Overwatch 2 update makes adjustments to Doomfist, Sojourn, Ana, and more

Blizzard has pushed a tuning update live for Overwatch 2 that makes balance adjustments to several characters.

To start with, Doomfist and Soujourn have both been nerfed. Doomfist’s Rocket Punch cooldown has been increased and temporary health gained decreased, while Sojourn’s primary fire spread has been increased along with the cooldown timer of Power Slide.

Other changes include a damage and healing increase for Ana’s Biotic Rifle and a reduction in the damage of Tracer’s pistols. Check out the full list of changes below:


  • Rocket Punch
    • Cooldown increased from 3 to 4 seconds
  • Power Block
    • Minimum damage mitigated required to empower Rocket Punch increased from 80 to 100 damage
  • ‘The Best Defense…’
    • Temporary health gained per target hit with abilities decreased from 40 to 35 health


  • Terra Surge
    • Now pierces through barriers upon impact
  • Augmented Fusion Driver
    • Damage falloff range increased from 15 to 25 meters


  • Nemesis Form
    • Movement speed increased by 20%
    • Armor bonus increased from 150 to 225
  • Void Barrier (Omnic Form)
    • Cooldown reduced from 15 to 13 seconds


  • Railgun
    • Primary fire spread increased by 28%
  • Disruptor Shot
    • No longer slows enemy movement
  • Power Slide
    • Cooldown increased from 6 to 7 seconds


  • Pulse Pistols
    • Damage reduced from 6 to 5.5


  • Biotic Rifle
    • Damage and Healing increased from 70 to 75
  • Biotic Grenade
    • Effect duration increased from 3 to 4 seconds


  • Protection Suzu
    • Invulnerability duration reduced from 1 to 0.85 seconds

Overwatch 2 is available now on PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC.

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