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Volskaya Foundry <Battleground>

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Volskaya Foundry

Opposing forces converge on Volskaya Foundry, as the massive testing facility has been pulled into the Nexus. Commandeer the facility's giant mechs - the Triglav Protectors - and assault the enemy's defenses!

This Battleground:

Battleground Map

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Primary Objectives

These objectives are what makes the Battleground unique, and are essential to know in order to win.

Core Ability - Rocket Fists The Core shoots 3 Rocket Fists at nearby enemy Heroes, dealing 150 damage and knocking them back.
Recast after 6 sec when an enemy Hero is close.
Amount: 2 Located at the middle of each base.

Capture Points Hold the Capture Point until it reaches 100% to gain a Triglav Protector. Point order is middle, top, bottom. Time needed to fully capture: 52 seconds.
Spawns: 3 min Respawns 3 min after the active Triglav Protector has been destroyed.
Amount: 3 Located at the north center, south center and between middle and bottom lanes.

Triglav Protector The Triglav Protector is controlled by 2 Heroes. It lasts for 50 seconds, plus 3 seconds per in-game minute (eg. at 10:00, the Triglav Protector would last 80 seconds).
Respawns instantly after Capture Point is fully captured.
Amount: 1 Located at the Capture Point reaching 100%.


When captured at the right time, Camps can make a huge difference or provide a needed bit of support.
Note that Mercenaries are disabled during the Primary Objectives.

Assault Trooper Camp Assault Troopers (Siege) spawn. Moves down the top lane upon capture.
Spawns: 1 min Respawns 1 min, 45 sec after the Camp has been captured.
Amount: 2 Located between top and middle lanes, near the forts each side.

Fortification Camp Fortification Turret spawns. Drops a Turret upon capture, that can be picked up and dropped elsewhere.
Spawns: 1 min Respawns 1 min, 45 sec after the Camp has been captured.
Amount: 2 Located between bottom and middle lanes, near the forts each side.

Support Camp Support Camp spawns. Drops a Biotic Emitter upon capture, that can be used to regain 40% Health and Mana over 10 seconds to Allied Heroes in its proximity.
Spawns: 1 min Respawns 3 min after the Camp has been captured.
Amount: 1 Located center, between top and middle lanes.


These entities are found in this Battleground, one way or the other.

Katya Volskaya
Katya Volskaya (Primary Announcer)

Founder and Leader of Volskaya Industries.


Useful websites, that gives detailed information about certain aspects of the Battleground.

Heroes Patch Notes

Heroes Patch Notes - Volskaya Foundry Patch Notes

Heroes Profile

Heroes Profile - Volskaya Foundry Win Rates

Heroes Wiki

Heroes Wiki - Volskaya Foundry

Battleground Rotations

In Ranked and Unranked game modes, not all Battlegrounds are playable at all times. This changes every once in a while with a Battleground Rotation.