Overwatch's Hanzo will soon be entering the Heroes of the Storm Nexus as a Master Assassin. To give players an idea of how he fits into the overall game, Blizzard has released a new Spotlight video to provide insight into his abilities.
Once heir to the Shimada clan’s criminal empire, Hanzo abandoned his birthright after he almost killed his younger brother. He now strives to perfect his skill as a warrior, and sees the Nexus and its endless conflict as the ideal training ground. Get all the necessary information and gameplay tips on our newest Assassin Hero, Hanzo, Master Assassin, in this spotlight video!
Hanzo is considered a very high damage character with a strong layer of complexity for those who like more nuanced game play. He brings skills named Storm Bow, Scatter Arrow, and Sonic Arrow to the game as well as either Dragonstrike or Dragon's Arrow as his ultimate.
SCATTER ARROW: Fire an arrow that deals 85 to the first enemy Hero hit. Scatter Arrow can collide with terrain and Structures, splitting into 5 arrows that travel extra distance, ricochet up to 4 additional times, and deal 85 damage each to the first enemy hit.
DRAGONSTRIKE: After 1.5 seconds, summon a pair of Spirit Dragons which travel forward, dealing 52 damage every 0.25 seconds to enemy Heroes in its area. Enemies in the center take 150% damage.
<p paragraph__heading--alternate"="">DRAGON'S ARROW: Fire a missile that travels across the battleground. Explodes upon hitting an enemy Hero, dealing 100 damage to all nearby enemies and Stunning them for 0.5 seconds. After traveling a medium distance, the damage is increased to 200 and the Stun duration to 1.25 seconds. After traveling a long distance, the damage is increased to 350 and the Stun duration to 2 seconds.
You can learn more on the Heroes of the Storm site.