Dota 2 Update Dec. 18: Full List of Bug Fixes

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A Dota 2 update went live on Dec. 18 for players adding a ton of bug fixes that will improve the overall quality of life of the game.

Dota 2 is in the middle of the Frostivus update which also included a number of bug fixes. The Frostivus update garnered community and internet acclaim when it was revealed Valve was hiding bans for smurfs in special gifts.

Even though the Frostivus update included gameplay fixes, that’s not stopping Valve from continuing to improve the overall quality of the game. This latest patch includes 37 bug fixes including numerous fixes to heroes, items and more.

Dota 2 Update Dec. 18: Full List of Bug Fixes

Here’s the full list of bug fixes in the Dota 2 Dec. 18 patch:

  • Fixed Bloodstone Area of Effect bonus still active on passive abilities if it was dropped or sold
  • Fixed Bloodthorn mana regen being 3.0 instead of 3.5 from the sum of its components
  • Fixed Butterfly not counting hero’s base attack speed for its bonuses
  • Fixed Cleave not working on magical attacks (i.e. Revenant’s Brooch)
  • Fixed a rare server crash when toggling Doubloon
  • Fixed Khanda not doing lethal damage correctly
  • Fixed Khanda and Phylactery not sharing cooldowns
  • Fixed Tree Throw, Toss, Snowball, Soul Assumption and Sticky Bomb not triggering Phylactery/Khanda
  • Fixed incorrect interaction between Phylactery/Khanda and and Spectre’s Spectral Dagger
  • Fixed Phylactery/Khanda working on illusions
  • Fixed Meteor Hammer incorrectly giving more Agility than Intelligence
  • Fixed Parasma not granting 1.5 mana regen from its components
  • Fixed Revenant’s Brooch incorrectly giving true strike
  • Fixed a server crash caused by interaction between Abaddon’s Apothic Shield expiring, Safety Bubble, and Blade Mail
  • Fixed Arc Warden’s Tempest Double not cloning Royal Jelly
  • Fixed Dawnbreaker’s Starbreaker sometimes not going in the targeted direction
  • Fixed non-ranged units getting true strike benefits of Drow Ranger’s Glacier
  • Fixed some cases where Drow Ranger could get stuck trying to leave her Glacier
  • Fixed Chen’s Penitence granting bonus attack range to Chen’s melee creeps
  • Fixed Chen’s Divine Favor regeneration not applying to Chen’s creeps
  • Fixed Chen’s level 10 talent Divine Favor Teleport Delay not applying correctly
  • Fixed Invoker not being able to pick up Lotuses from the Lotus Pools
  • Fixed Juggernaut’s Blade Fury attack rate not updating if Juggernaut’s attack speed changes.
  • Fixed Juggernaut’s Omnislash/Swiftslash not damaging ethereal units even with Revenant’s Brooch
  • Fixed Juggernaut’s Blade Fury incorrect interaction with Harpoon
  • Fixed Lich’s Chain Frost not being affected by AoE increase
  • Fixed items in the Bear’s stash becoming lost when Lone Druid upgrades the Bear
  • Fixed Omniknight’s Guardian Angel charges not updating properly upon acquiring and dropping Aghanim’s Scepter
  • Fixed Pangolier’s Shield Crash damage type not being correctly changed to Physical damage
  • Fixed a rare serve crash with Pudge’s Dismember
  • Fixed Silencer’s Last Word dealing less damage to creeps than intended
  • Fixed Black Dragon’s Splash Attack not working correctly
  • Fixed a few server crashes
  • Fixed various tooltip issues
  • Re-added Hero Names as an option for heroes on the minimap
  • Fixed minimap settings preview not scaling the arrow when scaling the icon
  • Fixed a bug where previewing Persona items would sometimes show them on the base model (or vice versa) in Armory / Loadout

This patch is available to download now next time you log into Steam.