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Patch Notes



  • Pausing in a practice or tournament game now prevents the team that paused from querying units, moving the camera or accessing the shop.
  • Added ability and item notes, detailed tooltips that will display only if ALT is pressed.
  • Adjusted Replay Highlight scene leadin time a bit.
  • Arcane Boots icon Arcane Boots now has 'mana' as a shop alias.
  • Wisp name change to Io minimap icon Io.
  • Added 10 second rewind button to replay controls.
  • Spectator Items panel now takes up less space and shows items ordered by value.
  • Steam friends can be added, removed, and friendship requests confirmed/ignored from within Dota 2.



  • Added Bounty Hunter minimap icon Bounty Hunter bot.
  • Significantly revised how Roam mode works.



  • Added the Treasure Key of the Cursed Wood and the Treasure Key of the Shaper Divine.
  • Several old keys have returned to the store along with a very low drop rate for some older community chests.
  • The current set of community crates will no longer expire, but their drop rate will be decreased over time and their rarity increased over time.
  • Added new sets for Brewmaster minimap icon Brewmaster, Lich minimap icon Lich, Riki minimap icon Riki, Juggernaut minimap icon Juggernaut, Beastmaster minimap icon Beastmaster, and Spectre minimap icon Spectre.
  • Added a couple new couriers!

Update 2

Update 3

  • Fixed not regaining control until after the unpause timer (3...2...1) ends.
  • Fixed Quill Spray icon Quill Spray vs damage block.
  • Bristleback minimap icon Bristleback:
  • Added "Select unit under mouse" keybind for spectators.
  • Fixed bots saying that they're roaming to "base" if they're roaming to a unit that's not currently in a lane.

Update 4