SerMillicent on 14. Jun. 2016.
Does anyone feel that Zenyatta will see more opportunity in competitive
play? Since Widowmakers were his greatest threat, Zenyatta can feel safer
about showing his ankles from around corner and still dish out orbs
(although most pro-Widowmakers will aim for the 300-damage headshots
anyway). As for his kit, his Orb of Discord might see some use since one of
the game's biggest tank-destroyers has received a significant nerf.
However, I am sure a coordinated team would put him under focus-fire due to
his vulnerability, making him hard to kill even against a pro team.
That being said, I do feel a buff is in need, Zenyatta is simply not strong
enough compared to other healers (even Soldier has a curve on him
[40/second in AoE vs 30/second]). And, unlike his 200 HP counterparts,
Zenyatta's 150 health can still feel weak even with the Widowmaker nerfs
(one headshot at close range from mcCree mb1 is instant Death [even
disregarding damage from Stun Grenade]). Although Zenyatta's