Overwatch 2 Servers Taken Down Due To A Massive Hack

According to a post on the Overwatch 2 forums, the server has been shut down by the company to fix some bugs related to account merging, login, and first-time user exp

Servers were shut down to make a significant database upgrade to handle player queues

the company said. According to the company, PC users may need to update the Overwatch 2 client to fix crash messages and black screen issues.

The company claims to remove the phone number requirement for most of its existing players

Previously, Blizzard's "Overwatch 2" which launched on October 4 was hit by a massive cyber

attack on the same day and users are still facing the problem two days later.

Blizzard's Overwatch 2 is a free to play game. This is a team-based action game set in an optimistic future.