The Gonarch is a very intimidating boss. Nicknamed “Big Momma”, she’s found in the Gonarch’s Lair chapter of the game. She’s fought a few times during the chapter, on top of a few chase sequences. While the chases are simple enough, the battles can be very challenging. This guide will give you some tips to make it easier for you.
How to Beat Gonarch in Black Mesa
One thing you want to keep in mind for all the encounters with the Gonarch is that you want to play defensively. The Gonarch’s attacks can very quickly kill you and she’s very tanky, so getting overeager with attacking will end up killing you instead. What you want to do is ensure you are always on the move but keeping an eye on her. You want to know where she is and what she is doing at all times.
Also, baby headcrabs will spawn and try to attack you during your encounters with the Gonarch. You shouldn’t waste your time and ammo on them, instead, keep moving to avoid them. Usually, they end up dying by getting between you and the Gonarch anyway.
Your main weapon to take her down should be the rocket launcher. You’ll want to try aiming at the big sac-like thing hanging from her. Aside from the rocket launcher, the Gluon Gun can also be very effective here.
As for movement, you’ll also want to try to be basically sticking around pillars and other obstructions. With obstructions between you and her, she won’t be able to attack you. Again, you want to be very defensive here. Carefully shoot rockets at her and go back to hiding before she retaliates. Long jump to quickly avoid her attacks and go back behind cover. The fight can take some time since you have to be so defensive, but don’t get greedy.
Once she’s near-death in the final encounter, she’ll mostly stick to the center of the room. She’ll start covering most of the room with green acid. This might be obvious, but make absolutely sure you stay clear of the acid pools. Avoid the acid while damaging her whenever you get the chance and you’ll win soon enough.
Overwatch 2: Which is The Best Hero to Use | New Hero Tier List
Use these heroes when the game drops
In various regions of the world, Overwatch 2 will be launched on October 4 and 5. To make room for the release of the game, the Overwatch servers will also be shut down. These are some of the best heroes you may use when the game is available.
Which is The Best Hero to Use, New Hero Tier List in Overwatch 2
Overwatch and Overwatch 2 are different in some ways. Hero quests, dynamic weather, passives, visual enhancements, and many more will be available. But the new maps, characters, and game types included in Overwatch 2 are among the most eagerly awaited.
Some heroes will return when the game starts, and they might get updates or revisions that alter the meta.
Overwatch 2 Tier List
There will be six different hero tiers in Overwatch 2.
In the Overwatch 2 meta, these heroes are so powerful that some players can carry an entire team alone.
These heroes are powerful and skilled in both assault and defense.
These heroes are average yet still rather good in the current meta, depending on the map you are playing.
While it is possible to utilize these heroes, there are better options available.
Avoid utilizing these heroes if possible.
Playing these heroes will force you and your squad to give up on the game.