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warcraft 3 patch 1.28.5File: Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne Patch 1.28f
Version: 1.28.5 (
Author: Blizzard Entertainment
Date: July 5th, 2017
Size: 3.05 MB
Filename: Warcraft-III-Setup.exe
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.


warcraft 3 patch 1.28.5
To upgrade to the latest version, you need the following requirements…

– Warcraft III The Frozen Throne any version.
– The installation requires cd keys Warcraft III RoC and TFT.

Changelog 1.28.5

For more Information, read the list of changes…

Bug Fixes
– 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 have any version of Warcraft III installed on your PC, this installer will update it to version 1.28.5, this update is irreversible.
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:
C:\Users\YouUser\Documents\Warcraft III
C:\Users\YouUser\Documents\Warcraft III\Maps
C:\Users\YouUser\Documents\Warcraft III\Replay
C:\Users\YouUser\Documents\Warcraft III\Campaigns
C:\Users\YouUser\Documents\Warcraft III\ScreenShots

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
warcraft III. exe - New Laucnher

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.
warcraft III. exe - New Laucnher

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.

6.- Can I play DOTA on LAN with patch 1.28.5?
Yes, a lot of maps are compatible, such as DotA 6.85k, DotA 6.83d, DotA v6.83d fixed v2 by h3rmit, an other dota maps.

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.
1.28.5 patch config resolution widescreen

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

12.- Can I play with other mod maps?
Yes, this version is compatible with many maps, such as BVO New World 4.0, Bleach vs one piece 13, etc.

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 ( 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.