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Overwatch is a team-based multiplayer first-person shooter video game developed and published by Blizzard Entertainment. It was released in May 2016 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. Players on a team work together to secure and defend control points on a map.

Overwatch problems in the last 24 hours

The following chart shows the number of reports that we have received about Overwatch by time of day over the past 24 hours. An outage is determined when the number of reports are higher than the baseline, represented by the red line.

Overwatch Outage Chart 05/25/2022 21:45

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Most Reported Problems:

  • Sign in 72.68% Sign in
  • Online Play 12.29% Online Play
  • Game Crash 8.24% Game Crash
  • Matchmaking 4.18% Matchmaking
  • Glitches 2.09% Glitches
  • Hacking / Cheating .52% Hacking / Cheating

Overwatch Outage Map

The most recent outage reports and issues originated from:

United StatesAntioch Glitches
SwitzerlandNeuchâtel Matchmaking
United KingdomLondon Sign in
NorwayTrondheim Matchmaking
DenmarkSlagelse Sign in
AustraliaMelbourne Sign in

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Overwatch Issues Reports

Latest outage, problems and issue reports in social media:
  • EsperSKS esper 「エスパ-」 (@EsperSKS) reported

    The biggest problem with Overwatch is it can be lost by one player but it can't be won by a singer player. In games like CSGO, Valorant, and even Apex to an extent you can at the very least "carry". Smart plays and aim will take you far. Overwatch is just unsatisfying to play.

  • ravencrestskull folie à deux (@ravencrestskull) reported

    @Blizzard_Ent Fix your ******* game you worthless excuse of a development company. Overwatch is unplayable, and it takes 6 years for bullshit ow2. Useless.

  • SonyaLynn SonyaInTheBin (@SonyaLynn) reported

    @joshhaber @Julius_Kim Yeah, the FPS comment is pretty off the mark, unlike the rest. The FPSs that glorify realistic guns, combat, and killing are a problem, IMHO, but there are also FPSs with a far more cartoonish and harmless quality, like Fortnite and Overwatch. As always, YMMV.

  • DasRuedi DasRüdi (@DasRuedi) reported

    @arkclaimer Why would we need a sequel for a live service game? Did overwatch 2 really make people believe that games as such profit from sequels?

  • DreadpirateRomy Romolus (Vaxxed and still wearing a mask, fools.) (@DreadpirateRomy) reported

    @MrsP123 -WoW off and on -76 off and on -Overwatch until I get too annoyed at folks I'm forced to group with. -Fortnight solos, just enough to scratch the Nuclear Winter itch (I've opted to not buy anything for that game, due to poor costumer service from EPIC) -ACNH,building up my Island

  • KimmyKsbro kimmy Øksbro (@KimmyKsbro) reported

    @MicrosoftHelps AUTO HDR is broken Overwatch have random blackout

  • XeroForever XeroForever (@XeroForever) reported

    @OW_ICED I think the problem is: is that it effectively kills the popularity or even the potential of other hero arena shooters. Like why play this "when you could just play Overwatch". Battleborne died, Lawbreakers died, Crucible shot itself in the foot kind if but it had some thing cool

  • AWonderfulSound Solemn Sound (@AWonderfulSound) reported

    @indie__scum @AskPlayStation Overwatch... that's your problem.

  • chubchilla1 Chubchilla (@chubchilla1) reported

    @VETTE____ @OW_ICED 343 can’t manage Halo Infinite. Based on what we have heard from devs, it seems like most of the issues with Overwatch stem from Activision Blizzard nonsense forcing them to spend months on ideas they don’t want to do then scrapping them after tons of work.

  • WorldsXbox XboxWorlds (@WorldsXbox) reported

    @MrGuruBill @OfficialXboxU Last year they had Crash 4, Tony Hawk and COD Vanguard. This year they have COD slated right now. Overwatch 2 and Diablo 4 should be close though, either this year or next year.

  • junna_anya Junna (@junna_anya) reported

    @ApexDaemon This issue and the fact that the game blues teens my pc is why i dont play it anymore. XD. I'll stick to overwatch twt.

  • AclnGG Dash Criminal (@AclnGG) reported

    @blooprintgames Bad fps, broken rocks, terrible phone game like UI Unused monuments No true endgame since they remove every farm Broken nights Progression is too fast ONCE AGAIN THE UI's suck no skill in having a team now And now they are adding visual hitmarkers? What is this overwatch?

  • nillamooon ☾ ⋆⁺₊⋆nilla⋆⁺₊⋆ ☽ (@nillamooon) reported

    my overwatch comms are broken how am i supposed to bully men in these conditions?

