The Overwatch 2 spot launch time for the mid-season refresh has actually gambled a reasonable little complication, with several delays definition that Blizzard has actually needed to change it around. Thankfully, afterward as well as day have actually been secured, as well as it’s nearby whatsoever.
Blizzard describes in a blog post (opens up in brand-new tab) on the Overwatch 2 discussion forums that the mid-season spot is because of launch at 11am PT on November 17, which converts to 2pm ET / 7pm GMT / 8pm CET on the exact same day.
The upgrade was at first because of launch on November 15 yet was postponed in the nick of time because of a “critical issue” that required to be settled. A brand-new time was supplied at first as the trouble required repairing it initially, though that seems arranged currently.
Overwatch 2’s first mid-season patch consists of some much-anticipated nerfs to Zarya as well as Genji, together with some mild tweaks to Sombra, Kiriko, as well as D.Va. Fans were shocked to see that Sojourn is making it with uninjured, though lead hero developer Alec Dawson has actually validated that Blizzard is taking a look at the preferred DPS personality.
Alongside various other insect solutions, the spot will certainly additionally reestablish Mei back right into the fold 2 weeks after she was thrown into Blizzard jail because of game-damaging insect communication including Kiriko.
Beyond the spot, Overwatch 2 followers additionally have period 2 to anticipate, which will certainly present a new tank called Ramattra especially made to respond to dive compensations as well as bubble metas. We recognize much less regarding the hero that will certainly comply with, though Blizzard has confirmed it will be another support, assumingly as the DPS area is instead piled as it is.
Meanwhile, Overwatch 2 is already averaging double the daily players of Overwatch.