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Heavily based on the Warcraft III scenario Defense of the Ancients, boasting various improvements over the original mod such as, VoIP support, Reconnection capabilities as well as better looking graphics and models etc.
On August 22, 2009 the pre-sale of Heroes of Newerth began for members of the beta. Pre-sales of the game includes name reservation, as well as additional beta keys
Heroes of Newerth System Requirements
Official Minimum Requirements
  • CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon 64 X2 5600+
  • CPU Speed: Info
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • OS: Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 with the latest service pack
  • Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce 7600 GT, ATI Radeon HD 2600 XT, or Intel HD Graphics 3000
  • Free Disk Space: 10 GB
Official Recommended Requirements
  • CPU: Intel Core i5 or AMD FX Series Processor or better
  • CPU Speed: Info
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • OS: Windows 7 / Windows 8 64-bit with the latest service pack
  • Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 or AMD Radeon HD 7790 or better
  • Free Disk Space: 10 GB
PC System Analysis For Heroes of Newerth Requirements
You need a Core 2 Duo E4400 2.0GHz or Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core 4000+ processor coupled with a GeForce 7800 GTX to run Heroes of Newerth system requirements at recommended. You can expect to get around 60FPS at 1080p screen res on high graphics settings with this hardware. System memory for min is 1.5 GB. Your graphics card will need to be capable of running DirectX 9. In short you need a 14 year old PC for best Heroes of Newerth performance.
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200+ FPS
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GD Verdict
Minimum Requirements
128 MB
GD VRAM hardware score: 1
1.5 GB
GD RAM hardware score: 2
Win Xp 32
DX 9
3 GB
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Heroes of Newerth PC Release Date: 12 May 2010

Alternative Game Tags: warcraft 3 mod, warcraft 3 addon, warcraft III mod defense of the ancients, HoN
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