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Heroes Brawl: Feb 3 - Hammer Time

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Hammer Time returns as the brawl of the week.

Towers of Doom with 10 Sgt. Hammers and permanently enabled Thrusters. This is the second time the brawl is active. It was live during the week of October 28.

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This week’s brawl is Hammer Time! An explosive twist on a typical match, Hammer Time lets you call down the thunder and claim Belltowers on Towers of Doom with 10 Sgt. Hammers.

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Rules

  • Queue up and battle it out on Towers of Doom with either Sgt. Doomhammer or World War Sgt. Hammer.
    • Core health for both teams halved to 20
  • Modified Standard play
    • No talent restrictions, but all players start at level 10
      • Extended beginning game time by 15 seconds to allow for more time to choose talents
    • Thrusters are always active for all players!
    • Unsieging from Siege Mode is now instant for all players!
  • The first team to claim enough Belltowers to destroy the enemy Core is victorious!

Rewards

Complete three matches of Hammer Time to earn 1,000 Gold and the following portrait:

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Like the idea of this one more than its execution... Especially with sgt hammer (but typical of all the total mirror matches) you get an early lead you win the game. This one in particular is a long painful loss when that happens.

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yeah, I actually think it'd be better on a different map - towers of doom forces you to lose over and over again before it's finally all over. a traditional map could be done after a handful of teamfights (given that even one living Hammer can easily push down one or two forts after an enemy wipe)

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