Overwatch 2 December 15 Patch Balances Seven Heroes; Ramattra Buffed

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Overwatch 2 has been getting quite a lot of support from the developer. Recently, the Winter Wonderland event went live, and now a new update has brought some much-needed balancing changes. Of course, not everyone is going to be happy about this, like Doomfist mains.

The December 15 patch only features balancing changes specific to seven heroes. Ramattra received a significant buff as her armor bonus in Nemesis Form increased from 150 to 225. Her movement speed also saw an increase of 20%. On top of that, her cooldown of Void Barrier (Omnic Form) was reduced from 15 to 13 seconds.

Kiriko received a small nerf as her Protection Suzu’s Invulnerability duration is reduced to 0.85 seconds. Other changes are noted below, including the nerfs for Doomfist that affected three parts of his kit.

Rocket Punch
  • Cooldown increased from 3 to 4 seconds
Power Block
  • Minimum damage mitigated required to empower Rocket Punch increased from 80 to 100 damage
The Best Defense...
  • Temporary health gained per target hit with abilities decreased from 40 to 35 health
Terra Surge
  • Now pierces through barriers upon impact
Augmented Fusion Driver
  • Damage falloff range increased from 15 to 25 meters
Nemesis Form
  • Movement speed increased by 20%
  • Armor bonus increased from 150 to 225
Void Barrier (Omnic Form)
  • Cooldown reduced from 15 to 13 seconds
  • Primary fire spread increased by 28%
Disruptor Shot
  • No longer slows enemy movement
Power Slide
  • Cooldown increased from 6 to 7 seconds
Pulse Pistols
  • Damage reduced from 6 to 5.5
Biotic Rifle
  • Damage and Healing increased from 70 to 75
Biotic Grenade
  • Effect duration increased from 3 to 4 seconds
Protection Suzu
  • Invulnerability duration reduced from 1 to 0.85 seconds

You can visit the official website for more information about this patch and previous ones.

So, what do you think? Are you interested in any of these changes? Have you been playing Overwatch 2 recently? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

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