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Dota 2 is one of the most popular eSport games out there. Every day, hundreds of thousands of people play Dota 2 and watch Dota 2 tournaments. With so many people playing, there's always something new to learn. That's where we come in. Our website offers the latest Dota 2 news, guides, and hero information. Whether you're a casual player or a competitive Pro, we have the information you need to take your Dota 2 game to the next level. Dota 2 is a complex game with many different heroes and strategies. Guides and tournament coverage help viewers understand the action and make it more exciting to watch.
Top 3 most effective stand-ins in Dota 2
Top 3 most effective stand-ins in Dota 2
If you are fond of watching professional Dota matches, you might see the word "stand-in" in the players' nicknames followed by their nickname. Dozens of people ask: who is a stand-in in Dota? Let's roll!
Evil Geniuses said goodbye to Dota 2 squad
It's never easy to say goodbye, especially to a story as long as ours. Thanks to Arteezy, Abed, Nightfall, Cr1t- and Fly for all you've done, from all of us at Evil Geniuses.
ALWAYSWANNAFLY steps down as Talon Esports coach
ALWAYSWANNAFLY advised players remotely during the qualifiers. The specialist missed the first days of the group stage due to a long road to Singapore. As a result, Talon almost certainly lost The International 2022.
Why Dota community ignores Bounty Hunter
Why Dota community ignores Bounty Hunter
Vavle, what did you do with Bounty Hunter? In patch 7.32, the hero did not undergo specific boosts. Valve increased BH’s MS from 320 to 325 and Shadow Walk's cooldown from 15 seconds to 18/17/16/15 seconds. Therefore, it is surprising that he is not chosen for the professional stage. Maybe BH does not fit the "current purpose" and is not strong enough.
ROtK replaced LaNm as a coach in Team Aster
rOtK takes over as the team's new head coach. The 30-year-old Chinese specialist has previously worked with the likes of Invictus Gaming, Vici Gaming and Elephant, with some international success.
Any ideas for changes to make Troll Warlord viable in current meta?
Any ideas for changes to make Troll Warlord viable in current meta?
To tell the truth, Troll Warlord is not so popular in patch 7.32c. The hero is fascinating, though many people compare him to characters like Drow Ranger or Riki. One of the biggest problems with Troll Warlord is that the characters do everything they can to kite him with Eul's, Ghost Scepters, and Force Staffs. However, is it enough to boost this hero? Let's discuss!
Puppey — "secret" of Team Secret
Puppey — "secret" of Team Secret
Each draft of TS is adjusted, and each player knows his role in the game and his area of responsibility. Since the team's creation, it has always included the most powerful Dota nerds. They either joined the team as stars or became relatively unknown but gained popularity as a result of the team's success.
Keeper of the Light mid-position gameplay
Keeper of the Light mid-position gameplay
Here is a detailed guide to raising your MMR. KOTL mid is an absolute killing machine in the hands of an expert. Although you might think it's simple to play the hero, practice and the capacity to feel, the character are necessary if you want to play consistently well.
Dota 2 best cosmetic sets
Dota 2 best cosmetic sets
Why do people still purchase cosmetic items? Howdy guys! I hope you are all safe and sound. Today I played my favorite Dota and noticed many characters in rare old-fashioned sets. So, I wondered whether all these cosmetics in their current form were needed. Let's understand this issue.
Visa issues in Competitive Dota – is it time to change something?
Visa issues in Competitive Dota – is it time to change something?
Despite the rise in popularity of the eSports industry, this is a "darkness" for many embassies. That's why we regularly hear about a lot of rejection problems before each tournament. One way or another, and when millions of dollars are at stake, it is very frustrating for teams to experience this kind of problem.
Dota 2 best Arcana that looks awesome
Dota 2 best Arcana that looks awesome
Isn't it true that you gave an arm and a leg for Pudge Arcana? Arcana changes skill animations, adds new icons, and makes the wearer look terrible and spectacular, thanks to the unusual movements for heroes. However, recently, Valve gave us the bonus of choosing any Arcana for free. But was it worth it?
How do reports work in ranked matchmaking?
Dota 2
Q&A
John Dow
November 13, 2022
How do reports work in ranked matchmaking?
You can play with casual players that don’t give a **** about ranked MMR. I recognize that it is challenging to address this issue (so that people do not abuse it), but Valve also recognizes that Dota is addictive and that even a number of bad experiences do not deter people from playing it. Therefore, developers have no incentive to solve this problem.
Topson coaches “How to” play Arc Warden
Topson coaches “How to” play Arc Warden
Rapiers have long been nerfed, and skills have been reworked, but Arc remains a hero for those who can micromanage well. And this guide will teach you how to micromanage and cover all other aspects of playing the Arc.
“Art of Warding” in Dota 2
“Art of Warding” in Dota 2
After 13 years in Dota I still can’t explain why people don't buy wards while playing supports. In order to understand how to place Wards, you need to fathom a few simple facts. The structure of this article will be divided as follows: how to put Wards at all stages of the game, what is default vision\non-default vision, hidden wards, aggressive and passive vision, how to play against invisibility, how to set Wards in opponents' jungle.
Gem of True Sight: artifact’s unknown tricks
Gem of True Sight: artifact’s unknown tricks
Surprisingly, Gem hasn’t changed significantly since Dota Allstars! Even if the adversary has no heroes with invisible armor, Gem of True Sight may sometimes be a good purchase. Sentry Wards are the only other item that can reliably remove opponent Observers and Sentry wards over time.