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Version History[]

Version
Description
  • Reduced Upheaval cooldown from 50/46/42/38 to 35 on each level.
Level 15 right talent changed: 40 Upheaval damage per second ➜ 10 Upheaval attack speed bonus per second for allies. [?]
  • Reduced base Strength attribute symbol.png strength from 26 to 24.
  • Shadow Word
    • Increased damage/heal per second from 15/25/35/45 to 18/27/36/45.
    • Reduced duration from 12 to 10.
  • Increased turn rate from 0.5 to 0.6.
  • Upheaval
    • Reduced cast time from 0.5 to 0.4.
    • Reduced radius from 650 on each level to 500/550/600/650.
    • Rescaled movement speed slow increase per second from 7%/14%/21%/28% to 12%/17%/22%/27%.
    • Rescaled maximum movement speed slow from 84% on each level to 40%/60%/80%/100%.
    • Reduced max channel time from 16 on each level to 10/12/14/16.
    • [U] Reduced slow update interval from 0.5 to 0.033. [?]
  • Aghanim's Scepter icon.png Aghanim's Scepter upgrade:
  • Aghanim's Shard icon.png Aghanim's Shard upgrade:
    • Shadow Word
      • Now also turns it into an area-targeted ability with a 450 radius.
      • Reduced movement speed change from 20% to 10%.
  • Talents:
Level 10 left talent changed: +150 cast range ➜ +50 Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem movement speed.
Level 15 left talent: -5.5s Shadow Word cooldown reduced to -5s.
Level 15 right talent changed: +8 armor ➜ 40 Upheaval damage per second.
Level 20 left talent changed: 500 AoE Shadow Word ➜ +25 Shadow Word damage/heal.
Level 20 left talent: 300 AoE Shadow Word increased to 500 AoE.
  • Increased Shadow Word cast range from 450/550/650/750 to 450/600/750/900.
  • Talents:
Level 10 left talent: +175 cast range reduced to +150.
Level 10 right talent: +4% Fatal Bonds shared damage reduced to +3%.
Level 15 left talent: -7s Shadow Word cooldown reduced to -5.5s.
Level 15 right talent: +10 armor reduced to +8.
Level 20 left talent: 375 AoE Shadow Word reduced to 300 AoE.
Level 25 left talent: +100% Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem magic resistance reduced to +80%.
Level 25 right talent: +25 Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem armor reduced to +20.
  • Reduced Shadow Word cast time from 0.5 to 0.4.
  • Talents:
Level 10 left talent: +150 cast range increased to +175.
Level 20 left talent: 300 AoE Shadow Word increased to 375 AoE.
  • Talents:
Level 15 right talent changed: +35% experience gain ➜ +10 armor.
  • Talents:
Level 15 right talent: +50% experience gain reduced to +35%.
  • Talents:
Level 15 right talent: +60% experience gain reduced to +50%.
Level 25 left talent changed: Spell immune Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem ➜ +100% Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem magic resistance.
  • Fatal Bonds
    • Now prioritises units that do not have the Fatal Bonds debuff yet. [?]
    • No longer binds, and can no longer be cast on Roshan icon.png Roshan.
    • Increased cooldown from 24/22/20/18 to 36/30/24/18.
  • Reduced Fatal Bonds shared damage from 13%/17%/21%/25% to 12%/16%/20%/24%.
  • Talents:
Level 10 right talent: +5% Fatal Bonds shared damage increased to +4%.
  • Fatal Bonds
    • Increased number of targets from 3/4/5/6 to 6 on each level.
    • Reduced shared damage from 25% on each level to 13%/17%/21%/25%.
  • Aghanim's Scepter icon.png Aghanim's Scepter upgrade:
  • Talents:
Level 25 right talent: +20 Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem armor increased to +25.
  • Increased base Intelligence attribute symbol.png intelligence from 22 to 25.
  • Reduced Upheaval mana cost from 100/110/120/130 to 70/90/110/130.
  • Shadow Word
    • Reduced cast range from 525/600/675/750 to 450/550/650/750.
    • Increased mana cost from 90/110/130/150 to 120/130/140/150.
  • Talents:
Level 10 left talent: +125 cast range increased to +150.
Level 15 right talent: +40% experience gain increased to +60%.
Level 20 left talent: 250 AoE Shadow Word increased to 300 AoE.
  • Increased turn rate from 0.4 to 0.5.
  • Increased base health regeneration from 0 to 1.5.
  • Increased base mana regeneration from 0.01 to 0.9.
  • Reworked talents:
Old:
Level 10: +6 all stats or +20% experience gain
Level 15: -4s Shadow Word cooldown or +150 cast range
Level 20: Summon a Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem on death [?]. or +350 health
Level 25: +15 Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem armor or Spell immune Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem
New:
Level 10: +125 cast range or +5% Fatal Bonds shared damage
Level 15: -7s Shadow Word cooldown or +40% experience gain
Level 20: 250 AoE Shadow Word [?] or Summon a Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem on death [?].
Level 25: Spell immune Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem or +20 Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem armor
  • Chaotic Offering
    • Increased mana cost from 250/350/450 to 250/375/500.
    • Increased cooldown increased from 165 to 170.
  • Increased Strength attribute symbol.png strength gain from 2.5 to 2.8.
  • Reduced base health regeneration from 0.25 to 0.
  • Increased Chaotic Offering mana cost from 200/300/400 to 250/350/450.
  • Talents:
Level 20 left talent: -30s respawn time ➜ Summon a Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem on death [?].
  • Talents:
Level 10 right talent: +15% experience gain increased to +20%.
Level 15 left talent changed: +20 movement speed ➜ -4s Shadow Word cooldown.
Level 15 right talent: +125 cast range increased to +150.
Level 10: +6 all stats or +15% experience gain
Level 15: +20 movement speed or +125 cast range
Level 20: -30s respawn time or +350 health
Level 25: +15 Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem armor or Spell immune Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem
  • Reduced Fatal Bonds cooldown from 25 on each level to 24/22/20/18.
  • Increased Shadow Word cast range from 500 on each level to 525/600/675/750.
  • Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem
    • Flaming Fists
      • Increased proc chance from 40% to 100%.
      • Reduced damage from 80/115/150 to 40/50/60.
  • Fatal Bonds
    • Increased cast range from 800 to 900.
    • Increased search radius from 575 to 700.
  • Shadow Word is now castable on spell immune allies.
  • Flaming Fists
    • Changed damage type from magical to pure (this causes it to pierce spell immunity again).
    • Reduced damage from 100/150/200 to 80/115/150.
  • Increased Shadow Word duration from 9 to 11.
  • Reduced Upheaval cooldown from 50 on each level to 50/46/42/38.
  • Increased Upheaval max channel time from 12 to 16.
  • Increased Shadow Word damage/heal per second from 10/20/30/40 to 15/25/35/45.
  • Fatal Bonds
    • Increased number of units bonded from 2/3/4/5 to 3/4/5/6.
    • Increased cast range from 600 to 800.
  • Reduced Upheaval cooldown from 65 to 50.
  • Reduced Fatal Bonds cooldown from 30 to 25.
  • Added Aghanim's Scepter icon.png Aghanim's Scepter upgrade for Warlock minimap icon.png Warlock:
    • Increases Chaotic Offering number of golems from 1 to 2, with a 0.3 second spawn delay between each other. Each golem deals radius damage and stun upon spawning.
    • Reduces Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golems' health from 900/1200/1500 to 450/600/750, attack damage from 50/75/100 to 26/38/51 and gold bounty from 100/150/200 to 50/75/100.
  • Fatal Bonds
    • Reduced number of units bonded from 5 on each level to 2/3/4/5.
    • Increased shared damage from 3.75%/7.5%/11.25%/15% to 15% on each level.
  • Increased Upheaval cooldown from 20 to 65.
  • Shadow Word
    • Fixed some performance issues.
    • Fixed the status buff/debuff icon lasting 2 seconds too long (visual only)
    • Fixed being able to attack and deny allies affected by a healing Shadow Word.
  • Shadow Word
    • Changed damage type from Pure to Magical.
    • Increased damage per second from 8/16/24/32 to 10/20/30/40.
  • Enemy heroes affected by Shadow Word can now be denied when their health drops below 25%.
  • Reduced movement speed from 305 to 295.
  • Fixed Fatal Bonds status debuff icon not showing on illusions.
  • Shadow Word
    • Fixed status buff/debuff icon not showing on illusions.
    • Reduced cast range from 600 to 500.
    • Reduced damage per second from 9/18/27/36 to 8/16/24/32.
    • Increased cooldown from 22 to 24.
  • Increased Chaotic Offering cooldown from 130 to 165.
  • Fatal Bonds
    • Added a visible status debuff icon.
    • Reduced shared damage from 6%/12%/18%/24% to 5%/10%/15%/20%.
  • Reduced Shadow Word damage per second from 10/20/30/40 to 9/18/27/36.
  • Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golems
    • Reduced health from 1000/1600/2200 to 900/1400/1800
    • Reduced armor from 5/10/15 to 5/7/10.
  • Created.

