Overwatch 2 beta Patch Notes : 6 Heroes Update, Bugfixes

You can find the full Overwatch 2 beta patch notes for it below which encompass balance adjustments as well as bugfixes.

Overwatch 2 beta Patch Notes : 6 Heroes Update, Bugfixes

Overwatch 2 beta Patch Notes : Bugfixes


  • Fixed a crash affecting some Xbox consoles
  • Fixed a crash affecting players launching the “Portuguese (Brazil)” language on PS5


  • Rio de Janeiro
    • Fixed bug that affected spawn doors


  • Soldier 76
    • Fixed an issue that caused Sprint to give 40% movement speed instead of 50%
  • Genji
    • Fixed an issue where Dragon Blade could sometimes get stuck as active after the duration ended
  • Junker Queen
    • Fixed an issue that caused wounds to apply to invalid targets (Barriers/Ice Wall/Turrets/etc.)
    • Fixed an issue that caused her ability icons to not appear in the kill feed
    • Fixed an issue where Carnage also applied a Jagged Blade wound effect

Overwatch 2 beta Patch Notes : Update 6 Heroes


Power Block

  • Minimum damage mitigated required to empower Rocket Punch reduced from 100 to 90 damage
  • Movement speed penalty while blocking reduced from 50 to 35%

Rocket Punch

  • Now deals damage to all enemies knocked back instead of only the first target impacted

Junker Queen

Commanding Shout

  • Radius reduced from 20 to 15 meters
  • Allied bonus health now decays over its duration
  • Maximum duration increased from 4 to 5 seconds


  • Radius reduced from 6 to 5 meters



  • Now disables critical damage

Javelin Spin

  • Bonus movement speed increased from 40 to 50%



  • Fire rate reduced from 15 to 14 shots per second

Railgun Alt Fire

  • Projectile radius now scales with energy level from 0 up to the previous 0.1 meters
  • The higher the energy level, the bigger the projectile radius


Photon Projector Alt Fire

  • Charge time reduced from 1.2 seconds to 1 second
  • Projectile radius increased from 0.4 to 0.5 meters


  • Cooldown reduced from 16 to 12 seconds


  • Shield health reduced from 175 to 150 (225 to 200 total max HP)

Overwatch 2 wiki :

Developer(s) Blizzard Entertainment
Publisher(s) Blizzard Entertainment
  • Microsoft Windows
  • PlayStation 4
  • PlayStation 5
  • Xbox One
  • Xbox Series X/S
  • Nintendo Switch
Release October 4, 2022 (early access)
Genre(s) First-person shooter
Mode(s) Multiplayer