Dead heroes can be revived immediately in exchange for gold.

Players control a weaponized vehicle which can be driven around in a 3D cyber-sports themed environment. A dropship can be called in to swap to their secondary vehicle at any time during combat.

Highly competitive map which popularised having a large quantity of heroes and items.

Has a large number of deeply interwoven mechanics, leading to a complex and deep competitive experience. Players are typically very engaged with its massive esports scene, with the annual 'The International' tournament consistently offering the biggest prize-pools in esports history.