An unfinished model of what seems to be the cinematic for Overwatch 2’s upcoming help hero has leaked onto YouTube.
YouTube consumer Kuriboh cervantes (who says they are not affiliated with Blizzard) uploaded an unfinished Spanish model of the cinematic which seems to be genuine. Many scenes within the cinematic are in-progress renders with what appears to be non-final voice appearing and sounds. The video is titled “Kiriko Overwatch 2 leaked brief”, which strains up with the hero identify additionally utilized in a now-removed itemizing for the game’s Watchpoint Pack earlier this week.
In it, we see the green-haired Kiriko conflict with the Hashimoto clan, the game’s model of the Yakuza, which was launched in a narrative weblog publish final 12 months. She assaults them with two knives and appears to have the ability to use healing powers. She additionally seems to teleport freely across the house, which might point out a Moira-like escape potential. Close to the tip of the brief, she summons ghostly blue torii gates that seem to strengthen and pace up Kiriko and her allies—which resembles the form of energy you’d see in an final potential.
Blizzard teased a fox hero on the tail finish of its Overwatch 2 launch date trailer through the Microsoft & Bethesda showcase in June. And on the finish of its second beta, the studio despatched out an encoded message that learn: “what does the fox say”.
Kiriko would be the game’s thirty fifth hero and, if the leaks are true, is perhaps locked behind a free battle go tier. Blizzard has plans to launch three to 4 new heroes and maps yearly, alternating between each with nine-week seasons.
Overwatch 2 will launch on October 4.