20 - Omnic Lab: Self Improvements
*No new patch this week for Live servers: NOT ready yet
*DDOS this week on Overwatch AND Legion launch for WoW.
PTR Patch Notes:
*Adjustments to the formulas that are used to calculate Skill Rating, ensure fair matches, and accurately place players in the appropriate tier
Special Thanks: Scientist Level Patrons!
*Eric S & Brian K. thanks again for your generous pledges for the Scientist Level of support, when your payment clears we’ll get started on your perks!
*Also thanks to our brand new Patrons this week: Matt M. & Boombat!!
*Improving your Hit-Scan aim:
>Create a Custom Game--Set to Skirmish--Select the map--Add 6 Ana bots--Set to head-shots only (Alternatively, set damage multiplier to 150%)
*15-30 minutes of practice to build up muscle memory!
>For: Hanzo, McCree, Widow, Soldier, Tracer,
>Also for: Mei (alternate fire), Zenyatta, Genji
*Recording and watching your games: Use tools like OBS or shadowplay (if Nvidia graphics card), even the new blizzard streaming can work.
*Record one of your sessions & Review yourself - Watch out for: over-committing, tunnel vision, missed audio queues, ignoring teammates, out of sync ultimates and so on.
*Submit for review! Competitive Overwatch and Overwatch University reddits.
*Watch some tournaments: Overwatch Open, ESL Atlantic Showdown, Alienware Monthly Melee
*EMAILS: Thanks to Jonas S. and Shelby L. for the great email topics for the show this week!
*ITUNES: Also thanks to other iTunes reviews from: TheRealBoombat (AUS), Travis Houston Texas, & Joey Camaro!
Content Creators’ Shoutouts: Overwatch Central: Eichenwald Map Hidden Spots:
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