Heroes of Newerth now free-to-own

Discussion in 'Computer Games and General Discussion' started by YayMii, Jul 28, 2012.

  1. YayMii

    YayMii hi

    Jun 24, 2009
    that place
    Not sure where to put this. Was going to put it in USN, but a lot of people stopped caring about HoN so I assumed this wasn't really newsworthy.

    Well, a week ago S2 Games made all characters free for everyone in an attempt to bring in more players, moving away from the free-to-play model that League of Legends is still successfully using. This is similar to how Dota 2's free-to-play model will be, with buyable in-game announcers, skins, etc. Didn't see this posted anywhere, so...yeah. This actually might get me to play more HoN.

    Source (HoN forum post)
  2. jan777

    jan777 motion control..? srsly? so 2008. 3DS is teh bombz

    Jan 4, 2008
    Which sucks for the people who bought the game for ~30$ a while back
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