Ubisoft is testing out a model of Rainbow Six Siege attacker Zofia that has been stripped of her controversial Stand up to means, which permits Zofia to face up with 5% of her well being after being downed. The change comes sizzling on the heels of an EU League Finals match by which MnM Gaming’s Yuzus pulled off a 1v2 win utilizing the power.
Within the Y5S4.3 Designer’s Notes revealed at this time, Ubisoft runs by some balancing adjustments that might be arriving with the multiplayer game’s 4.3 patch. In Platinum ranks and above, Zofia seems in round 70% of matches – the second hottest, amongst attackers – and whereas her Stand up to means isn’t normally a think about figuring out the end result of video games, conditions the place it does show the deciding issue are usually derided as being unfair.
So after three years or so of the power taking flak from prime gamers, Stand up to seems prefer it’s lastly getting the axe. It’s been faraway from Zofia’s means set on the check server, alongside along with her resistance to concussion results. Ubisoft has additionally lowered the explosive vary of her influence grenade, from three metres down to 2.
Right here’s Yuzus’ clutch play from January 16:
— Rainbow6CL (@Rainbow6_CL) January 16, 2021
And whereas Ubisoft didn’t point out the match within the Designer’s Notes, Yuzus was comfortable to take credit score for the change:
You’re welcome ? pic.twitter.com/IFGtEFvH8B
— Yuzus (@Yuzus_) January 25, 2021
The Road to SI event has kicked off in Siege now, so you possibly can return to the Stadium to compete for rewards in a brand new battle cross. The event itself will run February 9-21, with the finals set to be held in Paris.