|Title||Siege Tank Operator|
|Release Date||March 13, 2014|
|Stats per level|
Sergeant Bama "the Hammer" Kowalski, the Siege Tank Operator, is a ranged specialist hero from the StarCraft universe. She has served some of the toughest tours around the Koprulu sector. The thunderous roar of her siege tank's shock cannon strikes fear right into the heart of the toughest of warriors... including some of her allies.
Sgt. Hammer can Siege up gaining increased range and adding splash damage. Deals more damage to distant targets.
Abilities[edit | edit source]
Talents[edit | edit source]
❢ Reward: After gathering 30 Regeneration Globes, you also gain 500 Health.
Activate to heal 35% of your max Health over 6 seconds.
Activate to gain 30% of your maximum Health as a Shield for 5 seconds.
Skins[edit | edit source]
- Siege Tank Operator
- Backstory: Sergeant Bama "the Hammer" Kowalski has served some of the toughest tours around the Koprulu sector. The roar of her siege tank's shock cannon strikes fear right into the heart of the toughest of warriors... including some of her allies.
- Backstory: With as many kills as she'd racked up on the battlegrounds of the Nexus, Sgt. Hammer deserved her promotion to Master Sergeant... even if she promoted herself.
- War World
- Backstory: The battle has raged across War World III for years. No one remembers who fired the first shot, but Sgt. Bama the Hammer is fully confident she'll be the one firing the last.
- Epic Skin Features: Themed abilities. War World mines have a different model, as does the rocket fired by the Blunt Force Gun.
- Sgt. Doomhammer
- Backstory: The Iron Demolisher is the pride of the orcish war machine. Sgt. Grimina Doomhammer was given the honor of piloting it in recognition of her years of service in the Arathi Basin battlefield.
- Epic Skin Features: Themed abilities. Her mines looks like barrels containing miniature iron stars, her napalm is Horde-themed, and her Blunt Force Gun fires a massive iron star. Many of her abilities have new sound effects.
- Note: This skin theme is part of a shared theme of other franchises merging into Warcraft skins.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Sgt. Hammer represents the siege tank unit from StarCraft (1998). After being introduced in Heroes of the Storm, she went on to appear in the co-op mode of StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void (2015).
- Sgt. Hammer is voiced by Courtenay Taylor.
- She is a replacement for the characters of Horace Warfield and Edmund Duke from previous builds.
- One of Sgt. Hammer's gag quotes references the British-American war film Full Metal Jacket.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Twitter: Courtenay Taylor
- 2013-11-11, Heroes of the Storm: Sixen Interviews Dustin Browder. YouTube, accessed on 2013-12-01
[edit | edit source]
- Sgt. Hammer - Heroes of the Storm
- Bama Kowalski - StarCraft Wikia
- Sgt. Hammer Build Guide on Icy Veins
- Sgt. Hammer Balance Changelog - Heroes Patch Notes
- Sgt. Hammer Sound Files - Sounds of the Storm