Overwatch 2 has had a rocky launch, but players are still flocking to Blizzard's long-awaited sequel. Unfortunately, there are many issues plaguing Overwatch 2, but one that is particularly annoying for those trying to play together is the friends list not showing up. This may leave you wondering how to fix your friends list not appearing in Overwatch 2.
How to fix Freinds List not showing up in Overwatch 2
There isn't a clear answer as to why your friends list isn't showing up in Overwatch 2, and while there isn't a direct way to solve this yet, there are ways to get around it. The main problem arising from this issue is not being able to play with your friends. However, you can use the following methods to get around this error.
- Have your friend invite you to their game.
- Have another friend invite them.
- Use the chat function to invite them.
- Create a new group.
- Restart Overwatch 2.
This seems to be a bug, and hopefully, Blizzard can get this fixed relatively quickly in a patch. In the meantime, use the above methods to get around your friends list not appearing and still play with your friends. We will update this guide to reflect that information if a more dedicated solution is found.
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