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The first post-release balance has been released, change log below.

McCree

Alternate fire - Damage decrease from 70 to 45
Time before reloading decrease from 0.75 seconds to 0.3 seconds

WidowMaker

Alternate fire (Snipe) - Base damage decrease from 15 to 12 (damage multiplier from charging doesn't change)
Headshot damage multiplier increase from x2 to x2.5
Player can only re-enter "sniping mode" after the "exit snipe mode" animation finish
Infra-Sight (Ult) - Ultimate charge cost increased by 10%

Bug Fixes

Improve custom game "High bandwidth Mode" stability
Mercy will no longer charge her ult if her right click target is shooting shield or ice wall
Fix some bugs in Dorado (Should include the Symmetra one)
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Good to see widowmaker still viable
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What have they done to my mccree
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I play Mcree and Widow quite a bit and believe these changes are for the better, especially mcree. Widow will be even worse in the hands of scrubs who can't aim, but a little more balanced in the hands of someone a bit more experienced. We'll see if this change hits mcree enough and if not wouldn't be unhappy or surprised to see a further nerf.
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Player can only re-enter "sniping mode" after the "exit snipe mode" animation finish

hmm
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Quote from jk1d on the 15th of June 2016:
Player can only re-enter "sniping mode" after the "exit snipe mode" animation finish

hmm

This part of the nerf is awful, takes control away from the player... the rest is fine though.
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How's the headshot damage now on widow?
Pls tell me I don't hear dinks at a 60-80% charge anymore to anybody under 250, that's too tilting
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Quote from brokeeN on the 15th of June 2016:
How's the headshot damage now on widow?
Pls tell me I don't hear dinks at a 60-80% charge anymore to anybody under 250, that's too tilting

Headshot damage remains at 300.
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Honestly think the widow change is spot on happy they didn't alter the charge rate that shit woulda made me pull out my hair. Can no longer one hit anybody with a fully charged body shot which is what it should have been from the start.

Question is why no Dva buff ?
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they said they were tweaking mccree/widow first. dva is next.
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Now i can play in peace and not get annoyed by Mcree.
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