Good news for all the AI players! DotA 6.77c AI Map v1.4c codenamed Doomsday has been officially released by the developer PleaseBugMeNot and Ciel. The new AI version brings countless improvement and tweaks to the in-game bots as compared to previous 6.77 AI. It brings a lot of features such as, AI's can build different items, new courier system, Winter Wyvern and Arc Warden AI and huge of number of fixes.
IceFrog has just spilled the details of v6.78 release date by replying to a fan e-mail. He mentioned that the DotA 6.78 along with DotA v6.78b will be released before The International 3 (Dota 2 Tournament). The TI3 event will be held from August 7-11, so the new map will be out before then.
After waiting for months, IceFrog finally breaks his silence and gives out the details of upcoming DotA version. He confirms the release of DotA 6.77c map through his forum profile page, when asked by a member. The v6.77c will contain a small portion of DotA 6.78changes and will be released soon, he added.
The hidden heroes inside the DotA are finally unveiled. An avid player, Siraraz from PlayDota forums has made a remarkable discovery while digging through data dumps of official v6.77b. He found the references (unit data) to unused heroes in the current map and made them accessible by entering a command. There are total 6 heroes found with their complete skillset and they seem pretty well balanced too.
The DotA 6.77 AI 1.1.7 Fun 2.7c map has been released. This map is a modified/enhanced version of official DotA 6.77 AI which contains 45 extra heroes and items just for fun. It contains Old Lifestealer, Silencer, Cloud Strife, Spongebob and other new concept heroes. Also, there's a shop with ultra-powerful item recipes.