Dota 2 finally gets Linux and Mac support
Ubuntu and Apple-powered gamers get a dose of Dota 2
After Dota 2 officially launched on 10 July following a lengthy beta period, Valve has added a number of updates to the free-to-play MOBA game, including Linux and Mac support.
Linux and Mac gamers will be pleased to know that they can get their hands dirty with some hero-on-hero battles, and Valve has also listed the minimum requirements for each platform.
Minimum Mac OS X Requirements:
- OS X Lion 10.7
- 4GB RAM
- 4GB Hard drive space
- nVidia 320M or higher, or Radeon 7000 or higher, or Intel HD 3000 or higher
Minimum Linux System Requirements:
- Ubuntu 12.04
- Dual core from Intel or AMD at 2.8 GHz
- 4GB RAM
- nVidia GeForce 8600/9600GT
- ATI/AMD Radeaon HD2600/3600 (Graphic Drivers: nVidia 310, AMD 12.11)
- OpenGL 2.1
- 4GB Hard Drive Space
- OpenAL Compatible Sound Card
To check out the details on the new hero and other tweaks, head over to the Dota 2 dev forums.
Source: Dota 2
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