[DECLASSIFIED] After-Action Report: Operation “WHITE DOME” pic.twitter.com/fvnUQQEFDCTo Download Click Here↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓↓
— Overwatch (@PlayOverwatch) February 23, 2018
A cryptic tweet from the official Overwatch Twitter account is teasing… something—most likely a new hero. Details are scarce, but here’s what we know:
The “declassified after-action report” discusses Operation White Dome, a combat engagement involving Overwatch operatives Captain Ana Amari, Lieutenant Reinhardt Wilhelm, Chief Engineer Torbjörn Lindholm, and Private First Class Emre Sarioglu.
Those first three names are well known, obviously, as the Overwatch heroes Ana, Reinhardt, and Torbjörn—but the fourth name, Emre Sarioglu, is new, and could be the first tease of Overwatch’s 27th hero. Blizzard has a track record of teasing out new heroes via short in-universe snippets like this, as it did almost exactly a year ago with the tank hero Orisa.
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