Upcoming Support Class Balance Changes: A Broad Approach

In the light of the recent events regarding changes to Reinhardt and Torbjorn – alongside the reveal of Wrecking Ball and Summer Games’ release date – the Overwatch community is now set to an insight of balance changes towards all support heroes. As to a recent update in the Overwatch forums, game developer Geoff Goodman uploaded, in July 18, patch notes involving a wide range of both buffs and nerfs hitting the support class.

The purpose of such is the levelling of all supports to an equal liabilities at the game; towards a more broadly viable choice for picking all our beloved healers. For an idea of the development team’s perspective on these changes, click here.