HAL-Fred Glitchbot

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HAL-Fred Glitchbot
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HAL-Fred Glitchbot in Hollywood as the Payload objective.

Film director
Hollywood, USA
Quotation page

HAL-Fred Glitchbot is a famous[1] omnic[2] film director, producer, and screenwriter. Among his works is the film They Came From Beyond The Moon.[3]

While in Hollywood, Glitchbot came under assault by anti-omnic forces. Overwatch was brought in to protect him.[1]


  • Glitchbot can be heard as a voice inside the car payload on the Hollywood map.[2]
  • His name is a possible wordplay on English director Alfred Hitchcock and/or HAL-9000 from 2001: A Space Odyssey.


  1. 1.0 1.1 2015-11-07, THE WORLD OF OVERWATCH. Blizzpro, accessed on 2015-11-17
  2. 2.0 2.1 2015-11-07, Overwatch: What’s New | Summary. Blizzplanet, accessed on 2015-11-10
  3. 2015-10-30, Possible Content Teaser, Overwatch Strings Datamining - New Hero, Progression, Hero Customization, Achievements. Overpwn, accessed on 2015-11-05