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Latest Updates

September 21, 2023

HERO UPDATES DAMAGE Bastion Developer Comments: Bastion's self-healing during transformation was doubly effective with how the Ironclad passive stacked with armor damage reduction, making him too capable of surviving ambushes and dives. Reconfigure

  • No longer restores armor when transforming

September 19, 2023


  • Completing a hero mastery course in the gold bonus tier will now grant bonus score based on how fast you completed the course. This bonus score is granted based on the time differential down to the nearest tenth of a second between your time and gold bonus tier. This new bonus time can be viewed in the finish line bonus tooltip on the course summary screen. This change affects all Hero Mastery courses played going forward and should allow the global leaderboards...

September 1, 2023

OVERWATCH 2 ANNIVERSARY 2023 We’re celebrating the first year of Overwatch 2! Come and play returning event game modes, including Battle for Olympus, Catch-A-Mari, Starwatch, and Mischief and Magic! You’ll also be able to take part in new challenges that reward Overwatch Credits, which can be spent on returning Legendary skins from the in-game shop. Join the celebration when it begins on September 19! NEW GAME MODE – HERO MASTERY ...

August 24, 2023

GENERAL UPDATES Player Progression

  • Updated the Wins sub-badge level-up requirement from 2 to 1 across all heroes, game modes, and roles, and re-tuned XP granted to balance. HERO UPDATES Support Illari Developer Comments: Illari has had a strong showing since her launch. The following changes are meant to promote a better balance between healing and damage while adding more counterplay against her abilities. We are making the Healing Pylon weaker, as it's often placed out of line-of-sight...

August 10, 2023

Overwatch 2: Invasion Overwatch 2: Invasion is now available! Enjoy the new Invasion Story Missions, all-new skins, and cosmetic rewards in the Invasion Battle Pass, the new core PVP game mode Flashpoint, and the new Support Hero Illari! Introducing Illari Using solar threading augmentation, Illari strikes down her enemies by harnessing the power of the sun. Illari

  • Illari has been added to the line-up. Solar Rifle (Primary Fire)

  • Long-range auto-charging rifle. ...

July 11, 2023

SUMMER GAMES 2023 It’s time for some fun in the sun with the Summer Games seasonal event! Log in and play Lúcioball, Lúcioball Remix, and the all-new Winston’s Beach Volleyball, plus score big with new cosmetic rewards, including a new Epic skin for Doomfist! GENERAL UPDATES On Fire Adjustments

  • Fixed a bug that caused players to gain On Fire at the start of a new round in Competitive Play when playing any game mode or in Quick Play when playing Control. ...