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Bill Petras

Bill Petras was the art director of Overwatch[1] and the senior art director of Overwatch 2.[2] Most of his work is focused on the art/setting of the game's world.[1] He has worked on the production of the game's animated shorts.[3]

He was formerly the art director of World of Warcraft.[1]


The Petras Act was named after him. Petras-brand champagne can also be found in King's Row,[4] as well as Château Guillard.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2015-05-27, BlizzCon 2014 – Overwatch Origins Panel Transcript. Blizzplanet, accessed on 2015-05-28
  2. 2019-11-05, REVVING UP THE ENGINE—OVERWATCH 2 “EVOLVING THE ART” PANEL RECAP. Blizzard Entertainment, accessed on 2020-05-16
  3. 2016-12-17, BlizzCon 2016 Overwatch Animated Shorts Panel Transcript. Blizzplanet, accessed on 2017-01-07
  4. 2016-11-06, OVERWATCH Q&A PANEL. Blizzpro, accessed on 2016-11-26