Reaper and Mei buffs coming to the PTR
Today, Overwatch’s game designer Geoff Goodman took to the forums and hinted towards upcoming Reaper and Mei buffs. The updates for these heroes may be appearing on the PTR as early as this week. Overwatch is consistently adding in new buffs, patches, nerfs, and characters…
Hanzo next in line for a buff?
On Halloween, Overwatch’s very own Jeff Kaplan announced that he and the team have been discussing a possible change for one of the game’s more popular characters. A reply on this forum implied that a buff could be in the cards for Hanzo and his…
Ana and Mercy changes on the PTR
Today the announced Ana and Mercy changes were deployed on the PTR. Ana is receiving a minor damage buff, while Mercy is getting hit with the nerf bat. Ana Ana’s change increases her Biotic Rifle’s damage from 60 to 70. This might feel as a…
Brrrrring! Junkrat is the play of the game favorite!
Overwatch players may have noticed that Junkrat has been getting the play of the game award a lot recently. Junkrat mains may be enjoying the glory but other players seem tired of seeing him at the end of all their games. Example situation: You’ve just…
…But wait there’s more! Mercy back on PTR once again
Update October 17: Blizzard pushed these changes to the live server. Check the patch notes right here. It seems that just as everyone was getting used to the new Mercy 2.0, Blizzard has put her back on the PTR (Public Test Realm) for further modifications. …
Changes to Mercy’s res and guardian angel in testing on the PTR
Update: Principal Designer Geoff Goodman elaborated on the Mercy PTR changes. Read it here. The last Overwatch patch introduced us to Mercy 2.0, where she got the new ultimate Valkyrie and her resurrection was remade into a single target ability on a 30 second cooldown….
Weekly poll: Is D.Va DPS or a Tank?
Patch 1.15 not only taught our favorite Swiss doctor to fly, it also upgraded D.Va’s mech. She is now able to fire her main weapon as she rushes towards you and a brand new “Micro Missiles” ability to finish the job on low health enemies….
D.Va’s Micro Missiles nerfed on PTR
It was to be expected that D.Va’s brand new ability Micro Missiles was going to be hit with the nerf bat. Anyone that played her on PTR could not but notice that they were hitting way too hard. Confirmed And now Overwatch Principal Designer Geoff…