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[dota 2] New game mode, dire tide, and map for dota 2, halloween update.

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Not only you will be able to play a brand new game mode inside Dota 2 but you’ll also find that the regular Dota 2 map suddenly got spookier!


http://blog.dota2.com/2012/10/diretide/

EDIT: just played a few games. The game mode reminds me of dominion for leauge of legends. You just run around and it's complete choas. There's a lot of mechanics you basically raid the other teams baskets for candy in phase 1 and bring it to your basket, in phase 2 you have to run from roshan and feed him candy before he kills you , in phase 3 you have to kill roshan as a group of 10.
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Just played a round, most confusing game I have ever played, but oh so so so fun....
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Just played a round, most confusing game I have ever played, but oh so so so fun....

Could you share what it is in one or two sentences?
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frown.gif Wish I had a key
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frown.gif Wish I had a key

PM me, I have a spare invite.
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care to explain the game mode? at work can't view


im ashamed to tell you guys that i won a free invite from a lucky draw here at OCN, but all i did was playing through it 1 time and realize it was more than half the same as war3 DOTA, then I never played it again. (that game was after I quited war3 DOTA for 3 years)

maybe i should start it again sometime now that i have bought a new laptop...
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care to explain the game mode? at work can't view


im ashamed to tell you guys that i won a free invite from a lucky draw here at OCN, but all i did was playing through it 1 time and realize it was more than half the same as war3 DOTA, then I never played it again. (that game was after I quited war3 DOTA for 3 years)

maybe i should start it again sometime now that i have bought a new laptop...


... It seems you were you expecting a game called "NOT DOTA" even though it's name was "DOTA 2"

There's quite a bit of updates. It's the same core game with a few more heroes added, new items, etc. Think all of it done by IceFrog, where it's done with an editorial style rather than the LoL style where you're focusing on adding oodles of new content.
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I played one game. Did not like it. I did not really get the point.
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PM me, I have a spare invite.

It's probably better off going to someone who has more time to play. Unfortunately I have quite a lot to do these upcoming weeks :|
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