Valve Explains Dota 2's Missing Diretide Event, Will Release It Soon

Valve made a lot of people angry this year when they elected not to ship a Diretide event for Dota 2. They've reversed course in a new blog post today, explaining why Diretide hadn't been planned for this year and saying that the event will be included in the game's next update. » 11/08/13 7:04pm 11/08/13 7:04pm

Dota 2 Players Add $1 Million to The International's Prize Pool

The International, the world's largest Dota 2 championship tournament, commences on Friday with group stage play. This year the field would be competing for a $1.6 million prize pool, but that's been fattened by a million thanks to the sale of a virtual item to their fellow gamers, and the pot may increase. » 7/28/13 11:00am 7/28/13 11:00am