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'Overwatch 2' Goes Live

You can now play the sequel to the popular 2016 team-based first-person shooter — if you're lucky enough to get through the lengthy queue, that is. Activision Blizzard blames delays in downloading "Overwatch 2" on a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack on its servers. If you're stuck waiting to play the game, here's everything you need to know about it now.

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'Overwatch 2' Goes Live

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    Overwatch 2 DDoS attack results in launch day server woes

    Overwatch 2 DDoS attack results in launch day server woes

    Overwatch 2 finally launched today, but it’s been tough to consistently enjoy the game because of long virtual queue lines to start playing and other …

    Overwatch 2: How to Download and Get Started

    Overwatch 2: How to Download and Get Started

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    CNET - Adam Benjamin

    Here's what you know to to jump in and get started with Overwatch 2. Overwatch 2, the sequel to Blizzard's class-based hero shooter, is finally here. The game removes one tank from PVP gameplay and adds a new battle pass system to the game. Eventually, the game will also feature new story missions, …

    Overwatch 2 is less of a sequel and more of a remix

    Overwatch 2 is less of a sequel and more of a remix

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    The Verge - Ash Parrish

    Second verse, same as the first Overwatch 2 is out. After its somewhat clouded announcement, a couple of years of damn-near radio silence punctuated by frequent news of delays, the almost complete material neglect of the base game, the departure of the beloved Papa Jeff, several lawsuits resulting …

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