The Overwatch League is on a mission to celebrate fans and afford them opportunities to become champions through a professional esports ecosystem that embraces passion and rewards excellence.
Millions have answered the call to Overwatch, and the excitement of all those scientists, soldiers, adventurers, and oddities led directly to the creation of a new kind of esports program. Teams will have stability, players will have careers, and fans will have a new set of heroes to take them into the future of Overwatch.
Proven stars and leaderboard heroes will assemble in one global talent pool. Teams then maneuver to sign the best players and build sturdy rosters for the season ahead.
League action streams live every week, including a standalone primetime matchup between top teams. Game highlights and other features fill in the gaps between game days.
During epic live events, the very best Overwatch teams compete to become legends as the first-ever Overwatch League world champions.
League expansion in every direction will make the Overwatch League truly global; finishing with an elite tournament where champions battle champions for undisputed supremacy.
The Overwatch League needs you... and your damage per second, and ranged healing, and well-timed Ultimate abilites. All players, not just the household names, will be in the running to grab a roster spot once we get to the inaugural Overwatch League Preseason.
The life of an Overwatch League professional begins with finding a perfect team match, includes the peace of mind that comes with guaranteed contracts, and is driven by the relentless pursuit of the ultimate prize in esports: the Overwatch League Championship.