Dota 2 has many underlying game mechanics that are not fully explained by the game itself. Knowledge of how the game works under-the-hood can help players understand the game better as a whole.
Most of Dota 2's mechanics are based on the WC3 engine and try to mimic its behavior. As a result, many of the interactions between different mechanics may feel unintuitive at first, following programming logic in their approach to behavior.
- Bounty Runes
- Powerup Runes
- Non-Damage Types
- Direct Added Damage