July 21, 2016 Patch

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July 21, 2016 Patch

Platform(s)
PC
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July 19, 2016 Patch
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July 26, 2016 Patch
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All Patch Notes

Note: Many of these changes were added for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in a later patch.

General Updates[edit | edit source]

Competitive Play
  • Attacking teams now have 4 minutes to capture the first point on Assault maps (down from 5 minutes)
Miscellaneous
  • The “You Are Not Prepared” spray and player icon is now available for all players

Bug Fixes[edit | edit source]

Heroes
  • The correct hit pip sound will now play whenever one of Ana’s darts impact with a barrier
  • All of Ana’s in-game sounds now have proper occlusion
User Interface
  • Fixed a bug that caused “Attack” and “Defend” indicators to not always display on the hero select screen
  • Fixed a bug that caused the scoreboard (default: Tab) to sometimes display the wrong stats if you switched hero mid-match
  • Fixed a bug in Competitive Play that caused the numbers on the post-match skill rating bar to not increment correctly

Hero Balance Changes[edit | edit source]

PS4 and XB1 exclusive

Symmetra portrait.png Symmetra

  • Turret damage reduced by 30%

Torbjörn portrait.png Torbjörn

  • Turret damage reduced by 30%