dota 2

  1. DooKey

    OpenAI Bots Smashed in Their First Clash Against Human Dota 2 Pros

    At The International, DOTA 2's annual championship, OpenAI bots gave it their all and still lost in the first bot versus human game. The match was fairly close, however, the human team took advantage of AI mistakes and closed the game out. They did this even though the AI has an advantage of...
  2. FrgMstr

    OpenAI 5 for DOTA 2

    A team of researchers at OpenAI, have turned loose its own A Team, that they refer to as the OpenAI Five. Using AI in games is nothing new, but where this AI has a new wrinkle is that it is learning to work with other AI teammates as well as human players. They say it is already defeating...
  3. DooKey

    Valve Removes Tournament's Major Status Because It Will Require Drug Testing

    Valve has decided to pull Major status from a Dota 2 tournament because it requires drug testing for the competitors. As a result of this decision many of the teams are withdrawing because the tournament is without any real value if it doesn't have Major status. This is an interesting stand...
  4. M

    Valve Announces New Game

    During last nights The International, Valve announced it was producing a new game. Unfortunately, it's not Half-Life 3 or anything we had in mind. The Seattle based company is continuing the trend of developing its own card game entitled Artifact, spin-off on DOTA 2. Details are scarce as the...
  5. cageymaru

    Artifact the DOTA Card Game

    Twitter account. Coming in 2018. Trailer announcement with nothing worth watching.
  6. M

    Guide to The International 2017, Biggest Dota 2 Tournament

    The fine folks over at Rock Paper Shotgun have a primer to get you ready for The International 2017. Dota 2's premier event, The International will begin on August 2nd with stage battles which can be viewed in-game or on After a year of competition, 18 squads from all over the world...
  7. cageymaru

    Gearbox Software Partnership with G2A for Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition in Jeopardy

    Gearbox Software's distribution deal with G2A is in jeopardy after John "TotalBiscuit" Bain called the Bulletstorm publisher out for backing crooks on Twitter. After Mr. Bain opened "Pandora's Box" by threatening to not cover Bulletstorm or future Gearbox Software titles unless they cut ties...
  8. cageymaru

    DOTA 2 E-Sports. Valve announce team invites for The International 2016

    Valve announce team invites for The International 2016. Valve announce team invites for The International 2016 | PC Gamer OG, Team Liquid, Newbee, LGD Gaming, MVP Phoenix and Natus Vincere are the official invitees, with 2015 winners Evil Geniuses conspicuous by their absence. They've been...
  9. cageymaru

    DOTA 2. The Shanghai Major is live on Twitch and Youtube.

    DOTA 2. The Shanghai Major is live on Twitch and Youtube. Youtube Twitch Twitch