, Widowmaker, Zenyatta
Orisa Ana, Ashe, Baptiste, D.Va, Echo, Hanzo, Kiriko, Pharah, Reaper, Sojourn, Sombra, Soldier: 76, Widowmaker, Zenyatta
Ramattra Ana, Bastion, D.Va, Kiriko, Orisa, Roadhog, Symmetra, Tracer, Zenyatta
Reinhardt Ana, Brigitte, Junkrat, Mei, Pharah, Reaper, Sombra, Tracer
Roadhog Ana, Genji, Echo, Junkrat, Pharah, Reaper, Sombra, Tracer, Widowmaker
Sigma Genji, Lucio, Moira, Sombra, Symmetra, Tracer, Zarya
Winston Ana, Brigitte, Mei, Roadhog
Wrecking Ball Ana, Brigitte, Mei, Roadhog, Torbjorn
Zarya Ashe, Bastion, D.Va, Echo, Pharah, Widowmaker

Support Hero Counters

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Below, you can find the full Overwatch 2 counter list for taking on the game's various Support category heroes. There are 8 Support heroes to counter.

Hero Counter
Ana Echo, Genji, Lucio, Moira, Pharah, Sombra, Tracer
Baptiste Ana, Echo, Genji, Hanzo, Lucio, Pharah, Reaper, Roadhog, Sombra, Tracer
Brigette Cassidy, Bastion, D.Va, Echo, Genji, Junkrat, Moira, Pharah, Sombra, Tracer, Widowmaker
Kiriko Ana, Ashe, Baptiste, Cassidy, Doomfist, Genji, Moira, Reaper, Sojourn, Tracer, Widowmaker, Wrecking Ball
Lucio Ashe, Cassidy, Moira, Soldier: 76, Symmetra, Torbjorn, Winston, Zarya
Mercy Ana, Ashe, Baptiste, Cassidy, Genji, Moira, Reaper, Roadhog, Soldier: 76, Winston, Wrecking Ball
Moira Ana, Ashe, Echo, Genji, Pharah, Reaper, Sojourn, Sombra, Soldier: 76, Widowmaker
Zenyatta D.Va, Echo, Genji, Pharah, Reaper, Sigma, Tracer, Widowmaker

That's all you need to know on the Overwatch 2 counter list for all heroes. For more on Overwatch 2, check out how to fix your battle pass credits not showing up. Alternatively, check out how to emote a teammate in Overwatch 2

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