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Hero Academy update is live

The latest update for Hero Academy has now gone live across both Steam and iOS devices. The update is no great surprise and many of the changes have been announced previously. Now that the update is live though we can now read about the precise changes that are now taking effect. The details of the bug fixes and balance changes are as below.

Check out the official Robot Entertainment forums for community reactions!

Bug fixes

  • Fixed First Turn AP settings to work properly
  • Fixed train hazard to correctly keep the initiating player’s units alive at 100 hit points
  • Fixed bug with bamboo tiles not appearing until late in the game
  • Changed the Shaolin game board to have only one speed-boost tile
  • Fixed Bloodrage icon to display properly when activated
  • Fixed bug that kept Shaolin win achievements from being granted
  • Updated Paladin description text to mention Revive
  • Fixed a bug that prevented colors from changing correctly
  • Fixed a bug that prevented taunts from displaying for opponents

Balance changes

  • Wraith’s starting HP increased by 150 and soul charges reduced by 50 HP
  • Paladin HP decreased to 900
  • Shaolin monk movement increased to 3
  • Poisoner debuff increased to 50%
  • Sniper crouch bonus reduced to 250
  • TF2 heavy HP reduced to 1100
Not long until Hero Academy update

Robot Entertainment have posted on their Facebook and Twitter sites that the latest update for Hero Academy has now been sent to Apple for approval. Following approval the game changes will be made live. Be on the look-out for a new Hero Academy update to launch imminently!

Read the update notes here

Balance changes incoming for Hero Academy

Robot Entertainment have announced the next set of balance changes that will soon be going live on Hero Academy once the new version is approved by Apple. The upcoming changes are as follows:

  • Paladin nerfed
  • Heavy nerfed
  • Sniper nerfed
  • Monk boosted
  • Poisoner boosted
  • Wraith boosted
  • Shaolin map speed boost repositioning
  • Various challenge adjustments

Discuss the changes on the official Robot Entertainment forums right here: