Public events that take place over the course of a Warzone 2 match have the capability to change and swing the momentum in your favour. If you're here, you're probably looking for intel on the Warzone 2 Data Heist public event.
The newest arrival is coming to the battle royale as part of the Season Two update that includes major looting changes, the return of the 1v1 gulag, and so much more. As with most public events, expect plenty of competition and the chance to get your hands on some game-changing rewards.
But, before we take a closer look at the Warzone 2 Data Heist public event, check out our guides containing intel on the best Ashika Island landing spots and when the next double XP event will take place.
What is the Warzone 2 Data Heist public event?
Thanks to Infinity Ward and Raven Software drip-feeding new information surrounding the next major update, we already know plenty about the Data Heist public event. This particular event takes place exclusively on Ashika Island meaning you won't see it when dropping into Al Mazrah.
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Once the event is active, you'll need to hack into a station in order to gather important intel. There's every chance you'll encounter some kind of AI opposition in addition to other players trying to successfully complete a Data Heist so stay frosty out there.
How to complete the Warzone 2 Data Heist public event
Completing the Data Heist public event is rather straightforward. Simply activate the event and defend the intel station from AI and human opposition until it's finished.
Once done, you'll get your hands on some useful rewards that could lead you to the winner's circle with ease.
Warzone 2 Data Heist rewards
Infinity Ward and Raven Software have announced you can earn plenty of rewards if you can outlast the AI and rival teams battling for control of the intel. Here's a complete list of rewards:
- Bonus XP and weapon XP
- Tactical Equipment (One piece chosen at random)
That's everything there is to know about the Warzone 2 Data Heist public event. Before you drop into the action, take a look at the current meta and the Season Two patch notes containing a first look at all the changes coming to the game.