The subsequent Overwatch patch goes so as to add one function gamers on consoles have been asking for since launch.
That is the participant reporting function, after all, which has at all times been out there on PC however one way or the other by no means made it to PS4, and Xbox One. Overwatch’s subsequent patch, model 1.14, would be the one so as to add the customarily requested function, nonetheless.
Game director Jeff Kaplan revealed the completely satisfied information on the Blizzard forums earlier. This is similar patch at the moment on the PTR, the one which has the new deathmatch and team deathmatch modes.
“Thanks for being so patient with us,” Kaplan stated. “Also, it’s necessary to notice the reporting system and punishments are very a lot an ongoing improvement for us.
“Improvements will continue over time. We are working on increased punishments for high frequency offenders, email notifications when your reports result in disciplinary action (we’re experimenting with this right now and we’ll expand this as we refine it) and eventually notifications in the game client when your report results in disciplinary action.”
The e-mail notification for correct reviews is a giant addition, and may hopefully alleviate the sensation that reporting gamers doesn’t matter and invite gamers to report offenders after they come throughout the,
The patch doesn’t but have a launch date.