Dota 2 Introduces Gameplay Patch 7.34d Ahead of The International 2023
Valve released a gameplay patch for Dota 2 a week before the commencement of The International 2023.
The update brought minor changes to items and heroes. Notably, Phantom Assassin, Nature’s Prophet, Pangolier, Brewmaster, and others have been nerfed. See the official website for a full list of changes.
The matches for The International 2023 will begin on October 12th. Currently, the prize pool for the tournament stands at $2,836,294, which continues to grow due to 25% of the compendium sales.