Overwatch 2 will not only remember a few large DDoS attacks, break-ins and difficulties in connecting players, but also low user ratings on Metacritic.
At the time of writing, the average rating of the PC version of Overwatch 2 on the review aggregate was only 1.3 out of 10. Users complain about the already mentioned connectivity problems, long waiting in line, aggressive monetization, and total failure of developers to the first Overwatch. However, to Warcraft III: Reforged with 0.6 out of 10, the new Bliszard release did not fall.
One of the problems mentioned is the need to link the phone number to the game account, but after numerous complaints, Blizzard decided to give up this function for . This is all those who have played since 9 June 2021. The change will enter into force on 7 October.
Early access and first season Overwatch 2 began on October 4 on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and S, as well as Nintendo Sitch. Developers promise regular seasonal updates and combat passes instead of Lutboxes. Today, October 6, Blizzard has already commented on the problematic launch of Overwatch 2 early access and outlined a plan to remedy the situation.