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  1. #161
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    Quote Originally Posted by Hyeonh View Post
    There's no point in renaming him, the names iconic now and the damage already done, keep the name as the general playerbase and fans usually won't have the employee come to their mind first over the cowboy. All it boils down to is a useless pr stunt where they're saying "Hey guys we're good people and pat us on the back for this change!"
    The name is hardly iconic.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Darththeo View Post
    The name is hardly iconic.
    thats some huge cope

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    Quote Originally Posted by Delever View Post
    thats some huge cope
    How is the name "iconic"? Tracer is the closest to an iconic name in the game.
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    Through power I gain victory. Through victory my chains are broken. The Force shall set me free.
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  4. #164
    Quote Originally Posted by Darththeo View Post
    How is the name "iconic"? Tracer is the closest to an iconic name in the game.
    The game has been out for almost 6 years and he was part of the OG cast. Honestly, at release, blizzard did such a good job of connecting people with the characters that all of the OG characters are iconic and any name change would feel weird af. After almost 6 years of calling this character mc Cree nobody is just suddenly going to start calling him Pedro or w.e the fuck they have planned. It's not like they just released sojourn for example and a couple months later decide to change her name. This is a character that existed since the beginning of the game and has established lore and identity. Not to mention he is one of the most popular characters in the game.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Delever View Post
    The game has been out for almost 6 years and he was part of the OG cast. Honestly, at release, blizzard did such a good job of connecting people with the characters that all of the OG characters are iconic and any name change would feel weird af. After almost 6 years of calling this character mc Cree nobody is just suddenly going to start calling him Pedro or w.e the fuck they have planned. It's not like they just released sojourn for example and a couple months later decide to change her name. This is a character that existed since the beginning of the game and has established lore and identity. Not to mention he is one of the most popular characters in the game.
    And the lore has implied his name isn't really Jesse McCree.

    And that doesn't prove it is "iconic"
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    Through power I gain victory. Through victory my chains are broken. The Force shall set me free.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Darththeo View Post
    And the lore has implied his name isn't really Jesse McCree.

    And that doesn't prove it is "iconic"
    So what exactly makes an iconic name for you if not what I mentioned ?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Delever View Post
    So what exactly makes an iconic name for you if not what I mentioned ?
    When I think iconic Overwatch name, the only character that fits that description is Tracer.
    Tracer is the cover character. Tracer has appeared in more CGI trailers/scenes than any other character.
    Tracer is explicitly involved in 2 of the 3 anniversary stories (being her first mission, and as mission led).

    Just because something was a part of something for a long time doesn't suddenly grant it iconic status. All it means it has been around for a long time.
    Peace is a lie. There is only passion. Through passion I gain strength. Through strength I gain power.
    Through power I gain victory. Through victory my chains are broken. The Force shall set me free.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zigrifid View Post
    so i guess everyone in REAL LIFE that are named McCree should change their name? wtf is this shit
    You do understand that the game character Jesse McCree was named in honor of a real life human being, Jesse McCree, who Blizzard no longer wants to be associated with.

    Right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Darththeo View Post
    When I think iconic Overwatch name, the only character that fits that description is Tracer.
    Tracer is the cover character. Tracer has appeared in more CGI trailers/scenes than any other character.
    Tracer is explicitly involved in 2 of the 3 anniversary stories (being her first mission, and as mission led).

    Just because something was a part of something for a long time doesn't suddenly grant it iconic status. All it means it has been around for a long time.
    Aw c'mon. Not just Tracer.


    Winston too!

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