Overwatch-Branded Truck Gets in Accident at PAX

The "Soldier 76" truck hit another car, and it happened to occur right next to Battleborn studio's head, Randy Pitchford.

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While the Overwatch Uber cars provided a stylish way to get around the PAX East convention this weekend, it's less impressive when one of them gets into a fender bender. A Ford F650 Supertruck bearing the Overwatch Solider: 76 branding hit the side of a car outside of the convention center late yesterday evening (via Shacknews).

The moment was captured by Gearbox Software's CEO, president, and co-founder Randy Pitchford. Pitchford was at the convention talking about his studio's game Battleborn, which is in many ways a direct competitor to Blizzard's Overwatch.

Pitchford noted that, although he tried to help, "They had it sorted. Fortunately, no one was hurt."

While it wasn't a severe accident, Pitchford also tweeted out the photo below showing the aftermath of the accident.

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We've reached out to Blizzard for any comment on the accident, but it seems that otherwise the "Uberwatch" promotion has gone on without any other incident.

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