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Patch Notes



  • Added sound effects to the Dashboard.
  • Added sound effects for various Tiny minimap icon Tiny deaths.
  • Updated Mjollnir icon Mjollnir sound effect.
  • Updated Maelstrom icon Maelstrom sound effect.


  • Items held by the courier are now included in a player's Net Worth.
  • Fixed the sorting of Teams List under the Community tab.
  • Fixed courier and ward previewing in the backpack.
  • Fixed the scrollbar being hidden when a schedule had a full page of tournaments in a single month.
  • Live games list now displays the game mode.
  • Fiery Soul of the Slayer's custom minimap icon only draws for the player that owns the item.
  • Re-positioned end game survey to not block the chat.
  • Teams that haven't played a team matchmaking game in the last 7 days will now show up as being "inactive" in WebAPI calls.
  • Improved performance of chat channels in the Dashboard.



  • Added Lion minimap icon Lion bot.
  • Added Omniknight minimap icon Omniknight bot.
  • Made a number of adjustments to loadouts and builds based on community feedback.
  • Bots now know how to use Rod of Atos icon Rod of Atos, Tranquil Boots icon Tranquil Boots, Abyssal Blade icon Abyssal Blade, Heaven's Halberd icon Heaven's Halberd, and Veil of Discord icon Veil of Discord.
  • Bots will no longer go to the Side Shop with a full inventory if they aren't willing to sell anything.
  • Generic summoned units (Necronomicon icon Necronomicon units, Illusions, etc) now have basic bot AIs, so they can act independently from their owner.
  • Fixed bots interrupting their teleports.
  • Bots will be less aggressive when they have stacks of Sticky Napalm icon Sticky Napalm on them.
  • Bots will now only use Refresher Orb icon Refresher Orb if they want to cast big ticket abilities.
  • Fixed Witch Doctor minimap icon Witch Doctor bot spam-toggling Voodoo Restoration icon Voodoo Restoration when he simply wanted to activate it.
  • Witch Doctor minimap icon Witch Doctor is less likely to use Death Ward icon Death Ward on units that are about to die anyways.
  • Bots now establish their lanes at 0:15 (changed from 0:30), which makes jungling the initial creep spawn eaiser without confusing them about what lane you're in.
  • Bots will no longer go for runes that may or may not be there if it's been a while since their spawn time.
  • When there are no wards up, bots are now smarter about only warding the closer rune location.


  • Added general support for importing any Ability/Spell related model. Currently just supporting Beastmaster minimap icon Beastmaster Boars.
  • Reworked the "View My Submissions" page to better handle a large number of submissions (sorting/pagination/bug fixes).
  • Fixed submission preview images not being set correctly.
  • Fixed a bug where updating an existing submission could set incorrect tags on the submission.
  • Disabled the Workshop in the Test client to prevent confusion.

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