Valve reveals tremendous changes to one of their most popular games.
The update includes:
- A new hero, Monkey King, bringing the hero count to 112.
- Changes to the game’s HUD and pregame menus.
- Cosmetic reworks to three existing heroes.
- Support for community created bots.
- Changes to the game map.
- Changes to the hero leveling mechanic.
- The addition of backpack storage to all heroes.
- And too many more changes to list here.
The update, titled The New Journey, introduces a massive amount changes to DOTA which affect how all 112 heroes play as well as some fundamental mechanics of the game. The update launches tomorrow December 12.