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Overwatch: Blizzard says support characters aren't getting shafted in competitive

Overwatch: Blizzard says support characters aren't getting shafted in competitive

Joey Davidson

There’s been this ongoing theory for a while now that support characters don’t receive nearly as much SR (the points that slide you up and down the ranked scale in Overwatch‘s competitive mode) as the other classes. A Mercy, according to these folks, doesn’t gain SR as fast as a Reinhardt or Soldier 76. This has all been anecdotal since players are unable to genuinely gather data on a...