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Welcome to Dota, You Suck
by pudge
Purge's Welcome to Dota, You Suck guide is well regarded as the premiere guide for learning the basics of Dota 2. It covers things like heroes to pick when you're new, basic strategy breakdown, controls, lane setups, basic game mechanics such as damag...
Essential Guide to Warding
by f334r//kamelåså!
This guide covers several aspects of warding, including rune wards, general/ aggressive wards, jungle camp blocking wards and dewarding of jungle camps/ general wards. I hope that you learn something from this guide or improve your knowledge about the wa...
Grimorum: Invoker Guide after 7000+ Games
by Ori GU
Credentials: - Globally Ranked as #4 Invoker excluding PROs and #45 Invoker Including PROs (http://www.dotabuff.com/heroes/invoker/players) - #17 in DotaCinema's Hall of Fame Episode 50 - 4000+ invoker games in Dota 1 and 3000+ invoker games in Dota ...
Comprehensive Dota 2 Guide
by devilesk
A comprehensive guide to help anyone learn Dota 2. This guide covers almost everything from top to bottom. Earlier content is targeted towards complete beginners, but intermediate players can still find the latter information useful. Sections are organiz...
Infinite March- Phantom Lancer Guide 6.82 UPDATE
by Newgoodsdelivery
An in-depth and easy-to-understand guide to Phantom Lancer. Check out the 'Recap' section for an alt+tab guide. This guide will cover all the changes to Phantom Lancer in 6.82 and how to adapt and build around them....
How to Win Enemies and Hurt People. A Detailed Guide to the Mechanics of DotA2.
by WhiteHawke
How many enemies do you face in a DotA2 match? Most players would say 'five', but the most dangerous enemy you face isn’t even on the other team. The true enemy in DotA2 is your own ignorance. Most players will never be able to defeat this foe beca...
in depth guide to: Dragon Knight
by Dovahkiin the true Santa™
Dragon Knight or DK for short (also knows as Davion), is a strength Melee Hybrid Tank-Carry! he's a very versatile hero, as he can tank, push, and carry his team to victory! things to know about dragon knight: 1. he has the highest base armor in the who...
ChaQ’s ultimate guide to advanced middle lane solo.
by ChaQ
In-depth guide to solo middle role....
[RU] Подробный гайд по детальной настройке Dota 2.
by @D!RTY
Консольные команды для настройки. +Создание своего конфига. Cамых понятный и полный русскоязычный гайд по настройке Dota 2....
Getting Started with Dota 2 as a New Player
by jjuunaavo
Dota 2 has a steep learning curve and this guide will help you to get started with Dota 2 as a beginner as well as provide you with the places you need to know to gather all the information you want. This guide's aim is, that you can find out everything a...
Advanced Warding Guide
by The Radish Spirit
A visual showing ward placements throughout game phases of Dota 2. Provides views for both Radiant and Dire wards, offensive and defensive. This guide is created to be a quick representation of ward placements to be used in game for reference. UPDATE: (1...
Understanding Matchmaking Game Modes
by Jimo
I will give you information about the different public matchmaking game modes available in Dota 2. I will also go into detail about the drafting phase and certain exceptions and restrictions in each mode....
Cheat Commands
by Jimo
I will demonstrate how to enable cheats in a private lobby and list and describe the different functions which become availible to you....
Как играть в пользовательские КАРТЫ/ИГРЫ Dota 2. (Alpha).
by Retardo 3prokento
В данном руководстве я расскажу, как можно поиграть в Alpha карты/мини-игры от пользователей Dota2....
Ultimate DOTA 2 Guide
by Super Kami Guru
This is an extensive guide on a wide range of things in DOTA 2, ranging from ettiquette, Commends, Reports, Heroes, their roles and counters, Team Work, Unpleasant Players and Language Barriers for players of all skill levels and will be constantly update...
