Blizzard has announced Overwatch
has over 25 million players via a tweet from the Overwatch Twitter account. "The world needs heroes, and over 25 MILLION have answered the call! The fight for the future isn't over yet, though... Are you with us?
", says Blizzard Entertainment.
Overwatch has seen a lot of popularity since it was released on May 24, 2016. Last time Blizzard Entertainment checked in with fans which was in October, the developer announced it had reached 20 million players across PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. In August, Overwatch surpassed 15 million.
Earlier this week, Blizzard launched Overwatch's Year of the Rooster event
to celebrate the Lunar New Year. A new brawl-style game mode called Capture the Rooster was introduced alongside a whole slew of new skins, emotes, and sprays.