Official Launch Patch on 29 June

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Published on Tuesday, 28 June 2011 17:15

Dear players,

We are launching Garena Heroes of Newerth on 29 June morning. We will have a launch patch from 7:00AM to 11:00AM. The patch consists the following features:

    1.    Match Making region selection. You can choose to play with players from Singapore, Malaysia or Philippines.
    2.    New servers! Server categories will be separated into REG (previous GREG servers), Malaysia VIP, Singapore VIP and Philippines VIP (new!).
    3.    A VIP system which gives extra privileges to Very Important Players.
    4.    New Alternative Couriers available. You can customize your couriers into chicken, dragon or even penguin.
    5.    New Taunt available.  Gore Taunt, the bloody finish to a successful taunt!
    6.    Two more new hero avatars: Mutant Parasite and King Ra.
    7.    PSR MMR compression and a stat reset.

View Frequent Asked Questions here

What is going to happen on 29 June:

When you log in Garena Heroes of Newerth, a message will popup and ask you to update your HoN. Click Yes and the game will be updated automatically.

In case the update message does not appear, hit Ctrl+F8 and type the command
Upd_checkforupdates 1

Expected Server Down Time:

7:00 to 16:00, GMT+8, 29 June 2011

- Downtime extended to 16:00. Sorry for the delay. We will run double match making coin in the next few weeks to compensate the downtime.

How to Get Your VIP:

1. If you are a closed beta player, go and get your closed beta key to redeem two weeks VIP for free tomorrow! (Not valid for the beta keys from MOL, E-Factory online pins and Offgamer)
2. We are running a 50% off on VIPs in the first two weeks! Get one month VIP as low as 144 Shells.