Recently freed from imprisonment, Doomfist is determined to plunge the world into a new conflict that he believes will make humanity stronger. Harold Winston, as well as fending off Reaper and agents of Talon who attempt to hack his database of Overwatch agents. Since Genji is reliant on Deflect, the common way to counter him is to bait him into activating it and then attack when it's on cooldown. Reinhardt Reinhardt, full name Reinhardt Wilhelm, is a soldier and adventurer, and one of the founding members of Overwatch. Like Overwatch's other post-release characters, he's free--and his release comes alongside numerous changes to the existing roster of characters. Va no longer communicates her ultimate status for Self-Destruct while charging her Call Mech ultimate D.
She also appears in the animated short Honor and Glory, where she protests Reinhardt rejoining Overwatch, only for him to explain why he must go back. After Overwatch disbanded, Moira was employed by the Ministries, the scientific collective that founded the city of Oasis in southern , as the head of the Ministry of Genetics. Living in the ruins are the Junkers, a group of scavengers and mercenaries; Jamison Fawkes was among their numbers. In the Overwatch narrative, Jesse McCree came from , and is a former member of the Deadlock Gang, a group of traffickers in military hardware operating in the. She has since become a global icon, streaming footage of her combat missions.
Her ultimate ability is Pulse Bomb, an explosive charge that sticks to enemies, exploding after a brief delay for massive damage. When facing a tightly packed group, Doomfist leaps out of view, then crashes down to earth with a spectacular Meteor Strike. Symmetra Main article: Symmetra, real name Satya Vaswani, is an architect. He turned to music to lift up the spirits of his disheartened people, performing on street corners and at block parties. His pulse rifle is best fired in short bursts at range and in full auto in close quarters, where accuracy is less of an issue. A vocal minority of players began to complain about Genji's balance with other characters in August 2016, as team strategies came to be centered around his rediscovered abilities when the abilities of other offensive characters were reduced.
Following parts of the Overwatch narrative that fans believed hinted towards this, Kaplan has confirmed that Symmetra is considered. Balderich von Adler is voiced by Michael Piatt. The game's Hanamura map, set in Japan, includes a memorial to Genji in what is assumed to be the Shimada family compound. Hanzo Main article: Hanzo, full name Hanzo Shimada, is a archer, assassin and mercenary. Mei was employed by Overwatch to find the cause for the planet's changing climate, which had been variously blamed on the industry, the increasing omnic population, and increased consumption of natural resources. Baptiste's Immortality Field uses a device to create a field that prevents allies from dying.
Her work earned her the attention of Overwatch, who recruited her as their chief medical researcher; the Valkyrie suit she wears was her own design. After winning its battle, the Overwatch kept the peace for about three decades before infighting led to its disbandment. Blizzard addressed this with a rework update that replaced the ability with the above Storm Arrows and Lunge abilities, which went live in May 2018. Her ultimate ability is Supercharger, a deployable device which gives Orisa and her teammates, provided they are in line-of-sight, an attack boost similar to that of , though the Supercharger itself can be destroyed by enemy fire and deactivates after a few seconds. Va using her Booster ability, to be properly knocked back makes for more fluid, realistic gameplay.
She has the ability to engage a Barrier Shield to protect herself and others behind it from damage for a limited time, and when it is active, she can charge a short distance forward in a Shield Bash, stunning the first enemy she hits. One-tricking is a different issue. Ogundimu competed in tournaments all over the continent, utilizing his intuition and ability to read opponents alongside his tremendous speed and strength. Balderich was approached by Overwatch to become one of its founding members during the Omnic Crisis, but was forced to lead a defense against an army of Bastions in his home village of Eichenwalde, in the near. This futuristic spin on soccer places you in a fast-paced, 3v3 match featuring everyone's favorite beat-dropping Brazilian. He enlisted in the military of the Caribbean Coalition, an alliance of island nations united by the crisis, as a combat medic, driven by his desire to help others; he would eventually rise to become part of the Coalition's special ops division.
Dva's seen some tweaks to make her more viable outside of a dive comp. When Overwatch began to collapse and Blackwatch sought to reform it to its own ends, McCree went underground, resurfacing years later as a gunslinger for hire. His ultimate ability, Sound Barrier, grants powerful temporary shielding to himself and nearby allies. This touch of madness made him ideal for handling dangerous explosives, a love which he turned into an obsession. I get that you guys are trying to use logic here but the pragmatics of the situation are just wrong.
Her ultimate ability summons B. Harold Winston is voiced by Greg Chun. The Blizzard Overwatch social media accounts also began teasing a new hero starting in late June 2018. The bomb explodes after 2 seconds dealing 360 +6% per level damage to them and 180 +6% per level damage to other nearby enemies. Most of all, take advantage of the weird angles you can bounce frags off of. At first, he thrived within Talon, which gave him easy assignments that paid well enough for him to establish a clinic in his hometown.
Genji is vulnerable against characters with energy weapons that bypass his deflection, such as Symmetra, Winston, and Zarya. Each ability that successfully hits also generates personal shielding for Doomfist The Best Defense. Chu acknowledged that many of Blizzard's animation team are anime fans and some references had filtered into characters and customization items, and for Moira, the anime-like touches helped to make her character visually distinctive among a fast-paced battled within the game. One difficulty faced by the team was how to implement and optimize B. Equipped with a Biotic Launcher, this heavy-damage weapon can take out even the toughest heroes.
A few characters have had major overhauls, notably with two separate overhauls of her skill and Mercy. Adding to the controversy, other geneticists were unable to reproduce the results of her research. Among Overwatch's enemies include Talon, a global criminal network seeking wealth and power. Katya Volskaya is voiced by Gulmira Mamedova. Since the cooldown for his Swift Strike resets upon scoring a kill, it is best used as a finishing move. There were too many omnics in the works, like Bastion and Zenyatta.