PTR

  • Overwatch

    Overwatch PTR Getting Massive Background Download

    The beauty of video game technology is that it is many-fold. From the way we can play incredibly advanced games, to the looks of those games, to even how developers fix the game, it’s a cool thing. For many, the fact that companies can post updates and changes to...
  • Heroes of the Storm Recent PTR Patch Notes

    The upcoming patch for the famous Blizzard MOBA known as Heroes of the Storm has popped up on the PTR (Public Test Realm) of the game and it reveals a new hero, plenty of bugf ixes, balance tweaks to some heroes, and changes to the User Interface. Garrosh makes...
  • overwatch

    Overwatch Players Defend PTR Server

    For video gamers, there is one thing that we subconsciously ask developers when they make a game. That is to say that it shouldn’t have to be spoken, because it’s a necessary thing. That thing is that the game shouldn’t be buggy. Or, if you add things to the...
  • Overwatch Winston Recall Agents

    New Overwatch Patch Available For Testing On PTR

    In this modern age of gaming, there are plenty of ways to ensure the quality of a game or its updates. One of them is to put them into the hands of the gamer themselves. For many developers, this is done through early access builds or public test servers...
  • Diablo III

    Diablo III Taking Down PTR Server And Feedback Forum

    Testing a video game for bugs and glitches is an important part of any game development process. This is commonly done in multiplayer titles and MMORPGs, as they have servers that are dedicated to the games and thus require constant attention and tweaking. Known by many as the PTR, or...
  • Overwatch Players Question Hanzo’s Scatter Arrow Ability

    When it comes to games that have a lot of playable characters, there needs to be a certain level of balance in regards to how those characters stack up against one another. While it’s ok for some characters or even classes to do well against one another, it doesn’t...
  • overwatch

    Blizzard Testing Changes To Overwatch Heroes In PTR

    Certain video games require constant tweaking and adjustments so that the game can be balanced, as well as bug-free or as close to bug-free as possible. For titles like Overwatch, many adjustments to the vast hero roster are necessary to keep the game fair to everyone who plays it. To...
  • Overwatch

    Overwatch – Bastion PTR Changes Discussed

    Of the vast lineup of Overwatch characters, two have been the source of much criticism in regards to the balance of the gameplay. The first being Roadhog, who was incredibly powerful, and could seemingly kill anyone without issue or serious effort. Thankfully for Overwatch players, a recent patch fixed...
  • Diablo III Gives Patch 2.5 Notes For PTR

    The PTR in games like Diablo III allow the developers, like Blizzard, to try and make sure the content they’re about to release for the game not only flows, but isn’t glitchy. Also, they release Patch Notes to ensure that people know what to look for, as well as...