Overwatch’s latest hero launched earlier this year with Brigitte taking to the field. Sure, there may be some concern that she’s too OP, but we’re still waiting for the dust to settle on the meta - in the meantime, we need to talk about the important stuff. We’ve gotta discuss lore. In particular, we need to discuss cat lore.
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We know Brigitte is a cat person. Blizzard say “she probably looks at a lot of cat holo-gifs,” and a white cat figures prominently into her backstory videos. That cat may or may not be the infamous Jetpack Cat, but we do know Brigitte fastidiously prepared a suit of armour for them. We asked the Overwatch team for further details on Brigitte’s pets, because we’re all about hard hitting journalism.