Roadhog and Winston get new stability adjustments in Overwatch PTR replace

A few small Overwatch stability adjustments earlier than the week ends.

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Blizzard is making some small changes to Overwatch heroes Roadhog and Winston.

Following the discharge of a big PTR update earlier this week, the studio introduced a few different stability adjustments. Roadhog’s Scrap Gun will now be more practical, due to a lower in unfold by 20 %.

To stability issues out, his hook will now pull targets to a location three.5 meters away from him, as a substitute of two meters. The hook’s cooldown was additionally elevated from six to eight seconds. Blizzard mentioned these adjustments will cut back the effectiveness of his hook, however make his weapon extra highly effective when not utilizing the hook.

As for Winston, his vital hit quantity has been lowered by 15 %. “Winston’s head hit volume was just abnormally big, making him take more damage than he otherwise should. This change brings it more in line with other heroes,” principal designer Geoff Goodman wrote.

The replace containing these adjustments will arrive quickly within the PTR.