Most Popular Overwatch Team by Social Media Following

The Overwatch League or OWL is a professional esports league for the popular video game Overwatch. The league consists of 12 founding teams, and 8 expansion teams to form a league of 20 teams. Started in 2016, the OWL is one of esports first professional leagues to follow traditional professional sports by setting the teams home base in the city they will compete from.


There are many factors that determine which Overwatch team is the “most popular overwatch team”. From earnings, to player followings, to fan loyalty and so on – we just measure the teams social media following. By measuring the following fans can get a general idea on which teams are the most popular OWL teams.

Currently we are tracking Twitter, Twitch, YouTube, Instagram and Facebook followers. The most popular Overwatch teams are ranked based on total followers of those social media platforms.

Most Popular Overwatch Team

Rank Image Team
Total
1San Francisco Shock Social Media Following San Francisco Shock223,9450106,0000329,945
2Dallas Fuel Social Media Following Dallas Fuel166,654088,3000254,954
3Philadelphia Fusion Social Media Following Philadelphia Fusion144,708051,3000196,008
4Houston Outlaws Social Media Following Houston Outlaws135,867057,4000193,267
5Seoul Dynasty Social Media Following Seoul Dynasty127,725065,3000193,025
6New York Excelsior Social Media Following New York Excelsior133,189059,2000192,389
7Los Angeles Gladiators Social Media Following Los Angeles Gladiators129,564060,0000189,564
8London Spitfire Social Media Following London Spitfire122,561030,5000153,061
9Los Angeles Valiant Social Media Following Los Angeles Valiant107,834029,1000136,934
10Florida Mayhem Social Media Following Florida Mayhem102,734031,8000134,534
11Shanghai Dragons Social Media Following Shanghai Dragons117,454012,3000129,754
12Boston Uprising Social Media Following Boston Uprising94,579012,2000106,779
13Atlanta Reign Social Media Following Atlanta Reign77,865024,2000102,065
14Toronto Defiant Social Media Following Toronto Defiant75,730020,200095,930
15Washington Justice Social Media Following Washington Justice88,77806,580095,358
16Paris Eternal Social Media Following Paris Eternal75,659015,500091,159
17Vancouver Titans Social Media Following Vancouver Titans68,767013,400082,167
18Hangzhou Spark Social Media Following Hangzhou Spark71,73108,000079,731
19Chengdu Hunters Social Media Following Chengdu Hunters62,47300062,473
20 Guangzhou Charge Social Media Following Guangzhou Charge55,32404,820060,144
Last Updated: 10/18/2021 - This table updates periodically throughout the day. The data displayed are the averages for the entire day. To see a more exact count and detailed view please click on the organisations name.

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