Patch 1.9.0 and Orisa go live on 21st of March!

This patch includes our new hero, Orisa, a long with a lot of balance changes.

 

Orisa

 

To get an in-depth view of Orisa and her abilities, check out our other article!

Here are her legendary skins, for those who are interested.

 

Balance changes

 

The balance changes include buffs to JunkratSombraWinston and  ZenyattaAna and Orisa both recieved a nerf.

 

Buffs:

 

Junkrat

  • His passive, Total Mayhem, now also prevents Junkrat from taking damage of his own explosions

 

Sombra

  • The distance in that you can hear the soundeffects of her entering and leaving Stealth got reduced to 15 meters
  • Her Translocator is now on a 4 second cooldown, instead of the previous 6 seconds
  • Allied heroes will noe be able to see her hacked healthpacks through walls

 

Winston

  • The cooldown of his Barrier Projector now instantly starts as soon as the the barrier is deployed, instead of when it expires

 

Zenyatta

  • Orb of destructions alternate fire recovery time got reduced to 0.6 seconds, instead of the previous 1 second
  • Orb of destructions weapon spread got removed

 

 

Nerfs:

 

Ana

  • The damage of her Biotic Rifle got decreased to 60, instead of the previous 80

 

Orisa

  • The magazine size of her Fusion Driver was lowered from 200 to 150
  • Supercharger‘s charge cost got increased by 15%

 

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