Valve has added another playable character to their MOBA game Dota 2. Players can now take on the role of Rigwarl the Bristleback, a melee-oriented hero.
MOBA games can be very intimidating to newcomers. Valve is hoping to make the learning curve a bit easier for Dota 2. They've implemented a new feature called Hero Builds to let players share tips.
The latest patch for Valve's strategy game Dota 2 includes a new gameplay mode called Least Played. This mode forces players to step outside of their comfort zone and try something new.
The gravelly voice of Bastion's narrator has invaded another game. Dota 2 players can now download a Bastion Announcer Pack that makes Rucks narrate the action of their matches.
Tonight Valve confirmed a long-rumored detail of their strategy game Dota 2: it won't cost a dime to download and play. Players will be able to pay money for optional items, though.
Blizzard and Valve revealed this afternoon that they've resolved their legal spat over the DOTA trademark. As part of their agreement, Valve will be able to keep the title DOTA 2 for their upcoming strategy game.
PC gaming hardware company Corsair announced that they'll be sponsoring a tournament for Valve's Dota 2. The DreamHack Corsair Vengeance Dota 2 Championship will take place this month at DreamHack Winter 2011.
Valve realizes that a large segment of Dota 2 players want to watch both live and saved footage of matches. With that in mind, they've included Spectator support for the game as well as a few features that make sure you get the most out of the experience.
Today Valve announced that they're changing their plans for strategy game Dota 2's release. No, they're not delaying the game. It's the opposite, actually.
Oh, Valve, you've done it again. It seems their strategy game Dota 2 will not arrive by the end of the year. Fortunately, though, the beta isn't too far away.
The new trailer for Dota 2 has probably whet the appetite of a few of you strategy fans. You can't play Dota 2 yet but you'll eventually get a chance to try it before the game launches later this year.
With a couple days to go before Dota 2's formal unveiling at GamesCom 2011, Valve has released the first trailer for the strategy game. The CGI trailer gives a glimpse at the different Heroes that players will control.
Valve's strategy RPG Dota 2 will be revealed for the first time at GamesCom 2011. They'll be unveiling the game with a grand tournament called "The International."
More and more gaming companies are dipping their toes into the free-to-play market. It seems Valve is exploring that payment model as well for an upcoming game.
If you were hoping of a big Valve announcement at E3, you're in for some disappointment. They e-mailed press today to confirm that they "are not showing any titles at this year's show."