A brand new Overwatch 2 Beta replace has been launched as we speak and it comprises extra main hero modifications for followers to trace.
Three well-liked characters have had their talents tweaked as we speak, and fortunately for us, all of them are contained within the official OW2 patch notes.
And you’ll be able to learn all about what Blizzard has performed with Mercy, Sojourn, and Baptiste beneath.
Overwatch 2 Beta Patch Notes For May 13
New changes have been made to the Overwatch 2 Beta as we speak and they’re all targeted on the three heroes talked about above. Blizzard is experimenting with making Mercy’s tremendous bounce an official a part of her moveset, having seen gamers attempting to drag it off for years. Using the favored increase approach whereas performing Guardian Angel has turn out to be simpler, because of as we speak’s Overwatch 2 replace.
And the remainder of the massive modifications may be discovered listed beneath as a part of the official Overwatch 2 Beta patch notes shared as we speak by Blizzard for the PC testing construct:
New Hero Changes
This change helps reinforce Baptiste as a Support hero that may save allies in clutch moments. This new performance is meant to synergize with Immortality Field, permitting for quicker restoration after saving his allies (or himself!) from imminent hazard
- Now heals for 50 immediately and 50 over time, as an alternative of 100 over time. Additionally, the moment heal portion shall be doubled on targets which can be 50% or decrease well being. (Please notice that we’re conscious of a difficulty the place this potential is just not up to date on the hero data display)
This is an preliminary implementation of latest performance designed to offer Mercy gamers extra choices in how they use Guardian Angel. Some Mercy gamers had been already capable of do comparable boosts by utilizing a considerably sophisticated approach also known as ‘Super jump’. This new performance will permit all gamers to extra persistently carry out comparable boosts, whereas the unique approach continues to be there and stays untouched.
- In some methods this new cancel increase is even stronger than the unique approach, since gamers are ready to do that at any time moderately than requiring them to be close to their goal. This is simply an preliminary implementation and we’re wanting to get suggestions on the way to enhance it.
- Can now even be canceled by utilizing the crouch key. If this key’s used to cancel the flexibility, Mercy shall be launched excessive into the air.
Sojourn has been a little bit weak since her preliminary addition to the roster. While this variation doesn’t appear big, rising her fee of fireplace will increase her alternate fireplace cost fee and supreme achieve, in addition to purely rising her major fireplace’s uncooked DPS.
- Whenever a weapon’s fee of fireplace modifications, it additionally modifications how rapidly the weapon will drain its journal and run out of ammo. We’re rising her ammo depend to compensate for this.
- Railgun major fee of fireplace elevated from 13 to fifteen shots-per-second
- Railgun most ammo elevated from 40 to 45
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