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Dota 2 Beta Sign Ups

Tuesday, August 16th, 2011

You can now sign up for the Dota 2 beta through steam on the official Dota 2 site. A steam account is required, which you can get here.

Dota 2 Trailer Released

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Gamescom 2011 debut trailer, What makes a hero?

Let’s Keep DotA Clean – Don’t Cheat!

Tuesday, January 12th, 2010

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There’s many text on Internet about cheating in DotA. Some evil authors writes about tricky ways to cheat in Garena. I call you avoid that dirty business. Don’t cheat in DotA games, even if you think it’s just a couple of times for fun. When there’s many people just trying it for fun it creates atmosphere like “they all cheat, so why shouldn’t I?”. And it birth the growing snowball of cheating. So, please, just enjoy the pure fun of DotA and resist desire to cheat if you see someone is playing dirty in your game. That’s weak people, don’t pay attention to them. Just forget about cheats and enjoy DotA :)

P.S. You can tell your opinion in comments.

HoN Beta Invite Giveaway

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

If you have been wondering “What is hon?”, or already know and would like to be part of the closed beta there is a free beta invite giveaway going on.  HoN or Heroes of Newerth is a stand alone, DotA inspired game with an array of new features and improvements brought in by the benefits of a dedicated game. If you are already playing you can educate yourself with some HoN strategy, if not be sure to sign up for the beta invite giveaway and get yourself a HoN beta key.

Roshan Guide by UTDC.Justin

Saturday, January 10th, 2009

Dota RIshan This guide was written by UTDC.Justin, thanks!

Roshan is a highly competitive and integral portion of DotA that should not be underestimated. Whether it’s to obtain an early extra survival item and team gold as someone like Lycan, Ursa or even someone like Undying, or a lategame buff to your carry/central hero, it’s important to incorporate several important factors:

1. Roshan/Rune Awareness: Having vision over this area is quite important, many players neglect this when there is an early Roshan, giving up both a free kill and 1000 gold or so. This is a must have in games with Lycan, Ursa. If the enemy Ursa has a Vlads or is reasonably levelled, (use -ma and hero clicking to check), begin scouting out the area on occasion. Making a few extra steps when you scout/go for the bottom rune won’t hurt if you decide against warding.
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