Release Notes - V.39 Update

Major Features

  • Morigesh has been released!
  • The Monolith map has been updated!
    • Jungle layout update:
      • Jungle flow has been streamlined and improved.
      • Camps have been re-positioned.
      • Amberlink relocated.
    • Collision has been greatly improved throughout the map.
    • Prime Guardian and Raptor pathways are more similar.
      • Provides more equal ground near Midlane.
    • Fog walls have been improved.
    • Grass is enabled for high settings.
  • Hot Rod Howitzer Skin Variations
    • Founders will recieve both the Orchid and Sanguine Skin Variations for free upon logging in.


  • Raptors Update
    • The Raptor camp no longer reinforces one at a time.
      • Raptor camp will begin respawning four minutes after all Raptors have been destroyed. Only after all Raptors have been destroyed, spawning four minutes later.
      • Raptor melee attacks will now only damage their primary target.
    • Increased Max Level for from 5 to 15.
    • Now levels up every 2 minutes, gaining health with each level.
      • Raptors stop leveling after 30 minutes.
    • Stat Changes
      • Reduced Raptor CP Bounty from 1000 to 800.
      • Reduced Raptor Base Health from 3500 to 1450.
      • Implemented Health Per Level scaling for Raptors, gaining 125 health per level (every 2 minutes).
  • Prime Guardian Update
    • Prime Guardian respawn time reduced from 480 seconds to 420 seconds.
    • Now levels up every 2 minutes, gaining health with each level.
    • Increased Max Level from 5 to 15.
    • Stat Changes
      • Reduced Prime Guardian base health from 12000 to 8625.
      • Implemented Health Per Level scaling for Prime, gaining 325 health per level (every 2 minutes).
  • Prime Orb Update
    • Reduced duration of Prime Buff from 180 seconds to 150 seconds.
    • Updated Prime Orb buff (See cards).
  • River Buff Update
    • Updated vision rules.
    • River Buff will now update every 2:00 minutes regardless of whether it had been destroyed previously.


  • Weekly Card Pack
  • Prime Card Rework
    • Stat Changes
    • All Prime Cards now have the same Unique Passive effects (below).
      • Restore 3% of your Max Health and 3% of your Max Mana every second if no damage has been taken in the last 6 seconds.
      • Nearby minions have their Max Health doubled.
      • All friendly ranged minions are granted Deathtouch for the next 30 seconds. (Minions with Deathtouch will instantly kill any enemy Minion they attack).
      • Abilities and Basic attacks deal 20% more damage.
  • Satori Cloak Update
    • Satori Cloak no longer shreds armor from Structures.
  • Update to Stinger Boost
    • Bonus damage buff will now activate on ability cast instead of on ability hit.
    • Stinger boost will no longer trigger on toggled hero abilities (Grim’s Suppression Mode and Narbash’s Song of My People).
    • Stinger Boost audio no longer plays globally.
  • Divine Shield update
    • Now blocks Prime Guardian's Abilities.
  • Ash of the Witch update
    • Slow can only be applied once every 2 seconds.


  • Polish and Bug Fixing
    • Fixed a bug which caused Heroes to lose animations when jumping or using abilities.

Hero Portrait Aurora Aurora

  • Hoarfrost
    • Ice spikes will now correctly show team color.
  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • FX polish for Frozen Simulacrum.
    • Fixed an issue which caused Aurora to somtimes be launched into the air.
    • Fixed an issue with Aurora’s ice stairs animation.
      • Ice stairs will now appear correctly.

Hero Portrait Lt. Belica Lt. Belica

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Updated her salute animation.

Hero Portrait Countess Countess

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed glowing blades visual effect after leaving the shadowplane.

Hero Portrait Crunch Crunch

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed various visual effects issues.

Hero Portrait Feng Mao Feng Mao

  • Conversion Shield
    • Feng Mao's Conversion Shield animation can now be canceled after the shield is applied.

