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'Blizzard All-Stars' is the new name for 'Blizzard DOTA,' Valve retains 'DOTA 2'

'Blizzard All-Stars' is the new name for 'Blizzard DOTA,' Valve retains 'DOTA 2' | The Verge.

"Both Blizzard and Valve recognize that, at the end of the day, players just want to be able to play the games they're looking forward to, so we're happy to come to an agreement that helps both of us stay focused on that," said Rob Pardo, executive vice president of game design at Blizzard Entertainment. "As part of this agreement, we're going to be changing the name ofBlizzard DOTAtoBlizzard All-Stars, which ultimately better reflects the design of our game. We look forward to going into more detail on that at a later date."

Valve president Gabe Newell said he's pleased with the outcome.

"We both want to focus on the things our fans care about, creating and shipping great games for our communities," he said.



Phew. For a second there, I thought I would have had to choose a side! Having Valve and Blizzard fight hurts.  I would have to probably go and live with daddy (Valve) though, sorry.