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20. Mar 2017
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Sombra

Hero Type – Offensive/Attack
Added
15. November 2016
Healthpool
200
Health
Quickinfo
Hitscan Fire
Damage Falloff

Attacks

Oppor­tunist

Passive
Attack Type
Passive ability
Passive Buff
Detect enemies through walls when below 50% hp
(enemy health bars are visible when their health drops below 100%)
Sombra detects critically injured enemies through walls. This effect becomes active on an enemy if they fall below half health.

Machine Pistol

Attack Type
Rapid fire hitscan projectiles
Damage
8 dmg/projectile
2.4 dmg/projectile (at max. falloff)
Headshot Damage
16 dmg/projectile
4.8 dmg/projectile (at max. falloff)
Ammo
60 projectiles
Rate of Fire
20 projectiles/second
Projectile Speed
Hitscan
Reload Time
1.5 seconds
Falloff Range
15 to 25 m
Sombra’s fully-automatic machine pistol fires in a short-range spread.

Hack

Attack Type
Castable ability
Buff
Health pack team lock
Debuff
Enemy ability block,
Temp. turret deactivation,
Enemy hp & ult. status reveal 
Max Range
15 m
Casting Time
0.65 seconds
Duration
6 seconds abilities blocked,
20 seconds hp & ult. status reveal,
60 seconds health pack,
10 seconds turrets deactivation
Cooldown
8 seconds (2 seconds cooldown when interrupted)
Sombra hacks enemies to temporarily stop them from using their abilities, or hacks first aid kits to make them useless to her opponents.

Stealth

Attack Type
Self buff
Buff
Invisibility
Movement Speed
8.8 m/s (+60%)
Casting Time
0.7 seconds cloaking or uncloaking
Duration
6 seconds
Cooldown
6 seconds
Sombra becomes invisible for a short period of time, during which her speed is boosted considerably. Attacking, using offensive abilities, or taking damage disables her camouflage.

Trans­locator

Attack Type
Arcing teleporter beacon
Casting Time
0.4 seconds
Duration
20 seconds or until activated
Cooldown
4 seconds
Sombra tosses out a translocator beacon. She can instantly return to the beacon’s location while it is active (including when it’s in mid-flight).

EMP

Ultimate
Attack Type
Area-of-effect debuff
Debuff
Destroy shields,
hack all enemies in range
Area of Effect
15 m radius
Casting Time
0.5 seconds
Duration
6 seconds
Sombra discharges electromagnetic energy in a wide radius, destroying enemy barriers and shields and hacking all opponents caught in the blast.

Counters

It is important to note, that the amount of “strong against” characters is not reflective of this characters strength in battle. The "strong against" and "weak against" list is supposed to show that there is a light/strong advantage or disadvantage against certain characters.

Strong against

Doomfist
Tracer
Bastion
Orisa
Reinhardt
Brigitte
Zenyatta

Synergy with

Weak against

Heroes