X

Dota 2 Will Be Free-To-Play, Dota Store Launches

Posted June 1, 2012 - By Adam Rosenberg


  • Videos
    (3)
  • Screenshots
  • Cheats and Walkthroughs

DOTA 2: Your Guide To The Game

Dota 2, Valve's upcoming action-RTS game follow-up to Warcraft 3's popular Defense of the Ancients mod, is going the free-to-play route, a press release confirms. The Dota Store is also now officially live, representing what creator and design lead IceFrog says is "a big part of our final push to launch."

In an undeniably shrewd move, fans who want to get in on the ongoing Dota 2 beta right now can head over to the store and purchase the Early Access Bundle for $39.99. In addition to receiving full sets of items for the Sven and Axe characters, buyers will also be granted access to the Dota 2 beta. A shrewd move on Valve's part to say the least, offering an option to buy into the beta now rather than waiting for the full, free launch later this year.

Valve boss Gabe Newell previously confirmed plans to go free-to-play with Dota 2, but with some sort of "twist." This Early Access Bundle is likely that twist, or part of that twist. Buy now or play later.

Dota 2 Will Be Free-To-Play, Dota Store Launches
http://www.g4tv.com/thefeed/blog/post/724348/dota-2-will-be-free-to-play-dota-store-launches/
http://cache.g4tv.com/ImageDb3/285285_S/dota-2-your-guide-to-the-game.jpg
BlogThread_724348

ADVERTISEMENT

Blog Tags

g4tv.com
  • Sara Underwood's Naked Bike Ride

    Posted: June 22, 2011

    1,270,377 Views | 05:20

  • International Sexy Ladies Show: Messy Cat Fight

    Posted: January 27, 2010

    597,239 Views | 00:49

  • Adult Star Kirsten Price Tests Kinect's Nude Filter

    Posted: November 12, 2010

    1,408,262 Views | 04:33

  • Best Nude Scenes in Video Games

    Posted: June 29, 2009

    1,505,498 Views | 03:12

  • International Sexy Ladies Show: Wrestling in Moscow

    Posted: June 19, 2009

    122,604 Views | 01:24

AdChoices