During today’s Blizzcon opening ceremonies, Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan revealed Moira, the newest hero coming to the enormously popular shooter.
Moira is a support hero, but she appears as though she can take care of herself, as the highlight reel shown off on stage shows her sprinting into battle. She appears to have a stealth attack similar to Sombra’s hacking ability that deals damage, however she can also blast a healing orb that restores the health of nearby teammates. She also has the ability to teleport around the map. Her ultimate is a beam that deals heavy damage to enemies, while healing any teammates in the path of the attack.
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Moira will hit PTR before receiving a wide release on consoles and main PC later.
Kaplan revealed Blizzard World, a new map featuring a theme park based on Blizzard’s various properties. Blizzard World is a hybrid map, which means it’s part assault and part payload. The map is hitting PTR soon, with an expected wide release of early 2018.