Patch Notes

Overwatch Update 2.42 Released, Read What’s New and Fixed


Overwatch update 2.42 is now available for download. The new Overwatch version 2.42 comes with gameplay changes and heroes balancing. Additionally, the Overwatch 2.42 update also includes stability and performance improvements.

Recently, an update was released with fixes and a new Pink Merch skin. According to Blizzard Entertainment, they donated 100% of the proceeds to the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. The update also added changes and improvements to Heroes. Check out preview changelog below.

  • Fixed a bug that prevented Brigitte’s Repair Pack from reaching an ally if she was stunned while it was in flight.
  • Addressed an issue that prevented Genji’s melee attack from making sound effects.
  • Fixed an issue that prevented Genji’s golden weapon variant from displaying its golden sheen when some skins were equipped.
  • A bug that allowed Junkrat’s RIP-TIRE to be immune to the freeze effects of Mei’s Endothermic Blaster is now fixed.

Unfortunately, the official changelog is not available yet. We’ll update this article with more details as soon as Overwatch 2.42 changelog goes live.


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