Shortly after confirming that the popular mod Dota Auto Chess will have a version in the Epic Games Store, Valve has announced that its own version of mod, called Dota Underlords, will be released as an independent video game regardless of the successful action of DOTA 2. Precisely his closed beta testing phase has already begun among those who have in his possession of the battle pass of Dota 2.
From Valve describes Dota Underlords as a video game that ” You will have to create, combining and leveling up a team in the struggle for control of the city of Agujablanca ” faces you in a battle of Ingenuity against seven rivals. In this particular version of Dota ” the victory is determined by the superior tactics and not by the good reflexes ” they warn from the studio author of the series Half Life.
The intention of the team is to start very soon and open beta that will be available for free on Steam, iOS and Android. Valve warns that what they are presenting right now is a version of the game in a “remove early stage of their development”, so they already anticipate that there will be errors and lack of options within the video game. Your intention is to update ” constantly ” your Dota Underlords to “add features along the beta”, that’s why the fans’ opinions will be “crucial” ” for the development team.