Dota 2 for new players
by Ellipsis
An explanation of the fundementals of the game meant for new players to help them get situated and understand the game before they start playing....
Frustration Free Beginner's Guide to Dota 2
by Forkball
A guide that hopefully solves typical problems beginners face. This is not a comprehensive beginner's guide, but it will hopefully help you enjoy the game and know what to do. The guide has a step by step walkthrough about what to do in a game, hero sug...
Rylai: A cold lovely blonde girl.
by Hyperversum "Fucking Casual"
A guide for beginner about Crystal Maiden, one of the most powerful support of the game. Simple, yet effective. P.S. She isn't just a Ward-b******, anyway!...
Creating Hero Builds
by Jimo
I will demonstrate how to create Hero Builds which can be shared with your friends and other Dota 2 players around the world. Hero Builds provide instructional information such as item choices, skill orders and tactics....
Decoding the [ Rubick's Cube ] : A Rubick's Handbook
by Rubician
How to make a COPY that is better QUALITY than the original? Come decode the secrets of the cubed mind. This guide will show you the basics, play-styles, mechanics, and perhaps some advanced functions that Rubick is able to do. Be a rubitian today! ...
Wraith Night and Frostivus 2013 - Everything you need to know!
by Mr. Rogers
Все что вам нужно знать о Frostivus 2013 и Wraith Night! Everything you need to know for Frostvirus 2013 and Wraith Night! By the end of reading this guide, you will be fully informed on Frostivus 2013 as well as Wraith Night. An...
Check your Network Ping to all of Dota 2 Servers [ENG/RUS/POR] (Win/Mac/Linux)
by Techno_Master
Ever wanted to play on a server from another region but too afraid if you might get high ping and be the lagger in that game? Well now you can check your ping to all of Dota 2 servers before selecting which Server to Find A Match on. - Хочешь сы...
So you want to understand Dota 2 - A "small" primer on Dota 2 strategy
by Bruno
So, you already know the heroes by name. You already know a bunch of skills and what they do. Now you want to understand how everything clicks together. No longer you want to be a stranger in a strange land. This primer started as something to help Starcr...
How to ACTUALLY climb MMR while improving yourself as a player.
by SpitfireSVP
Revolutionising your perspective on MMR. Greetings, this "guide" is written for all the pub players out there, on how you can use ranked matchmaking games to improve yourself as a player, and climb in the rankings. Hopefully this will help you to break...
DOTA 2 Academy - Learn the Basics
by Jam Sponge
Confused and intimidated by DOTA 2 guides, but really want to learn to play the game? Jam Sponge (aka Matt Lees) takes you through the absolute basics of the game in a way that's clear, simplified, and quite a lot of fun. If you're a super-noob or has fri...
The Joys of TP
by Baron
TPs are only for Native Americans and people who use the toilet? Not anymore! With the latest Town Portal Scrolls, you too can experience (almost) instant teleportation! Read on to discover how a 135 gold item is the best value in the game and how not buy...
Guide to Getting Good *OUTDATED*
by Spacebear [Comp dead, BRB]
A guide for players that need help getting into higher skill matches and improving their play. Contents include a plethora of tips, tutorials, and resources that can help you improve your personal skills and survive the uphill climb out of low skill match...
Chen, the Holy Knight: A Detailed Guide
by nme
This guide is intended for players new to Chen, but I hope it will be informative enough that seasoned players might be able to take something away from it as well. Chen is a versatile support that can impact the game in many ways. He's great at pushing d...
The Big Dota 2 Dictionary
by Skylar Levine
Since Dota 2 has finally been released it can become even bigger then it already was. While you're playing you will hear a lot of terms that you maybe don't understand. No worries, i created this guide to clear things up for you guys....
Dota 2 School - Survival Guide
by D2P.Nexus
Dota 2 School is a steam group founded by Dota 2 Portal, where new players gather to play the games in the friendly environment. Over 20 Dota 2 Portal mentors will be here to help you out duri...
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