Patch Notes

A complete collection of Overwatch patch notes ordered by their version.

Latest: 1.48.0.0 - build: 69164


1.2.0.1b

Build Number: 30850

Published: 9th Aug. 2016 at 23:30:00 UTC

Updated: 10th Aug. 2016 at 01:53:03 UTC


Overwatch Patch Notes – August 9, 2016

A new patch is now live. Read below to learn about the latest changes.

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MAP BALANCE UPDATES

  • Respawn time for defenders has been standardized to 10 seconds on all maps
  • Payload speed has been slightly reduced on Watchpoint: Gibraltar

BUG FIXES

General

  • Fixed a bug causing incomplete character models to load on the Hero Selection screen
  • Fixed a number of bugs causing various crashes and instability issues

Competitive Play

  • Fixed a bug that prevented user interface elements from displaying in some languages
  • Fixed a bug that caused the placement matches screen to display when some players would disconnect and rejoin a match

Maps

  • Estádio das Rãs
    • Fixed a bug that allowed players to spawn as heroes other than Lúcio
  • Nepal
    • Fixed an issue which allowed players to get stuck outside the normal boundaries of the map
  • Temple of Anubis
    • Fixed a bug causing a portion of the city wall to display incorrectly on all graphics settings