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Valve has officially rolled out the first beta for Dota 2 Reborn. They go into extreme detail about some of the new features that are now possible in Dota 2 thanks to the advancements offered by Valve's own Source 2 game engine.
Dota 2 Reborn's beta is getting underway to allow players to play-test the new features and massive expanses that Valve is implementing into the free-to-play MOBA. The Dota 2 Reborn page was recently updated with the second entry in the three part series looking at the all new features for the game.
Valve has a massive bit of news to share with the Dota 2 community. They made an initial post about some new content arriving for the free-to-play MOBA, but in addition to the initial post there's a massive page full of details and gameplay features for Dota 2 Reborn.
Valve is putting a lot of money back into the Dota 2 eSports community. How much money? Well, based on the current prize pool coffer, there is currently $12 million up for grabs for the upcoming International 2015 tournament.
The Dota 2 team has announced that there will be four major championship tournaments this fall for their popular multiplayer online battle arena game. The announcement comes with a major caveat this time around and it concerns team rosters and player trading.
If you want to watch the best Dota 2 players in the world face off against each other, you'll have a chance tomorrow. Valve will be selling tickets to the International 5 in two waves.
The Dota 2 development team has created some fantastic looking characters over the years. However, the process of designing a character is long and full of terrible mistakes.
Older gamers love to talk about how games are just too easy these days. To some extent, they're right. There are a lot of games built with complete newbies in mind that have abundant tutorials, easier difficulty settings, and forgiving mechanics like regenerating health.
One Dota 2 player has created the ultimate in-game tribute to Gabe Newell. This weekend he unveiled a custom shopkeeper skin for the PC MOBA game based on Valve's founder.
Is competitive gaming a real sport? Former Blizzard chief creative officer and World of Warcraft designer Rob Pardo says yes and thinks these games should be a part of the Olympics.
Chinese team Newbee has won International 4, the world championship for Dota 2. The squad took home a grand prize of over $5 million, the largest purse yet for the MOBA.
Dota 2 players can now purchase the Compendium for the International 2014. The all-in-one, virtual guide to this year's world championship provides several in-game bonuses.
Dota 2's worldwide championship The International will return this summer. Today Valve announced the teams that will be competing for a shot at a huge cash prize.
A list of the top 10 online games from around the world has been listed by market research group SuperData Research. They accrued data from the top 10 online PC games from estimated worldwide sales data, microtransactions and subscription earnings throughout 2013.
The Steam Controller is coming soon to the consumer market. I imagine we might get a taste of it at the CES 2014 event (hopefully). For now, though, those partaking in the 300 Steam Machine beta test are posting tutorials, guides and demonstration videos showcasing different aspects of Valve's living room entertainment solution.