  • indie__scum indie__scum (She/They) 🔜 Anime Boston (@indie__scum) reported

    Tried to update overwatch like 7x today only to be kicked out and met with a Ce-30034-0 error :( @AskPlayStation

  • TolkienToast Roger⚔️11 Days until disney!! (@TolkienToast) reported

    Its anyone else's overwatch lagging so badly rn?

  • Player2Joypad Ty (タイ) (@Player2Joypad) reported

    @ReviewsPossum Dude trying to make it sound like a round of overwatch with balancing issues

  • entmiruru entmiruru (@entmiruru) reported

    @AetherMoose @dafran The problem with Overwatch is structural, any FPS game should not have tank dps support settings, all successful FPS games on the market only have characters with similar abilities, not character settings.

  • loljeb11 yaboijeb (@loljeb11) reported

    @KosmicKobra Wait until the PVE for Overwatch 2 comes out, ****** gonna be saying that Doomfist is too broken 💀

  • JeryceDia Jeryce Dianingana | Rocksteady (@JeryceDia) reported

    People are so unaware of "Africa" that when you make Afro art they will go through everything before saying it's actually reminding them of Africa Nop gotta be : - Atlantis, Majora Mask, Ghibli, Maori, Crash Bandicoot, League of legend, Overwatch, Manga etc etc. Or Wakanda

  • TheNamesYurii Ꝃ Ꝍ Ꝟ 𐌄 Ꞑ (@TheNamesYurii) reported

    @Penguiinn1 @The_Apxche Ok bud you play a broken role and are upset when you can’t 1v6 because a shield was placed in front of you. OW2 literally ruins core fundamentals of OW1, aka, ruining overwatch.

  • terror_taco Idk (@terror_taco) reported

    @CrackHeadAndres The problem was that he was from overwatch

  • N1CKO1ASX 𝒟𝑅𝒜𝒞𝒪/𝐼𝓃𝒹𝑒𝓍𝓎 (@N1CKO1ASX) reported

    @maybegothdad @overwatchleague With all due respect, you seem confused. It’s not the league, it’s the game. Overwatch 2 lost all its viewership in a day. It isn’t a league problem, it’s a game problem. The game is long gone and any optimism of its revival is wishful thinking. Why would someone invest in it?

  • jobo_bo_bobobo neoliberal peanut goblin (@jobo_bo_bobobo) reported

    @NeverDankrupt @FroggerOW apparently, "continue working on it" was never part of the plan. "live service" was a totally new concept and overwatch was not designed with that in mind. unfortunately, overwatch's competitors (within its genre) have all failed so we may never see what a hero shooter can be

  • chrycottage pieng ´ཅ` (@chrycottage) reported

    Look like this apex's stream got nothing but just naming the team name! Now we have : bl ( blame lag, bad luck ) blow ( blame lag overwatch ) blrp ( blame lag rank point ) blnl ( blame lag nuts lover ) 🥹

  • for___SS ss ✶*.゚ (@for___SS) reported

    💛🧡💙's team name [ apex team name ] BL-Blame Lag , Bad Luck [ OW team name ] BLOW - Blame Lag OverWatch

  • imcrescentmoon 🌙 (@imcrescentmoon) reported

    ถ้าไปow ชื่อทีม blow 555555555555555555 blame lag overwatch

  • 4fIow flow (@4fIow) reported

    over about 100 dps games this overwatch comp season i have a 48% accuracy and 14% crit accuracy on 76 and i still struggle to win games because of team if that doesn’t tell u the game is broken i dont know

  • aldevoirazeyma reapers?? any reapers in the chat 🔪 (@aldevoirazeyma) reported

    with the intent of just bugging people without being a real killing threat but the problem with this is if you want reaper (a dps btw) to be winston from overwatch you’re gonna have to do a bit more than they don’t die easily… just buff hysteria duration problem instantly solved

  • sebastiangozin Sebastian Gozin (@sebastiangozin) reported

    @ashly113_ Valorant has the same problem Overwatch has? A small map pool and no user created maps to "fix" the problem? Might as well stop playing the game.

  • Male2Fujoshi clemmy (@Male2Fujoshi) reported

    originally i thought that SSRIs are meant to make me less depressed by causing me to sleep 16 hours a day limiting the time im awake and able to be depressed, but ive now started dreaming about playing overwatch so it's safe to say there is no escape and they are not working

Overwatch Most Common Errors

List of the most commonly reported error codes and fixes:
  • bc-101
  • bc-124
  • bc-152
  • BLZBNTBNA000003E8
  • BLZBNTBTS00000028
  • BLZOWPAY10200162
  • lc-202