WarCraft III

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Pete Stilwell
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Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, Thanks for the help on PTR over the weekend. We’ll keep an eye on live health, but hope we’ve addressed the major issues introduced with 1.31 so the team can pour full effort into Reforged. SPECIFIC CHANGES AND IMPROVEMENTS All natives are now zer…
Public Test Realm 1.31.1
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Pete Stilwell
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Greetings Raiders, Tinkerers, Harbingers, and Wardens, Please join us over the weekend to help vet these fixes on the test servers: https://us.battle.net/account/download/ (look for Warcraft® III Public Test Realm toward the bottom of the page) SPECIFIC CHANGES AND IMPROVEMENTS All natives a…
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, This is our last major patch prior to Reforged. In addition to sweeping enhancements to World Editor, it contains major updates to the rendering technology, and we’ve been making significant server patches in parallel. Progress isn’t without its comp…
Public Test Realm 1.31
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Pete Stilwell
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Greetings Raiders, Tinkerers, Harbingers, and Wardens, We’ve finally landed 1.31. Asian and European Public Test Realms now available - tell your friends: https://us.battle.net/account/download/ (look for Warcraft® III Public Test Realm toward the bottom of the page) SPECIFIC CHANGES & IMPROVEME…
Pete Stilwell
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Thony, Mochi, and else, Please let us know which maps are desyncing (or other relevant facts for reproduction like what maps you played in what order). Cheers, Pete
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, 2018 was a great year. We addressed a significant amount of complicated tech debt from the legacy game and server infrastructure, announced Reforged, and have started the road to sweeping improvements no matter how you play the game. It wasn’t withou…
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Howdy, Latest PTR has a round of significant fixes to disconnects. We’d greatly appreciate it if you grab some friends and play some matches on your favorite maps: PTR 1.30.3.11256 Patch Notes Cheers, Pete
PTR 1.30.3.11256 Patch Notes
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Pete Stilwell
Developer
Greetings Raiders, Tinkerers, Harbingers, and Wardens, We believe we’ve found the last few root causes of the disconnects caused by conflicting game caches. We appreciate your patience with this one, and I can tell you the team here put in a lot of extra time to uncover and understand these legacy …
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, Happy holidays! We’re thrilled to be back; it’s going to be an exciting year. BUG FIXES Damage mitigated by Hardened Skin will now correctly be reduced to 3 at a minimum, up from 1 The second pulse from the Taunt ability will no longer fire if the …
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Greetings Raiders, Tinkerers, Harbingers, and Wardens, We’ve got some balance updates and bug fixes for your enjoyment over the holiday. GAME INSTALLATION https://us.battle.net/account/download/ Ensure you are logged in, and browse to Classic Games Download and run the Reign of Chaos or The Fro…
Battle.net button not lighting up, can't get online
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Mark Chandler
Warcraft III Server Lead
Hi All, We had a small server issue preventing the Battle.net button from activating. It should be fixed now and we will endeavor to fix the underlying problem to prevent it happening again. Thanks, Classic Games
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, It’s great to see so many custom lobbies being hosted. There has been some unexpected fallout when the number of lobbies hits 100. This patch is intended to address those issues. Keep the feedback and reports coming. As many of you have pointed out: …
1.30.2 Hot Fix 3 - 12/06/2018
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Mark Chandler
Warcraft III Server Lead
Send it to me: [email protected]
1.30.2 Hot Fix 3 - 12/06/2018
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Mark Chandler
Warcraft III Server Lead
Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, A new patch just in time for the weekend to improve the stability of the client and reduce issues playing your favorite maps. BUG FIXES Tab focus on custom games menu Fixed bug causing one of the desync’s Joining a game no longer results in double …
1.30.2 Hot Fix 2 - 12/4/2018
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Mark Chandler
Warcraft III Server Lead
Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, The Classic Team has been working hard behind the scenes to fix as many issues as possible. This is the second client patch to start addressing some of the core issues. SPECIFIC CHANGES AND IMPROVEMENTS Error dialogs include error code and better t…
1.30.2 Update - 12/3/2018
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Mark Chandler
Warcraft III Server Lead
Do not know about that. Can you send me more details [email protected]
1.30.2 Update - 12/3/2018
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Mark Chandler
Warcraft III Server Lead
Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers, Today we deployed a server fix to help queue times for match making and chat related issues. We are still continually working on solving the problems around game client desyncing and disconnecting and hope to have another client patch later today with…
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Our first hotfix is deployed: BUG FIXES Refreshes of the custom games list no longer causes crashes Last used gateway is remembered Users may create accounts on US West KNOWN ISSUES Some maps cause desync on game start (we’ve added tracking for maps that cause the issue) Blizzard maps included…
Pete Stilwell
Developer
Yes, and yes. Thank you.