Announcement

Collapse

Forum Rules

  • No flaming or derogatory remarks, directly or through insinuation.
  • No discussion, sharing or referencing illegal software such as hacks, keygen, cracks and pirated software.
  • No offensive contents, including but not limited to, racism, gore or pornography.
  • No excessive spam/meme, i.e. copious one liners in a short period of time, typing with all caps or posting meme responses (text/image).
  • No trolling, including but not limited to, flame incitation, user provocation or false information distribution.
  • No link spamming or signature advertisements for content not specific to Dota 2.
  • No Dota 2 key requests, sell, trade etc.
  • You may not create multiple accounts for any purpose, including ban evasion, unless expressly permitted by a moderator.

  • Please search before posting. One thread per issue. Do not create another thread if there is an existing one already.
  • Before posting anything, make sure you check out all sticky threads (e.g., this). Do not create new threads about closed ones.
  • It is extremely important that you post in correct forum section.

  • Balance discussion only in Misc.
  • All art related (such as hero model) feedbacks go to Art Feedback Forum.
  • All matchmaking feedback should go here: Matchmaking Feedback
  • All report/low priority issues should go here: Commend/Report/Ban Feedback
  • No specific workshop item feedback. These should go to workshop page of that item.
  • When posting in non-bugs section (such as this), use [Bugs], [Discussion] or [Suggestion] prefix in your thread name.



In case you object some action by a moderator, please contact him directly through PM and explain your concerns politely. If you are still unable to resolve the issue, contact an administrator. Do not drag these issues in public.



All rules are meant to augment common sense, please use them when not conflicted with aforementioned policies.
See more
See less

Picking Screen Thoughts.

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Picking Screen Thoughts.

    There are multiple things I really like about the new Hero picker:

    -better hero sorting mechanics.
    -Suggesting Picks
    -The "soft-random" Spin thing is good.

    But I think the overall look of it is quite unfitting and it has a few other disadvantages currently.

    - It looks way to modern (age not quality) which is a strong contrast to the dusty and antique look of the ingame UI (you know the thing made out of stone). Old one was alot more fitting.
    - The card system is meh: I go into Grid Mode and Click on a card and that system takes me out of Gridmode again. It also didn't give any further Data compared to the one before. (Attack range and movespeed as an example, even though it at elast allows you to sort by that)
    - If you stay with the card system, you shouldn't default to the "Starter heroes" thing. It utterly confused me :P
    - The card system also leads to the longer images. These lead to female characters breasts being on each of their damn cards and flying stuff like Viper look kinda weird.
    - Grid view also limits useage of suggest heroes, the possibilty to see picked heroes and the "soft-random" which together witht the fact that it always switches back is slightly annoying.
    - Picking screen in general also doesn't fit with the rest of the UI style (and to be honest I liked that rusty and classy look better especially since it also fits the DotA2 logo.)

    There are obviously more things that I liked and disliked, but I just wanted to give a list. Note that if I am talking about Art-Style Rusty isn't meant negative and modern isn't meant positive.
Working...
X