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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.
How can I barely escape herald?
How can I barely escape herald?
Increasing MMR points will be relevant for a long time, probably until it is removed from Dota 2 or replaced by something else. Players will always wonder how to properly and effectively increase their MMR. If you want to play with good players, not noobs, and have an excellent rating. Try to do a few things, which I described below. If you set a goal - to raise solo MMR, then you need to know how the matchmaking rating system works: if you win, you get +30, if you don't, then -30 (sometimes more, sometimes less.) So, it turns out that you should win more often than lose, and then you should figure out what and how to do that.
Top bug-madness in Dota 2
Top bug-madness in Dota 2
No doubt, bugs, and errors affect the game quite a lot. For this reason, IT seniors release patches, regular technical reworks, and updates. Dota 2, especially Valve IT team, is no exception. Each new patch is usually accompanied by the appearance of new bugs, both ordinary cosmetic ones and ruining the entire game mechanic, that sometimes causes server crashes and other global problems. Sometimes such “mistakes” affect the match’s results, including the performance of E-sportsmen on the professional cyber scene.
Dota Plus - what is it, and is it pay-to-win?
Dota Plus - what is it, and is it pay-to-win?
Hey, watafakers! Dota 2 has a lot of additional content: character skins, map landscape, hero replicas, and much more. In addition, players who want to play at a higher level are offered a special subscription - Dota Plus. So, should you buy Dota 2+ in 2022? Let’s discuss.
Some Dota 2 features that you probably didn’t know
Some Dota 2 features that you probably didn’t know
Today, Dota 2 continues to retain its title as one of the most popular online games in the world, with international championships and prize pools. One of the main reasons for the success of the project without exaggeration can be called a complex, but relatively fair balance of the game for all users, the creation of an environment with equal chances to win. In Dota 2, there are many built-in options, knowledge of which will help you to ensure the increasing of the hero’s skills. It is noteworthy that many experienced players, knowing about the features of Dota 2 described below, do not always use the tricks in practice.
TSM interview with Timado: Now we put all our time, all our soul, all our energy into getting better
TSM interview with Timado: Now we put all our time, all our soul, all our energy into getting better
TSM players Kim "DuBu" Du-young and Enzo "Timado" Gianoli O'Connor, as well as coach Rasmus Berz 'MISERY' Philipsen spoke about expectations from The International 2022 and preparations for the tournament in a video for the club's YouTube channel.
BOOM Esports manager told details on team preparation to TI11
BOOM Esports manager told details on team preparation to TI11
BOOM Esports General Manager Marzarian "Owljan" Sahita spoke about the team's preparations for The International 2022, as well as the reasons for holding a bootcamp in Malaysia.
Capitalist on Mira, TORONTOTOKYO and Team Spirit at TI11
Capitalist on Mira, TORONTOTOKYO and Team Spirit at TI11
Professional commentator Austin "Capitalist" Walsh shared his impressions of True Sight, dedicated to The International 2021 grand final between Team Spirit and PSG.LGD, as part of the "Side Pull" podcast, and also assessed the level of competition at The International 2022: Last Chance Qualifiers.
SUNSfan and syndereN about Valve's attitude, Dota 2 future and community
SUNSfan and syndereN about Valve's attitude, Dota 2 future and community
Professional eSports analysts Troels "syndereN" Nielsen and Shannon "SUNSfan" Scotten shared their impressions over Dota 2 future and patch 7.32 as part of the We Say Things podcast.
KPII (Talon): interview with the “conqueror” of Southeast Asia qual
KPII (Talon): interview with the “conqueror” of Southeast Asia qual
KPII (Damien Sau-Jing) is Dota 2 player from Australia and currently occupies the 3rd position in the team Talon Esports. He and his team won The International 2022: Southeast Asia Qualifier, where in the final, they competed against Polaris Esports with a score of 3:2.
Stormstormer (Entity): interview with “Thunderstorm” of Western Europe
Stormstormer (Entity): interview with “Thunderstorm” of Western Europe
Stormstormer (Daniel Schoetzau) is a Dota 2 player from German and mid player in team Entity, that won The International 2022: Western Europe Qualifier, got a chance to perform at TI. Afterwards last map in the grand final, Stormstormer gave an interview for PGL_Dota2, in which he talked about his feelings and plans for the future.
Nine participants for x2 TI title will compete at TI11
Nine participants in the group stage of The International 2022 Dota 2 claim the second title of TI champions. The list was posted by Vikram Reddy on Twitter.
Ceb: You surely do not need be a degenerate or 18 to be the best in Dota
Two-time The International tournament champion Sebastian "Ceb" Debs spoke about the words of Team Secret captain Clement "Puppey" Ivanov, who said that in order to win in Dota 2, you need to be “degenerate or 18 years old”. The Frenchman did not agree with Ivanov.
True Sight: TI10 Finals - what a storyline!
True Sight: TI10 Finals - what a storyline!
Recently, Valve revealed True Sight documentary dedicated to The International 10 (2021) Dota 2 Grand Final between Team Spirit and PSG.LGD. Everybody could watch the live broadcast of the painting on the official Dota 2 Twitch and YouTube channels. TI10 took place from October 7th to 17th in Bucharest, Romania. 18 teams competed for more than $40 million. In the final, Team Spirit defeated PSG.LGD 3:2 and earned $18.2 million.
SyndereN about BTS orgs: It's a huge shame for Valve
Professional caster, streamer and former professional player Troels Lyngholt "syndereN" Nielsen commented on the news that tournament operator Beyond the Summit will not host Dota Pro Circuit leagues next season.
Valve showed all TI11 teams' presentations
Valve posted the first photos from The International 2022 venue. The teams posed for presentation shots. The photo includes various shots from the press day of The International 2022. The esportsmen were photographed with sheets on which the team name and nickname are written - this is a standard procedure so that the organizers do not confuse the players when forming business cards and other visual information about the teams.