Eternal Conflict - New Diablo 3 Maps, Heroes (The Butcher), and More! PTR June 23rd

Eternal Conflict Event - New Diablo 3 Maps, Heroes, Mounts and Skins. PTR June 23rd

We were able to attend the Blizzard Press event on Heroes of the Storm and were able to get some great info on the next event: Eternal Conflict
  • Diablo Themed Event
  • There will be another map other than the Battlefield of Eternity map released. It is already being worked on.
  • The event will last a few months, and have new Heroes, Mounts and Skins from the Diablo universe.
  • The event will head to the PTR on June 23rd, and if there are no issues, releases on June 30th.
  • NOTE: Butcher 's numbers were taken from hero select screen, and not in-game.

The Butcher - Melee Assassin

Fresh MeatPassive

Nearby minions drop 1 and heroes drop 3 fresh meat when they die, which you can pick up to gain 1% bonus attack damage. Can hold up to 25 meat. All meat is lost on dying.


50 Mana4s Cooldown
Slams your axe down into the ground, dealing 40 damage and slowing units by 50%. This slow fades away over 2 seconds.

Butcher's BrandW

60 Mana14s Cooldown
Deal 32 damage to an enemy and cause your basic attacks against them to heal you for 75% of the damage done for 5 seconds. Healing doubled versus heroes.

Ruthless OnslaughtE

75 Mana20s Cooldown
Charge at an enemy, becoming unstoppable and gaining movement speed. If you reach the target, they are stunned for 1 second and take 110 damage.

Furnace BlastR

75 Mana90s Cooldown
After a 3 second delay, fire explodes around you dealing 685 damage to enemies. Can be cast while using Ruthless Onslaught.

Lamb for the SlaughterR

75 Mana60s Cooldown
Throw a hitching post that attaches to the nearest enemy hero after a 1 second delay. This deals 75 damage and causes the enemy to be chained to the post for 4 seconds.
Reduces Hamstring mana cost and cooldown on heroes.
Periodically reduces incoming basic attacks.
Chop MeatQ
Increased Hamstring’s damage to non-heroes and increases meat drops.
Collecting fresh meat heals you.
Flail AxeQ
Increases Hamstring length.
Unrelenting PursuitE
Reduces Ruthless Onslaught cooldown on impact.
Cheap ShotQ
Hamstring does bonus damage to movement-impaired targets.
Activate to deal damage over time.
Brutal StrikeQ
Hamstring empowers your next basic attack.
Insatiable BladeW
Increases Butcher’s Brand healing.
Increases maximum fresh meat and less lost on death.
Final AssaultE
Increases Ruthless Onslaught range and adds lunge.
Furnace BlastR
Deal damage around you after a delay.
Lamb for the SlaughterR
Chain an enemy hero to a post.
Burning RagePassive
Deals damage to nearby enemies.
Savage ChargeE
Ruthless Onslaught deals extra damage.
Crave FleshW
Butcher’s Brand grants move speed.
Spell ShieldPassive
Reduces incoming ability damage.
Crippling SlamQ
Hamstring’s slow no longer fades and lasts longer.
Gain attack speed and reduces disables at low health.
Blood FrenzyTrait
Fresh Meat grants attack speed.
Fires of HellR
Furnace Blast explodes twice.
Slaughter HouseR
Lamb for the Slaughter chains all enemy heroes.
Nexus BladesPassive
Basic attacks deal more damage and slow.
Bolt of the StormActive
Activate to teleport a short distance.
  • Two lane map with a Teamfight centric mechanic.
  • Immortals - Two boss Creatures that fight eachother until Heroes intervene. The Winning Immortal joins its team in-lane to help push
  • Siege Golem Camp - Three Khazra.
  • Bruiser Camp - Two Dogs and a Shaman that resummons the Dogs until he dies.
  • Easter Eggs not present on the hands-on demo, but will be for the map's release.




Press Q&A Recap and Concept Art

While at the press event we also got to sit down with a few of the Heroes of the Storm developers and they gave us some great information and concept art to share with you. Click on the banner below or here to see more info from the event.


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