Gul'dan Patch Next Week

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Gul'dan is ready to terrorise the Nexus next week! All the new hero balance changes will also go live with him.

Get ready for one of the biggest and most impactful patches in Heroes of the Storm! The patch went live on the PTR this week and it will become available on live servers next week. Apart from the new hero, Gul'dan, this patch will introduce major changes to most heroes: most of the "vanilla" heroes will receive talent changes, while few of them are getting a complete overhaul.

The upcoming patch will also bring changes to health regeneration (after the discussion on the forums) with longer cooldowns on Healing Wells and buffs to Regeneration Globes. Another significant change is that minions will deal double damage to structures. You can read the patch notes here.

As far as Gul'dan is concerned, KendricSwissh has made a video about the nefarious warlock, which you can see here. From their part, the HotS team have also put out a video spotlight on him.

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I really like what they're doing with globes and wells.  Healing globes have only felt important when you're trying to complete a quest in my opinion.  Increasing their benefit while also upping the CD for wells; this will make players manage their health a lot closer.  Love the minion buffs too.  Really looking forward to this patch going live.  I've been playing on the PTR and it has been awesome.

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