[V2.6.23] Patch Notes!

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Published on Tuesday, 16 October 2012 15:06

Dear Heroes,

There will be a Game Client Patch v2.6.23 on 17th October 2012, 0700 hrs - 0959 hrs (GMT +8)
Game Service will be unavailable during this time. Players are advised to logout before this time. 
*Downtime may be extended without prior notice due to unforeseen circumstances.*

New Alt Avatar:
Priestess Hellbringer
New Taunt:
Frankie Pebbles
New Taunt:
Mummy Gauntlet
New Announcer:
Seductive Pack
Priestess Hellbringer Frankie Pebbles Mummy Gauntlet Seductive Pack

 

Version 2.6.23
Celebrate Halloween all October long with a slew of monstrously themed content.

== New Content == 

  • Added a new Limited Edition Hellbringer Alt Avatar: Priestess Hellbringer
    • The dark deamon-summoning Priestess Hellbringer has arrived in Newerth bringing a powerful new Malphas along with her. This Limited Edition avatar will only be here for a short time before returning to her hidden lair, so get this vision of dark summoner.
    • Scheduled to be released on 17th October 2012
  • Added a new HoNaween Pebbles Alt Avatar: Frankie Pebbles
    • What happens when Igor gets left to his own experiments in the lab? He makes himself into a better man of course! Get Frankie Pebbles and see how big of a man you really are!
    • Scheduled to be released during Bangkok International Game Festival 2012
  • Added a new Gauntlet Avatar: Mummy Gauntlet
    • This avatar has Gauntlet all wrapped up for Halloween. Stretch out a hand for your friends and get ready to bandage up your enemies when this new avatar releases.
    • Scheduled to be released on 19th October 2012
  • Added New Announcer Pack: Seductive Pack
    • Designed by HoN community member Sell..bringing Sexy Back into HoN one announcer at a time!
    • Scheduled to be released on 19th October 2012



== General ==

  • Halloween has made its mark on Newerth!
    • Pumpkins have grown around the map
    • The world sounds much spookier
    • The days are more golden, while the nights are even darker... beware!
    • Ghosts now haunt the bases
    • The Halloween Spirit has infected the lane creeps and powerups
    • Frankenkongor is alive! HE'S ALIVE!!! (He also really really likes Pumpkins)
    • Wards of Sight and Wards of Revelation now give off a much softer light...
    • Keeper of the Forest can create a pumpkin patch
    • Kuldra's Sheeptick's chattering teeth are much sharper
  • The following have been enabled for tournament rules:
    • Hero- Ellonia
    • Hero- Riftwalker
    • Hero- Bramble
    • Hero- Ravenor
    • Hero- Prophet
    • Hero- Rally
    • Item- Icon of the Goddess
    • Item- Sacrificial Stone
  • Fixed particles following Soulstealer after teleporting.
  • Fixed losing mana if you were using an "active mana cost" Ability ( e.g. Scout's Vanish ) and swapping Steamboots.

== Items == 

Added 5 new items: LightbrandSearing LightFrozen LightGrimoire of Power, and Dawnbringer

Lightbrand

  • Recipe: Neophytes Book (1000g) + Apprentice's Robe (450g) + Light Brand Recipe (750g) - Total Cost 2200g
  • Applies Burning in a 200 radius on attack for 3 seconds which deals 8 Magic Damage per second. Stacks up to 3 times.
  • +16 Intelligence
  • +3 Mana Regeneration


Searing Light

  • Recipe: Lightbrand (2200g) + Firebrand (2200g) - Total Cost 4400g
  • Applies Burning in a 200 radius on attack for 3 seconds which deals 12 Magic Damage per second. Stacks up to 3 times.
  • +16 Agility
  • +16 Intelligence
  • +14% Movement Speed
  • +20 Attack Speed
  • +5 Mana Regeneration

Frozen Light

  • Recipe: Lightbrand (2200g) + Icebrand (2200g) - Total Cost 4400g
  • On attack applies Chilled to target which slows movement speed by 3% per charge for 3.5 seconds if wielded by a melee hero, or 2 seconds if wielded by a ranged hero. Adds one charge per application. Maximum of 3 charges.
  • Applies Burning in a 200 radius on attack for 3 seconds which deals 12 Magic Damage per second. Stacks up to 3 times.
  • +16 Strength
  • +16 Intelligence
  • +10 Damage
  • +5 Mana Regeneration

Grimoire of Power

  • This book holds the wisdom of the ancients. Within its pages are multiple means to power, by both vice and virtue. Ancient formulas to unlock the secrets of man and demon are encrypted within its pages for those who dare to release it from within the Blessed Orb.
  • Recipe: Lightbrand (2200g) + Blessed Orb (2100g) + Grimoire of Power Recipe (700g) - Total Cost 5000g
  • Passively increases all damage done by you by 15%. Applies Burning on attack for 3 seconds which deals 40 Magic Damage per second to target and 200 radius around it. Does not stack.
  • +10 Strength
  • +10 Agility
  • +26 Intelligence
  • +4 Mana Regeneration

Dawnbringer

  • Recipe: Lightbrand (2200g) + Frostbrand (2200g) + Firebrand (2200g) - Total Cost 6600g
  • On attack applies Chilled to target which slows movement speed by 3% percharge for 3.5 seconds if wielded by a melee hero, or 2 seconds if wielded by a ranged hero. Adds one charge per application. Maximum of 3 charges.
  • Applies Burning in a 200 radius on attack for 3 seconds which deals 16 Magic Damage per second. Stacks up to 3 times.
  • +18 Strength
  • +18 Agility
  • +18 Intelligence
  • +15 Damage
  • +16% Movespeed
  • +25 Attack Speed
  • +6 Mana Regeneration

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