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DotA 2: Reborn Update Will Be Coming Soon

09/02/2015, A couple of months ago, Valve announced DotA 2: Reborn. This isn’t a sequel to DotA 2, but rather an update to the game’s engine along with the UI, updating its look and usability which should hopefully make it better. Valve then made the beta open to...

DotA 2 The International Tournament Delayed Due To DDoS Attack

08/04/2015, DotA 2’s The International managed to raise a whopping $18 million in prize money ahead of the competition, basically indicating just how popular the game and the scene is. However it looks like during one of the competitions, a DDoS attack forced the...

Valve Unveils Real-Life DotA 2 Aegis Of Champions

07/09/2015, Next month one of the largest, if not the largest, DotA 2 championships will be taking place. So far gamers have been actively donating money to the prize pool which last we checked, was sitting at a little over $15 million. Now it seems that Valve has...

DotA 2’s The International Prize Pool Hits $15 Million

07/01/2015, If you’re a fan of Valve’s DotA 2 MOBA, chances are every year you look forward to The International, which is basically the biggest DotA 2 championship tournament of the year. Last year’s The International saw its prize pool nearly hit the $11...

Valve Releases 5.5GB Patch For DotA 2 Reborn

06/19/2015, As per our report yesterday, Valve opened up DotA 2 Reborn to the public. We noted that given that the game was still in its beta, there were bound to be bugs and certain aspects of the game that weren’t functioning as it should. Unfortunately it turns...

DotA 2 Reborn Beta Is Now Open To The Public

06/18/2015, Last week Valve unveiled DotA 2 Reborn which is basically a pretty huge upgrade that Valve will be making to their MOBA. While there will be plenty of changes in the UI and menus, one of the more notable changes is to the actual game itself which will now...

Valve Unveils DotA 2 Reborn, Gives The Game A Makeover

06/12/2015, When it comes to MOBAs like DotA 2, League of Legends, or Heroes of the Storm, having the most realistic graphics isn’t really necessary. As long as it looks good, plays smoothly, and is balanced, that’s usually good enough. However Valve is taking...

Valve’s The International 2015 Prize Pool Beats Out Last Year’s

06/07/2015, Over the past few years, Valve has held an official DotA 2 tournament called The International. Last year the developers tried to raise money for a prize pool in which the proceeds would go to the winners, but at the same time by turning to crowdfunding,...

DotA 2’s The International 2015 Has Raised $7.5 Million So Far

05/11/2015, DotA 2 is an extremely popular competitive MOBA made by Valve, and if you recall last year players of the game managed to raise over $10 million via the Compendium which has us wondering, will this year’s The International 2015 be able to reach that...

DotA 2’s Patch 6.84 Should Make The Game Progress Faster

04/28/2015, DotA 2 games can last very long or very short, it really depends on the caliber of the players and also the decision of players who might want to hold on and keep battling it out, or who will quickly call it a day when they’ve recognized that they’ve...

DotA 2 Mod Turns It Into A First-Person Shooter

04/21/2015, Valve’s MOBA DotA 2 is played from a top down perspective where players control their hero and will also be able to scroll through the map and observe different parts of it at the same time. However we’re sure given the nature of DotA 2, many are...

66-year Old Grandpa Plays DotA 2 For Health Reasons

04/03/2015, They say that playing video games excessively can be bad for your health, but as it turns out maybe not. According to a report from the Philippines, it seems that there is a new DotA 2 player in town in the form of a 66-year old grandpa who currently...