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EXACTLY WHAT IS DOTA 2? Dota 2 is the upcoming fantasy strategy game being developed by Valve, the makers of Portal, Left 4 Dead, and Half-Life. Dota stands for Defense of the Ancients and the game type originated as a user-created mod in Blizzard’s WarCraft 3: Reign of Chaos in 2003. It’s the original multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game that started the entire craze over seven years ago. Right now, Dota 2 is in closed beta mode so that Valve can work out all of the kinks. Nevertheless, the company is so confident in their product that they debuted the game by throwing a $1 million tournament at Gamescom this year featuring 16 of the most accomplished Dota teams. The tournament was a huge success and was a great way to get the hype train rolling for Dota 2. However, with so many MOBA games out now we wanted to give you a bit of a 101 on what’s sure to become one of the most competitive video games out there once it’s released next y .


is an upcoming action fantasy strategy video game being developed by Valve Corporation and the stand-alone sequel to the popular Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and The Frozen Throne mod Defense of the Ancients. Formally

announced onOctober 13, 2010 via the website of magazine Game Informer, the game is currently undergoing a closed beta phase and is scheduled for a full release in 2012.Although the game’s business model has yet to be finalized, Dota 2 will be released via download by Valve’s content delivery platform Steam, on which the game has been developed to run exclusively for both game launch

on…. Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X

and update delivery. Dota 2 will operate

Lane Creeps Lane Creeps spawn from either faction’s base and constantly push towards the enemy’s. Lane Creeps are aligned with one faction, and will attack enemy Creeps (including Neutral Creeps), Heroes, and Buildings. Destroying the enemy team’s Barracks will provide that lane with Mega Creeps, upgrading certain Lane Creeps depending on which Barracks is destroyed. Lane Creeps come in three varieties: Melee Creeps, Ranged Creeps, and Siege Creeps. Melee Creeps have more health, but deal less damage and appear in larger groups. Ranged Creeps deal more damage to other Creeps, but less against Heroes, and have Mana. Siege Creeps deal more damage to Buildings, have more health, and spawn every sixth wave. Siege Creeps do not grow during the game, and cannot be improved by destroying the enemy Barracks. All Lane Creeps can disable Backdoor Protection on enemy Buildings when close.

When an enemy’s Barracks falls, all Lane Creeps of the associated type for that team begin to spawn as Mega Creeps. Mega Creeps are stronger versions of regular Lane Creeps that give less Gold and Experience to the enemy when killed. When all enemy Barracks are destroyed, Upgraded Mega Creeps begin to spawn.

From exile, I emerge! March 28, 2012 We celebrate Happy Bear Pun Week a day earlier as Lone Druid joins Dota 2′s cast of heroes. The irony is that he’s allergic to fur. Community things: It’s Gosu’s Monthly Madness tournament finals are tomorrow, March 29th. You don’t want to miss this, we hear it could be more than we can bear. Bear witness to Team Dignitas’ Ultimate Guide to Warding. This should be required teaching in clawsrooms across the globe. Great Explorer Nullf has compiled the eating habits of the legendary Tidehunter in one handy chart. This might give you paws before deciding to head to the beach. Bear in mind that there will not be an update next week as we will be hibernating during that tim e.

The trails will run red March 23, 2012

One thing to check out in today’s update is the new Hero Performance Rating section in your Persona page. Your performance ratings show how well you play each hero compared to other players of similar skill.

These stats are only available to you. Your ratings will become more accurate the more you play, so get cracking! This week we are also increasing the number of invites being sent out. In addition, we’ll be giving the most active Dota 2 players some more copies to gift to friends. This will be done on a regional basis based on available capacity, starting with US West. Oh, these might be relevant to your interests: A showmatch between WE and Captain Planet this Saturday the 24th on This week’s Dota 2 Top 10 plays. AnGeul created a teaser for the Asian Dota Masters tournament.

Come into my dominion! March 16, 2012 - Dota Team Tonight you might want to sleep with your lights on because Shadow Demon has returned. In today’s update you will find your usual collection of fixes and new features including parity with Dota’s 6.74 release and the ability to share unit control with your team mates. Thanks to everyone that jumped on the Test Build and helped us test this update.

The shadow grows… March 9, 2012 - Dota Team This week’s update is now available in the main Dota 2 client. We’re changing the way we release updates once more and will be updating the Test Build on Wednesdays. It will then be promoted to the Dota 2 release build the next day if no major issues are found. Now for some community news: The Razer Dota 2 Tournament, organized by Rapture Gaming and e-Club, starts today and runs through the weekend. Also starting this weekend, the latest Star Series featuring the best teams from Europe and North America begins this Sunday, . Fear the dark, for you are in the presence of Bane. We are looking forward to The Defense Grand Final this weekend, between Na’Vi and Quantic Gaming. Head over to for more details and times. You can also find this over there. As per our new release schedule, the Test Build has also been updated.

Now your nightmare lasts forever . Ma rc h 2, 2012 - Dota Tea m Fea r the da rk, fo r y o u a re i n the presence o f Ba ne. Today’s c ha n gelog is ava i la ble o n the Dota o ffica i l webs ite. We a re lo oki n g fo rwa rd to The Defense Gra nd Fi na l th is weekend, between Na’Vi a nd Qua ntic Ga m i n g. Head over to “j o i ndota . co m ” fo r mo re deta i ls a nd ti mes . Yo u ca n a lso fi nd th is over there. As per o u r new release sc hedule, the Test Bu i ld has a lso been updated . Yo u ca n c heck o ut its c ha n gelog At the dota ma i n webs ite.

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