Easier reading this go around; the first patch of Rated queue is looking fairly stable thus far, so we’ve opted to keep our balance changes light in order to let the meta evolve naturally.
Invest in Guardian stocks, as the weapon is beginning to find itself! These updates should help the weapon better carve its own gameplay niche as a heavy-hitting and affordable precision rifle. Also, Spike Rush lovers continue to get spoiled with yet another new orb.
The recently added Surrender option gets a dedicated button to help cast your vote. And the vote threshold is changing for Unrated—surrender votes will pass up to 1 no vote from voting participants, whereas Competitive will still require a unanimous Yes to surrender.
You can also surrender sooner now, for when it feels like your opponent has a 141 2/3% chance of winning.