Overwatch 2 Weapon Charms: Best Ways To Get

A comprehensive guide on Weapon Charms which are items that you can use to customize the look of your weapons in Overwatch 2.

Overwatch 2 is a free-to-play FPS with 5v5 multiplayer team battles that incorporate the use of 35 different heroes and their abilities in the game. Each hero has a different weapon in the game, but the weapon charms for all of the weapons are the same in Overwatch.

Key Takeaways
  • Weapon charms are collectibles that can be used to customize the appearance of weapons in Overwatch 2.
  • There are currently 13 weapon charms available in the game.
  • Players can access weapon charms in the collectibles tab under the hero customization menu in the main menu.
  • Weapon charms can be obtained through various methods, including grinding for them in-game or making in-game purchases using micro-transactions.
  • Weapon charms are primarily a cosmetic feature and do not provide any gameplay advantage.

What Are Weapon Charms

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A Weapon Charm In The Game (Image Credit: eXputer)

Weapon charms are basically collectibles that you can use to decorate your weapons in the game and are available for all heroes. There are only 13 total weapon charms in the game currently, and all of them can be used to customize the look of any weapon in the game. 

There is no multiplayer advantage of using these weapon charms; they add style to your gameplay. Their main purpose is to increase the aesthetics of your weapons. Weapon charms are to weapons what skins are to heroes in the game. 

Currently, there are only 13 weapon charms in the game, as we have mentioned above. That means you have to work with less variety right now. But we’re sure that the developers will keep adding new weapon charms in future updates of the game.

How To Access Charms

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Accessing Weapon Charms Part 1 (Image Credit: eXputer)

Some players don’t know how to access weapon charms in the game. They are actually hidden under the collectibles tab in the game. First, click on the heroes tab on the main menu in Overwatch. Then proceed to choose a hero that you want to use the weapon charms for.

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Accessing Weapon Charms Part 2 (Image Credit: eXputer)

Once you click on the hero, a huge list of customizations becomes available to you. You can choose to change the skins of not only the hero but also their weapons. However, the topic of our concern is actually hidden in the collectibles tab under the hero customization menu. Click on the collectibles, and you should see the option to choose a weapon charm for your hero’s weapon in the game.

How To Obtain Weapon Charms

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The Different Weapon Charms In The Game (Image Credit: eXputer)

There are various methods of obtaining one of the 13 weapon charms in the game. You can either choose to grind for some of them or simply pay to unlock them. However, certain weapon charms can only be purchased through micro-transactions, and there is no other way of obtaining them in the game.

Following are the different ways that you can use to get weapon charms:

  • Purchasing Weapon Charms From Collectibles
  • Getting Weapon Charms As Battle Pass Rewards
  • Buying Weapon Charms From Shop

Each hero can also be customized down to their weapons as well. There is so much that you can do in the game, and it gets even more fun if you play with friends.

This concludes my guide about Weapon Charms in Overwatch 2. We explained these items in complete detail and even entailed the various methods that you can use to obtain these charms in the game. Weapon Charms are really useful to make your weapon look stylish in the game. Let us know about the type of customization that you achieved by using weapon charms in the comments below!

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Haris Umer is a Guides Writer on eXputer who can be seen torturing himself by playing FromSoftware’s offering of Souls games. He speaks about games with overwhelming passion, which readers can spot in his guides. Haris has been avidly playing video games for 15+ years now. You can find out more about his gaming experience by looking through his PSN and Steam profiles.

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