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Game Dota 2 is categorized in Action Real Time Strategy or ARTS. It is also known as a multiplayer online battle arena or MOBA. This video game is available to download and play in different operating system including Microsoft Windows, OS X, and Linux.

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About Game Dota 2

Like any other games in ARTS category, Dota 2 is a multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game and three dimensional fighting. Players use commands to affect their character, which is one out of 110 controllable character named “Heroes”. The game starts at level one for every hero. During the game, their level and power will increase gradually by collecting experience points from battles. The highest level for a character can get is twenty five.

Each time Hero level up, players can either choose a new ability for their character or boots their general statistics. Strength, Agility or Intelligent will influence Hero’s method of combat.

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Dota matches take place on a functionally symmetrical map between two teams, the Radiant and the Dire. The Radiant team base is at the southwest corner of the map while the Dire team base is at the northeast corner. Two side’s territory is divided equally by a river. Each team has five members to defense their territory.

Two large structures called “Ancient” on either sides of the map are the main objective of the game. “Ancient” is the fountain that provides health and other structures. Therefore, each team has to destroy “Ancient” of the other team. These team bases are connected by three main paths, known as lane. There are three lanes in total. Two lanes are distributed alongside of the map while the last one is placed in the middle of two bases. Those lanes are protected by defensive towers and a group of autonomous character called “creeps”. Creeps go around the lane and attack any intruders they encounter.

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Along with the Radiant and the Dire, there is the third side in Dota 2 located in the forest. Those autonomous characters are referred to be “neutral creep”, they are very aggressive and ready to attack anything. On the Dire side of the east part of the river, there is a boss of neutral creeps whose name Roshan. It requires many team member to kill this boss, in exchange, it will release a powerful item after being killed, called “Aegis of Immortality”, and significant amounts of gold and experience.

How to gain gold in Dota 2

Gold is Dota 2’s currency and Players use gold to buy useful items. There is variety of item with different functions. Some of them boost the statistics of a Hero, others bring new abilities. Although gold will automatically increase while playing, player can earn more gold by killing rivals or autonomous character.

To be more precise, if player kill autonomous character, gold is only granted for the person who takes the final attack. Meanwhile, all team member nearby will be granted gold if they kill the rival ‘Hero”. Destroy towers or Roshan give gold to all team members.

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To prevent enemy from gaining gold and experience, a player can kill his comrade or destroy his own team’s tower before the enemies do.

Special Feature of Dota 2

Dota 2 features a variety of seasonal events which allow player to select special game modes to play. Instead of standard battle composition, the seasonal events game will change objective related to the events. Dota 2 has provided 3 seasonal event until now including the Halloween-themed Diretide event,the Christmas-themed Frostivus event, and the New Bloom Festival.

The information follow will show you how to install Steam and then how to download and install Dota 2. It is important to check your computer specification. Also, you can find information about minimum system requirements to install Dota 2.

How to download DOTA 2 on Steam

Step 1: Download and install Steam

Click here to download Steam then click here to see how to install Steam into your computer.

Step 2: Register a steam account

Click here to see how to register a steam account for free

Step 3: Download DOTA 2 from Steam Store

Go to Steam Store, Find with keyword “DOTA 2”:

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Click “Play Now” to start download DOTA 2

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Or click link below to go DOTA 2’s download page on Steam Store


DOTA 2 System Requirements

Windows MINIMUM system requirements:

OS: Windows 7

Processor: Dual core from Intel or AMD at 2.8 GHz

Memory: 4 GB RAM

Graphics: nVidia GeForce 8600/9600GT, ATI/AMD Radeon HD2600/3600

DirectX: Version 9.0c

Network: Broadband Internet connection

Hard Drive: 8 GB available space

Sound Card: DirectX Compatible


OS: OS X Mavericks 10.9

Processor: Dual core from Intel

Memory: 4 GB RAM

Graphics: nVidia 320M or higher, or Radeon HD 2400 or higher, or Intel HD 3000 or higher

Network: Broadband Internet connection

Hard Drive: 8 GB available space

Good luck and enjoy with Game DOTA 2