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Moira - Overwatch Wiki
Please refresh the page and retry. E very few months, the competitive team shooter Overwatch gets a brand new hero. At BlizzCon earlier this month, the next hero was announced to be Moira, a support character who could use biotic energy to heal allies and damage foes. We were really interested in a new support character when the team was looking at the landscape of Overwatch, we felt like there was a need for that and the community felt similarly, so we felt pretty good that people would be happy to have a new support character.
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Moira is a Support hero in Overwatch. While Biotic Grasp gives Moira short-range options, her Biotic Orbs contribute longer-range, hands-off damage and healing; she can also Fade to escape groups or remain close to allies in need of support. Moira launches a rebounding biotic sphere; she can choose between a regeneration effect that heals the allies it passes through, or a decay effect that deals damage to enemies. Moira channels a long-range beam that heals allies, damages enemies, and bypasses barriers.