Overwatch game director talks Ana, Zenyatta & D.Va buff, more

By Sherif Saed, Thursday, 21 July 2016 10:51 GMT

Overwatch game director Jeff Kaplan explores some of the recent balance changes to the game.


Overwatch has recently received a big chunk of changes across different characters. The recent patch also added Ana, the game’s first post-launch hero.

In the video below, game director Jeff Kaplan goes over all the key tweaks, including D.Va’s and Zenyatta buff, nerfs to Mercy’s resurrection ability, as well as some of the adjustments being considered for McCree.

Kaplan also talks a bit about the intent behind designing Ana, and the unique ranged-support role she fills. Finally, the director explains the controversial decision to add hero limits to Competitive Play.

Watch it below:

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