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NewClassic-11551 commented on 1.30.2 Hot Fix 3 - 12/06/2018 72 days ago
Magness:

Where i report death threats in wc3? I got the replay where i send it

Send it to me: [email protected]

NewClassic-11551 submitted 1.30.2 Hot Fix 3 - 12/06/2018 72 days ago

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 game join
  • Players joining after a computer slot will not fail to start the game
  • Players no longer need to join games twice
  • Improved desync check in attempt to reduce number of desyncs

KNOWN ISSUES

  • We are aware of the issue of joining games around 1200 PST and are actively investigating the problem.

Note: Arranged teams still require port forwarding for 1.30.2. The current patch only removes the need for port forwarding for custom games, but dont worry, good things are coming.

Thanks,
Classic Games

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Mark_Chandler submitted 1.30.2 Hot Fix 2 - 12/4/2018 74 days ago

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 text strings
  • Hide map download dialog on successful download

BUG FIXES

  • Reverted change to way desyncs are checked in 1.30.2 to help reduce likelihood of false desyncs
  • Map upload is more successful

KNOWN ISSUES

  • One team maps cant be played due to client validation

NOTE ON MATCHMAKING

  • We will be deploying a server fix to address this later today.

NOTE ON HOSTBOT LATENCY

  • In game latency is measured as the total time it takes a request to go from the server to the client, through the client processing queue and back to the server. Some prior hosting bots used to half this time by default only measuring the time from the server to client.

Thanks,
Classic Games

Mark_Chandler commented on 1.30.2 Update - 12/3/2018 75 days ago
NightRaven:

People from EU can’t download the game at the moment

Do not know about that. Can you send me more details [email protected]

Mark_Chandler submitted 1.30.2 Update - 12/3/2018 75 days ago

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 the fixes in it.

Thanks for all the current feedback and although we cant reply to everyone we do read and review all posts.

Classic Games

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classic-1411 commented on 1.30.2 Patch Notes 78 days ago

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 with game install will always cloud download
  • Playing a ladder match and then a custom game no longer desyncs

MISSED BALANCE UPDATE
Paladin
Devotion Aura

  • Bonus at all levels increased by .5
classic-1411 commented on 1.30.2 Patch Notes 78 days ago
Yes, and yes. Thank you.
classic-1411 commented on 1.30.2 Patch Notes 78 days ago

Howdy,

The crashes in lobby are caused by an update to unavailable games. We’ve identified the issue and will have a hotfix out as soon as possible. We appreciate your patience!

We’ll address crashes and server issues first, then move on to other topics once those critical issues are resolved. Keep the reports coming. Go team.

Cheers,
Classic

Mark_Chandler commented on 1.30.2 Patch Notes 78 days ago
Overdage:

I cant create an account!

I get a error after clicking “ok” in the account creation screen: “An error occurred while processing the request.”

Thanks for the report. This issue is now fixed.

classic-1411 submitted 1.30.2 Patch Notes 78 days ago

Hail Warchiefs, Lichs, Commanders, and Keepers,

We’re excited to release our first patch since announcement of Reforged! There are many great improvements, balance updates, and you can officially install classic Warcraft III if you own Reforged. The known issues will be patched very soon™. Installers can be found here:

SPECIFIC CHANGES AND IMPROVEMENTS

  • Installation now supports verification of Reforged pre-purchase or legacy keys
  • Added a filter for lobby name
  • Added a filter for map name (prefix with @)
  • Maps will now be uploaded and downloaded from the cloud
  • All custom games from all gateways are now visible in the lobby browser
  • Port forwarding is no longer required to host your favorite map for custom games
  • Network traffic encrypted
  • Updated custom game listing to have all games (for filtering) but list still shows the first 100 games
  • Added region filter to custom game filter
  • Added auto refresh of game information if less than 100 games on list
  • Custom games that are full or cannot be joined are grayed out on games list (refresh to remove)
  • Added kick and ban to player menu
  • Limited color menu to selectable colors
  • For arranged forces, changing player color will change player slot in game list
  • Hosts have * next to their name
  • Latency is shown on the right side of player list
  • Improved peer-to-peer map transfer to increase download speed
  • Game lobby is hosted in the cloud in closest supported data center to host
  • Host leaving will not end game

