How many people play Overwatch 2? April 2024 player count

Andrew Highton
Overwatch 2 character

Overwatch 2 has one of the most loyal fanbases for an FPS game, so if you’re looking to find out how many players are playing OW2 in April 2024, here’s everything you should know.

Overwatch 2 Season 10 is around the corner, with many in the community excited about the new hero, Venture set to make their way into the game with the new season.

Of course, new heroes and seasons generate a ton of hype around the title, so if you’re curious about Overwatch 2’s player count in 2024, we’ve got you covered below.

Overwatch 2 player count in April 2024

From March to April 2024, Overwatch 2 enjoyed 23,688,512 players worldwide, according to a reputable tracker of player counts, Active Player. The game has also averaged almost 6.4 million players every day in February 2024.

On March 19, Aaron Keller, Game Director, announced on Forbes, that the Overwatch 2 community is set to reach 100 million players by the upcoming season. Considering the date of the announcement, we can expect the game to accomplish this milestone in Season 10.

Despite the controversies surrounding Blizzard and the disappointing launch of Overwatch 2, the game has managed to maintain an impressive player base.

Pharah in Overwatch 2
Pharah received significant buffs in Season 9 of Overwatch 2.

What is Overwatch 2’s peak player count in 2024?

Between December 2023 and January 2024, Overwatch 2 peaked with 26,885,570 active players, beating its previous high of just over 26 million players in February 2023.

We’ll continue to study the game’s player count and provide you with regular updates as Overwatch 2’s adventure journeys on throughout 2024 and ahead. Until then, have a look at other Overwatch 2 guides:

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