By now most of you should have had a chacne to spend some time with Heroes of Newerth; please post your impressions and comments below.
Don’t forget to also provide feedback in S2 Games’ official beta forum!
on 07/20/2009 – Made popular on 07/20/2009
Thanks to GamingOnLinux for reminding me to post what I’m sure a great many of you have been waiting to hear: S2 Games’ DoTA-inspired real-time multiplayer strategy game, Heroes of Newerth, is now in OPEN BETA! You no longer need a key to play and provide feedback! Also, if you pre-ordered before the beta opened, [...]
Congratulations to S2 Games for winning the Independent Games Festival Audience Award for their DoTA-inspired multiplayer game Heroes of Newerth:
S2 Games’ Heroes Of Newerth won the Audience Award, after receiving the largest share of thousands of public votes cast at IGF.com in recent weeks.
HoN is currently in closed beta testing.
I meant to post this quite some time ago, but that’s moving for you: Rock, Paper, Shotgun posted a preview of Heroes of Newerth, the DoTA-inspired multiplayer strategy game from the Linux-friendly developers S2 Games.
Also, if you’re a beta-tester you can pre-order the full game here. I haven’t had a chance to play it myself [...]
myMYM and S2 Games have announced that myMYM will be conducting a series of tournaments for the real-time strategy game Heroes of Newerth, currently in beta-testing:
myMYM is proud to announce our support for the Heroes of Newerth international community with the launch of the HoN PriDe Tournament Series, sponsored by S2 Games and Peregrine [...]
Heroes of Newerth, the DoTA-inspired strategy game from the always Linux-friendly S2 Games, had a free play weekend for beta testers that hadn’t bought the retail version yet that I unfortunately missed out on. That said, they also added a new hero, the Gladiator: Once I’m back up to gaming speed, I’ll be giving HoN [...]
I have three invites to the Heroes of Newerth beta available still; first-come first-serve to the initial three commenters below. I haven’t played myself in a while, mainly due to a cross-country move, but also partially because I still haven’t gotten the hang of the game (I never played DoTA). To those in it, how [...]
Ok, you can stop e-mailing me about this now ;)
S2 Games has announced that Heroes of Newerth, their Defense of the Ancients-inspired real-time strategy game, is now in open beta for the holidays (read: from now until December 25th).
So go register and start testing! Moreover, you can now buy a gift account ( $30 US) [...]
Today HoN (Heroes of Newerth) has become free2play and a major patch has been released. Those who already bought an account benefit greatly by having access to all heroes and “early access” heroes unlike the others who have access to only 15 heroes at start (they can buy/earn more heroes later on). I must confess [...]