Overwatch 2 Clip Shows Reinhardt Goes on Charge Kill Spree in Battle for Olympus

While playing the Battle for Olympus game mode in Overwatch 2, one Reinhardt player wreaks havoc and gets several Charge kills in the process.


One Overwatch 2 the player revealed the power of Reinhardt when they got multiple Charge eliminations during a single match in Battle for Olympus. While players have used Reinhardt’s abilities in Overwatch series with significant impact for years, the buffs given to him in this new limited-time game mode make him a terrifying force when allowed to run amok.


The battle for Olympus is Overwatch 2its latest LTM, which shakes up the usual gameplay players have come to expect from the hero shooter. The game mode is free for all and has seven Overwatch 2 heroes with skins themed around Greek mythology. In addition to the Greek Mythology Shells, each character gets an upgrade to their kits, making them more powerful. For example, Reinhardt receives a new divine ultimate called Divine Earthshatter, a powerup that lasts for 20 seconds and gives him a number of new effects, such as allowing him to attach 3 targets at once, among others.

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In a post on Reddit, a user known as Artbringer shared a clip from their time playing the new Battle for Olympus game mode in Overwatch 2. Specifically, the video featured a Play of the Game where the user managed to get multiple consecutive eliminations as Reinhardt using the Charge ability while Divine Earthshatter was active.

The highlight, which took place on the Colosseo map in Overwatch 2, began with Artbringer simultaneously pinning both a Junker Queen and Lucio while using Divine Earthshatter. After picking up a double kill on the two unfortunate opponents, the Reddit user focused his attention on a nearby Ramatra, charging them into a wall as well. The climax came to a crescendo when Artbringing managed to get another kill after targeting an enemy Reinhardt into a wall.

Posting the clip to Reddit, Artbringer, whose in-game name was fittingly TotalHavok95, humorously wrote: “Head is blank, no thoughts, just pick up again.” Since sharing the clip on the platform has a number Overwatch 2 players have noticed and commented on the chaotic gameplay. Among the comments, one player noted that while it’s not always easy to play as Reinhardt in Battle for Olympus, it was a “good feeling” when they could go on a charge ride in LTM. Furthermore, one user pointed out that Artbringer even had the highlight intro featuring Reinhardt charging towards the camera, making the video even more fitting.

It will be interesting to see what other highlights players capture while playing Battle for Olympus Overwatch 2 in the coming days. However, it’s worth pointing out that the event runs through January 19, meaning players will need to check out the game mode soon if they want to experience Reinhardt’s Divine Earthshatter.

Overwatch 2 is available on PC, PS4, PS5, Switch, Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S.

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