By Ozzie Mejia   //   February 3, 2018 11:20 AM

Dota 2 Spring Cleaning Update Addresses Abuse

While there are a few updates for items and Heroes, this Dota 2 update looks to be about improving the game's quality-of-life in many ways.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   December 15, 2015 4:02 PM

Dota 2 feels the Balance of Power in new update

The latest update for Dota 2 is a big one, introducing a number of features promised during The International and adding some new terrain.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   August 5, 2015 8:00 AM

Watch the 3rd day of the Dota 2 International 5 Main Event here

The third day of the Dota 2 International 5 Main Event is about to commence, with one of the big storylines being whether Complexity and Team Secret can bounce back from their brutal losses to get any sort of momentum going. Be sure to watch along with us here at Shacknews and check out the official stream.

By Ozzie Mejia   //   September 23, 2014 4:25 PM

Dota 2 'Rekindling Soul' update shakes up some maps

Valve is literally shaking the foundation of Dota 2 with a new update that shifts map terrain, while also adding a new rune and a slew of Hero balance tweaks.

By John Keefer   //   May 31, 2012 9:10 PM

Join Dota 2 with Early Access Bundle

Valve announced today that Dota 2 will be free to play at launch and opened an in-game store so current players can start customizing their characters.
By Alice O'Connor   //   February 10, 2012 5:45 PM

Blizzard files opposition to Valve's Dota trademark

Blizzard has filed an official dispute with the USPTO over Valve trademarking "DOTA" for Dota 2, claiming people will think it's connected with Blizzard, and that Valve's trying to steal goodwill it built up. Valve, naturally, denies this.