Are Overwatch 2 servers down? Overwatch server status

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Overwatch 2 players have been reporting some issues when trying to connect to the game server. Here’s everything about the Overwatch 2 game server connection and server status.

Overwatch 2 has had a major update with the release of Season 6. Overwatch 2 Invasion has added a couple of game modes, such as Flashpoint and its brand-new PvE modes. Blizzard also included a new Player Progression system and a Support character that has quickly become a fan favorite.

While thousands of players are logging in to try out the new Overwatch 2 Invasion update and downloading the latest patch, some have reported having issues while trying to connect to game servers.

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If you’re having problems while trying to connect to Blizzard’s FPS, we’ve you covered. Here’s everything you need to know about Overwatch 2’s server status and how to check if there are any current issues.

Are Overwatch 2 servers down?

Overwatch 2’s servers are now live as of August 25, 2023. However, some players have been reporting difficulties with the SMS/Text authenticator method, which hasn’t been functioning properly.

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We’ll keep this article updated for any Overwatch 2 connection issues.

Players have also been searching for how to fix optimization issues that have been freezing Overwatch 2 in the “Playing Now” screen or even updated clients that don’t allow the FPS to load correctly.

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How to check the Overwatch 2 server status

If you’re experiencing any issues with Overwatch 2’s servers, be sure to check the official Overwatch 2 Twitter account for any updates regarding connection issues or servers.

You can also check out Blizzard’s support page, where the developers drop updates, or the Overwatch Down Detector page to see if other players are having similar issues.

Meanwhile, we’ll keep you posted on Overwatch 2 current server status. For more on Overwatch 2, check out some of our other guides:

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