StarCraft II 3.18.0 Patch Notes

Blizzard Entertainment deployed a new patch addressing several bug fixes, and featuring a new Announcer: Day[9], and new Co-op Missions Custom Mutators.

StarCraft II Patch 3.18.0 – Patch Notes

  • New Announcer: Day[9]
    • Sean ‘Day[9]’ Plott began his journey into the spotlight with the original StarCraft, and continued to invest his time and energy in StarCraft II when he began streaming the Day[9] daily, providing esports commentary, and more. His voice pack is full of witty remarks and enthusiastic support for your matches.
  • The Collection UI has been updated to improve clarity and functionality.

Adding the following Mutations to Custom Mutators.

  • Inspiration – Enemy Heroic units increase the attack speed and armor of all enemies within a small range.
  • Hardened Will – Enemy Heroic units reduce all incoming damage to a maximum of 10 when any non-heroic enemy unit is near them.
  • Kill Bots – Waves of bots attack players and are invulnerable to damage until they have killed a set number of units.
  • Moment of Silence – When a Heroic enemy dies, all player units around it will reflect on their transgressions, leaving them temporarily unable to attack or use abilities.
  • Life Leech – Enemy units steal life or shields whenever they do damage.
  • The Forged Oracle skin now uses the correct 3D portrait.
  • Fixed an issue in which Reaper KD8 Charges were counted as structures in the score screen statistics.
  • Smart Camera Pan now functions when the game is paused.
  • When a spectator views the game from the perspective of a player with Camera Follow Enabled, the spectator's camera will no longer stutter.
  • Skipping Back while left-clicking on the minimap during a replay no longer causes the camera to lock.
  • Fixed a rare bug where the Archangel would lift off, but never travel to its next destination.
  • Changed the Archangel's mouse over progress bar to display the cooldown on Missile Barrage, instead of the time remaining to complete the bonus objective.
  • Fixed an issue that caused the Missile Commander Mutator to destroy the Top Bar menu when using Custom Mutators.
  • The Engineering Bay tooltip no longer states it enables Spinning Dizzys, as the building is not required.
  • Dehaka
    • Primal Ultralisk no longer can target air units with their Brutal Charge autocast ability.
    • Primal Drones now have an entry in the Hotkey menu.
    • Glevig's attacks are no longer dealing friendly splash damage.
    • Murvar will no longer attack Xenon Crystals on The Vermillion Problem.
    • Dehaka's Zerglings can no longer harvest minerals and gas.
    • Vorazun's Time Stop no longer causes Dehaka and his victim to be frozen in place when he uses Devour.
    • Black Death mutator can no longer be applied to Dehaka's eggs.
    • Primal Zerg hotkeys for Attack and Carapace upgrades no longer revert to default after attempting to change it.
    • Hunterlings that are Devoured during a Leap Attack no longer become stuck in midair.
    • Fixed an issue where Primal Wardens were able to produce more units than they should when stunned.
    • Fixed an issue in which Scorching Breath deals no damage if Dehaka is forced to move during the cast animation.
    • The Evolved Leeching mutation will now display a special effect when triggered.
    • Primal Mutalisks can no longer have their air attack disabled if the Slicing Glaive upgrade finishes during Primal Combat.
    • The Tyrannozor's Leeching gene mutation now displays a passive icon.
    • Fixed an issue that caused Primal Hydralisks and Primal Roaches to be considered flying units as soon as they begin Primal Combat.
    • Primal Ultralisks no longer lose 100 health when burrowed.
    • Fixed an issue that prevented Primal Locusts from attacking shards on Rifts to Korhal.
    • Tyrannozor's Spiked Hide mutation now correctly fires from the unit model and awards kill credit.
  • Fenix
    • Purification Nova will now damage destructible rocks.
  • Abathur
    • Corrected tooltip text for Locust spawns from Swarm Hosts.
  • Karax
    • Colossus Fire Beams can no longer destroy enemy warp conduits on Void Launch.
  • The default Zergling skin no longer shows the mutant Zergling skin’s model in the Collection UI.
  • Fixed a display issue in the score screen when attempting to scroll in games containing more than 8 players.
  • 'Left 2 Die' Arcade lobbies will no longer become stuck when editing teams.
  • After playing a game, Mutation and Tournament widgets will correctly display on the homescreen.
  • Map links and lobby links used together in chat will now display correctly.
  • Resizing the client while in Windowed mode no longer makes the client unresponsive.

