D.Va Real Name: Hana Song, Age 19 Role: Tank Occupation: Pro Gamer (formerly), Mech Pilot Base of Operations: Busan, South Korea Affiliation: Mobile Exo-Force of the Korean Army “I play to win.” D.Va is a former professional gamer who now uses her skills to pilot a state-of-the-art mech in defense of her homeland. Twenty years ago, South Korea was attacked by a colossal omnic monstrosity that rose from the depths of the East China Sea. The massive, lumbering construct caused catastrophic damage to coastal cities before it was driven back beneath the waves. In response, the South Korean government developed a mechanized armored drone unit, called MEKA, to protect urban environments in future engagements with the omnic threat. The government’s fears proved to be well founded, as a disturbing pattern of attacks emerged. Every few years, the monstrosity would rise from the sea to assault South Korea and its neighbors. The omnic
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Genji Real Name: Genji Shimada, Age: 35 Role: Offense Occupation: Adventurer Base of Operations: Shambali Monastery, Nepal Affiliation: Shimada Clan (formerly), Overwatch (formerly) “Even if I sacrifice my body, I will never sacrifice my honor.” The cyborg Genji Shimada has made peace with the augmented body he once rejected, and in doing so, he has discovered a higher humanity. As the youngest son of the master of the Shimada ninja clan, Genji lived a life of luxury and privilege. He had little interest in the family’s illegal businesses, and although he excelled at and enjoyed his ninja training, he spent most of his time pursuing a playboy lifestyle. Many within the clan considered the carefree Genji to be a dangerous liability, and they resented his father for coddling and protecting him. Following the clan leader’s untimely death, Genji’s older brother, Hanzo, demanded that Genji take a more active role in
Once a frontline combatant in the devastating Omnic Crisis, this curious Bastion unit now explores the world, fascinated by nature but wary of a fearful humanity.
Widowmaker is the perfect assassin: a patient, ruthlessly efficient killer who shows neither emotion nor remorse.
Roadhog is a ruthless killer with a well-earned reputation for cruelty and wanton destruction.
Junkrat is an explosives-obsessed freak who lives to cause chaos and destruction.
Some speak of a black-robed terrorist known only as the Reaper. His identity and motives are a mystery. What is known is that where he appears, death follows.
A super-intelligent, genetically engineered gorilla, Winston is a brilliant scientist and a champion for humanity's potential.