Overwatch 2 has now released worldwide, and Blizzard's latest entry into the series has improved in all aspects compared to it's original release.

Competitive, is all about choosing the right heroes to find the perfect fit for your playstyle, and one of the heroes you should check out is Reinhardt.

Here's how you'll be able to master one of the best tanks within the game in Reinhardt!

Overwatch 2: Reinhardt Guide (Tips And Tricks)

General Tips and Tricks

Reinhardt didn't get that much of a rework as compared to other tanks such as Orisa and Doomfist, however, he still offers one of the best kits out of the heroes.

Alongside Sigma, Reinhardt possess the only true shield within the game at the moment, while yes Sigma's can be controlled to where you want it, nothing beats Rein's classic shield.

In terms of playing Rein, you're going to want to ensure your holding the front line with your shield, and consistenly moving forward so that you can use your melee weapon, alongside your charge.

Playing Reinhardt is all about getting in the face of the enemy, as you technically don't have a gun!


In terms of other heroes, we'd have to go with the following to counter Reinhardt.

  • Bastion
  • Pharah
  • Reaper
  • Junkrat
  • Zarya
  • Reaper

Heroes Reinhardt Counters

  • Soldier 76
  • Soujourn
  • Genji
  • Hanzo
  • D'Va
  • Doomfist

Keyboard and Mouse settings

Since playing Reinhardt dosen't really come down to pure aiming, there shouldn't be a real need to change your in-game sens, however, it'll be good to change some keybinds.

As for keybinds, ensure you have quick access to your abilities, such as Mouse Button 4 or Q, and there's no better hardware to use then our Roccat TKL Pro or our Roccat Burst Pro Air.