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 Shock205,401061,4000266,801
2Dallas Fuel Social Media Following Dallas Fuel157,607088,6000246,207
3Seoul Dynasty Social Media Following Seoul Dynasty130,102070,1000200,202
4Philadelphia Fusion Social Media Following Philadelphia Fusion145,436051,9000197,336
5New York Excelsior Social Media Following New York Excelsior128,522062,2000190,722
6Houston Outlaws Social Media Following Houston Outlaws132,408057,8000190,208
7Los Angeles Gladiators Social Media Following Los Angeles Gladiators125,307059,8000185,107
8London Spitfire Social Media Following London Spitfire125,334031,4000156,734
9Los Angeles Valiant Social Media Following Los Angeles Valiant111,624030,2000141,824
10Shanghai Dragons Social Media Following Shanghai Dragons114,113011,4000125,513
11Florida Mayhem Social Media Following Florida Mayhem97,898022,5670120,465
12Boston Uprising Social Media Following Boston Uprising94,368011,6000105,968
13Atlanta Reign Social Media Following Atlanta Reign73,903024,700098,603
14Toronto Defiant Social Media Following Toronto Defiant73,321019,500092,821
15Paris Eternal Social Media Following Paris Eternal74,982015,900090,882
16Vancouver Titans Social Media Following Vancouver Titans67,022014,400081,422
17Hangzhou Spark Social Media Following Hangzhou Spark70,23807,330077,568
18Washington Justice Social Media Following Washington Justice62,06404,837066,901
19 Guangzhou Charge Social Media Following Guangzhou Charge53,92804,400058,328
20Chengdu Hunters Social Media Following Chengdu Hunters56,10700056,107
Last Updated: 10/28/2020 - 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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