As announced over Twitter yesterday, Overwatch has passed 35 million players worldwide.
What a bunch of misfits and freaks we got here—we love it!
Thanks for teaming up with us, heroes. 🙌 pic.twitter.com/aBENKWS17f
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) October 16, 2017
Registered players for Overwatch has increased by 5 million since April 2017 when it surpassed the 30 million player mark as reported in PC Gamer.
The team-based online FPS launched in May 2016 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC to positive reviews. Overwatch topped the games charts for several weeks in 2016.