If you play Overwatch long enough, you start to notice certain constants. Lucio players will almost always put themselves in grave danger just for a chance at boop-ing you off a cliff, for instance, or two Reinhardts who lock eyes must immediately engage in an honorable joust. This comic from Finnish artist Marko Raassina celebrates that knightly ritual. Click to see the full frames.
Ode to Reinhardts #overwatch pic.twitter.com/m9MHI14QNnApril 21, 2017
Y'know, I thought I exercised remarkable restraint when it came to Rein fights in Overwatch… but now that I think of it, if there's another Reinhardt in the match, I do end up in a hammer duel with him at least 85 percent of the time. Some things just have to be done, who am I to question the old ways?
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