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How Overwatch Became a Rarity: The Troll-Free Online Shooter

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Characters like Mercy don't need to kill to be effective in Overwatch.

Many of the development staff on Overwatch were transplants from Project Titan, Blizzard s ambitious but ultimately canceled MMO that would have let players choose between combat and pacifist roles.

That concept was rolled in to Overwatch—so, in some sense, the game s been in development for almost a decade.

In the clip, the hoodie-cloaked cynical child jeers at his younger brother, pointing out that Overwatch has disbanded.

In a recent post to the Overwatch subreddit, a player with cerebral palsy describes how they were able to play as a sniper for the first time thanks to the game s extensive control customization options.

More than anything else, playing Overwatch is about sharing an experience and working together, no matter who you re with, Kaplan says.

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