Dota 2 Cheats and why they are an awful idea

As with every video game ever, most people will always be looking for a way to cheat. There is no game that is not impervious to this. From CS:GO to Dota, players may find themselves looking for cheats. Dota 2 cheats are slightly harder to find and that is a great thing. Cheats in a game like Dota 2 are awful and ruin the experience for other players.

Let’s take a look at an example of some Dota 2 cheats and why they are awful.

Dota 2 Cheats – A good idea?

So you turn on Dota 2 and you think to yourself, hmmm maybe I will cheat this game. You decide that actually trying to be good at the game is far too difficult for you. You think that working to improve your skill would be to difficult. Let’s take a look at what happens to most people when they cheat.

As you can see this player is highly skilled. With a casual 45k net worth he tries and tries again to finish the game. Slowly feeding more and more gold to the enemy because of his cheats. Watching this video is enough to remind people, that cheating does not make you a good player. In fact, it makes you a worse player. You will likely have very little understanding of the game and how to effectively play.

Dota 2 Cheats – The Account Booster

So recently there has been an increase in bot games. These games are 5v5 bots and are used to boost accounts up to a specific MMR. These accounts are then sold to people that are not happy to put the time in and achieve a legitimate rank. Similar to people that use cheats, these people are also generally pretty awful. Let’s take a look.

Again as we can see here this player is out of their depth at the new boosted MMR.

Dota 2 Cheats – The Last Word

If for whatever reason you came to this article for some interesting Dota 2 cheats, I am happy to disappoint you all. If you feel like you need to cheat at Dota, you may want to reevaluate your life choices, to be honest. Dota is a game, that is MEANT to be played for fun. I use the word meant very lightly. If for whatever reason you feel like you need to cheat at a game to be good at it, this will not help you. To be good at something you need to spend time learning the intricacies of it and understanding how to become a better player.

At the end of the day if you cheat you are more than likely going to get banned by Valve. So you cheated at Dota and you might have won a game … congratulations … I guess. You won at a video game … well done.

Next time you want to cheat, just don’t. If you still really want to cheat here is a quick guide on what you need to do: