Last night kicked off the Warcraft III: Reforged – an updated version of the people’s favorite. Unfortunately, the launch was unsuccessful: on the forums there is a mass hysteria, and the game dipped to zero on Metacritic.
Claims to Reforged users very much. The most painful are associated with the demo version that they gave to visitors of BlizzCon 2018. If you compare it to a release version, we get the following:
• No more cut-scenes modern level with a corresponding animation and close-UPS. In the demo, this cut-scene was.
• New graphics much easier.
• No more redesigned interface.
Prerenderennye commercials remained at the level of the original, but this is Blizzard was warned in advance. Exceptions only two introductory videos and Illidan’s battle with Arthas.
According to reports on Reddit, Reforged suffers from various bugs and errors. Among them:
• When loading mission campaign, instead of the game screen appears to defeat.
• The game “stumbles” and crashes in the main menu.
• In multiplayer unable to connect to matches.
• The game heats computers much stronger than expected.
• Someone even lost the model.
In addition, Reddit list of features that were in the original Warcraft III, but disappeared in Reforged:
• automated tournaments
• three-dimensional backgrounds in the campaign,
• three-dimensional portraits Battle.net,
• commands through a slash in the chat Battle.net,
• news section,
• custom campaign.
How to write an players to ensure compatibility of the classic Warcraft III and Reforged, the original was moved to the base of the reissues. So, the above are the features that were removed from Reforged, has all but disappeared from the classic version in Battle.net.
The result is natural: user rating Warcraft III: Reforged on Metacritic at the time of writing the news is 2.4 out of 10 based on 118 ratings. Reviews from the press yet, but Blizzard did not give comments.