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Blizzard claims that a ‘mass DDoS’ attack prevented people from playing Overwatch 2

Kiriko in Overwatch 2 holding a knife and levitating two small parchments


Overwatch 2, the not-too-long-ago launched and extremely anticipated sequel to Blizzard’s crew shooter sport, began its journey with a serious distributed denial of service (DDoS) assault.

Based on several media experiences, many Overwatch 2 gamers wanting to offer it a shot had been met with a message saying ‘Sport server connection failed…retrying’.