Defense of the Ancients

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Defense of the Ancients (DotA and DotA 2) is a multiplayer online battle arena modification for the video game Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos and its expansion, Warcraft III: The Frozen Throne, based on the 'Aeon of Strife' map for StarCraft.

The scenario objective is for each team to destroy the opponents' Ancient, heavily guarded structures at opposing corners of the map.

Available for download on Steam (an online games platform).

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