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A new in-development video was released with Lucio and several new skins and mounts that are currently in the works.

In-Development

  • New Hero
    • Lucio
  • New Skins
    • Master Lucio
    • Ribbit Lucio
    • Love Goddess Tyrande
  • Mount
    • Heart Stone
    • Flames of Judgement Charger

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I hope Lucio will do well in the meta. Considering how the current meta is highly based on bursts, he might struggle with his passive healing similarly to Brightwing.

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I'm not sure that I like that Lúcio is the next hero to be added, but we'll see how that works out I suppose. That Flames of Judgement Charger though? Honestly, that's an awfully lazily made mount, simply the Judgement Charger with flames on the hooves. Seems they are just going to follow the trend that they do in WoW; rehashed everything.

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I fell in love with this soundtrack on the video. And this Tyrande skin looks amazing, valentine´s day without taking away the priest theme.

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1 hour ago, Superhelten said:

I'm not sure that I like that Lúcio is the next hero to be added, but we'll see how that works out I suppose. That Flames of Judgement Charger though? Honestly, that's an awfully lazily made mount, simply the Judgement Charger with flames on the hooves. Seems they are just going to follow the trend that they do in WoW; rehashed everything.

The mount is a reward from an upcoming event called "For Azeroth!", more information can be found here.

32 minutes ago, Iginis7 said:

And this Tyrande skin looks amazing, valentine´s day without taking away the priest theme.

Will go live probably around Valentine's Day as a bundle.

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3 hours ago, Valhalen said:

I hope Lucio will do well in the meta. Considering how the current meta is highly based on bursts, he might struggle with his passive healing similarly to Brightwing.

This is my biggest concern about him. In Overwatch it works because it's hard to land burst effectively. With so many stuns and with skill shots not being THAT hard to land I think he will be burned through and only useful in comps that brightwing already is. Since he can't global as well, I don't see him being better.

Curious, maybe a 2 heal comp with brightwing will be some INSANE sustain?! 

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10 minutes ago, Laragon said:

This is my biggest concern about him. In Overwatch it works because it's hard to land burst effectively. With so many stuns and with skill shots not being THAT hard to land I think he will be burned through and only useful in comps that brightwing already is. Since he can't global as well, I don't see him being better.

Curious, maybe a 2 heal comp with brightwing will be some INSANE sustain?! 

I can also see him performing extremely well with gankers thanks to the movement speed bonus. Kerrigan and The Butcher will be bonkers with him.

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