Overwatch 2 Down? OW2 Server Status & Season 2 Maintenance

Are Overwatch 2 servers down currently? Overwatch 2 is finally here, three years after its announcement. The sequel to the popular hero-shooter has switched to a free-to-play model, which means that there will be much more new players. Of course, this can also mean more problems with the servers. In this guide, we will regularly inform you about the latest Overwatch 2 server status and issues, such as current outages, maintenance schedule, downtime, planned updates, and more.

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Overwatch 2 Down? OW2 Server Status & Maintenance Schedule
Is OW2 Down Right Now?

UPDATE: On Wednesday, October 11th, at around 10 pm CEST / 9 pm BST / 4 pm EDT / 1 pm PDT, players are reporting issues with Overwatch 2 servers. Servers are currently offline, and players are unable to connect to OW2. It seems that there are broader issues with PlayStation and PlayStation Network. We will update the article once we have more information. At the time of writing, Blizzard or Sony are yet to respond about the issue officially.

Are Overwatch 2 Servers Down Currently?

Following the official launch of Overwatch 2, servers can go down for many reasons. If Overwatch 2 servers are offline, that can be due to scheduled maintenance. Updates can also require the OW2 servers to go down for a period of time. Server-related issues or external factors like DDoS attacks can also result in unplanned OW2 outages. Whatever the reason is, we will make sure to promptly update our article with the latest information about the OW2 server status.

How to Check Overwatch 2 Servers Status?

Following the official Blizzard Customer Support handles is the best way to go if you want to stay up-to-date about any upcoming updates, current outages, and maintenance schedule. There are two main Blizzard CS Twitter accounts. One for the Americas, and one for Europe, each covering their respective regions. Furthermore, the official Overwatch Twitter account is also a place you should follow to stay in the know.

On the PC, the Battle.net app will also inform you about any planned maintenance (yellow messages) or server issues (red messages). Finally, you can always come back to our article. We will strive to update our guide promptly as soon as there are some issues so that you always be in the loop in regard to Overwatch 2 server status.

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