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New Overwatch 2 bug could mean Torbjörn being removed again

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Torbjörn would possibly get benched again very quickly (pic: Blizzard)

Damage hero Torbjörn could be on his method out from Overwatch 2 again, as Blizzard reveal the newest participant numbers.

All video games are likely to face a couple of bugs and glitches within the first weeks after launch, however Overwatch 2 appears to have had a specific drawback with them.

The sport was additionally affected by two DDoS attacks at launch, which made issues even worse for gamers, who needed to queue for hours till getting right into a match. 

On prime of that, characters Torbjörn and Bastion needed to be disabled due to bugs of their means kits, which abruptly made them overpowered.

Damage hero Mei followed shortly after, for comparable causes, as an exploit in her talents allowed gamers to get an unfair benefit.  

Now, yet one more bug has hit the sport, which could lead to Torbjörn being kicked out from the Overwatch 2 roster as soon as again, a minimum of till it will get fastened. 

This time it impacts the turret he deploys, which is already fairly highly effective because it routinely tracks and assaults enemies, dealing 4 rounds per second. 

After getting killed by an enemy squad’s Torbjörn, a Reddit person found the exploit in his turret means, as he noticed the turret was someway positioned beneath the map. 

This led to the enemy squad’s participant not solely ambushing others, as he remained hidden, but additionally making the turret indestructible. 

Some gamers prompt that the builders ought to delete Torbjörn’s turret to unravel the issue, which might mean a drastic change to the hero’s talents. 

Other gamers identified that the glitches could be associated to the map and never essentially have something to do with Torbjörn himself.

Seeing that the glitch that affected Mei’s Ice Wall means additionally allowed gamers to teleport contained in the partitions of a constructing, the issue could point out an error within the sport’s maps.  

For the time being, Mei will stay disabled till the sport’s subsequent patch replace, which is about to go reside on Tuesday, November 15. 

However, if builders resolve to take away Torbjörn from Overwatch 2’s roster, he may not return till a later replace in December. 

As there are 35 (soon to be 36) playable characters in Overwatch 2, you received’t be left in need of selection… until you primary the Swedish weapons designer. 

So far, it looks like bugs and glitches haven’t postpone gamers, as over 35 million folks performed the sport in its first month, based on Activision – together with many who had been new to Overwatch.  

Still, the sport’s battle move and monetisation system could pose an issue sooner or later, as gamers haven’t shied away from labelling these elements of the brand new free-to-play mannequin as being exploitative. 

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