About the game
Dota Underlords is an auto battler developed and published by Valve for mobile and PC. The game is based on a popular Dota 2 community created game mode called Dota Auto Chess, which was released in January 2019.
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Dota Underlords is leaving Early Access soonish
Valve's autobattler is leaving Early Access in February 2020 as the game approaches the 1.0 version. Considering the rate at which it has been shedding players, this is not a moment too soon and might event be too little too late.
Steam's Best of 2019 charts are out and Destiny 2 is in most of them
Steam posted their traditional report on best-performing titles in the following categories - Top Sellers, Top New Releases, Top Selling VR Games, Top Early Access Graduates and Most Played Games. As you'd expect, there were a few surprises.
How to beat Knight alliances in Dota Underlords
It is generally not wise to abandon flexibility in Underlords when building a team, but if a player is sick of being Knight-stomped there are ways of sticking it to a Knight.
Steam will be launching in China in a heavily curated version
It's been a while since we reported of Valve's plans to expand their digital games distribution service to China in partnership with Perfect World Entertainment, and now we have some more information straight from the horse's mouth.
Valve are introducing Ranked and Casual modes in Dota Underlords
Valve announced that in the next update, Dota Underlords will introduce two ways of playing - Ranked and Casual modes. To reach the Ranked mode, players will need to win at least five Casual matches, which will include Daily Challenges.
Valve to fix hilarious Underlords Arc Warden exploit this week
As with most early beta releases, Dota Underlords is proving to be a bit of a balancing challenge for Valve. The latest exploit discovered by players relates to Arc Warden's cloning ability, provided the clones can be fed with mana.
Dota Underlords update likely to make you rethink your strategies
Valve's Dota Underlords team have detailed the changes set to arrive with its mid-season gameplay update. Most of them are synergy, item, and unit balance reworks, along with the implementation of Proto pass customisation unlocks.
Over 15 upcoming Dota Underlords heroes have been data mined
Valve are still looking to stick to their promised weekly update schedule for Dota Underlords, which is great for players and a proverbial gold vein for data miners. Assets for sixteen new heroes have been spotted in the game's files.
Dota Underlords launches Proto Pass, beta version of battle pass
Valve recently announced the introduction of a prototype battle pass for Dota Underlords, or Proto Pass if you would. It sounds very much the same as the Beta Pass from League of Legends - a testing ground for future monetisation.
Auto Chess Invitational will have a $1 million prize pool
Auto Chess may have less of a spotlight than Teamfight Tactics and Dota Underlords but the game from the original creators of the genre is sure to turn some heads towards it with the promise of a single tournament $1 million prize pool.