Valve reveals a new event for Dota 2 called Dark Moon, new Winter Battle Pass items also previewed
Whoo-hoo new stuff!
Valve unveils a pleasant surprise for the Dota 2 community as they host an in-game event in-lieu with the Lunar New Year called the “Dark Moon”.
Starting today up until Feb 6, 2017, players can band together and defend a new object called “Selemene’s Temple” against waves of enemies in exchange for rewards. Much like its Diretide a special courier serves as an ultimate reward to players who will be able to defend against the most number of waves.
In addition to the new Dark Moon event, the initial contents of the Winter Battle pass is also previewed containing item sets for Elder Titan, Bounty Hunter, Clinkz, Troll Warlord, Ember Spirit, Lich, Visage, Witch Doctor, Pudge and Phoenix.
You can check out previews of some of the included item sets in the Winter Battle Pass below:
In addition to the Battle Pass cosmetics, the new item rewards for Winter’s Battle Pass quest paths are also previewed which includes rewards for Treant Protector, Zeus, and Anti-Mage.
The Winter Battle Pass is also now available for purchase in the Dota 2 store and will be available until April 24, 2017.