DOTA may refer to:
- Defense of the Ancients, a custom scenario for the video game Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos
- Dota 2, the full-fledged sequel to the previously listed game, made on the Source engine
- Dota (genre), a video game genre.
Nah, this isn't a Disambiguation page.
Let's keep this simple. I have been playing DotA for 6 years hence the username.
I created the Dota (genre) Wikipedia article. I would like to ask my fellow Wikipedia editors who are also veterans in the DotA community to help build it up.
The Road to the Dota genre
Starcraft player since 1998 (Zerg)
Battle Realms player since 2001 (Dragon or Lotus)
Warcraft 3 player since 2002 (Night Elf)
- Beta tester for various Warcraft 3 custom maps.
DotA player since 2005 (Any hero)
Heroes of Newerth player since 2009 (Any hero)
Starcraft 2 player since 2010 (Zerg)
Dota 2 beta tester.
Steam Workshop quality control.