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I've worked on a ton of different games, and the way the fan community has responded to the world of Overwatch has been a highlight of my career. The excitement around the game, the fan art we receive, seeing cosplay of our characters—they've all been totally new experiences for me.
~ Phil Teschner

Phil Teschner is the lead software engineer for Overwatch. Prior to joining Blizzard, he worked on the Halo series and Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning.

Teschner has a background in multi-platform and graphics development. He joined Blizzard in 2012, where he worked on Titan. After the project's cancellation, he helped "recombine some of its building blocks" to form Overwatch.[1]


  1. 2020-07-20, WHAT IT’S LIKE TO WORK ON OVERWATCH’S TOOLS AND ENGINE. Blizzard Entertainment, accessed on 2021-01-23