The homepage of Heroes of Newerth (HoN) has just made an official announcement to close this game from June 20, 2022, after more than 10 years of release. From December 2021, the game will suspend services, not open new account registration…
HoN used to have many international tournaments, but after the 2018 season, this game is no longer held. HoN’s biggest prize is just over $236,000, too small compared to what other eSport games can do and far behind LoL or Dota 2. For that reason, many people are not surprised to know the game. will close.
HoN belongs to the MOBA series, which has been compared many times with other famous games such as League of Legends, Dota 2. The game was originally developed by S2 Games for devices running Windows, macOS X and Linux. The game was released in May 2010 and re-released as free at the end of July 2011.
The idea for the product comes from the custom map Defense of the Ancients (Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne). As of May 2015, the task of developing HoN was taken over by Frostburn Studios and the development team transferred to a new company.