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 Shock224,6730106,0000330,673
2Dallas Fuel Social Media Following Dallas Fuel167,045088,1000255,145
3Philadelphia Fusion Social Media Following Philadelphia Fusion145,030051,1000196,130
4New York Excelsior Social Media Following New York Excelsior135,722059,1000194,822
5Seoul Dynasty Social Media Following Seoul Dynasty128,434065,3000193,734
6Houston Outlaws Social Media Following Houston Outlaws136,249057,3000193,549
7Los Angeles Gladiators Social Media Following Los Angeles Gladiators130,409060,0000190,409
8London Spitfire Social Media Following London Spitfire122,762030,5000153,262
9Los Angeles Valiant Social Media Following Los Angeles Valiant107,773029,1000136,873
10Florida Mayhem Social Media Following Florida Mayhem103,407031,9000135,307
11Shanghai Dragons Social Media Following Shanghai Dragons117,996012,3000130,296
12Boston Uprising Social Media Following Boston Uprising94,940012,2000107,140
13Atlanta Reign Social Media Following Atlanta Reign78,370024,1000102,470
14Toronto Defiant Social Media Following Toronto Defiant76,404020,200096,604
15Washington Justice Social Media Following Washington Justice89,06006,560095,620
16Paris Eternal Social Media Following Paris Eternal75,950015,400091,350
17Vancouver Titans Social Media Following Vancouver Titans68,973013,400082,373
18Hangzhou Spark Social Media Following Hangzhou Spark71,99207,990079,982
19Chengdu Hunters Social Media Following Chengdu Hunters62,79500062,795
20 Guangzhou Charge Social Media Following Guangzhou Charge55,59404,810060,404
Last Updated: 10/31/2021 - 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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