Author Archives: Dota Team

Seasonal Ranked Update

Today’s update reworks the Ranked matchmaking system, as our inaugural six-month Ranked Season is ready to begin. Entering the season, all players will be able to earn a new Rank Medal on their profile that represents their highest performance level … Continue reading

7.07 Update — The Dueling Fates

Today the Dueling Fates collide, as two new heroes—Dark Willow & Pangolier—join the battle of the Ancients. And neither arrives to the fight empty-handed. Each hero has a debut Immortal item available in the Emblems of the Dueling Fates bundle, … Continue reading

Broadcasting Dota 2

Recently, as we’re preparing to get into the swing of a bunch of great tournaments, there has been a lot of discussion happening around who is allowed to broadcast professional Dota 2 matches. While there is a tendency to oversimplify … Continue reading

True Sight – The International 2017

Each year, The International grand finals has fans on the edge of their seat because, after all, anything can happen in Dota. But who could have anticipated that Newbee – dominant in the upper bracket – would fall to Team … Continue reading

Frostivus Custom Game Contest

To help celebrate Frostivus this year, we are happy to announce a new custom game contest. Each entry must be a new multiplayer custom game heavily themed around the Frostivus season, and may be either cooperative or competitive amongst the … Continue reading

The Dota Pro Circuit

Just one month has passed since Team Liquid were crowned World Champions at The International, and already players, teams, and fans alike turn their attentions to the upcoming competitive season and the next chance to claim the Aegis of Champions … Continue reading