1.39 Known Issues List

Patch 1.39 Known Issues

Disclaimer: This is not a complete list of all currently tracked issues affecting this build of Overwatch, rather this is a targeted list of some known specific issues with this release.


  • Kinetic Grasp can cause Sigma’s left hand to become stuck in an animation.
  • The Workshop condition ‘Is Firing Primary’ is not true for Sigma.
  • Sigma clips through Reinhardt when on the receiving end of a Charge pin.
  • Some of Sigma’s animations don’t play correctly after being frozen.
  • Certain lines of text, associated with Sigma, appear blank or as an "unknown string" on Japanese clients.



  • When there are less than 3 charges, the visual effect for Brigitte’s Repair Pack doesn’t play when thrown on a teammate.
  • The cooldown duration for Brigitte’s Repair Pack is unaffected when decreased in a Custom Game.


  • Sometimes Doomfist’s Seismic Slam will fail to hit targets if there is a gap between him and his target.


  • Groups are not being matched into new Competitive games after completing one, and are unable to recreate the group because groupmates are displaying as still being in queue.
  • Workaround #1: Everyone in the group disable skirmish prior to matchmaking
  • Workaround #2: Restart the Overwatch client after encountering the issue
  • Workaround #3: Disband your group and reform with a new leader



  • Tracer’s name is missing in Tutorial subtitles.


  • UI that keeps score of which team wins a Control map may display the incorrect color.