In a new Biography, it has been revealed that business magnate Elon Musk had once asked his former girlfriend and American actress Amber Heard to cosplay an Overwatch character Mercy back when they were still together around 2017-18.
The owner of Tesla, SpaceX, Neuralink, X Corp, and more, has confirmed this himself over social media by firsthand stating that Amber Heard did actually dress up as Mercy and “It was awesome”.
He further shared an actual picture of the actress dressed in the character’s costume, complete with the mini angel wings and the halo.
According to the biography, Amber Heard had allegedly commissioned the Mercy costume
Elon Musk Had Once Asked Amber Heard to Cosplay as Mercy From Overwatch
It is a well-known fact that Elon Musk is an avid gamer and enjoys playing video games. He recently declared that Diablo IV was a fantastic game and even praised Blizzard Entertainment and its team behind the title.
Not to forget that he stayed up all night playing Elden Ring due to stress after purchasing the social media platform Twitter, now known as X, according to Canadian singer Grimes who was also Musk’s partner at the time.
Now more interesting news has surfaced via an excerpt from his latest biography titled Elon Musk, written by renowned American author Walter Isaacson. The excerpt mentions that, while dating Amber Heard, Musk had requested her to cosplay as the Overwatch character Mercy for him.
The reason behind this as stated by Isaacson was simply that the actress reminded Musk of the Overwatch hero, no further elboration was provided on the matter.
Mercy is a Support hero who can also deal damage, she is a guardian angel to those who come under her care, and her real name is Dr. Angela Ziegler. She is a brilliant scientist who hails from Zürich, Switzerland and is a staunch advocate of peace.
Elon Musk was recently seen at the Valorant Champions 2023 which took place in Los Angeles, California, United States, along with Ben Affleck.