Overwatch 2.62 Patch Notes for PS4, PC and Xbox One
Overwatch update 2.62 released on PS4 and Xbox One. According to the official Overwatch 2.62 patch notes, the new update adds the new Seasonal Event: Overwatch Archives 2019 — Storm Rising. Apart from this, Overwatch version 2.62 also resolves issues related to matchmaking, framerate drop, game crashing, stuttering/lag, client bugs, and UI bugs.
Previously, abig update was released with a new hero Baptiste (Support) and a long list of bug fixes. Unfortunately, since the last update, many players were experiencing a number of issues when trying to play the game online. Today’s Overwatch patch 2.62 is expected to fix all these issues.
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Overwatch Update 2.62 patch notes
New Seasonal Event: Overwatch Archives 2019 — Storm Rising
Experience a decisive moment in Overwatch’s history during the Overwatch Archives event! Get ready to travel back in time and visit beautiful Havana, Cuba where Overwatch agents are hot on the trail of the notorious businessman and Talon associate Maximilien. Team up with your friends to capture and interrogate Maximilien—whose knowledge could shape the future of Overwatch. Relive the action of previous Archives events, where you’ll fight off hordes of Talon agents while escaping Rialto and stop an Omnic insurrection in King’s Row. You’ll earn Archives Loot Boxes as you play, unlocking cosmetics from Overwatch’s past, including Legendary skins like Deadlock McCree, Scientist Moira, Talon Baptiste, Socialite Ashe, and many more!
Projectile speed increased from 20 to 25
Grenades now bounce less but explode sooner
Can now be used in air
Time to exit Shadow Step reduced from 1.0 second to 0.5 of a second
Reaper is now invisible for the entire time it takes to exit shadow step
Railings and other breakable objects no longer block teleporting
Disabled by Zarya’s Graviton Surge and Junkrat’s Steel Trap
Railings and other breakable objects no longer block teleporter placement and teleporting
USER INTERFACE UPDATES
You can now set your Victory Pose choice to random
There is now an option to set your profile so only your current group can view it
BUG FIXES in Overwatch 2.62
Fixed a bug that caused the player’s view to become jittery while standing on certain objects
Fixed an issue where the camera would be offset slightly when changing rapidly into third person view
Overwatch 2.62 fixed an issue where players were able to shoot through unintended small gaps on the Ilios, Nepal, and Temple of Anubis maps
Fixed a bug where your view would become level with the horizon after using Symmetra’s Teleporter
Fixed an issue with the steam not rising correctly from Ana’s cup in the Tea Time emote
Overwatch update 2.62 fixed a bug where Ana didn’t receive audio or visual cues when a hero she boosted landed a shot
Fixed a bug where the Orb of Discord sound effect would play when Bob was affected by Zenyatta’s Orb of Discord
Overwatch patch 2.62 fixed an issue where Bob wouldn’t consistently stop and damage large objects deployed by heroes, like Junkrat’s RIP-Tire or Orisa’s Supercharger, if he encountered them while running
Fixed a bug where Immortality Field wasn’t immediately destroyed when it is hit by the payload
Fixed a bug where Bastion would take damage while in Sentry Mode if it was hit into a wall by Doomfist’s Rocket Punch
Fixed a bug where enemies would not collide with walls while being knocked back by Rocket Punch
Overwatch 2.62 fixed a bug where Seismic Slam wouldn’t break objects that should break
Fixed an issue where Rocket Punch would knock back Orisa even if she was using Fortify
Fixed a bug where Mei could not be healed by other heroes while using Cryo-Freeze
Overwatch 2.62 fixed a bug where Mercy didn’t receive audio or visual cues when a hero she boosted landed a shot
Fixed a bug where Mercy didn’t receive defensive assist credit from healing beams when using Valkyrie
Fixed a bug where Orisa would take damage while using Fortify if she was hit into a wall by Doomfist’s Rocket Punch
Fixed a bug where Reinhardt was unable to raise his shield properly while looking upwards if he had opened his shield while looking downwards
Overwatch version 2.62 fixed a bug where his Heroic victory pose didn’t loop properly
Fixed a bug where Symmetra would gain ultimate charge when her Sentry Turrets were attacking objects deployed by other heroes (Wrecking Ball’s Minefield, Torbjörn’s Deploy Turret, etc.)
Overwatch 2.62 fixed a bug where Torbjörn would gain ultimate charge when his Deploy Turret was attacking objects deployed by other heroes (Wrecking Ball’s Minefield, Symmetra’s Sentry Turrets, etc.)
Fixed a bug where Widowmaker’s rifle goes into her head and shoulders while walking and aiming her scope, when wearing the Biathalon skin
Fixed a bug where dying did not cancel Infra-Sight
Overwatch update 2.62 fixed a bug where flying heroes could get stuck on trees and wall climbing heroes could get stuck on birds’ nests
Fixed a bug where flying heroes could get stuck on trees
Fixed a bug on the Sanctuary map where heroes would bounce when standing on the edge of the first capture point
Fixed a bug where Reaper could Shadow Step to unintended places
Overwatch version 2.62 fixed a bug where the spectator camera started at the incorrect position
Horizon Lunar Colony
Fixed a bug where players could get stuck on top of a worktable
Overwatch 2.62 fixed a bug where Junkrat’s RIP-Tire could get stuck in the grates on the ground in King’s Row
Fixed a bug on the University map where a hero that touches the enemy team’s spawn room doors will take significant damage
Overwatch update 2.62 fixed a bug where D.Va would get stuck behind a desk when using Call Mech
Fixed a bug where ivy on walls was preventing certain abilities from impacting enemies, like Winston’s Tesla Cannon and Doomfist’s Meteor Strike
Fixed a bug where players killed on a specific bridge would fall through the bridge
Fixed an issue where players could become stuck between a dolly, the wall, and a counter
Fixed a bug where Wrecking Ball would get stuck on ventilation ducts
Added fixes for some crashing issues with Overwatch patch 2.62.
Added fixes for stuttering and lag issues.
Added matchmaking improvements.
Overwatch version 2.62 stability improvements.
Added various UI fixes.
Other minor under the hood improvements added with Overwatch version 2.62.
Overwatch update 2.62 is now available on PS4 and Xbox One.
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