Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Basic Tutorial to play DotA(Part 1a)

This is a basic guide to teach you how to get dota working and play dota on Battle.net
  1. Install Warcraft 3: The Frozen Throne on your computer.
  2. Download the DotA map at getdota.com or you can download the map from Play DotA as well
  3. Put the map into X:\Warcraft III\Maps\Download (if download folder does not exist, simply create one)
  4. Launch Warcraft III by double clicking the shortcut on desktop
  5. Click Battle.net (It will download latest patch automatically from Battle.net)
  6. Login (create an account if you does not have one)
  7. Click Custom Game
  8. Join a game. The title should say DotA, then the version, and the various game modes/country of the host. (eg. DotA ap Sghost)
  9. The host will start the game when all the players are ready
Tune in again for next lesson of Basic Tutorial to play DotA on Garena