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Yeah, the Mercy changes were so stupid and completely unnecessary. The Junkrat changes don't really feel like they do much and seem entirely added in for the sole purpose of trying to make it seem like the update wasn't solely for Mercy.
Like, I've talked to people about it, and they mention how Mercy has this super high pick rate/it's seen as you need to have a Mercy to win because the other healers aren't good enough. The thing about THAT though, is if that's the case you should be BUFFING THE OTHER HEALERS instead of nerfing Mercy to the ground. Deciding to try and solve the problem by making Mercy bad won't make the other healers better. It'll make them "better by comparison" sure, but making them better by comparison is entirely different than making them better and it'll just lead to "all healers are weak" instead of "all healers are solid".
Man, they just keep nerfing and nerfing and nerfing Mercy needlessly. She didn't need to be nerfed into the current version she has, her previous version was fine as is and didn't need changing. If you want people using other healers and stuff, the solution is to BUFF Zenyatta/Lucio/Ana, NOT nerf Mercy every chance you get.
If you're playing Pharah and you're shooting Barrage at a place where a D.Va can just eat it no problem then that's YOUR fault for fucking up and positioning it in front of them. That's the kind of shit you hit groups in the back or sometimes side with.
As for Death Blossom? Fuck Death Blossom. Reaper never needed any buffs to begin with (just like McCree never really did), so anything that would have stopped something Reaper did, is fine by me.