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Patch Notes


  • CM Time Penalty change from 20/50/90 to 30/70/110.
  • Fixed it being possible to find out where enemy player cameras were looking.
  • Prepared Dota 2 for VAC support.


  • Added support for forming and managing Guilds. You can invite, kick, promote, and demote members. They have a guild message that can be edited, a logo, and a chat channel. We'll be continuing with development of additional Guild functionality!
  • Added the ability to open a party to a guild, which allows members of a specified guild to freely join the party. Players can browse open guild parties that are available to them.
    • NOTE: Guilds will remain disabled on the main client this week. They should be fully live next week.
  • Quick Cast moved to separate keybindings, instead of sharing autocast's bindings.
  • Quick Cast can now be used on the minimap.
  • Private lobbies can now specify the Dota TV delay between 10 seconds and two minutes. Six minute delay is available for league lobbies.
  • The list of matchmaking regions is now sorted by distance from the user. Closer regions will be at the top of the list.
  • The matchmaking system will now notify players if a region they wish to play in has gone offline for maintenance.
  • Removed spectator item popups for Observer Ward icon Observer Ward/Sentry Ward icon Sentry Ward, Animal Courier icon Animal Courier/Flying Courier icon Flying Courier, and Dust of Appearance icon Dust of Appearance.
  • Fixed Aegis of the Immortal icon Aegis of the Immortal reclaim message popping up erroneously.


  • Updates and minor revisions to some Zeus minimap icon Zeus, Alchemist minimap icon Alchemist, and Pugna minimap icon Pugna ability SFX.
  • Added -nomicsettings launch option for users of external voice chat software.


  • Fixed a crash that could occur on multi-core CPUs.
  • Fixed a crash when returning from alt-tab.
  • Fixed an audio problem that could occur when disabling the active audio device.


  • Added 7 pages of Main Event predictions.
  • Added Team Cup results page.


  • Fixed limited hero selection in Workshop In-Game test.
  • Added particle import step to some weapon importers that have gameplay-required particles attached to them (in-game particle preview not finished yet).