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Average Player Score Based on 515 ratings
7.8
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Score Breakdown Based on 515 ratings
  1. 10 (172)
  2. 9 (131)
  3. 8 (81)
  4. 7 (39)
  5. 6 (17)
  6. 5 (15)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (4)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (45)

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  • User Rating 1

    It is so not good about this game :( I hate this game and the game is sucks and makes my mind look horrible!! ewwwwwwwww

    Rated on February 21, 2012 by sancejajb123

    I don't like dis because of its graphics that is to ugly and I don't like the imitation of it. Boo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!:(!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    Heroes of Newerth quick review.

    Rated on March 05, 2012 by deansy14

    Heroes of Newerth is a very intense game with endless hours of gameplay. For players who are new to MOBA genre will find this game very hard to master and need to invest hundreds of hours into it, in ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    The new DoTA and a great game to replace it HoN takes every great thing in DoTA and triples it. Watch out Blizzard....

    Rated on August 31, 2009 by stealth_strike

    The new DoTA and a great game to replace it HoN takes every great thing in DoTA and triples it. Watch out Blizzard you may have to deal with S2GAMES off a game that was made for Warcraft 3 that will b...

    8 out of 15 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Heroes of Newerth is an incredible game, but the steep learning curve and community may put you off.

    Rated on April 01, 2012 by BigStik

    Heroes of Newerth (HoN) is an incredibly rewarding, challenging, tactical team based game which pits two teams of 5 against each other on a 3 laned map with creeps, buildings and towers. It is one of ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 2.5

    The visuals are spot on, but the repetitive gameplay and hardcore attitude of the players makes it a niche title at best

    Rated on September 24, 2009 by CoffeeSquid

    I woke up this morning to find an invitation to the closed beta testing sitting in my inbox, which was a surprise since I didn't even apply. Once I'd made sure that it wasn't a phishing attack (the sp...

    11 out of 39 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    Heroes of Newerth brings a whole new field of gaming to our favorite mod for Warcraft 3, DoTA.

    Rated on October 14, 2009 by MoltenCupcake

    S2 Games created this game for the fanbase of the famous Defense of the Ancients mod for Warcraft 3. While many people have a hard time wrapping their heads around why we would pay a one time fee (to ...

    7 out of 13 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 5

    Just go back to Dota

    Rated on October 16, 2009 by jhonel83

    I have first seen this game at an i-cafe and people were playing like crazy. I was soooo impressed, especially because I play Dota for about 3 years now. Yesterday I finally managed to get hold of a b...

    11 out of 30 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    A fast paced fantasty RTS/RTT that has a great multiplayer set up.

    Rated on October 22, 2009 by srbbnd

    Heroes of Newerth may be in the BETA stage, but I have rarely had any problems if any while playing this game. What is nice about this game is the fast paced gameplay and required teamplay to guarante...

    5 out of 9 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    As a 4-year player of DotA (almost to the date) I had very high expectations for HoN. It has disappointed thus far.

    Rated on October 22, 2009 by lannyboy334

    We are S2 Games. We are going to make an actual genre called DBG, DotA-based game, and then not expect everyone to judge our game that is the first in this new genre at the same level as DotA. Sound...

    12 out of 22 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 1

    What an waist of time. Unless of course your an absolute pro elitist jerk then have your fun without me.

    Rated on October 25, 2009 by iceman_sith

    Honestly this game is a waist of time, No single player, no way of practicing.. there is just nothing out there. About 3 months ago me and a few of my friends started to play some WC3 again, one of th...

    31 out of 78 found this review helpful.