The new game coming from Valve for the PC and Mac! Dota 2 promises to take the unique blend of online RTS and RPG action that has made Dota popular with tens of millions of gamers around the world.
The tournament is just around the corner. All the teams and community commentators are on their way to Germany right now. Check the DOTA 2 site for the schedule and detailed information about the tournament tomorrow. Malaysia is sending down a team to Cologne, Germany for the Gamescom tourney. Let’s wish them the best of luck!
The tournament will be broadcast in four languages (Chinese, German, Russian, and English) free of charge. The winning team will receive US$1 million.
“The International is the first public Dota 2 event and will give the tens of millions of gamers playing Dota around the world their first look at the new game,” said Gabe Newell, president and founder of Valve. “I have had the good fortune to watch the competitors as they prepare for the tournament, and the level of play is extraordinary.”
In addition to the cash prizes awarded by Valve, NVidia is providing all the hardware for the event.
Visit Steam to download the 1080p HD version of the trailer.