Sweet, Symmetra has undergone some major changes that have made her more user friendly in a way in Overwatch. Jeff Kaplan, guy in video, mentioned a few major flaws in the character and how they are trying to improve them.
It seems like there could also be more updates to Symmetra, since they are going to be monitoring Symmetra’s stats and taking feedback from players. Symmetra received a new Ultimate ability in the redesign.
Game director Jeff Kaplan discusses Symmetra’s redesign, detailing the adjustments and improvements that are currently being tested, along with an overview of her brand new Ultimate ability. He also comments on the release time line for Oasis, Overwatch’s new Control Map, and teases an upcoming feature.
00:20 – Big changes to Symmetra
01:33 – Symmetra Redesign: Quality of Life
02:04 – Symmetra Redesign: Ultimate Ability changes
04:30 – Symmetra Redesign: Photon Barrier (NEW Ability)
06:02 – Symmetra Redesign: Sentry Turret changes
07:24 – Symmetra Redesign: Primary fire & secondary fire changes
08:03 – PTR feedback request
09:26 – Oasis (NEW Map)
10:31 – “Stay With Group” (NEW Social Feature)
11:36 – Jeff thanks the community