Overwatch 2 beta crossplay: can consoles and PC play?

The Overwatch 2 beta crossplay is a big new feature for this newest round of testing as console players are getting their first taste of Blizzard’s newest title. However, how does it work and can you choose not to take part?In an FAQ (opens in new tab) about the current Overwatch 2 beta, Blizzard said specifically that one of the key reasons for this test is to try out the crossplay functionality. It explains: ‘For the upcoming beta, our main goal is to test our console and crossplay capabilities as we scale up server testing slowly.