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Valve reveals two new Dota 2 heroes – PC Gamer

Valve surprised fans at The International 7 yesterday by revealing two new Dota 2 heroes: one acrobatic, armadillo-inspired swordsman and a pink fairy. The reveal trailer shows the swordsman rolling between enemies and speaking in a European accent that’s halfway between Puss in Boots and Zorro.

The fairy—who holds a lantern with a menacing, flying creature inside—seems to match the description of an upcoming hero uncovered in game files from an update from May, called Sylph.

The files suggested Sylph would have abilities called Flash Powder and Shadow Realm. Valve hasn’t confirmed the names or skills of the new heroes, but the fairy’s appearance in the video fits with those ability names (and a sylph is an air spirit, which ties it all together).

Both heroes will arrive in the Dueling Fates patch, although there’s no word on when that’s coming out yet. The duo will provide a welcome roster refresh: Valve hasn’t added any new heroes to the game since Monkey King in December last year. 

Check them out in the video below:

Valve reveals two new Dota 2 heroes – PC Gamer

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