Blizzard took to their official Twitter account, earlier today, teasing Overwatch fans’ with what looks like an upcoming Hero character reveal, for the popular multiplayer title.
Following the release of Torbjorn’s daughter, Brigitte, back in March of this year, Blizzard is once again preparing to bolster the roster of heroes. with the addition of a mechanically augmented Hamster, possibly named Hammond.
Rolling through. pic.twitter.com/T3fPXbTMQl
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) June 26, 2018
Prior to the teaser trailer revealing the Hamster hero, patch 1.25 for Overwatch, brought with it a new room, added inside the Horizon Lunar Colony map, which contained the text, “Specimen 8”. Those familiar with the lore of Overwatch may know that refers to a test subject worked on by Dr. Zhang, specifically a hamster.
The teaser trailer for the upcoming hero can be viewed below:
The champion revealed. pic.twitter.com/0Fdpg2iBcs
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) June 28, 2018
Overwatch is available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC.
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