Valve’s recent announcement of the start of Dota Pro Circuit (DPC) 2021-22 in the next few days isn’t the only thing fans need to look forward to. As discovered by data miners, the update also brought changes to the Dota 2 files, including details about the new Drow Ranger Arcana and a potential second season of the popular custom game , Aghanim’s Labyrinth. Furthermore, the files list a new character called ‘Primal Beast’ whose name appears alongside other existing heroes, possibly denoting a new hero.
Drow Ranger Arcana, a new event and a possible hero in Dota 2
The Dota_DM Telegram team covered various unreleased aspects found in the Dota 2 files following the recent update to DPC 2021-22.
A HUD and Arcana Progression for the Drow Ranger Arcana have been mentioned, which increases the chances of it being active.
The Arcanas already in the game have a dedicated HUD and Arcana Progression (for heroes like Windranger, Queen of Pain, etc). This means that if released, the Drow Ranger Arcana will likely have a radical system that offers new changes after certain levels are reached.
Besides, mentions “AghsFort” and notably “boss” in the game files adds speculation about a new season of Aghanim’s Labyrinth. The Dota 2 files mentioned the same a few months ago. This shows that this new game event has been active for a while. According to these mentions in the game file, this new possible event resembles the format of Aghanim’s Labyrinth because, in it, the player must also defeat each large-scale Dota 2 ‘boss’ to win the game. win.
For Aghanim’s Labyrinth, there is a limited number of heroes that the player can choose from. Sand King, who was not in the hero pool for this event last time, has been added by profile. Also, a new boss, primal_beast_boss, was mentioned in the game files.
In addition to being a boss in this potential custom game event, records suggest that Primal Beast could also be a new Dota 2 hero. There is a section in the file that describes the abilities of various Dota 2 heroes, and Primal Beast appears in alphabetical order between Phoenix and Pudge.
The DPC update also mentions that Valve is working on a new Battle Pass and that a “special conundrum” is coming in the coming weeks. “In the meantime, we’re also working on the next Battle Pass, which will be out in the coming weeks. We have a unique twist on cooking and we can’t wait to share it.” Valve wrote on it Blog.
https://afkgaming.com/dota2/news/dota-2-files-mention-drow-ranger-arcana-after-the-latest-dpc-update Dota 2 file mentions Drow Ranger Arcana after latest DPC update