 

 

StarCraft II Patch 3.16.1

Blizzard Entertainment deployed Patch 3.16.1 (build 55958), a minor patch for StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void which addresses three bug fixes.

  • Fixed a display issue with experience in War Chest node dialogues.
  • The Leviathan Brood Ultralisk, Baneling and Queen now have more pronounced team color, and glow their team color properly.
  • Zealot using the Forged skin can now be properly selected while warping in.

StarCraft II Patch 3.10.0 – Patch Notes

Blizzard Entertainment deployed patch 3.10.0 adding a new TotalBiscuit announcer purchase option, and the 2017 Ladder Season 1 map pool. In addition, various balance updates for the following Co-op Missions Commanders: Nova, Stukov and Zagara.

The bug fixes encompass the Nova Covert Ops Campaign, Co-op Missions, Arcade, Interface, and a couple Gameplay adjustments.

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void 3.9.0 Patch Notes

Blizzard Entertainment released a new StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Patch which introduces Commander Stukov to the Co-op Missions. A new bundle includes the three Nova Covert Ops missions and the Nova Commander for Co-op Missions. Updates for the WCS Observer interface. 4 new maps for 1v1 Community Custom Maps & 2017 Ladder Season 1. Changes to the Co-op mission commanders, multiplayer balances, and bug fixes.

StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void 3.9.0 Patch Notes

A new commander, Stukov, has been added to Co-op Missions.

  • Stukov is the first commander to control a dual race army.
  • Stukov’s mindless horde of Zerg and Infested Terran will devastate the enemy base with constant waves of troops. He can call down the Apocolisk, a giant Ultralisk with Terran armament, and the Aleksander, an infested Super Battlecruiser, from his top bar abilities.
  • Stukov is available as a standalone purchase for all players.
  • For more information, see our blog.

A new “Super Nova Bundle” is now available for purchase.

  • The Super Nova Bundle includes all three Nova Covert Ops Mission Packs and the Nova Co-op Commander.
  • The Super Nova Bundle supports dynamic bundle purchases, where the bundle price will be adjusted accordingly if any number of items in the bundle are already owned.
  • The new Nova announcer will be granted to players who purchase the Super Nova Bundle, or have both the Nova commander and all three Nova Covert Ops Mission Packs as standalone purchases. For more information, see our blog.

New updates have been made to the WCS Observer Interface. This can be found in the Options menu under “Observer and Replay”.

  • Support has been added for 1v1, 2v2, 3v3, and 4v4 team games.
  • Support has been added for 16×9, 16×10, and 4×3 resolutions.
  • The WCS Observer Interface will now detect whether tournament observers have data set up in Logos.SC2Mod, and will automatically adjust settings for faster setup.

Four new 1v1 community maps have been added to Multiplayer > Custom. These maps will be included in the 2017 Ladder Season 1 map pool:

  • Abyssal Reef LE
  • Paladino Terminal LE
  • Proxima Station LE
  • Honorgrounds LE
  • For more information, see our blog.

 

StarCraft II Patch v3.8.0.48258 – Balance Updates

Blizzard Entertainment deployed a balance patch for StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void. Below you may read the Patch Notes (v3.8.0.48258).

Terran

Cyclone

  • Anti-ground weapon range increased from 4 to 6.
  • Anti-grounds weapon minimum scan range updated to 6.5
  • “Mag-Field Launchers” upgrade removed.

 

Zerg

Hydralisk

  • “Evolve Grooved Spines” upgrade removed, and +1 range is now added back to “Muscular Augments” upgrade.

Viper

  • Reduced “Blinding Cloud” ability duration from 10 seconds to 6 seconds.

 

Protoss

General

  • Updated subgroup priorities for Tempest, Immortal, and Dark Templar.

Immortal

  • “Barrier” is now a passive ability, and its cooldown is reduced from 43 to 32.

Tempest

  • Removed “Disruption Blast” ability.
  • Anti-ground weapon range increased from 8 to 10.
  • Anti-ground weapon damage increased from 35 to 40.