Version 6.18


Version 6.18
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  • Bug fixes.
Release Date
← 6.17 Version 6.17(Full list) Bug fixes. Release Date DotA:Date Needed  ← 6.16b6.18 →  -Recoded Sand Storm, lag issues improved a lot now. -Fixed CK s Critical Strike bugged green icon when disabled. -Fixed invulnerable well/zigg bug. -Fixed 6.18b → Version 6.18b(Full list) Bug fixes. Release Date DotA:Date Needed  ← 6.186.19 →  -Last Word effect now only happens after a spell is finished casting, not starting to cast. Now channeling abilities will be able to

 -Completely fixed the multiple hero exploit without having to constantly detect and remove extra heroes. -Fixed the unlimited persuaded units bug. -Fixed bug with spiderlings giving way more xp than normal -Fixed Illuminate damage bug. -Fixed many tooltip issues. -Better Holy Persuation hotkey assignment. -Temporarily disabled old tavern for now (i will look into invoker for a near future version, no worries). -Improved many recipe tooltips. -Fixed some bugs with Morphling`s color change and Adapt. -Fixed a bug that allowed extra neutral creeps to spawn by using certain exploit. -Changed Yasha recipe a bit. -Fixed a bug with split earth and various spells cast near it. -Roshan now returns to his spawn point instantly if he attacks a structure, to prevent certain abuses out there. -Various typos fixed. -Reduced str per lvl on Lich from 1.75 to 1.55 -Removed the 50% spell resistance on Chen`s Persuaded creeps.  Notes: ==== These frequent releases are geared towards fixing all issues before the end of the month, for some upcoming events. There is a fully intended 1 sec delay to recipe creation put in this version. Its to monitor it and see if it has any relationship with fatal errors.