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New patch hits the main client

And with it we’ve got some new, promising features.

Now we have nice and clen submission list, with the ability to sort by Title, Creation Date, Last Update Date and by Hero. This is very usefull for folks like me, who’s got more submissions than you can think of!

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Second of all, abilities and summons now have their own submission dialogue (only works for Beastmasters boar for now)008

Workshop is turned off in the test client completely, so it’s only use now is for testing items ingame.009

ViewExisting Model mode is still useless.  010

Also, minor thnig nobody bothered to mention. Particle effects are now showing correctly in mostl of cases (Arcana Lina is still bald)

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And make sure to check out new Lich, Lycan and Centaur sets in the Store!

There are (partly) new ingame models for the dropped items. I love the Rapier.

Also, check out new Razor set i finished:

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Current Watcher

 

In case you missed new, delicious hero concepts, you can find them here.

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Test patch is here!

Today, with all the new and fancy title music we’ve got a little update on the workshop importer.

First of all we’ve got “Force Anim Cycle” function, which is VERY usefull for those shaky heroes like Batrider or Rubick. Now you can do cool poses and screenshot away!

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Second of all, we’re getting new and existing feature that is pretty useless right now. Preview Existing model!

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This one allows you to load any model you already compiled into the preview window, but right now it need some redoing because it loads only your model and nothing else.

Also, it hijacks your textboxes!feat_003

Hope they’ll get around to fix it soon!

Today is a good day

With todays patch we’ve got bunch of great stuff that i told you guys would come.

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– Added Import Courier and Import Ward.
– Added support for animations and attachment points.
– Added Quicksave & Quickload import buttons to make it easy to redo a previous import.
– Added Centaur Warrunner, Batrider, Mirana, Keeper of the Light, Shadow Demon, and Slark to the Hero list (and http://www.dota2.com/workshop/requirements).
– Preview now allows you to add multiple cosmetic items onto the preview Hero.
– Preview now has a Portrait camera view.
– Preview now allows you to select a skin on models with multiple skins.
– Preview now visualizes attachment points on models that require attachments to be valid.
– Improved validation of polygon and bone count of submitted models.

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