Patch History[]

Patch
Description
  • Added a sound limiter to Shadow Word cast and target sound events, to prevent them from getting too loud when cast with the AoE Talent talent.
  • Updated Fatal Bonds description to state causing a percentage of the damage dealt instead of the value.
    • The value is now instead displayed on its own as shared damage.
  • Removed hero from New Player List pool.
  • Fixed broken cosmetic meshes.
  • Update 2
    • Updated default item build.
  • Fixed Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem health tooltip displaying the wrong values from the previous patch.
  • Added smoke particles to the default and custom lantern loadout slot items.
  • Added new aggressive stance and new animations for cosmetics.
  • Adjusted custom Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem hitboxes to be more consistent with default models.
  • Updated Upheaval ability tooltip to state that it can be channeled for up to 16 seconds.
  • Fixed Flaming Fists not dealing damage to the primary attack target.
  • Updated various hero related sound effects.
  • Fixed default hero model missing its pants.
  • Added overhead healing messages.
  • Fixed having 1 more armor than intended.
  • Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem
    • Fixed unit from breaking Disguise.
    • Fixed unit attributes tooltip not showing the correct values.
    • Fixed damage done to player-controlled units not showing up in combat log.
  • Added a new alternate attack animation.
  • Summoned units now draw larger on the minimap.
  • Added a missing model for effects.
  • Increased Warlock Golem icon.png Warlock Golem size slightly.
  • Fatal Bonds
    • Fixed ability not including the primary target.
    • Fixed ability having incorrect interactions with Spellblock.
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