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Heroes of the StormMay 27, 2015 11:52 am CT

Heroes of the Storm hotfixes for May 27

Open beta’s in full swing and we’re only a few days from the official release of Heroes of the Storm on June 2 — so it makes sense that Blizzard is applying a final bit of polish before the big day. Today’s hotfixes are mostly bug fixes, including a nerf to Kael’Thas’ Living Bomb, which could previously be used to wipe out a cluster of opponents, a fix anyone not playing Kael’Thas is sure to appreciate. For all the details, check the full list of hotfixes below.

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Originally Posted by Spyrian (Official Post)


  • Fixed a crash that could occur when launching the Heroes client.
  • Resolved an issue which could cause machines using Intel HD 4600 graphics cards to experience framerate drops.

Heroes and Talents

  • Fixed an issue that could cause Rehgar players to permanently lose control of their Hero after coming under the effects Anub’arak’s Web Blast.
  • Sonya’s Whirlwind will no longer occasionally consume double the required Fury when spamming its Ability hotkey.
  • Kael’thas’ Chain Bomb and Ignite Talents will no longer apply Living Bomb to enemies that are already affected by another Living Bomb. The tooltip for these Talents will be clarified in a future patch.

User Interface

  • Fixed an issue that could cause the Heroes client to crash.
  • Fixed an issue that could allow the Allied Chat toggle message at the beginning of each game to remain clickable even after the text had faded off of the screen.
  • The font color for whisper messages has been changed back to fuchsia.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause text with diacritics to appear misaligned.

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