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Patch Notes

Added Medusa minimap icon Medusa!



  • Added a Haste button to the Flying Courier icon courier HUD element.
  • Added Mid Only game mode for private lobbies (disables other lanes and allows the same hero to be selected).
  • The Announcer Share dialog has been replaced with a Shared Content dialog.
  • Added a badge to the top bar to count the available shared items.
  • If shared content is available in a game, a message is now printed pregame.
  • Added Balanced Shuffle button to non-tournament private lobbies.
  • Added All Chat private lobby option for enabling voice chat among all players.
  • Fixed "Equip" appearing in the right click menu for some chests.


  • Fixed hearing the wrong announcer after equipping a new item in the loadout.
  • Fixed bugs with muting cobroadcasters causing other sounds to be muted.


  • The bots are now less likely to push with more heroes than what they deem necessary (less 5-man Dota). Probably needs some tuning.
  • Made bots slightly less self-concerned when considering defending an ally. Also made them more likely to jump in if they have a slow or stun.
  • Bots that are capable of jungling during the laning phase may now do so.
  • If purchasing an item from the Secret Shop would complete an item, desire for going there is now increased.
  • When their next item is purchasable, their desire to farm is significantly reduced.
  • Fixed bad tuning that was causing bots to almost never farm lanes.
  • Improved bot responsiveness to pings on Roshan Portrait Roshan.
  • Bots are now less likely to assume that humans will purchase Wards.
  • Renamed Doom Bringer to Doom minimap icon Doom.
  • Added the Treasure of Dark Implements with 7 new pieces of equipment.[1]
  • Added The Brood Queen Set.
  • Added The Obsidian Blade Set.
  • Added the Light of the Solar Divine set.
  • Minor texture changes for Drow Ranger minimap icon Drow Ranger.
  • Updated Windranger minimap icon Windranger's portrait animation.