Give us again our boy
Bastion is a reasonably polarizing hero amongst Overwatch followers relating to gameplay, however I don’t assume anybody can deny that he’s one of the vital cute little robots we’ve ever seen. It was thrilling to get to see his rework with Overwatch 2, however followers have been remiss to see that Bastion, together with the engineer hero Torbjorn, had been taken off of the roster of playable characters for the forseeable future. No want to fret, although — they have been solely disabled briefly whereas Blizzard makes some tweaks to the heroes. This makes good sense, contemplating Bastion and Torb are two of the characters which were reworked probably the most because the first recreation’s launch all the way in which again in 2016, together with others like Mercy, Hanzo, and D.va.
After a number of weeks of questioning once we would possibly see the anticipated return of those heroes, Blizzard has lastly introduced that Bastion and Torbjorn shall be returned to their rightful place on the roster subsequent week on October 25. The Junkertown map will even be added again into the rotation, which was eliminated after a participant discovered a bug that made the enemy crew lag through a bug that causes “graphical efficiency points.” I don’t know the way individuals even assume to do that stuff within the first place, however fortunately the problem shall be resolved quickly, and no different maps have been affected. The complete recreation is predicted to get huge balancing adjustments for Season Two, which gained’t hit till December.
— Smith (@KyleMrSmith1) October 17, 2022
For the reason that restoration of the lacking heroes and map are nonetheless a number of days away, we are able to at the very least kill time with all the memes about Bastion’s disappearance, which vary from lacking individuals posters to a tune that somebody wrote begging him to return dwelling. Not less than when whereas we’re coping with balancing points within the first few months of Overwatch 2‘s launch, we’ll have the sport’s subreddit and a few hilariously inventive avid gamers to maintain us entertained.