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My first time ever playing any game of Dota or Dota 2. And After playing my first game on Dota 2 beta (while wanting to play more), i have NO idea what to do kinda.

Can someone show me some helpful sites/videos that explains what there is to do/need to do.
    
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Sorry about the late reply:

First things first, please read this

http://www.playdota.com/guides/welcome-to-dota-you-suck

After that, try and play a practice (practice, not BOT games- bot games, imo ,are useless in the long run, you don't learn much from them) game using a guide from here

http://www.playdota.com/guides

When you feel comfortable enough, jump into a regular game and see how it goes. Best of Luck
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Add me on steam: ilaughatjoo

I can walk you through the basics.
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thank you for the links! It really helped me and I have played over 20 hours this weekend, and becoming good at it.
    
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Originally Posted by bbaseballboy1234 View Post

thank you for the links! It really helped me and I have played over 20 hours this weekend, and becoming good at it.

What's your secret?!? I've played 100s of hours and I'm not good tongue.gif

The combination of heroes/items/etc take a longgggggggg time for people to get good at the game. Which is frustrating /not noob friendly. I'm still learning things every day.
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watch the replays they help allot biggrin.gif http://www.gamereplays.org/dota2/videos.php?game=74
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