Overwatch 2 has been recognized for a number of bugs right here and there, however a bug that forces you to swap groups? That’s going to upset the neighborhood—and sadly, it’s a bug that’s been popping up in January up to now.
Primarily, it doesn’t matter what group you’re on, there’s an opportunity you might be swapped halfway by means of your OW2 battle. You could possibly be dominating the opposite group, and hastily, you’re struggling the identical destiny on the opposite aspect. Put together to be put into your enemy’s sneakers, as you could possibly be on their aspect instantly.
One OW2 participant revealed the glitch. For them, the bug appeared on the worst time potential. “I switched groups mid-game,” the unfortunate gamer shared.
This Ana participant appeared to be placing within the exhausting yards too, alongside their teammates. The match on Lijiang Tower regarded like a one-sided occasion, and clearly an excessive amount of so—the Overwatch gods thrust a number of gamers from one group onto the opposite.
After the bug was shared, one OW2 participant joked: “I do know some individuals would do every part to win the sport however isn’t that going a bit too far?”
The glitch didn’t finish there both; the bug appears to additionally trigger Overwatch 2 lobbies to restart from the start, and generally on a distinct map. “I had a complete sport restart as soon as, it was on the Circuit Royal map and we had been proper close to the top,” the participant reporting that model of the fascinating new bug mentioned within the Jan. 19 thread.
They added that “hastily the sport ends and switches everybody to Rialto.” Whereas Rialto is perhaps an gratifying map for some, most Overwatch avid gamers would reasonably end the sport they had been taking part in initially.
Completely different groups, similar OW2 bugs
Whereas this bug is perhaps new to some avid gamers, an analogous glitch has reportedly been round for a number of months.
The unique problem was regarded as fastened since there weren’t any studies of group switching. Nevertheless, the bug stays. The distinction between these Overwatch bugs is what number of gamers are literally shuffled from roster to roster. This specific glitch, reported again in November, switched the whole group from one aspect to the opposite.
“All gamers bought swapped to the other group in the course of a QP match on Route 66,” the OW2 gamer mentioned. Within the historic clip, one unfortunate tank participant was handed a sport misplaced after the change occurred proper on the finish of the foyer.
Because it seems, gamers have been reporting this taking place “again in OW1 as effectively.” It’s been rearing its ugly head for a while, so hopefully, Blizzard takes discover quickly.