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Patch Notes

November 9, 2021

Overwatch Retail Patch Notes - November 9, 2021


Celebrate the release of NEW BLOOD, the new Overwatch comic by Ray Fawkes, with Cassidy’s New Blood Challenge! Through November 23rd, earn limited-time rewards, including the new Sandstorm epic skin, by playing games and watching Overwatch streams on Twitch.

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  • Fixed a bug that allowed console players to enter custom games of PC players that blocked them
  • Fixed a bug that allowed allies to incorrectly target recently respawned allies in certain circumstances


  • Fixed a bug that caused her “no” voice line to display empty subtitles


  • Fixed a bug that made her mace appear transparent on respawn under certain circumstances


  • Fixed a bug that allowed him to use Swift Strike through a certain map geometry on King’s Row


  • Fixed a bug that caused enemies to occasionally not freeze in Blizzard


  • Fixed a bug that caused her “Boo” emote to behave oddly on some props


  • Fixed a bug that caused Hammer sounds instead of Axe sounds while swinging his Axe while using the Draugr skin


  • Fixed a bug that prevented her teleporters from placing properly near the stills on Havana
  • Fixed a bug that sometimes caused her turrets to be instantly destroyed instead of teleported

King's Row

  • Fixed a bug that allowed certain heroes to stand in unintended areas of the payload’s path


  • Fixed a bug that that allowed players to grapple onto unintended spots of the map
Live Patch Notes

These patch notes represent general changes made to the Live version of Overwatch and the balance changes listed affect Quick Play, Competitive Play, Arcade, and Custom Games.