Overwatch PTR Patch Notes – February 7, 2020

Overwatch PTR Patch Notes – February 7, 2020

A new Overwatch patch is in development and now available for testing! To share your feedback or report any issues, please post in the PTR Feedback or PTR Bug Report forums.

Please note that the below patch notes only include changes currently available for testing on the PTR. While many of these changes may also be available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in a future patch, the PTR is PC-only and only reflects changes coming specifically to that platform.




  • Fixed a bug that that caused Reinhardt not to deal pin damage from his Charge against Bastion


  • Fixed an issue that caused Sombra's EMP to remove Sigma's and Brigitte's shields without reducing the shield's health to 0

Custom Game

  • Fixed a bug where most Hero settings were not being applied
  • Fixed a bug where error text was sometimes not showing up when pasting invalid settings


  • Fixed a bug where a variable change might not happen correctly if the variable was ever chased
  • Fixed a bug where setting or modifying a player variable on multiple players at a time was not working
  • Fixed a bug where Inspector did not correctly record the setting or modifying of a variable at a particular array index
  • Fixed a bug where Inspector incorrectly recorded the change of a For Player Variable loop’s control variable as a global variable
  • Fixed a bug where referencing a chased variable in the Destination of the action that was chasing it yielded incorrect results
  • Fixed a bug where the user was not notified of a server load issue if a script had an infinite loop immediately upon game startup
  • Fixed a bug where taking an inner If block at the end of an outer If block would cause the corresponding outer Else block to execute
  • Fixed a bug where editing the type of an action might not correctly update indention
  • Fixed a bug where moving a rule might cause incorrect action indention
  • Fixed a bug where uninitialized variables would sometimes be considered equivalent to True