Sombra is Overwatch’s infamous hacker, she uses her incredibly versatile inventory of abilities to manipulate people to get exactly what she wants. Sombra loves a challenge and has an insatiable desire to break into places where she is forbidden to go. Her cybernetic graft, located throughout her spine, enables her to hack other characters and objects simply through touch. This, combined with Sombra’s incredible capacity to turn invisible makes her one of Overwatch’s finest stealth characters. Once she has infiltrated the enemy back lines, she is able to easily hack targets, which makes them considerably easier to take down. When you add this to her EMP ultimate ability, which virtually disables anybody situated close to her, she is a real force to be reckoned with.
In order for anybody to become an adept Sombra player, it is essential to identify when to dive behind enemy lines, which targets are the most important to focus your hacks upon and precisely when to use them. Another crucial element that is essential to master is ensuring that all enemy health packs are being continually hacked, preventing them from being used in team fights. Identifying the optimal time to translocate from a battle is a vital component of any player’s arsenal, after all, Sombra has a very limited amount of hit points and so she can be taken down fairly quickly. The EMP hack is a huge area of effect ability which is a real game changer when utilized at the correct moment, it can very quickly sway the tide of a battle, making Sombra a real game changer if used correctly.