HOST COMMANDS

  • !ban [name|slot]
  • !unban [name|slot]
  • !closeall
  • !openall
  • !hold [name]
  • !holds [name] [slot]
  • !swap [x] [y]
  • !abort
  • !kick [name|slot]

PLAYER COMMANDS

  • !mute [name|slot]
  • !unmute [name|slot]

BUG FIXES

  • Desyncs with certain custom maps resolved
  • Observer API outputting accurate information
  • Custom sound files with meta data play again
  • Breath of Fire translated in Italian
  • JASS Mouse Event IDs reverted to pre-1.30.0 order

KNOWN ISSUES

  • A host leaving a LAN game sometimes removes other players
  • Custom Hero Survival has a desync with random ability related to legacy code
  • !ban command is not functioning when typed but does function from the drop down menu
  • Instantly joining a custom game after it is created will cause errors and prevent the game from being listed for a period of time
  • If the host leaves a LAN game all remaining players will instantly be taken to the score screen
  • Leaving and rejoining a lobby with full observers can cause a crash if at least one player is on a Mac
  • Players may become desynchronized when a custom game starts using The Third War Reborn

BALANCE UPDATES

Hero Balance Changes
Archmage
Brilliance Aura

  • Level 3 mana regeneration increased from 1.75 to 2.00 per second

Blood Mage
Flamestrike

  • Reduced casting delay from 1.33 to .9 on all levels

Keeper of the Grove
Force of Nature

  • Treant damage reduced from 16 to 15

Entangling Roots

  • Level 2: Duration reduced from 5 to 4 seconds
  • Level 3: Duration reduced from 7 to 6 seconds

Warden
Base Stats

  • +1 Intelligence

Pit Lord
Base Stats

  • +1 Agility

Orc Balance Changes
Tauren Totem
Base Stats

  • HP reduced from 1200 to 900

Human Balance Changes
Priest
Base Stats

  • Mana regeneration increased from .67 to .72

Spell Breaker
Tech Tree

  • Control Magic now requires Keep instead of Castle

Control Magic

  • Control Magic mana requirement reduced from 45% of enemy HP to 35% of enemy HP

Cannon Tower
Base Stats

  • Build time reduced from 75 to 65
  • Gold cost reduced from 200 to 150

Night Elf Balance Changes
Huntress
Base Stats

  • Decreased base damage from 16 to 15 (17-19 to 16-18)

Sentinel

  • Is an upgrade again. 100/100 cost, 20 second research, on Ancient of War, requires Hunters Hall, no longer requires Tree of Ages
  • Duration increased from 3 minutes to 5 minutes

Druid of the Talon
Base Stats

  • Gold cost reduced from 150 to 145

Glaive Thrower
Base Stats

  • Base damage decreased from 50 to 44

Undead Balance Changes
Acolyte
Base Stats

  • Movement speed reduced from 250 to 235

Items
Wand of Lightning Shield

  • Duration reduced from 20 seconds to 10 seconds
  • This reduces total damage from 400 to 200
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classic-1411 submitted PTR 1.30.2 Updated Update with Updates 81 days ago

Greetings Raiders, Tinkerers, Harbingers, and Wardens,

Thanks for organizing playtests and feedback to help vet 1.30.2. Go team. Here’s another battery of fixes for your adept examination.

PTR Client Installers

Changes & Specific Improvements

  • Mac Reforged prepurchase verification flow now available

Bug Fixes

  • Fixed arranged teams
  • Zeroing out map files
  • Not always finding existing maps
  • Map download timeout increased to 10 minutes
  • Not being able to join full game when you have a reserved slot
  • Fixed kicking or banning player in reserved slot causing ui to fail
  • Game start disabled if players are downloading map files
  • Fixed issues with leaving and joining as Observer
  • Fixed not being able to join a game with only Observer slots free
  • Fixed being able to create fake player slots when swapping from observer back to full player slots
  • Fixed chat appearing from wrong player name
  • Fixed player color assignment in custom games

Known Issue

  • Some maps cause desync on game start (we’ve added the ability to track maps that cause the issue)
  • Blizzard maps included with game install will always cloud download
Mark_Chandler commented on Lobby desyc/dl Bug (Classic Team Attention) 82 days ago
Thanks for the report. This is one of the known current bugs that will be fixed with next patch.
Mark_Chandler commented on Can't play more than 2 players on PTR 82 days ago
Thanks for the report. We will investigate.
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