Overwatch’s Public Test Realm has been quite busy with the addition of new hero Orisa, and principal designer Geoff Goodman shared in the forums that we’ll see some more adjustments in the PTR’s next patch.
The following hero changes are planned for the next update:
– Biotic Rifle
Damage decreased from 80 to 60
– Biotic Grenade
Impact damage reduced from 60 to 30
Impact healing reduced from 100 to 50
– No longer hurts himself from his own explosions. (Effect added to current passive: Total Mayhem)
– Fusion Driver
Magazine size lowered from 200 to 150
Cost increased by 15%
Sound effects and VO distance for entering and exiting Stealth reduced to 15 meters.
Cooldown reduced from 6s to 4s
– Barrier Projector
Cooldown now starts when the barrier is placed, instead of when it ends
– Orb of Destruction
Alternate fire recovery reduced from 1s to 0.6s
– Orb of Discord
Can now target enemies through barriers
Overwatch is available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. The update is expected to launch in the game’s PTR tomorrow morning.