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    I am not sure where this thread was supposed to go, and I looked it up but some of the information seems outdated. I have had dota2 since the beta and I just happened to stick with the original for some reason. but now i have a new pc and dota2 works better on here so I like to play but I'm restricted from playing certain game modes. Ok fine, maybe I need to reach a certain level to unlock new modes, well I'm at level 4 and I should have unlocked a new game mode by now, but apparently I haven't. so what gives? I am kind of sick and tired of everyone constantly picking gondar/slark every single game. how does this teach people to play heroes when they pick the same damn hero every game? It makes no sense whatsoever. I can't pick the heroes i'm not too good with because i'm playing against "I am pro slark" every single game so I have to take the same damn counters game after game...it actually makes me want to NOT play dota2 at all!

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    Reach level 13 and you should have everything unlocked.
    James "2GD" Harding's career as a Dota 2 host on Valve events
    * 25.02.16 - † 26.02.16
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    • #3
      Buy a 400% battlebooster off the steam market, find a reddit or vg chat channel and stack with other people who also have the booster = less games to get to lvl 13.

      Also if one of your friends has the other modes unlocked, he can queue them for you.

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      • #4
        So in other words I'm forced to pick and repick the same heroes game after game until I reach level 13??

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        • #5
          In my last 200 games I have mostly played meepo even when the enemy had ember spirit. No you are not forced to pick the same hero every game.
          James "2GD" Harding's career as a Dota 2 host on Valve events
          * 25.02.16 - † 26.02.16
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          • #6
            You can't play ranked untill you are Level 13. There is no other gamemode which is locked or?

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            • #7
              Originally posted by KL!.exe View Post
              You can't play ranked untill you are Level 13. There is no other gamemode which is locked or?
              AFAIK you cannot play modes like -AR or -RD right away on a fresh (level 1) account.

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              • #8
                Everytime you level up within level 1 and 13, new mode unlocks.

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                • #9
                  Just ask someone in a channel to let you queue with him, it should work I think.
                  A Dota player and a LoL player are in a bar. The Dota player says: "I think Dota is way better." The LoL player couldn't deny.



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