Posts Tagged DOTA 2
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.
Dota 2’s Frostivus/Wraith-Night/Legion Commander patch goes live
Dota 2‘s latest mega-patch – which I affectionately call the Frostiwraithnilegicomma patch – has gone live.
Legion Commander confirmed: Wraith-Night hits Dota 2 tomorrow
Update 13 December 2013: The patch is now live.
I’d say “I called it“, but frankly, I don’t know that it comes as much of a surprise.
Valve hints at Legion Commander coming in Dota 2’s Frostivus update
There are a few indications in the latest Dota 2 Frostivus tease that the holiday update might add Legion Commander.
Frostivus is coming: Dota 2 patch removes Skeleton King
Well, here’s a bizarre one for you. The latest Dota 2 patch has… removed a hero.
Frostivus coming to DOTA 2 – It’s not cancelled this year
In fear of hearing the words “Gief Frostivus”, Valve are making damn sure that the DOTA 2 Frostivus seasonal content will be released after it was cancelled last year.
Ranked matchmaking coming to Dota 2
Ever wondered what your Dota 2 MMR is? Welp, you’ll be able to find out before too long!
Latest Dota 2 patch changes a few names and models
For reasons that are utterly beyond me, the latest Dota 2 patch has changed a few of the hero names and models.
Dota 2 getting The Stanley Parable announcer pack
There’s another Dota 2 announcer pack coming, and this one’s a good’un: it’s The Stanley Parable.
Dota 2’s Three Spirits update now live
Just a quick public service announcement to say that Dota 2 is currently downloading 769MB from Steam, which I strongly suspect means that today’s promised Three Spirits update – adding Earth Spirit, Ember Spirit, and a whole load of new functionality – is now live on the proper game, and not just the test client.
Dota 2 patch adds two heroes, mentor system, crafting, Diretide, hats
Whewwwww, but this is a big Dota 2 patch. The Three Spirits update gives us Ember Spirit, Earth Spirit, Diretide, and a load of new systems.
DOTA 2’s major update: What we expect, what we want, what might happen
Community! Your requests have been answered: Volvo will indeed give Diretide.
Diretide was delayed due to major update, says Valve in apology
Valve have finally let the community know what’s going on with Diretide, a full eight days late.