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[Bug] Spectator Mode - Sound and looking at EQ

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  • [Bug] Spectator Mode - Sound and looking at EQ

    These are both spectator specific bugs, or I'm lucky enough, not to have noticed them in normal play.

    1. Inspecting EQ can crash game

    Summary:
    When looking at equipment (using the little magnifying glass), the game has the tendency to completely freeze.
    This is not a 100% case thing, but it has happened due to an Ursa (without any items equipped) having a magnifying glass.
    Also, if the game crashes, it tends to get stuck on "Connecting to DotA2 servers" or whatever the message was!

    Repro Steps:
    Clicked magnifying glasses in multiple games, on every hero possible

    Result:
    More than often, the game will not crash, and show the items.
    Some heroes that have no specific gear, but items like couriers, or a 'false' magnifying glass, seem to cause this more often.
    However, I've looked at a Kunkka with the Tricorne hat, and it has crashed my DotA2 as well.

    Repro Steps:
    Went back to spectate the same game, looking at Ursa's EQ did not crash DotA2.

    2. Sounds stuck

    Summary:
    I HEAR THE DAMN FLARE EVERYWHERE ON THE MAP!
    And other spells, too. Such as Krob's Ult summoning sound, Wisp's balls, and other sound effects looping in specific areas.

    Repro Steps:
    Join a game. Go wild scanning the map.

    Result:
    Apparently sounds are stuck prior to joining sometimes, as I started spectating a few games that were on-going,
    and I could hear certain skills' sounds around certain areas. The areas seem random.
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