For Overwatch's playable characters, see Heroes.

Hero is an animated short that was released on May 22nd, 2016.

"Hero" follows the masked vigilante Soldier: 76 on a personal mission to Dorado where he's set to investigate the illegal activities of the Los Muertos gang—but an unexpected complication threatens to compromise his objective.

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Easter Eggs

  • The establishing shot of Dorado shows that LumériCo's power plant has not yet been constructed.
  • Alejandra has a murloc money pouch.
  • On the chalkboard in front of the Panadería las Nieblas, there is Teleras, Churros, Buñuelos, Corbatas, and Pan de Elote.
  • From the wall of posters:
    • A few Omnic Rights posters, similar to the ones from King's Row
    • Posters for Lúcio's world tour
    • The recurring pig symbol associated with Roadhog spray-painted in red