Open Beta 41 Patch Notes | January 10th

Storm the Keep
Open Beta 41 Patch Notes | January 10th

Beta Expectations

General

  • The Legendary and Epic Founder’s Packs are no longer available.
  • Weekly Quests are now available to complete each week.
  • Siege Mode
    • Teams now gain 300 credits for capturing an objective.
    • Teams now no longer gain credits for defending a payload push.
  • Payload Mode
    • Starting credits increased from 400 to 1000.
    • Increased credit spooling in Payload from 1 to 2 credits every 1s.
  • Fixed an issue where Weapon Skin, Emote, and Spray selections would reset to default.
  • Using a Spray will no longer put you in-combat.
  • Deployables and pets now show an outline like players.
  • Added improvements to the display conditions for Player Names and Health Bars.
  • Fixed an issue where players were not getting placed on a mount upon respawn when activating an ability right as the respawn timer ends.
  • Fixed issue with UI elements overlapping at Social Menu.
  • Fixed an issue where the HRX Bundle Poses would sometimes not show the Invitational trophy.
  • Fixed crash condition when spectating on Fernando in first person.
  • Fixed an issue where animations could get stuck (Evie Soar, Getting Pulled, Androxus Ult)
  • Fixed rounding issues when showing current health numbers.

 


SKINS/WEAPONS/EMOTES

  • Ying Genie Collection available in the Genie Chest
    • Heads
      • Genie’s Feather
      • Genie’s Diadem
      • Genie’s Eye
      • Genie’s Turban
    • Body
      • Genie
    • Weapons
      • Genie’s Winged prism
      • Genie’s Cloud Prism
    • MVP Poses
      • 3 Wishes
    • Emote
      • Wish Granted

 


MAPS

  • New Siege Map: Stone Keep
  • Performance optimizations have been made to Jaguar Falls and Serpent beach.
  • New Queue: Test Queue (available at level 15)
    • The Test Queue is a place to feature maps that are unfinished, allowing players to give active feedback on maps that are in progress. The Test Queue is available from the Casual Queue select.
    • Maps available in OB41:
      • Atrium – Siege
      • District – Siege
      • Undercity – Siege

 


ITEMS

  • Cauterize
    • Reduced duration from 2 to 1.5s.
    • Cauterize of different ranks no longer stack on each other. The strongest reduction will be the only reduction applied to a single target.

 


CHAMPIONS – BALANCE/UPDATES/FIXES

  • General
    • Support champions now gain ultimate charge from effective healing done to teammates. Self healing or healing done to teammates that heals for 0 do not provide ultimate charge.

  • Barik
    • General
      • Increased Health from 2900 to 3400.

  • Fernando
    • General
      • Fixed Invitational MVP pose not showing trophy on first view.

  • Grohk
    • Healing Totem
      • Increased healing from 340 to 520 per second.

  • Sha Lin
    • Impaler Arrow
      • Fixed issue with immediately being able to draw another Impaler arrow after initial activation.

  • Skye
    • Wrist Crossbow
      • Increased ammo count from 15 to 20.

  • Tyra
    • General
      • Increased Health from 2200 to 2400.
    • Nade Launcher
      • Changed various text instances of Grenade Launcher to Nade Launcher
    • Cards
      • Salamander Hide
        • Fixed a tooltip error.

  • Viktor
    • General
      • Fixed Invitational MVP pose not showing trophy on first view.

  • Ying
    • General
      • Fixed Convention 2017 skin not showing the correct arm bands in first person view.