Introducing Overwatch’s Newest Hero, Briggite Lindholm

Overwatch’s newest hero has been revealed as Briggite Lindholm, the youngest daughter of engineer Torbjörn Lindholm. She’s a balanced character, with the ability to damage, heal, and defend in small bursts. Currently, Briggite is the 27th hero in the game, and currently available for play-testing on the PTR server.

Hit the jump for a full rundown of Briggite’s abilities, and a developer update on the character, as well. Overwatch is currently available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.

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Disney Reveals New Incredibles 2 Poster

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Disney and Pixar have revealed a new poster for the long-awaited The Incredibles 2, ahead of a special first-look at the film on February 14th, during the Winter Olympic Games coverage. The poster does a fine job at showing the family getting “Back to Work” as it were with superheroes coming back into the spotlight in their world.

The Incredibles 2 is due in theaters June 15th, 2018, with Craig T. Nelson, and Holly Hunter reprising their roles, joined by Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, Samuel L. Jackson, Bob Odenkirk, Catherine Keener, Jonathan Banks, Sophia Bush, Isabella Rossellini and Brad Bird. Hit the jump for a full look at the new poster.

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DC Super Hero Girls Getting Animated Series

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DC Super Hero Girls has been a boon for the company and its representation with young children, and it would appear they don’t plan on slowing down that train any time soon. The short web-series, and toy line is officially getting an animated action-comedy series from Warner Bros. Animation in 2018. The series will have “fresh character designs” and writing by producer Lauren Faust (Super Best Friends Forever, Powerpuff Girls).

The world may know them as Wonder Woman, Supergirl and Batgirl, but not-so-typical teenagers Diana, Kara and Barbara, alongside their Super Hero friends have much more to deal with than just protecting the citizens of Metropolis from some of the most sinister school-aged Super-Villains of the DC Universe. After all, being teens is tough enough, what with school, friends, family and the chaos that comes with managing a social life. But add super powers and a secret identity to the mix, and things can get a lot more complicated.

Sure, gal pals Bumblebee, Zatanna and Green Lantern Jessica Cruz are always there to lend an ear, a shoulder to cry on, and a fist to punch with, and their bros in the Justice League amp up the fun whether they’re at a concert or taking down a crime ring. But what happens when Diana and her favorite study buddy and fencing partner, Tatsu, can’t agree on how to dole out justice as Wonder Woman and Katana? Or when Barbara finds out her Gotham-Con bestie is teen-fiend Harley Quinn? Along with all their friends, foes and frenemies, this squad of super teens navigates the unique growing pains that come when you’re a teenager trying to fight the battles of the world and the battles of growing up at the same time.