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BattleNet Latency Reduction

Discussion in 'Patch Discussion' started by TriggerHappy, Jun 20, 2017.

  1. TriggerHappy

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    The artificial latency on all Battle.net realms has been reduced from 250ms to 100ms.

    This means that you will experience less of a delay when playing online. This is effective in ladder matches as well as custom maps.

    There were some internal changes to the game recently (discovered by @MindWorX) which led us to believe Blizzard was intending to reduce the delay, and today they did.

    Enjoy (thanks to @brad_c6).
     
  2. Kam

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    Please report any issues here. Thank you.
     
  3. Ezekiel12

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    Hooray a patch!

    What does that mean?
     
  4. Kam

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    It's a joke. Some data was not staying where it should.
     
  5. Syntist

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    Does this Effect Multiplayer over Lan?? like ENTGaming other clients.
     
  6. Kaijyuu

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    That should be he same. Those emulate a LAN environment and thus use LAN settings, which is 100 ms.