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Great news for all developers working with replays to extract data! Blizzard has shared their heroprotocol project on GitHub!

 

Heroprotocol, a python library to decode Heroes of the Storm replay protocols, goes open-source.

In order to engage community-driven tools, Blizzard has made it possible to parse additional data from replays, such as:

  • Battleground mechanics
  • Mercenary Camps captured
  • Talent choices
  • Virtually all data on the screen, such as Kills, Deaths, and Assists, hero damage, siege damage, healing, and much more!

Blizzard closed the announcement stating further improvements to replay files are under way.

 

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