110 - Omnic Lab: Going Deep Mercy with Vale
In the Lab today we have a special guest, VALE to help us out on our Going Deep show on Mercy! He is a top 500 and GM regular Mercy player and support main! We also want to cover a few adjustments we saw right after last week’s show to the PTR! You can follow & subscribe to Vale at https://www.twitch.tv/vale
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Going Deep Mercy Discussion
What role does Mercy fill or what is his job in a game?
Basically, what is the core to the hero for Bronze to Gold (players of all SR are struggling with this, not just sub plat) to grasp for improvement
Can we chat about positioning and how to use your position/presence and movement to maximize damage and pressure?
Utilizing Cover, Who to prioritize keeping up, how can you survive flankers?
Let’s talk about using Guardian Angel & Resurrect effective use.
Verticality, Escaping, Dodging, Floating, Cancelling
When to Rez, where to Rez, how to shot-call to Rez more safely
How to do we get the most out of weaving primary and secondary beam usage?
Caduceus Blaster, how the devil do I know when it’s okay to go Battle Mercy?
Proper timing for Valkyrie breakdown
When to use, where to be, who to prioritize
Building Ult tips
Comboing with teammates
How Map Dependent is Mercy?
Now let’s work on proper engagement and disengages.
Now let’s talk synergies and match-ups. What heroes do you need to be careful of for being countered and others that you really think are great/necessary for your comp.
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