What is Dota 2 and how to play online? How does it work? Can you play without the internet?

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But many have wondered if there is a way to play popular games without the need for the internet. And for this we have created this article, here we will talk about one of the best RPGs in history. This is the famous Dota 2 game, here you will learn more about it and how to play it without the Internet.

What is dota and how to play?

Role-playing games are one of the most popular video game genres. Currently, there are many who are trying to get titles that allow them to have a strong avatar in a fantasy world. The truth is that leveling up and gaining more skills is pretty fun.



And that's why the game Dota 2 is become so popular, in it you can create great adventures with your friends and beat all the opponents that are in front of you. This game was created by the American company Valve on July 9, 2013.

To date this game has achieved it extraordinary number of 685 thousand active players and although it is not that popular today, it is a reference for the MOBA genre since it was one of the pioneers.

How to play?

The gameplay of Dota 2 is easy to understand, consists of a map with two bases where the opposing factions which will be composed of players will have to fight each other. These bases are connected by 3 main roads and each end of the roads has defensive towers.

Also, every 30 seconds, will appear in the game called robotic attack units “Creep”, which serve as a support for players on each side. A curious fact about these Creep units is that as you advance across the map and destroy your opponent's barriers, your units will be stronger.



The way to win a game is to conquer your enemy's base, but don't despair. The games are generally long, then despair will backfire especially if you are playing a veteran. It is also advisable to have a great PC and to keep Dota 2 updated so that you can enjoy all the new content and events that are always being launched.

How does the Dota 2 game work?

Dota 2 is a quite versatile game and has 12 target game modes. Each mode has its own theme and in this article we will describe the most notable ones so that you can get an idea of ​​what you will find.

Turbo mode

In this mode you can freely choose a Hero but you only get money and experience and generally the playing time gets shorter.


Free mode

In this game mode you can play with any hero and the only condition to win is to destroy the central tower of the opposing team.

Captain mode

In this mode, the captains are the ones who choose which hero each player on their team will use. It is very useful if you are fighting between clans.

Can you play Dota 2 without the Internet?

Internet-free strategy games are quite popular because they offer versatility for people who don't have a network connection. This advantage is present in Dota 2 as this game can be enjoyed without the Internet.


You just have to log into Steam and enter Dota 2 in offline mode, you won't be able to play online, but you will have all the game modes available. Also, you can practice your strategies in this mode and thus gain experience with your other heroes, so try it from time to time.

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