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New Hero Moira, Map Blizzardworld, Animated Short

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More news from the BlizzCon opening ceremony, featuring a new hero, map announce and animated short! For more details on Moira, including her origin story video, older concept art, as well as new cosmetics and more Blizzardworld, check out our summary of the What's Next panel as well.

The new hero is Moira, a Talon geneticist as brilliant as she is ambitious and is a Support healer! She can do plenty of damage as well and is fun and interactive to play with great mobility.

The map is a Blizzard themed themepark map!  It's coming early next year, very very soon on PTR, is part assault, part payload.

We'll be getting a lot more info and even a new reveal during the Overwatch panel and Reinhardt delivered some candy at the end and the new Reinhardt animated short!

And the hero abilities for Moira:

Role

Support

Difficulty

Moira’s biotic abilities enable her to contribute healing or damage in any crisis. While Biotic Grasp gives Moira short-range options, her Biotic Orbs contribute longer-range, hands-off damage and healing; she can also Fade to escape groups or remain close to allies in need of support. Once she’s charged Coalescence, Moira can save multiple allies from elimination at once or finish off weakened enemies.


Abilities

 

icon-ability.png Biotic Grasp

Using her left hand, Moira expends biotic energy to heal allies in front of her. Her right hand fires a long-range beam weapon that saps enemies’ health, healing Moira and replenishing her biotic energy.

icon-ability.png Biotic Orb

Moira launches a rebounding biotic sphere; she can choose between a regeneration effect that heals the allies it passes through, or a decay effect that deals damage to enemies.

icon-ability.png Fade

Moira quickly teleports a short distance.

icon-ability.png Coalescence

Moira channels a long-range beam that both heals allies and bypasses barriers to damage her enemies.

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This cinematic.

Holy fucking shit, this is amazing.

Good fucking job Blizzard, good fucking job.

Good luck toping that one, whoever's next.

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On 11/3/2017 at 7:01 PM, Aglommon said:

This cinematic.

Holy fucking shit, this is amazing.

Good fucking job Blizzard, good fucking job.

Good luck toping that one, whoever's next.

Widowmaker vs. Gerard might top it, if they ever make it :p

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