88 - Omnic Lab: Strat Brewing: Reading a Battle
In the Lab this week we’re kicking off a new series called “Strat Brewing” where Andres and Rob break down key strategies that come up throughout the year for when guests aren’t on the show! Additionally this week’s topic is going to be called Reading a Battle!
- NYXL vs SEOUL Discussion 00:10:17
- STRAT BREWING - Reading the battle 00:20:38
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Strat Brewing: Reading Battles
Chevrons above player heads
Hitting Tab//Checking Ultimates
Reacting to different moments in battles:
Approaching the battle.
Losing a player before the fight.
Losing a player as the fight starts.
Losing players during the fight.
High risk, high reward plays.
After the battle has been won (Def and Attack)
Blue Posts & News:
Blizzard World Map now in Quickplay and Arcade. Will not come to Competitive play until Season 9.
Developer Update (Community Topics)
Toxicity update around 17% more actions and 20% more reports
Actioning some players through being proactive through looking through toxic behaviors on youtube and like platforms before reports are filed in some cases.
Mercy & Junkrat changes still slated for next patch
If Mercy is too far on the roster she will be brought back up
Hanzo, Mei, Symmetra named as plans to look into the heroes
Sombra & Doomfist are looking at minor tweaks
In-Depth Explanation of the Movement Update from Geoff Goodman
- Update to the known bugs page
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