Landing the finishing blow on an allied unit can be beneficial, often to deny the enemy players of resources.
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.
The 2003 classic with custom abilities, secret shops, and respawning jungle camps.