Boston Uprising


In 2017, the Kraft family purchased the rights to bring one of the first Overwatch League teams to the city of Boston. Published by Blizzard Entertainment, Overwatch is a competitive esports game that connects over 35 million players worldwide. Under the Kraft Group’s ownership and direction, the Boston Uprising is one of twelve teams participating in the Overwatch League to professionalize the esports industry.

For the first season of the Overwatch League, teams will compete in regular-season matches at The Blizzard Arena in Los Angeles, while teams develop their local venues for future seasons.