Heroes of Newerth (Hon): Knowing the Newerth


The Heroes of Newerth or Hon is a multiplayer online battle arena video game that distributed and developed by S2 Games that are compatible for Linux, Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows. It is the first multiplayer online battle arena game that was released by S2 Games on the 12th of May 2010.

General Game Play

It features two teams that are going to compete for each other. It is the Hellbourne and the Legion. Both of the teams are going to have each of their bases positioned on the corners of the maps. Those bases would be able to feature different towers, creep spawn points, buildings, central structure and a hero spawning pool. The goal of this is game is for the team to destroy the central structure of the opponent bases. Players would be able to compete with the different heroes that feature unique skills to fight to its opponents.

Game Modes and Matchmaking

It features four types of game modes which includes player hosted, co – op, casual and normal. Each of the game modes differ from one another and the choice of using it will depend to the player. One the matchmaking, the game would be able to divide the players with the use of the MMR or the Match Making Rating through algorithm.

If you are interested in having the chance to try some other multiplayer online battle arena game, then Hon is really something that you shouldn’t miss. With all the heroes having unique features and skills, you would be able to enjoy it with your friends as you get to destroy the central structure of the opponent!