What are the best Dota 2 heroes for beginners? There are, at the time of writing, 113 heroes in Dota 2. But choosing the right one, or the right combination of them for your team, can often be the difference between winning and losing or at the very least, between struggling and cruising.
Want to start with the absolute basics? Here’s^( .
All of the heroes can play a very specific role and some of them can be played in multiple roles, sometimes within the same game and it is important to understand what these roles are and how they interact with each other. But it is equally as important to realize that a hero’s role should inform how your play them and the items you purchase.
Dota 2 roles
The damage-dealing nucleus of a team, the carry is often viewed as the most important and generally difficult role to play.