English subtitles enabled Dota 2 is played in matches involving two teams of five players .. .. each of which occupies a stronghold at a corner of the map.
Each stronghold is protected by multiple towers down 3 lanes .. .. and contains a building called the "Ancient", which the opposite team must capture to win the match. Each player controls a "Hero" character and focuses on leveling up, collecting gold, acquiring items and fighting epic battles in order to capture the opponent's Ancient. You will need to take tactical decisions .. ... use your reflexes and awareness .. ..
work as a team ... .. and be passionate ! There is some general knowledge about mechanisms, heroes and items that will make your "general gaming experience" better ... but you can play right away against a computer controlled team to be able to learn while playing if you want to! Whichever path you choose ... .. keep in mind that there are often multiple ways to capture the opponent's Ancient ..
.. and achieve victory !.