Zarya

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[e][h]Zarya
Defender of Russia
Zarya.jpg
Hero Information
Universe
Overwatch logo.png
Role
Warrior-icon.png
Attack
Ranged
Cost:
Release Date:
September 27, 2016
Stats
Attack Range:
4.5
Attacks Per Second:
4
Level Changed Stats
Initial
Change/Level
Attack Damage:
21
4%
Life:
2314
4%
Life Regen:
4.83
4%
Mana:
100
N/A
Mana Regen:
-2.5
N/A

Zarya (real name Aleksandra Zaryanova), the Defender of Russia, is a Ranged Warrior class hero in Heroes of the Storm. She was announced as the second Overwatch character in Heroes ahead of GamesCom 2016 (following Tracer, who was released in April).

Abilites[edit]

Starting Abilities[edit]

Particle Grenade
Particle Grenade.png
Ability: Skillshot
Affects: Enemies
Launch a particle grenade that deals damage to enemies within the area. Deals 50% damage to Structures.
Q
Cooldown Clock.png 8 per charge
Particle Grenade damage (per level):
 74 (+4%)
Personal Barrier
Personal Barrier.png
Ability: Shield
Affects: Self
Gain a shield that absorbs damage for 3 seconds.
W
Cooldown Clock.png 10
Personal Barrier shield (per level):
 582 (+4%)
Shield Ally
Shield Ally.png
Ability: Shield
Affects: Ally
Grants an allied Hero a shield that absorbs damage for 3 seconds.
E
Cooldown Clock.png 12
Shield Ally shield (per level):
 437 (+4%)

Heroic Abilities[edit]

Graviton Surge
Graviton Surge.png
Ability: Area of Effect
Affects: Enemies
Launch a gravity bomb that detonates after 1 second and draws enemy Heroes toward the center for 2.5 seconds.
R
Cooldown Clock.png 80
Expulsion Zone
Expulsion Zone.png
Ability: Area of Effect
Affects: Enemies
Launch a gravity bomb that deals damage and creates an expulsion zone for 3.5 seconds. Enemies who enter the affected area are knocked back and have their Movement Speed reduced by 50% for 1 second.
R
Cooldown Clock.png 45
Damage (per level):
 129 (+4%)

Combat Trait[edit]

Energy
EnergyHOS.png
Ability: Passive
Affects: Self
Each time Zarya's Personal Barrier or Shield Ally absorbs 10 (+4% per level) damage, her Energy is increased by 1. Each point of Energy increases Zarya's damage by 2%. After 0.5 seconds, Energy decays by 3 per second.

Talents[edit]

Talents
1
Particle Grenade.png
Shield Ally.png
Feel the Heat.png
EnergyHOS.png
4
Personal Barrier.png
Shield Ally.png
Speed Barrier.png
Defensive Shielding.png
7
Particle Grenade.png
Personal Barrier.png
Feel the Heat.png
EnergyHOS.png
10
Graviton Surge.png
Expulsion Zone.png
13
Personal Barrier.png
Spell Barrier.png
EnergyHOS.png
Pain Is Temporary.png
16
Particle Grenade.png
Shield Ally.png
Speed Barrier.png
EnergyHOS.png
20
Graviton Surge.png
Expulsion Zone.png
Particle Grenade.png
Unyielding Defender.png
Demolitions Expert
Quest: For every 5 enemy Heroes hit by Particle Grenade, its recharge rate lowers by 0.4375 seconds, up to 3.5 seconds.

Reward: Once Particle Grenade has hit 40 enemy Heroes, its radius is increased by 15%.


Strategy and Role[edit]

Lore[edit]

Aleksandra Zaryanova is one of the world's strongest women and was a promising athlete, but all that changed when the Siberian omnium reawakened. As a soldier in the Russian Defense Force, she now proudly uses her strength to protect the ones she loves.

Lore connections to other heroes[edit]

References[edit]