Siren Song of the Counter-Culture
We've tooled around for a long time with balancing characters in DOTA2. We liked the direction Icefrog was headed towards by trying to make everyone in the game viable, but we didn't feel his goals and ambitions quite aligned with what we wanted. We had a lot of complaints that there weren't enough 'absolutely broken' characters in DOTA2. With the addition of Slithice we hope to remedy this. In a press conference at Valve HQ in Bellevue Washington this afternoon, many suspicions were confirmed when Gaben released this official statement: