In a standing replace on the sport final night time, Blizzard went point-by-point by the important thing issues that Overwatch 2 is combating throughout its debut. Not solely has the studio nixed the preliminary requirement to make use of telephones to entry the sport, however Blizzard’s additionally “quadrupled capacity” on servers to scale back queues, made progress on permitting for account merges, and finessed the matchmaking system to maintain gamers flowing by it extra easily.
One space that Blizzard didn’t handle, nonetheless, is the closely criticized enterprise mannequin that favors extreme grinds to entry desired characters and all of their unlocks. One gamer estimated that for the most recent character, Kiriko, gamers must both fork up a bit of dough or spend 5 years incomes the entire cash required.
But hey, wouldn’t you do something for this cute face: