Heroes of the Storm Hotfix Notes – March 9, 2018

We’ve just released a new hotfix for Heroes of the Storm to apply a few bug fixes and introduce a balance change.




  • Level 1
    • Tough as Nails (Passive)
      • No longer immediately grants 3 Physical Armor stacks upon learning the Talent.
      • Physical Armor granted per stack reduced from 75 to 60.
      • Charge cooldown increased from 12 to 16 seconds.

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Bug Fixes


  • Voice Chat: Fixed a backend issue affecting the Voice Chat service.

Heroes, Abilities, and Talents

  • Medivh: Fixed an issue that prevented the Arcane Explosion Talent from dealing bonus damage if Force of Will had been cast on an allied Hero.
  • Sonya: Being hit by beam Basic Attacks, such as Tassadar’s Distortion Beam, after learning the Tough as Nails Talent will no longer grant Sonya permanent Physical Armor.

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