Announcement

Collapse

Forum Rules

  • No flaming or derogatory remarks, directly or through insinuation.
  • No discussion, sharing or referencing illegal software such as hacks, keygen, cracks and pirated software.
  • No offensive contents, including but not limited to, racism, gore or pornography.
  • No excessive spam/meme, i.e. copious one liners in a short period of time, typing with all caps or posting meme responses (text/image).
  • No trolling, including but not limited to, flame incitation, user provocation or false information distribution.
  • No link spamming or signature advertisements for content not specific to Dota 2.
  • No Dota 2 key requests, sell, trade etc.
  • You may not create multiple accounts for any purpose, including ban evasion, unless expressly permitted by a moderator.

  • Please search before posting. One thread per issue. Do not create another thread if there is an existing one already.
  • Before posting anything, make sure you check out all sticky threads (e.g., this). Do not create new threads about closed ones.
  • It is extremely important that you post in correct forum section.

  • Balance discussion only in Misc.
  • All art related (such as hero model) feedbacks go to Art Feedback Forum.
  • All matchmaking feedback should go here: Matchmaking Feedback
  • All report/low priority issues should go here: Commend/Report/Ban Feedback
  • No specific workshop item feedback. These should go to workshop page of that item.
  • When posting in non-bugs section (such as this), use [Bugs], [Discussion] or [Suggestion] prefix in your thread name.



In case you object some action by a moderator, please contact him directly through PM and explain your concerns politely. If you are still unable to resolve the issue, contact an administrator. Do not drag these issues in public.



All rules are meant to augment common sense, please use them when not conflicted with aforementioned policies.
See more
See less

Homemade DOTA2 Meta data

Collapse
X
 
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Homemade DOTA2 Meta data

    Hey everyone!
    We're Them Games, a French game studio. Since we too play way too much DOTA 2 and we're game designers, we thought "Let's create new heroes as a game design exercise" as when we used to try to sneak a mail to Icefrog after giving up on trying to use the War3 editor (this thing was such a mess…)

    So before going at it, we wondered who were the DOTA 2 Heroes. What characters did we need to create to complement the actual hero pool from aesthetic, lore and mechanical standpoints.

    We pulled some stats from all available sources: lore, comics, forums, Heroes’ responses... And thought they should be available to everyone. With the advent of modding, in case you want to create new heroes yourself

    Check them out and if you spot mistakes, ping us on twitter or in the article's comment section (or here) and if you want more content like that, let us know and give us feedback!

  • #2
    The only thing I got from this is a buzzfeed article aligning hero icons next to the color spectrum. That and that you wanted a free backlink from dev.dota2.

    Comment


    • #3
      PA used to be coloured, at least in terms of her features, before Valve retextured her with her waifu face.

      And Lion's probably an Oglodi. Naix is pretty much confirmed as one.

      Comment

      Working...
      X