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'''{{PAGENAME}}''' is a [[heroes|hero]] who was cut during the development of ''[[Overwatch]]''. One of her abilities was called "Mouth Beam."<ref>2017-11-13, [http://blizzardwatch.com/2017/11/08/evolution-overwatchs-heroes/ The evolution of Overwatch’s heroes]. ''Blizzard Watch'', accessed on 2017-11-13</ref>
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'''{{PAGENAME}}''' is a [[heroes|hero]] that was created for [[Overwatch#Development|the pitch meeting]] for ''Prometheus'', which became ''[[Overwatch]]''. Her design is taken from unused ''Titan'' concept art. She was one of the marquee heroes prominently featured in the ''Prometheus'' "hero lineup" key art, and was also featured in early concept art created to help define the overall look of ''Overwatch's'' world, gameplay, and UI.<ref>2017-11-13, [http://blizzardwatch.com/2017/11/08/evolution-overwatchs-heroes/ The evolution of Overwatch’s heroes]. ''Blizzard Watch'', accessed on 2017-11-13</ref>
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She had the following ability:
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* Mouth Beam
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
[[File:Overwatch gameplay concept Ben Zhang.jpg|thumb|''Overwatch'' concept art featuring Recluse.]]
 
[[File:Overwatch gameplay concept Ben Zhang.jpg|thumb|''Overwatch'' concept art featuring Recluse.]]
*Recluse was featured in an early piece of gameplay concept art by [[Ben Zhang]]. When showing this art at the D.I.C.E. 2017 conference, [[Jeff Kaplan]] took a moment to address the ''Overwatch'' subreddit, stating "No, the hero in the center is not the hero who you think it is."<ref>2017-03-07, [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5-mh2hJDaGQ "Overwatch: How Blizzard Created a Hopeful Vision of the Future" - Jeff Kaplan (6:39)] ''YouTube''. Accessed on 2017-11-28.</ref> This was in reference to the upcoming 24th hero at the time.
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*Recluse was featured in an early piece of gameplay concept art by [[Ben Zhang]]. When showing this art at the D.I.C.E. 2017 conference, [[Jeff Kaplan]] took a moment to address the ''Overwatch'' subreddit, stating "No, the hero in the center is not the hero who you think it is," in reference to the then-rumored 24th hero, who turned out to be [[Orisa]].<ref>2017-03-07, [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5-mh2hJDaGQ "Overwatch: How Blizzard Created a Hopeful Vision of the Future" - Jeff Kaplan (6:39)] ''YouTube''. Accessed on 2017-11-28.</ref>
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*In addition to her Mouth Beam ability, it appears that she had the ability to deploy waves of small, quadrupedal robotic drones
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*Her appearance is similar to that of the Junker Queen
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Latest revision as of 01:59, 5 March 2021

Recluse

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Recluse is a hero that was created for the pitch meeting for Prometheus, which became Overwatch. Her design is taken from unused Titan concept art. She was one of the marquee heroes prominently featured in the Prometheus "hero lineup" key art, and was also featured in early concept art created to help define the overall look of Overwatch's world, gameplay, and UI.[1]

She had the following ability:

  • Mouth Beam

Trivia[]

Overwatch concept art featuring Recluse.

  • Recluse was featured in an early piece of gameplay concept art by Ben Zhang. When showing this art at the D.I.C.E. 2017 conference, Jeff Kaplan took a moment to address the Overwatch subreddit, stating "No, the hero in the center is not the hero who you think it is," in reference to the then-rumored 24th hero, who turned out to be Orisa.[2]
  • In addition to her Mouth Beam ability, it appears that she had the ability to deploy waves of small, quadrupedal robotic drones
  • Her appearance is similar to that of the Junker Queen

References[]

  1. 2017-11-13, The evolution of Overwatch’s heroes. Blizzard Watch, accessed on 2017-11-13
  2. 2017-03-07, "Overwatch: How Blizzard Created a Hopeful Vision of the Future" - Jeff Kaplan (6:39) YouTube. Accessed on 2017-11-28.