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Torbjorn

Hero Type – Defensive
Added
Launch
Healthpool
200
Health
Quickinfo
Hitscan Fire (Turret)
Damage Falloff (Alt Fire)

Attacks

Scrap Collector

Passive
Attack Type
Passive ability
Ammo
max. 200 scrap
Passive Buff
15 scrap per killed enemy (2 scrap every 0.5 seconds)
Collect scrap to gain resources.

Rivet Gun

Attack Type
Arcing projectile
Damage
70 dmg/projectile
Headshot Damage
140 dmg/projectile
Ammo
18 rounds
Rate of Fire
1.67 rounds/second
Projectile Speed
55 m/s
Reload Time
2 seconds
Torbjörn fires rivets at long range.

Rivet Gun Burst

Alternative Fire
Attack Type
Shrapnel projectiles
Damage
15 dmg/pellet (150 dmg/shot max.)
6 dmg/pellet (at max. falloff)
Headshot Damage
30 dmg/pellet (300 dmg/shot max.)
12 dmg/pellet (at max. falloff)
Ammo Usage
3 rounds/shot
Number of Pallets
10 pallets/shot
Rate of Fire
1.25 rounds/second
Projectile Speed
80 m/s
Falloff Range
7 to 20 m
Torbjörn ejects molten metal from his gun in a short, close-range burst.

Forge Hammer

Secondary Weapon
Attack Type
Melee attack
Damage
55 dmg
Healing
+50 hp per hit (turret only)
Rate of Fire
1.25 swings/second
Torbjörn uses his multipurpose hammer to build, upgrade and repair turrets. In a pinch, it can also be swung as a weapon.

Build Turret

Attack Type
Placeable auto-targeting hitscan turret
Damage
14 dmg/round
14 dmg/rocket
Health
150, 300, 800 hp (lvl1, lvl2, lvl3)
Rate of Fire
2, 4, 5 rounds/second (lvl1, lvl2, lvl3)
4 rockets/second (only lvl3)
Ammo
1 turret deployed max.
Max Range
40 m (turret)
Projectile Speed
Hitscan
Duration
Until destroyed or rebuild
Cooldown
8 seconds
Torbjörn constructs an enemy-tracking autocannon. He can use his Forge Hammer to repair or upgrade it, increasing its health and adding a second cannon barrel and a rocket launcher.

Armor Pack

Attack Type
Droppable team collectible
Buff
+75 armor
Ammo Usage
50 scrap/pack
Projectile Speed
12 m/s
Torbjörn deploys an armor upgrade; either he or his allies can pick it up to absorb some damage.

Molten Core

Ultimate
Attack Type
Self buff
Buff
Turret lvl 3
Repair and build rate +100%
Damage
127.5 dmg/projectile (primary fire)
150 dmg/pellet (secondary fire)
Headshot Damage
255 dmg/projectile (primary fire)
300 dmg/pellet (secondary fire)
Rate of Fire
+50%
Health
+300 armor
Duration
12 seconds
After overheating his personal forge, Torbjörn gains a significant amount of armor and scrap. He also attacks (and builds and repairs turrets) far faster than normal.

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

Pharah
Tracer

Synergy with

Orisa
Reinhardt

Weak against

Soldier: 76
Hanzo
Junkrat
Widowmaker
Orisa
Zarya
Ana
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