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Update 2, 1:20 pm PDT: Overwatch 2 servers are nonetheless unstable. Gamers are getting kicked from video games to the menu and out of the game solely. The login display screen additionally typically shows “In queue: 0 gamers forward of you” and messages about connecting to the game server.

Update: The “sudden server error” messages that some gamers are receiving when making an attempt to log into Overwatch 2 are “actively being labored on,” in line with a Blizzard CS tweet. The message appears to be an error for individuals who linked their console and PC Battle.web accounts.


Unique story: Overwatch 2 servers began logging on a little bit sooner than the anticipated 12 pm PDT launch time, however in the event you’re having hassle logging in, you are not alone.

When you pre-loaded Overwatch 2 and downloaded a small update at this time, you’ll be able to hit the play button and attempt to get in. I’ve watched livestreamers on Twitch efficiently attain the menus and queue for Fast Play, however there’s fairly just a few who have not, together with me.

There’s hundreds of individuals in queue—I’ve seen the quantity climb to 40,000 (sure, actually)—and the login web page is spitting out messages like “sudden error” that sends you to the again of the road or “misplaced connection to game server.”

There is not at the moment a repair for this error. The Blizzard buyer assist Twitter account hasn’t talked about it but both. This appears possible a results of the servers going reside early and having hassle with how many individuals try to get in. All you are able to do without delay it maintain making an attempt to get in or wait patiently for the correct launch time.

We’ll update this story as this concern persists.