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Sombra Origins and Gameplay Videos

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In all the commotion yesterday we missed the other, more traditionally animated video released, covering Sombra's origins and childhood. While the main animated shorts are truly impressive and we all love them, I almost prefer this type of cartoony animation, especially since they can tell a lot more stories this way since it isn't as expensive to make.

Then there's the short official intro covering her abilities:

And, most importantly, a decent chunk of actual gameplay footage from the BlizzzCon show flor, courtesy of Unit Lost:

And, in closing, here are the two legendary skins presented on the panel:

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