Defense of the Ancients 2 Summary
Double Fine project lead Brad Muir has revealed that he is joining Valve Software later this year.
has announced the eight teams that will take part in Dota 2 competition , the first in a major league of tournaments leading up to The International 2016.
Running from November 16 - 21, the tournament will feature the following star teams - returning champions EG, plus CDEC, LGD, Vici Gaming, EHOME, Virtus.Pro, Team Secret and Vega Squadron.
Valve has officially and finally released its majorupdate, after several months in Beta. It brings in several UI improvements and a Custom Games mode.
It also moves the game over to, in possibly the most low-profile launch of a new game engine ever.
Dota 2 received a big update yesterday, with one of the most prominent new additions being the introduction of, a measure of your achievements in Valve's popular MOBA.
"There are several ways to earn trophies in Dota 2," the developer explains, "from playing matches, to performing various feats, participating in events, and more. All of your trophies now contribute toward increasing your Dota Level, which is the culmination of your accomplishments in Dota."
According toon the Dota 2 blog, Valve is preparing to switch the popular MOBA over to the very shortly, as part of the major Reborn Update.
“Moving away from the Source 1 engine soon will allow us to better focus our efforts entirely on Source 2 in preparation for various upcoming tournaments,” the studio writes. “There are still a few features that will need some work when the update is released, but we plan to finish them quickly.”