Morten Hedegren

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Morten Hedegren is a senior level designer[1] for Overwatch and Overwatch 2. He designed the intitial Kanezaka map.[2]

Prior to joining Blizzard, Hedegren was present in the Half-Life modding community, making maps for various mods like Counter-Strike, Day of Defeat and The Specialists. After a few years he was hired for my first professional job.[1]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

For deathmatch level design, Hedegren has taken inspiration from Titanfall, several Call of Duty games, the original Unreal Tournament, and Quake III.[1]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2021-01-19, NEXT STOP: KANEZAKA. Blizzard Entertainment, accessed on 2021-01-27
  2. 2020-12-17, Developer Update | Kanezaka | Overwatch. YouTube, accessed on 2021-01-27