The Overwatch League is a professional league. Like every American sports league there is a regular season and then the playoffs to determine the winner. There are 20 teams in 20 different cities. The first season started in 2018. The 280-match regular season begins in February and concludes with postseason playoffs in the fall.
The Overwatch League is a six-versus-six team-based. each team must be composed of two Damage heroes, two Supports, and two Tanks. Six players are played but each team can have 6 more players in reserve. A player can only play for one team but mid-season players can switch.
There are currently two conferences the Atlantic and the Pacific