We’ll have to reinstall Overwatch when the next major update drops

We'll have to reinstall Overwatch when the next major update drops screenshot

Blizzard has formally given Overwatch avid gamers a heads-up caution that when the next large patch rolls out, they will want to reinstall the sport. In the age of bandwidth caps, it is an annoyance, to ensure.

“The next major patch will have some beautiful elementary adjustments to the sport consumer,” a Blizzard rep famous. “The selection of back-end adjustments we are putting in place is considerable sufficient that we will’t simply patch over the present content material successfully. As a consequence, when the next patch comes out, the consumer will totally reinstall itself to take care of those adjustments. We know that this is not preferrred for other folks on metered connections, so confidently this announcement is helping you get ready for this coming update.”

Some enthusiasts are working wild with hypothesis ^(https://us.forums.blizzard.com/en/overwatch/t/the-new-patch-logical-conclusions/246206) about what the update may entail, however others are merely hoping for long-awaited optimization and function enhancements ^(https://www.reddit.com/r/Competitiveoverwatch/comments/8wysix/we_need_an_optimization_patch_please_blizzard/). I am in the latter staff.

The actual timing on the patch is unknown, however it most definitely is not too a ways off. The newest Overwatch hero, Ashe, simply joined the PTR ^(http://www.appmarsh.com/ashe-is-now-on-the-overwatch-ptr-and-her-sidekick-bob-can-be-nano-boosted-530059.phtml) for a spherical of playtesting at the starting of the week.

The next major patch would require a complete reinstall ^(https://us.forums.blizzard.com/en/overwatch/t/the-next-major-patch-will-require-a-full-reinstall/245979) [Blizzard Forums]

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