‘Overwatch’ 2.17 Patch Notes: Update fixes various bugs on PS4 and Xbox One

‘Overwatch’ 2.17 Patch Notes: Update fixes various bugs on PS4 and Xbox One
D.Va in ‘Overwatch’
Source: Blizzard Entertainment
D.Va in ‘Overwatch’
Source: Blizzard Entertainment

A brand new patch just hit the PS4 and Xbox One versions of Overwatch — version 2.17 — but don’t expect the new deathmatch modes just yet. The new update is simply a minor bug fixer.

The full patch notes are embedded below.

Overwatch 2.17 update patch notes

USER INTERFACE
General
• Added a “Show Network Stats” option (found under Options > Video), allowing players to see real time statistics for Network Ping, Network Round Trip Time, and Network Interpolation Delay

BUG FIXES
Heroes
• Fixed an issue that could cause Reinhardt’s Charge to push characters through walls
• Fixed a bug that allowed Sombra to reach unintended locations on Anubis
• Fixed a bug that prevented the area-of-effect circle for Doomfist’s Meteor Strike from being visible to all players

Arcade
• Fixed a bug that prevented players from grouping up in competitive Lúcioball

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