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  • Patch Notes - 10.07.2020

    Lyeshal is on PTO this week moving into a new house, but we've got the patch notes for our latest release ready for you!

    Content for the next several weeks has been added to the game. Here's what you'll find with this update:

    Updates
    • An issue preventing the next Onslaught event from appearing in game has been resolved - you can now preview the event's rewards from the Guild screen. This issue should not affect future events.
    • A new hero, 2* Ogre Alpha will be released with the Halloween event this year. This hero will become available to view within the Gallery on October 29 when the event goes live.
    Promotions and Events

    Over the next few weeks, look for announcements for these events:
    • Map 3 - Legion of Steel, with chances for Runic Golem and other Golems
    • Map 4 - Carta Hideout, exclusive rewards Dworkin's High Explosives and Duster armor set
    • Map 8 - Halamshiral, exclusive reward March of the Everlasting
    • Map 10 - Lost Dragon Bones, exclusive reward Vigilance
    • Map 13 - Serpent of Nevarra, exclusive rewards Mortalitasi Cowl, Mortalitasi Staff
    • Map 16 - Depths of Depravity, exclusive rewards Robes of the Architect, Belt of the Architect
    10/8/2020: Enjoy reduced Prestige Gear Slot costs for all heroes!

    10/16/2020: Onslaught Weight of the Crown, with banner stretch goal Tempest Sera and MVP rewards The Hand That Cuts, Vigilance, and Dalish Robes as featured prizes!
    Event bonuses: Nobility: +600% health and power, grant allies +100% health and power on death, gain +50% health and power on ally death.

    10/29/2020: The Halloween event returns. Catch the exclusive epic Blighted Halla, or brand new 2* Ogre Alpha in this limited time seasonal event!

    11/13/2020: Onslaught The Basin Beckons, with banner stretch goal Ogre Alpha and MVP rewards Axe of the Dragon Hunter, First Enchanter's Robes, and Talon of the Skies as featured prizes!
    Event bonuses: +500% Health and Power for Avvar, extra +100% for Jaws of Hakkon. Avvar deal 30% bonus damage vs Jaws of Hakkon.

    11/19/2020: Enjoy double Potion Inventory for the week, and keep any leftovers when the promotion ends!

    11/26/2020: Thanksgiving Week festivities! Collect a cornucopia of Harvest Packs and be showered with Purple Rain all week long!

    Announcements
    If you haven't seen it yet, check out the Q4 Sneak Peek for a glimpse into the upcoming new releases through the end of the year.

    We're evaluating the current playerbase size in relation to our PVP reward brackets. While we do not anticipate making any changes to the tiers through the end of this year, alterations are likely to take place early next year to better reflect the current state of the game. It's no secret that the playerbase isn't what it once was, but we would still like to keep the brackets at meaningful capacity. We are still here for you and want to make sure that competitive spirit remains!

    We are currently working on a new client release, which will be focused on an upgrade to the Unity engine supporting the game. While we do not have a estimated timeframe for this release due to the complexities involved in an engine upgrade, this will allow us to continue supporting the game for some time to come, especially on newer devices where 64-bit applications are required. We hope to sneak in a few other quality-of-life improvements as part of this. As more details become available, we'll keep you posted. Just to head it off - asking about specific features to be included will generally be met with "We're not able to say at this time". Don't be discouraged, but until the engine upgrade is complete, we simply aren't able to know what features we'll have time to implement, so we'd rather not get your hopes up and then have to disappoint you later.

    Happy Fall, y'all!
    IGN: OL Sigrun, 675-368-186

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    thanks sigrun
    nothing but good news and a great prospect
    and your report on the game is good

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    • #3
      All stuff that's great to hear! Looking forward to the next couple months, the end of the year is always the most exciting time for HoDA
      Ally Code: 448-544-837 Hero attack names from days gone by

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      • #4
        Originally posted by ||OL|| Sigrun View Post


        We are currently working on a new client release, which will be focused on an upgrade to the Unity engine supporting the game.
        Does this mean that we can once again play the game from Facebook?

        Ally Code: 586-689-662

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        • #5
          Originally posted by Tkd Alex View Post

          Does this mean that we can once again play the game from Facebook?
          No, that's not going to happen. A "new client release" refers to an update within the app stores, rather than a regular content release that automatically downloads without needing the app stores to install anything.

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