Overwatch Now at Over 20 Million Registered Users

October 12, 2016Written by Alex Co

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It’s safe to say now that Blizzard’s first foray the crowded multiplayer first-person shooter genre has been a resounding success with Overwatch. Well, it seems, it’s a bigger success than anyone could have ever imagined.

Blizzard has announced today that Overwatch has now passed over 20 million registered players! Yes, that number is correct. Also, it’s 20 million registered players, not 20 million copies sold, or 20 million unique players. Even so, that number is very impressive.

In other Overwatch news, Blizzard has announced — and rolled out — a¬†Halloween theme for the game. Check out more details here. You can also and should check out the latest Overwatch update as well to see what tweaks Blizzard did to the overall gameplay.

Are you still playing Overwatch? Are you surprised by this figure at all?

[Source: IGN]