Overwatch

Overwatch: September 13th Update + Patch notes

Written by Caowl

Blizzard is at it with another update for our favorite game! Check out the patch notes down below to see what’s new this time.

GENERAL UPDATES

General

  • Players should now see fewer Plays of the Game featuring Mercy’s Resurrection ability
  • Increased payload speed on Eichenwalde

USER INTERFACE UPDATES

General

  • A new Competitive Tier legend has been added to the Competitive Play info screen
  • A new Match Complete splash screen has replaced the former Round Complete splash screen in competitive matches

BUG FIXES

General

  • Fixed a bug which prevented the Triple Kill announcement from being played after a kill streak of 3 or more
  • Fixed several issues causing some players obtain a skill rating that’s higher than their actual rating
    • Note: A very small number of people were affected by these issues, but those who were affected will have their skill rating adjusted appropriately

Heroes

  • Fixed a bug causing the wrong arrow to be shown on Hanzo’s bow, or disappear entirely (the correct arrow would still be fired)
  • Fixed a bug preventing Junkrat’s RIP-Tire from receiving credit for kills, achievements, and other stats

Maps

  • Fixed a bug allowing Reaper to Shadow Step to unintended locations on Hollywood

About the author

Caowl

My name's Jenny and I'm a 20 year old youtuber/streamer from Sweden. When I'm not in front of my computer gaming (which to be honest is 90% of my life) I do portrait photography and horse riding. I'm a quick learner and I have a lot of different hobbies and interests that I'm fairly good at which makes it hard for me to decide what to do with my only life on this earth.