Patch 2.6.17 für Heroes of Newerth ist live und bringt uns eine Hand voll neuer Avatare und den neuen Hero Oogie zusätzlich ist Rally jetzt nicht mehr EA und für alle spielbar. Ansonsten gibt es nicht viel zu sagen zu diesem Patch. Am Rande möchte ich noch kurz den Dev Blog von Oogie erwähnen den ich nachfolgend verlinken werde. Den Rest der Patchnotes findet ihr wie immer in dieser News oder im offieziellen Forum. Viel “Spaß” mit dem neuen Hero.
== New Content ==
- Added new Early Access Hero: Oogie the Primalist
* Added new Limited Edition Early Access Oogie Alt Avatar: Haka
* Added new Premium Oogie Alt Avatar: Kurukuru
* Oogie is a melee Intelligence carry that builds damage through the scaling of mana. Between Conflagrate and Primal Surge, Oogie excels at dealing significant area of effect damage while sustaining high survivability as his manapool increases.
The 7 Deadly Sins Collector’s Edition Series Continues!
- 7 unique Deadly Sins Avatars are set to release over the course of 7 weeks
- Each of these Collector’s Edition Avatars will be available at limited quantities for a standard price
- Once quantities have been exhausted, these Avatars will assume special Collector’s Edition pricing: 800 Gold, unavailable for Silver – unlock these exclusive Avatars before they become rare Collector’s items!
- Collecting all 7 Deadly Sins Avatars will bestow a unique in-game effect on each of the 7 Deadly Sins Avatars!
- The Third Deadly Sin: Pride
* Added a new Collector’s Edition Jeraziah Avatar: Pride
* Envy and the Grimoire continue to find the weaknesses of men, and even the Leader of the Legion is not immune to the temptations. His fervent belief in his cause and his ability has always been his greastest strength, but it may now have become his greatest weakness. Like Father, Like Son?
* Releases 9/5/2012
- Added a new Pyromancer Community Selected Alt Avatar: Scorcher
* The pyromancers of the Legion are the undisputed masters of fire and the power of Sol, but occasionally the fire burns so hot and bright that it simply cannot be contained! Scorcher the pyromancer has arrived filled with unbridled power. Don’t just master the flame – Be the Flame!
* Releases on 08/31/2012
- Added a new Monkey King Skin: Harumon King
* From the East another Monkey King arrives! This fantastic skin shows that Monkey King is not limited to just one form on Newerth. The ancient god Harumon has risen from the East and joined his Simian brothers to destroy the Hellbourne demons!
* Releases on 09/03/2012
- Rally has been released to the general hero pool!
== Optimizations & Bug Fixes ==
- Graphics option changes will no longer take effect until Applied
- Parasite: Medium Model & Death Sounds re-added for Envy Parasite
- Legionnaire: Tooltip typo fixed
* 100/200/300/400% of base damage changed to 150/200/250/300% in Terrifying Charge