Author Archives: Dota Team

The Feast of Abscession Update

With today’s update, the butcher’s got a whole new set of tools as the Pudge Arcana makes its grand debut. Featuring all-new custom animations and effects—including multiple Dismember animations, a Hook Streak counter, hundreds of new VO responses, and more—the … Continue reading

The International 2018 Tickets and Venue

For the first time ever, the battle for the Aegis of Champions will be waged on Canadian soil, as The International Dota 2 Championships invite the world’s top Dota teams to face off at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia … Continue reading

Introducing Dota Plus

Today’s update unveils Dota Plus, a new monthly subscription service designed to help you get the most out of every match you play. Dota Plus is an evolution of the Battle Pass. In the past we released two types of … Continue reading

Musical Melee at the Sundered Moon

The Sundered Moon has always been more famous for its nightly brawls than its seasonal brews. But tonight a new kind of live entertainment steps in, as Awolnation bring their musical stylings to every hero’s favorite watering hole. Can the … Continue reading

The Spring Cleaning 2018 Update

Though winter’s breath still blows across the land, the vernal hopes of creep and hero alike are bolstered by today’s Spring Cleaning 2018 update. Full of bug fixes and a variety of quality-of-life improvements, this update also includes some small … Continue reading

DotaTV Streaming

We’ve been seeing a bunch of discussion regarding DotaTV and want to expand on what we’ve said before. The first issue we’ve been seeing discussed is regarding DMCA notices. This one is very simple: No one besides Valve is allowed … Continue reading