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March 29, 2022 Patch
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Version number 12.1
Previous patch March 01, 2022 Patch
Next patch March 30, 2022 Patch

The March 29, 2022 Patch is a major patch.

New content[]

Balance changes[]

  • Removed the Turbocharger.svg Turbo Charger from Purple Tier weapons - Players have to get their Ratings up to Gold Tier in order to get it.
G7 Scout Icon.svg G7 Scout
  • Double Tap Trigger.svg Double Tap burst fire delay reduced from 0.475 to 0.375.
  • Double Tap Trigger.svg Double Tap recoil improvements.
  • Ammo reserves increased from 120 to 140.
Hop Up Slot.svg Hop-ups

Quality of life[]

  • Added Stat Tracker Icon.svg tracker for "Battle Royale Wins".

Bug fixes[]

  • Fixed issue where players would not be able to see or select spawn points on the Spawn Menu after dying while stimmed as Octane.
  • Several crash fixes to help with mode stability.
  • Fixed a UI bug where Mythic ammo icon appears on non-crate weapons when auto-reloaded.
  • Fix for ammo disappearing from Rampart's mobile Mobile Minigun -Sheila-.svg Sheila when firing.
Gibraltar Gibraltar
Crypto Crypto
  • Fix for bug when Crypto's animation would glitch after using a finisher while in death protection.
  • Fix for cases where Crypto can throw out multiple Surveillance Drone.svg drones.
  • Fixed bug where damaging MRVN would count towards upgrading your Evo Shield.svg Evo Shield.
Pathfinder Pathfinder
  • Fix for cases where Pathfinder is able to Grappling Hook.svg grapple enemies indefinitely.
Wraith Wraith
  • Fix for cases where players are able to reset Wraith's Into the Void.svg Tactical cooldown by ending her phasing while entering an Ash's Phase Breach.svg Portal.
Bloodhound Bloodhound
  • Fix for visual inconsistencies in Bloodhound's System Override Collection Event Cyber Hunt skin.
Wattson Wattson
Arenas Icon.svg Arenas
  • Fix for a bug where music could cut off at the start of a match in Habitat.
  • Fix for visual bug where Legend abilities would stay onscreen during a match.
Storm Point
  • Fix for cases where players can be launched by Gravity Cannon while below it.
  • Fixed frame jitter that could appear while spectating a match.
  • Fixed issue where Choke Active Icon.svg Precision Choke was disabled by default on Golden Triple Take.
  • Fixed issue where players could leave at the start of a match without being penalized.
  • Fixed hack where players were able to duel-wield weapons.
  • Fixed bug where players were unable to perform Ash's skydive emote.
  • Fixed bug where the Leaver Penalty warning would always show two minutes regardless of how many times you've disconnected.
  • Various fixes to charging systems in weapons to work more consistently and by design.
  • Fix for cases where players could remove bullet spread when using ziplines.
  • Fix for visual inconsistencies in reactive weapons after activating.

Undocumented changes[]

  • Mistakenly reduced Rampart's Mobile Minigun -Sheila-.svg Mobile Minigun "Sheila" spin-up time from 1.75 to 1.25 seconds. This was reverted in the March 30, 2022 Patch.
  • All of the Battle Royale-related Stat Tracker Icon.svg Stat Trackers have been changed, rather than "adding" a Battle Royale Wins one:
    • "Kills", "Wins", and "Damage Done" trackers now have a "BR" prefix before them.
    • The "Season X" prefix in seasonal trackers got replaced by the symbol of that Season.
    • Some trackers have errors (e.g. "Season 4 BP Wins", trackers with missing "BR" prefix). Fixed in the April 11, 2022 Patch.
  • Cosmetics are now ordered as follows:
  • Due to The Williams Sendoff, the Firing Range has been updated to host three different challenges involving the G7 Scout, Bocek Compound Bow, and P2020.
  • Wattson's Perimeter Security.svg fences and Pathfinder's Zipline Gun.svg ziplines may not be able to be placed on certain areas of Storm Point due to a bug. Fixed in the April 11, 2022 Patch.
  • Ash's Ugh… she's going to gloat about this all day. Kill Quip Icon.svg Kill Quip has been changed to She's going to gloat about this all day..
  • Time left before a map changes is now positioned in the top right corner of the selected game mode, rather than the bottom right corner.
  • Unlocked more dive trails colors for Battle Royale. Previously, these dive trail colors were only available in game modes such as Shadowfall.