The latest StarCraft II 4.8.3 patch notes include the Abathur: Evolved Bundle that will be part of the Twitch Prime offer toward the end of February. A set of 8 comic portraits will be rewarded to those who own the War Chest: Katowice 2018.
Several Bug Fixes across StarCraft II features have been issued in this patch.
StarCraft II 4.7.0 was deployed today with a 501.95MB file size download. In this patch, Zeratul has been added as the new Co-op Commander and Announcer. A few quality of life adjustments were made in Versus mode and the Editor. Multiple bug fixes across the board.
It is now easier to select an SCV that is currently constructing a building using mouse click selection.
Added a button to the "Language and Region" panel of the Options menu that manually refreshes ping time to all game servers.
This fuction is most useful immediately after a connection change such as a switching to a new ISP or moving your computer to a new location.
Although StarCraft II automatically adjusts networks settings to provide the most responsive gameplay, this function will make these adjustments immediately, ensuring the lowest latency available to you.
Each race is receiving significant balance changes.
To learn more about the changes and the thinking behind them, please read our blog.
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The Trigger Override glow will now properly display after an Asteria Wraith has fired 10 attacks.
Using Medivac Pickup to transport Tychus’ heroes affected by the Choker’s Tentacle Attack will now remove the stun effect.
When attempting to cast Crooked Sam’s Demolition Charge on a unit that already has an active Demolition Charge, the error message “That unit is already affected” will appear instead of the generic “Error” message.
The Moebius Restraint Matrix debuff Icon has been corrected.
Fixed an issue that caused Battlecruisers to become stuck on the ground if Vega’s Dominate was cast quickly after Psi Projector.
Shredder Grenade no longer damages units that are inside Bunkers or Transports.
Armor and attack upgrades at the Engineering Bay will no longer revert to their default keybinding at level two and above.
Lt. Layna Nikara can no longer heal units while they are being warped in.
Para Site LE – Adjusted the amount of minerals at particular nodes at the player’s starting base to be consistent with other bases.
Fracture LE – Fixed an issue that caused several line-of-sight blockers to also block the sight of air units.
Cerulean Fall LE – Removed an invisible line of sight blocker outside of each player’s natural expansion.
The Void Ray’s Prismatic Alignment tooltip now states that it slows down the Void Ray’s movement speed.
Fixed an issue that caused players to be unable to target flying units over a Nexus while it was casting Recall.