Reddit news: August
The reshuffles are the one of most popular subjects of discussions in Dota 2 community in the last summer month. We decided not to speak about this topic and istead tell you about other interesting discussions from entertaining news web portal Reddit.
As you know, a famous creator of electronic music deadmau5 was the headliner of The International 2015 afterparty. He was so inspired with the atmosphere of the Key Arena, that he decided to try playing our favourite game on his own. Well, his first trial wasn't successful. Perhaps he'll succeed in future.
Do you remember an idea of Arcana item for Rubick? The one that color green his stolen abilities. QoDivine also suggested changing the sound of the skills. What do you think about the "dream" of Naga Siren, pronounced by the Grand Mage? Somebody would state that his singing will be a suffering, but the truth is that voice actor Barry Dennen was actually Pontius Pilate in the original album, Broadway show and film of Jesus Christ Superstar.
A month before the event Clinton "Fear" Loomis was asked, what he'd spend money for if he would win. He replied he'd arranged a battle between Arteezy and Kanye West. It's time to fulfil promises, Clinton!
Recent introduction of 10 vs 10 mode in Dota 2 Reborn client inspired community to even crazier ideas! What do you think about the map for 4 teams above? Impressive isn't it?
I just now realize that Kunkka is a Pirate with a skill called Torrent...— Statsman Bruno (@StatsmanBruno) 18 августа 2015
Prominent show-man and current employee of Valve Bruno seems to have seen the favorite game from a new side. Ironic name for a pirate it is.
If you've missed this video in our weekly series of Dota 2 Videos, take a look at it now. The users of Reddit liked it too and promoted it to top. The use of GoPro camera is no surprise now, but the idea and its implementation is very cool. Take a look at The International 2015 from a different perspective and give five!
Invoker wasn't the most popular hero at the past TI 2015. He was picked only in 4 matches of the group stage! That's why Master-Zed had an idea of rethinking this hero. Read more about by following the link below.
"Its really frustrating when you turn Phantom Assassin into a sheep that has 50% evasion". That's about the new mechanics of Scythe of Vyse, which doesn't turn off passive abilities of a hero. Do you think the mechanics should be back to what it was?
Another video from our Dota 2 Videos is worth getting to this article too. Fwosh is much loved by community for her creativity. A must-see song about The International 2015, sing with us!
People who run themselves into towers and feed couriers at the start of the game should get punished way harder than you think, Valve.— Clement Ivanov (@CLEMENTINATOR) 24 августа 2015
The former captain of Natus Vincere was much disappointed with one of its pub games. Many Reddit's users agree with him.
Prominent American basketball player Jeremy Lin is a long term fan of Dota 2: he used to play the first DotA. His presence at the analysts' studio was much welcomed by the fans. He recorded a video in cooperation with Valve, on how the heroes would look like in real life. Watch!
"Give us Pitlord" The reshuffles shadowed the waiting of the new hero, which was to have been shown at All Stars Match. All we have to do is wait...
The pillow of the Evil Geniuses' player Suma1L impressed the viewers of The International 2015. "You're welcome, EG merchandising team," says kayleedeplume. The idea is awesome!
Not only the fans of our players devote musical compositions to their idols! One of Arteezy's fans wrote a rap (the player's favourite music style). The composition is great for stream playlist of the new player of Evil Geniuses.
There are so many talented people in our community! This Night Stalker is ideal: terrifying, powerful and very much alike its game version. Would you dare meet such creature in real life?
Here's a couple of works, one of which is a result of a fantasy, another one is humorous photo.
And the last, but not the least is a tasty set of ingame items, implemented in food. It was made by a user for the party of watching the final of The International 2015. Would you taste it? Follow the link to learn the recipes and study more Dota 2dishes.
Collection of impressive, interesting or funny moments by Redditers:
- Regeneration rune
- One of the best moments
- Overpowerful action of Echo Slam (It was a common mistake in Dota 2 Reborn client, it was fixed)
- Dota 2 RTS-modding future
- I'll cover you!
- I use teleport to lure the enemy