Tag Archives: DotA
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 | 21:17 GMT
Dota 2 has been updated by Valve with not only a new patch, but a new hero: Medusa. Attacks doled out by Medusa include the split shot, mystic snake, and a mana shield which absorbs 50% of damage, and of course stone gaze. You can read up on her through here and check out the changelog through here.
Mon, May 14, 2012 | 03:52 BST
Blizzard and Valve have announced a mutual agreement over the use of DOTA. Valve will continue to use DOTA commercially, while Blizzard’s DOTA will be called Blizzard All-Stars.
Fri, Feb 10, 2012 | 11:12 GMT
Blizzard has brought a case to the US Patent and Trademark Office’s Trial and Appeal Board challenging Valve’s right to trademark the word DOTA.
Sat, Oct 22, 2011 | 21:47 BST
Blizzard not only debuted a trailer for DOTA at BlizzCon yesterday, but it has offered up a few extra details on a game it’s been rather quiet about since it was announced at BlizzCon 2010.
Thu, Oct 06, 2011 | 20:26 BST
Valve has revealed two spectator features for DotA 2 which will improve the experience of watching live matches.
Tue, Aug 30, 2011 | 20:40 BST
Valve’s Gabe Newell And Erik Johnson have said the studio is more concerned with getting DotA 2 working right and making it fun than how it will be monetized.
Wed, Aug 24, 2011 | 06:44 BST
Valve has confirmed to VG247 that it’s preparing to add journalists to the closed DOTA 2 beta, following news that the game itself won’t ship until next year.
Fri, Aug 12, 2011 | 04:54 BST
The DOTA community is dedicated to its game, but welcoming, according to Valve.
Thu, Aug 11, 2011 | 12:50 BST
With Valve to show DOTA 2 at gamescom next week, Richard Cobbett explains the attraction of a genre variously known as MOBA, MMOARTS, and, of course, DOTA-clone.
Tue, Jul 19, 2011 | 17:37 BST
Wed, Feb 02, 2011 | 05:57 GMT
Consider yourself a bit of a nifty hand at defending the old ancients, do you? Then perhaps you’d like to secure a spot in Realm of the Titans’ upcoming closed beta, which aims to gather together the best of the best.
Sat, Jan 08, 2011 | 20:56 GMT
Valve has said Defense of the Ancients 2 will maintain the core gameplay of DotA along with the “actual game rules” as the firm would be “hard-pressed” to improve upon the main mechanics.
Wed, Oct 13, 2010 | 22:48 BST
Are you ready to defend some ancients?
Huh? What’s an ancient? Well, it’s something that needs defending. Clearly. And Valve plans to help with Defense of the Ancients 2.
Wed, Aug 18, 2010 | 23:09 BST
League of Legends developer Riot Games has filed a trademark for Defense of the Ancients in a counter to the one filed by Valve, in order to keep the popular mod public.
Wed, Aug 11, 2010 | 23:10 BST