GamesCom 2016 – Chu8 chats w/ Travis McGeathy & Machines of War Gameplay
During GamesCom 2016, Streamer Chu8 interviewed Heroes of the Storm lead systems designer Travis McGeathy to talk about the new Machines of War expansion. Here are some of the highlights:
- Braxis Hold will be in the PTR at the end of August.
- MVP of the Game will be introduced, and improved over the next few months.
- Healers and Tanks have a chance to be MVP
- Travis would like to see clans and social support in the future, but no announcements
In the Warhead Junction map, the nuke tooltip says the following:
NUKE: After channeling for 1.5 sec, launches a nuke dealing 2750 damage in a large area (30% max Health to Heroes). Damage is doubled to targets inside the center ring. If interrupted, nuke goes on a 10 sec cooldown. Max 1 per Hero.
Chu8 also played Machines of War during the 4.5-hour long stream. Below you can watch the VOD.
The interview takes place in the timeline at 03:30:00.