Overwatch League Preseason play begins December 7

Overwatch League’s Opening Day is about five weeks away, and things are kicking into high gear! Preseason play begins December 7 for Europe, as Overwatch League teams take the stage for the first time at Blizzard Arena in Los Angeles.


Tune in to Preseason play on OverwatchLeague.com or MLG.com to watch Overwatch League teams compete in a series of exhibition matches. Three matches are scheduled each day starting at 12:00 GMT on Thursday, December 7 and continuing through Sunday, December 10. You can view the schedule here.

Preseason is a chance for Overwatch League teams to prepare for the regular season, with Opening Day slated for January 10. In case you missed it, be sure to check out a message from Overwatch League Commissioner Nate Nanzer on the upcoming Overwatch League home team uniforms here.

Overwatch League team merchandise

When Preseason kicks off, fans will also be able to support their favorite team with a selection of officially licensed shirts, jackets, New Era hats, and other awesome merchandise available on the Blizzard Gear Store.

Note that international shipping rates may apply for items shipped from the Blizzard Gear Store to destinations outside of the US. Updates on regional availability for Europe will be coming in early 2018.