Hero Portrait Gadget Gadget

  • Speed Gate
    • Gadget's Speed Gate now becomes active after .15 seconds once it hits the ground, down from .5 seconds.
  • Tesla Dome
    • Polish and Bug Fixing
      • Will now appear in the Death Recap screen.
      • Will now deal damage to the core and towers.
      • Invisible wards will only be damaged if they are visible.

Hero Portrait Gideon Gideon

  • Torn Space
    • Will no longer close immediately if Gideon teleports into a root effect.

27px Grim.exe

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed a bug preventing Grim.EXE's Suppression Mode from slowing minions.

Hero Portrait Howitzer Howitzer

  • Slow Grenade
    • Howitzer's Slow Grenades now become active .1 seconds once they hit the ground, down from .5 seconds.
  • Make it Rain
    • Howitzer post-ultimate directional leap is now more forgiving.

Hero Portrait Khaimera Khaimera

  • Polish and Bug fixing
    • Improved responsiveness of basic attacks after activating Unleashed

Hero Portrait Kwang Kwang

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed issue where spark visual effects appear on Kwang's sword when running against walls.
    • Fixed a bug which caused Kwang's Judgment of the Heavens to turn Prime Guardian invisible.
    • Fixed a bug causing Kwang's Ultimate to cancel if he teleports into a root effect.

Hero Portrait Morigesh Morigesh

  • Added Dark Heart Skin to in-game store.
  • Added Cloud Bringer emote to in-game store.

Hero Portrait Murdock Murdock

  • Buckshot, Move Along and Static Trap are now Quick Cast
    • Quick Cast - Instant cast unless button is held down.
  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Improved responsiveness on abilities across the board.
    • Default Murdock's Blue variant has been tweaked to look less like the original skin.

Hero Portrait Muriel Muriel

  • Reversal of Fortune
    • Removed soft cooldown if she is interrupted before acitvation.
    • Muriel can no longer use Reversal of Fortune while in the air.

Hero Portrait Riktor Riktor

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed a bug allowing Riktor to cancel his Riplash animation if he pulls an enemy.

Hero Portrait Serath Serath

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fix for Serath facial animations during hit reactions.

Hero Portrait Sevarog Sevarog

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed Sevarog's Collosal Blow ability turning all player's screens green.
    • Sevarog's Hollow Praise emote now has audio.

Hero Portrait Sparrow Sparrow

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed Sparrow's low health vocal effort sound contiously playing after she has been healed.

Hero Portrait TwinBlast TwinBlast

  • Polish & Bug Fixing
    • Fixed cloth clipping while rotating Twinblast.
    • Updated respawn animation.


  • Daily Login Reward
    • Changed the day 3 reward from a Silver Chest to 500 Coins.
      • This is to replace the 500 Coins that were previously handed out during through a player’s level progression.
  • Minimap Update
    • The minimap has been updated to match the new Monolith map.
    • Hero minimap icons have been updated.
      • New icons should be much clearer and easier to read.
  • Card Notification Update:
    • Players can now toggle on/off options for seeing an added item, completed item, and discarded item in their chat window.
  • Loot Crate Update
    • Hot Rod Howtizer Orchid Skin Variation added to Loot Crates.
    • Hot Rod Howitzer Sanguine Skin Variation added to Loot Crates.
  • Polish and Bux fixing
    • Minion death FX optimization, fixes, and tweaks.
    • Fixed some hitches in tutorial level when leveling up Gideon’s Cosmic Rift.
    • Fixed bug that allowed dead players to still see enemies that after their team had lost vision.
    • The Loot Crate screen is now in 3D.
    • Minor tweaks to hero zoom.
    • Characters will no longer experience controller input while Settings menu is open.
    • Targeting brackets will now appear on stealthed enemy heroes when players have vision of them.


  • Bot update
    • Bots will attempt to last hit minions now.
    • Updated bots awareness to towers/tower range.
    • Player usage of team-comms now has greater influence on bot decisions.
    • Bot hero selection is now improved.