Dota 2 is one of the most played games on Steam. It is a Multiplayer Online Battle Arena developed by Valve Corporation. Latest Patch of Dota 2 7.26b was released today and there are some huge changes introduced in it.
Dota 2 7.26b Gameplay Changes
This patch has made the game very difficult. Tier 1 Tower now gives +1 HP Regen Aura while Tier 2/3/4 Towers gives +3 HP Regen. Denying no longer grants gold which is bad news for support players. All talents/bonuses are 20% weaker.
Experience Points required to level up to 9,10,11,12,13 is now increased to 890/930/970/1010/1050. Tier 2+ towers’ health has been increased by 500 and damage is increased by +25.
The base bounty of melee creeps is increased by +5. The Base Bounty of neutral is increased by 10%. Denying Experience Points given to opponents is also increased by 10%.
There were no changes to the heroes in the patch. Also they didn’t mention anything about Dota 2 battle pass in this patch.
The 7.26b Gameplay Update has been released https://t.co/6IpeLZgBm3— DOTA 2 (@DOTA2) April 28, 2020
In-game Items Changes
There are some major changes in in-game items too. Healing salve healing duration increased from 8 seconds to 10 seconds. Boots of speed changed from +15% to 45%. Blades of attack cost increased by +20, it is now of 450 gold. Recipe of Ring of Basilius now cost 200 gold.
Hood of Defiance recipe now costs 200 gold. Gloves of haste cost increased from 400 to 450.
All the previous patches were slowing the game already and this patch is going to slow it the most.
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