About the game
Dota 2 is a free-to-play game that came into the world as a sequel to Defense of the Ancients, which, in turn, was a community-created mod for Blizzard Entertainment's Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos.
Dota 2 Articles
Siltbreaker - DOTA 2 getting a multiplayer co-op campaign
This year's International Battle Pass for Dota 2 will be adding a multiplayer cooperative campaign to the game. The first Valve release containing some actual story in a good long while will see the scorching light of day later this month.
Dutch legislation cracks down on loot boxes pretty hard
Game developers have eight weeks to dump loot boxes from their games after the Netherlands Gaming Authority decided to be the first to crack down on them. Namely, a study showed that four games are in violation of their Better Gaming Act.
Valve's latest project is a card game called Artifact
Yes, Valve is still making games, but probably not the games you want. The PC gaming giant has announced that they are currently working on a project called Artifact - a DOTA themed card game. There isn't a face or palm big enough on this planet.
Valve wants to improve Dota 2 new player experience
The latest Dota 2 update is aiming to make the initial experience more friendly for new players, both in terms of mechanical accessibility, as well as smoothing out interactions with its famously competitive and toxic playerbase.
Dota 2 updates to 7.00 - A whole new ball game
Dota 2's official site is back up and update 7.00 changes the game substantialy
Steam hits 14.3 million concurrent user logins
Valve just published some data showing Steam concurrent user logins surpasing 14 million