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Offense Hero Secrets [Video]

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Previously unseen early hero concept art, Genji and Hanzo were one hero, Reaper and Tracer were from Titan, McCree's gun was from Half-Life and more.

The presumably final installment of IGN's "Hero Secrets" series where Jeff Kaplan tells us about early development weirdness is here and it focuses on Offense. In this edition we find out that Genji and Hanzo were originally 1 character with all those weapons they have, McCree's gun was Half-Life inspired, Reaper and Tracer were originally in Titan and more. The previous three episodes had some pretty interesting stuff on Support, Defense and Tanks, like Lucio's timestop ult, D.Va's buggyness, Bastion's many many ult variations and more - you can check them out here.

The video also has some previously unreleased early concept art for Pharah and Tracer as well:

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That very last quote Kaplan makes in the video... I'm sure it came back to haunt him. I hope it did!

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this series is awesome and great.  Man Genji and hanzo together as a character sounds scary, Sombra passive stealth crazy and bastion's million ults (That mine looked sick though).  Really interesting to see where each character came from and the ideas behind them.

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