Overwatch Patch – June 20, 2017

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Blizzard just released a new patch for Overwatch. This new patch includes a new assault map, new skins, and some balance changes to a few Overwatch heroes. The biggest change of the patch is Overwatch’s new assault map, Horizon Lunar Colony. The new map is a throwback to Winston’s backstory – growing up on the moon base. In the promotional …

Jeff Kaplan Discusses PTR Philosophy in New Developer Update

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In a new video released on Blizzard’s Overwatch Youtube channel, Jeff Kaplan went into detail about the Public Test Region for Overwatch. The lead developer spoke about the confusion within the community about the role of the Player Test Region in Overwatch, saying, “a lot of players assume the PTR only exists so that players can give feedback on upcoming changes, …

Blizzard Introduces New Balance Changes to PTR

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In a forum post earlier today, principal designer Geoff Goodman announced some minor balance changes that would be added to the Overwatch Player Test Region. These changes included tweaks to Roadhog, Ana, and Sombra. The most major change of the three is a rework of Roadhog’s Chain Hook in line-of-sight situations. The changes make it “easier to hook someone who is …