Version: 1.28.5 (184.108.40.20680)
Author: Blizzard Entertainment
Date: July 5th, 2017
Size: 3.05 MB
Language: Multilanguage (English, Deutsch, Spanish, Français, Italian, 한국어, Polski, Русский, 繁體中文)
Blizzard Entertainment has released the new patch 1.28.5 (1.28f), the patch 1.28.5 is the latest update for the warcraft 3 game.
To upgrade to the latest version, you need the following requirements…
– The installation requires cd keys Warcraft III RoC and TFT.
For more Information, read the list of changes…
– File paths and user names think more globally in game and World Editor
– World Editor properly imports custom assets again
– Switching between Reign of Chaos and The Frozen Throne no longer causes a crash
Download warcraft 3 patch 1.28.5
Click on the link to download the patch 1.28.5 for Warcraft III in english…
IMPORTANT: Recommendations before installing
If you play on RGC, w3arena, Rubattle.net, you will not be able to play with this version.
– We recommend that you make a full backup of your current warcraft III folder.
– Run the installer as administrator, it is very important to avoid errors during installation.
– Download Warcraft-III-Setup.exe file, and copy the file into folder warcraft 3.
– Run the downloaded file as an administrator, right-click on the patch file and select “Run as administrator”, and continue with the game update.
frequent errors, Questions and solutions
1.- I need original cd-key purchased in store to install the game ?.
No, you only need any cd-keys to install the game. But, if you want to play on official blizzard servers (Battle.net), you need original CD-Keys (purchased in store).
2.- Where are my maps, replays, Campaigns, screenshots, etc?, everything has disappeared!
Everything those folders have been moved/migrated to “Documents” folder, for example:
3.- Warcraft III and TFT shortcuts are broken (missing)
Yes, “The Frozen Throne.exe” file has been removed from the game, now there is only one file to run the game: Warcraft III.exe
4.- As to switch from WarCraft III Reign of chaos to The Frozen Throne?
In game, click on the icon of the version you want to play.
5.- Can I play online with 1.28.5?
Yes, if you have an original cd-key (purchased in store) you can to play on Battle.net, and some PvPGN servers (not require original cd-key) such as eurobattle.net or GameRanger platform are compatible with this patch.
7.- Dota 6.88v3 is compatible with patch 1.28.5?
No, 6.88v3 is not compatible with this version, +6.88 maps series doesn’t work on this patch.
8.- Can I play DotA AI in Single Player mode and LAN with 1.28.5 patch?
Yes, the latest ai maps are supported with this patch, such as DotA 6.88 Ai, DotA 6.83d Ai, DotA 6.81b Ai, and other dota ai maps.
9.- How much space does the game occupy (size)?
Around 1.4 GB of space in your hard drive
10.- I can’t change my resolution to widescreen (HD)!
Run the game, click on “Options”, “Video”, disable “Fixed Aspect Ratio”, and now you can to change your resolution.
11.- When run the game, I can’t see the cinematic videos (black screen), it freezes!
You need codecs to play videos, download and install K-Lite Codecs Pack FULL
13.- Can I play in RGC with this patch?
No, 1.28.5 is not supported in Ranked Gaming Client.
14.- is this the latest official version of warcraft III?.
No, 1.28.5 (220.127.116.1180) or 1.28f is the last stable version. But the latest version is 1.29 Public Test Realm (PTR), this is still a test version.
– Since the patch 1.28a, the updates are automatic with the new game launcher.
– The War3TFT_128f_English.exe file is no longer available.
– If you play Warcraft III or DotA on some PvPGN Servers (Private Servers), you need to download the PvPGN Loader 1.28.
– This installation requires Warcraft CD-Keys.