Overwatch characters with disabilities

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I love the vast diversity among the characters in the game. There are characters from both genders, there are robots and people with different views of them. There are even characters with disabilities! : Mcree, Symmetra, and Torbjorn all have prosthetic arms. Junkrat is a double amputee who, as a result of destroying the Omnium in Australia http://overwatch.gamepedia.com/Omnium literally cost him an arm and a leg. Genji is a cyborg and mostly machine. (Hanzo,s and lucio's legs are up for debate weather their prosthetic or not). Ana is missing an eye. And there are characters with mental disorders: Junkrat and Roadhog are insane. Contrary to popular belief Reaper isn't a psychopath, he's a high functioning psychopath, widowmaker might have been easily dismissed to as well be a psychopath but upon closer investigation she may suffer from Alexithymia (the inability to experience emotions) https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexithymia Symmetra Is autistic and probably has OCD (obsession compulsive disorder) https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/obsessive-compulsive-disorder-ocd/index.shtml and is prob also a perfectionist. And not to mention that probably ALL the characters suffer from some sort of PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/index.shtml as a result of the omnic crisis (Which is the reason for zaryas hate of omnics). Even Bastion suffers from PTSD as seen in the last bastion cinematic https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=to8yh83jlXg .
If tracer didn't have her chest piece she'd drift through time space http://overwatch.gamepedia.com/Tracer
It is hinted at that Symmetra may actually have autism in her comic.
Lucio also has prosthetic legs (I'm pretty sure, they make robot noises when they move).
Tbh I'd love seeing a char in a wheelchair, quite fancy the idea of speedbosting, his arms go berserk spinning the wheels while trying to fire at someone
Yeah, it's pretty cool. Obviously though, any disability they have can't be debilitating enough that it would prevent them from fighting.

That being said, some kind of brainy, science-type support hero that floats around in a hover wheelchair and gives off Stephen Hawking vibes could be cool.
It's also been confirmed that neither Lucio nor Hanzo's legs are prosthetic.
I am pretty sure all Hanzo mains have depression.
"Reaper is a psychopath"

He's not a psychopath, he's a high functioning psychopath
02/23/2017 02:52 PMPosted by Hooglese
Lucio also has prosthetic legs (I'm pretty sure, they make robot noises when they move).


Actually Lucio doesn't have prosthetic legs, those are the tech he stole.

**Nvm somebody already corrected him**
Paragraphs please.. it doesn't matter if you use them correctly or not.
02/23/2017 02:52 PMPosted by Omnitron310
Yeah, it's pretty cool. Obviously though, any disability they have can't be debilitating enough that it would prevent them from fighting.

That being said, some kind of brainy, science-type support hero that floats around in a hover wheelchair and gives off Stephen Hawking vibes could be cool.


oh man full cyborg man would be cool.

its just a brain in a jar.
02/23/2017 02:51 PMPosted by ASoaDFan
It is hinted at that Symmetra may actually have autism in her comic.


what

On page 6 she says "Sanjay always said I was different, everyone did. Asking where I fit on the spectrum."
I thought this was going to be one of those "ugh what will the SJWs want next, a disabled hero?" threads and was kind of disappointed it wasn't.
Satya is autistic and that's pretty much what removes her limitations as a hard-light architect, making her the most powerful of all the Vishkar High Architects.
Lucio has an exoskeleton not prosthetic legs
02/23/2017 02:59 PMPosted by Sombra
Satya is autistic and that's pretty much what removes her limitations as a hard-light architect, making her the most powerful of all the Vishkar High Architects.


she be a savant yo
02/23/2017 02:51 PMPosted by ASoaDFan
It is hinted at that Symmetra may actually have autism in her comic.
I know

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