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Play vs. AI is one of Overwatch's game modes, which can be accessed from the Training menu. In this mode, players can team up and battle against AI-controlled characters.


Experience Gained

For more information, see Progression.

Experience is the same for all difficulties.

  • First Win of the Day: 1,500XP
  • Win: 300XP
  • Match Finish: 150XP
  • Time: 120XP per minute (Value approximate; it is closer to 2.015 points/sec)
  • Medals: The experience granted for medals only counts the highest quality medal received, and is only applied once no matter how many medals are received. For example: if a player has two gold medals and one silver medal, only 90XP is received for one gold medal.
    • Gold Medal: 90XP
    • Silver Medal: 60XP
    • Bronze Medal: 30XP
  • Consecutive Match: 120XP
  • Backfill: 240XP
  • Group Bonus: +20%XP
  • Leaver Penalty: -75%XP

Patch changes

  • Overwatchemblem black.png March 21, 2017 Patch: Fixed a bug preventing Bastion and Torbjörn bots from taking a defensive position when turret abilities were disabled in Custom Games.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png February 28, 2017 Patch: Fixed a bug that caused Roadhog bot to spin around after hooking a target.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png January 24, 2017 Patch: Fixed a bug that prevented the Roadhog bot from being able to hook players through Reinhardt’s shield. Fixed a bug that allowed the Sombra bot to hack through barriers. Fixed a bug that made the Torbjörn bot unresponsive after placing a turret.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png December 13, 2016 Patch: Fixed a bug that forced players to join Play vs. AI matches when attempting to spectate a friend. Bots are no longer able to use abilities or attack enemies after a Control match has ended.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png November 15, 2016 Patch: Fixed a bug that caused McCree bots to Combat Roll into the well on Ilios. Fixed a bug that could cause bots to get stuck in a wall near objective B on Temple of Anubis. Fixed a bug that prevented bots from moving through certain locations on Volskaya Industries.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png September 1, 2016 Patch: Added Torbjörn as an AI-controlled hero. Fixed a bug that could cause AI Bastion to become stuck, continuously healing himself in the spawn area. Fixed a bug preventing AI Torbjörn from placing his turret in viable locations.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png August 2, 2016 Patch: Added Lúcio as an AI hero.; AI: Fixed an issue hindering Ana from restoring allies to full health; AI: Fixed an issue allowing Reaper to use Wraith Form to escape in situations where he should be stunned.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png July 19, 2016 Patch: Added Ana as an AI hero.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png June 28, 2016 Patch: Added McCree as an AI hero. Made some improvements to how AI heroes respond to one another.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png March 22, 2016 (beta) Patch: AI heroes will now melee and use Health Packs.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png March 8, 2016 (beta) Patch: Players can now select their desired AI difficulty. Added kill cam functionality. And added Zarya and Roadhog as A.I. opponents.
  • Overwatchemblem black.png December 2, 2015 (beta) Patch: Player vs. AI game mode added.