Posts Tagged DOTA 2
DOTA 2 International qualifying rounds begin 12 May
Valve are gearing up for this year’s International DOTA 2 tournament with 40 team qualifying rounds about to start in a couple of weeks.
Dota 2’s Spring Cleaning update out, includes no new hero
As promised, Dota 2‘s Spring Cleaning patch – patch 6.81 – has launched.
PC games surpass consoles in revenue. MOBAs are very important
It was only a matter of time before PC gaming chipped away at console revenue and now it’s apparently happened.
Dota 2’s Spring Cleaning patch announced, changes loads of stuff
Another season, another Dota 2 patch – and this one comes with a swathe of bug fixes and hero tweaks.
Free to Play documentary updated with Q&A content
Valve’s Dota 2-themed documentary Free to Play has been updated with some new content.
The International DOTA 2 Championship tickets go on sale 4 April
Help, I’m stuck in a DOTA 2 story and don’t (really) know anything about the game.
Latest Dota 2 patch doesn’t actually change much
A new patch for Dota 2 has been released, and – despite its 175MB size – it doesn’t actually seem to do much barring fix a few issues.
Free to view film Free to Play seen by 5.5 million
Surprising news! A free to watch documentary about three professional players of the immensely popular DOTA 2 has proven to be quite popular since its release last week.
Valve’s Free to Play Documentary Review
Free to Play is not a film about Dota 2, nor is it a film about the international tournament that’s confusingly named The International.
GeForce 335.23 Titanfall WHQL Drivers drop for release
Nvidia has released what they are calling the GeForce 335.23 Titanfall WHQL Drivers.
Dota 2 continuing to move towards custom game modes
A new item schema update has been vigorously hurled at Dota 2, and while it doesn’t contain anything massively groundbreaking, it does offer a glimpse at some upcoming (and incredibly welcome) changes, as well as reminding us that custom game modes are on the way.
Valve’s Free to Play DOTA 2 eSports movie releases next month
Valve are set to release their DOTA 2 documentary movie called Free to Play on 19 March.
Dota 2 patched to add the Year Beast
Update: The Dota 2 blog has been updated with news on exactly what this mode entails.
Impressions on Dota 2 Patch 6.80 and the New Bloom Festival
I wouldn’t normally write something like this, but… well, I’m actually kinda impressed with what’s been added in Dota 2‘s 6.80 patch.
IncGamers Podcast #150
In honour of our 150th episode, the podcast team has an in-depth discussion about crisp flavours (that’s “chip flavors” for anybody listening in America.) That happens right near the end though, so first you have to sit through a lot of fascinating PC game related chat.
Dota 2’s New Bloom coming tomorrow with a second hero and more features
Hahaha. Did you think that Terrorblade would be the only hero added in Dota 2‘s New Bloom Festival?
Dota 2’s New Bloom Festival adding new hero, Random Ability Draft, hero changes
Okay, so Valve have finally lifted the curtain on a lot of what the New Bloom Festival patch for Dota 2 will include.
Dota 2 details New Bloom Festival event
Frostivus might not have been that long ago, but Valve are already gearing up for the next Dota 2 event – the New Bloom Festival.
Valve tosses out some crazy Team Fortress 2 numbers in economy talk
The latest conference chat to take place at Valve’s Steam Dev Days event was about in-game economies (hats,) and confirmed what a lot of people probably already suspected; that Team Fortress 2 (hats) are still very popular.
Valve extends Dota 2’s Year of the Horse submission deadline
As previously mentioned, the next event for Dota 2 will be a spring event called “Year of the Horse”, based around the Chinese New Year.
A Beginner’s Guide to Dota 2 – Part Four: Playing Support
The Heroes – Part 1
The Heroes – Part 2
IncGamers’ Favourite Games of 2013 – Tim’s Picks
I doubt I’ll look back on 2013 with the same sense of wistful joy as I do for most of the early-90s years, but the difficulty I’ve had in picking only five games is certainly testament to this year having a lot of top-notch titles.
Dota 2 patch adds more heroes and rewards to Wraith-Night
How’re you going with Wraith-Night? Have you won it repeatedly, yet?
Dota 2 wants submissions for Year of the Horse event
Wraith-Night is underway, but Valve aren’t resting on their (Christmas) laurels.
Dota 2 entry queues removed, game now genuinely free for everyone
A Dota 2 patch that went live tonight has come with the announcement that, at last, Dota 2 is really free for everyone.
Dota 2’s Wraith-Night gets an update, matchmaking tweaks
Hello there. I am not your scheduled Dota 2 updates expert Tim McDonald, but I’ll do my best to be grumpy and sarcastic and maybe nobody will notice the difference.