Entrance of Dark Willow in the competitive scene
- Bounty Rune base gold bounty increased from 50 to 60 (affects runes after the first one)
- Bounty Rune no longer gives XP. Previously gave 0 at the start and increased by 7 per minute.
- Morphling: Morph can now be toggled to go back and forth from the original target until the duration runs out. Has a 1 second toggle cooldown.
- Treant Protector: Level 10 Talent changed from +35% XP Gain to +2 Living Armor Block Instances
- Treant Protector: Level 15 Talent improved from 3s Tree Respawn Time to 2s
- Treant Protector: Level 25 Talent changed from +6 Living Armor Block Instances to 700 AoE Living Armor (heroes and buildings)
- Bloodseeker: Bloodrage now heals you for 50% of its value if you do not get the last hit but are within 300 AoE of a dying hero.
- Dragon Knight: Agility gain reduced from 2.2 to 2.0
- Dragon Knight: Level 10 Talent changed from +30 Attack Speed to -20% Breathe Fire Damage Reduction
- Terrorblade: Base HP regen reduced from 3.25 to 3.0
- Terrorblade: Reflection no longer reduces attack speed