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Dota 2’s Foreseer’s Contract update adds Oracle this week
Although Dota 2 is still suffering adverse network conditions, Valve are ready to roll out a new hero, fulfill some Compendium promises, and add a bunch of extra additions to the game with the Foreseer’s Contract update.
Valve talks Dota 2 network problems on US East and EU West
Dota 2 has been hamstrung by server problems – particularly on US East and EU West – for the last week, and Valve have now posted up details on how they’re dealing with it.
Free Dota 2 comic hints at Oracle joining the roster
Valve have uploaded a free comic, called The Foreseer’s Contract, to the Dota 2 website – and I use this to foretell Oracle joining the roster soon.
Dota 2’s drop system reworked in latest patch
If you like your Dota 2 hats, then important news: the drop system has been reworked.
IncGamers Podcast #187
The podcast boosts its numbers back up to three this week, as Paul completes work on the Hanging Gardens of Babylon (aka: his back yard.) There’s pleasing Lucasarts-related news from GOG, which brings TIE Fighter and X-Wing (plus Sam & Max and others) to the digital world.
Dota 2 update ends hero restrictions in Captain’s Draft
Valve has pushed out a new update for Dota 2, lifting all restrictions on hero selection in the Captain’s Draft mode of play.
Dota 2 patches continue to lower the “comeback” gold
You could politely say the Dota 2 community has been “divided” on the 6.82 changes that provide extra assist gold for the losing team.
Dota 2’s patch 6.82 – Rekindling Soul – goes live
The Rekindling Soul update for Dota 2, patching the game to 6.82 and changing basically everything, has just gone live.
Dota 2’s patch 6.82, named Rekindling Soul, changes everything
Are you bored of the current Dota 2 meta? Well, the newest patch will change damn near everything.
ESPN President says eSport is “not a sport”
They’ve just broadcast the DOTA 2 tournament so this is an odd statement from the man at the top.
Techies now playable in the Dota 2 Test Client
The Techies aren’t coming to Dota 2 until next week, but you can get some practice in now if you download the Test Client.
SHODAN announcer pack mooted for Dota 2
Night Dive Studios, the saints responsible for re-releasing System Shock 2, have floated the idea of a SHODAN announcer pack for Dota 2.