Monthly Archives: March 2013

You Should Play Dota 2

The MOBA genre is not one that welcomes new players with open arms. It is renowned for its hostile playerbase, arcane mechanics and utter refusal to make things clear to newcomers. Many aspiring players have tried the stormy waters of the genre, hopeful to find whatever it is that makes these games the most popular PC games in the world. Most find themselves daunted by the murky depths of unintuitive gameplay and turbulent metagame, left shipwrecked on the cold, uncaring shores of verbal abuse and hostile attitudes. The cold hard truth is that playing MOBA games, and especially when starting out, is not always very fun. However, I am going to claim that you should still play them. Why? Keep reading. Continue reading