Dota 2 : Popularity, reviews, price, and Steam data

Dota 2

Dota 2 is a game released on Steam on Jul 9, 2013. The developer of this game is Valve and the publisher is Valve. This article will analyze the number of players, playing time, comments, price and other data of this game on the Steam platform. Tip: The data in the article will be updated regularly. Most of the data we use for Dota 2 comes from the Steam platform.

Game popularity

According to Steam data, the highest number of concurrent players in Dota 2 yesterday (July 02, 2024) was 632,508, and the highest number of concurrent players in the past 30 days was 869,492. Historically, the game’s highest concurrent player count was 1,291,328, which occurred in March 2016. The number of concurrent players means the number of people playing the same game at the same time. If ranked based on the number of players, Dota 2 is currently ranked #4 on the Steam platform. Statistically, it is a very popular game. Most Popular Games Ranking – Steam Tools

Time range Maximum number of concurrent players
2024-07-02 632,508
Last 30 days 869,492
All Time Past 1,291,328

Check the current number of players (real-time): Game online player query (real-time) – Steam Tools

Game Time

According to Steamspy, the average game time for Dota 2 is 703.9 hours, which includes data since the game's release. According to, the average game time for Dota 2 is 691.8 hours. You can combine these two data sources to determine how long players spend playing games. Game time represents the time a player spends playing the game. Something to consider is that online multiplayer games typically have longer playtime than single-player games. You may spend more or less time playing Dota 2. Game & Player Time Ranking - Steam Tools

Time range Average play time (hours)
All Time Past 703.9 (Steamspy)
All Time Past 691.8 (Gamalytic)

Country distribution

Players of Dota 2 mainly come from the following countries: Russia (31.0%), Ukraine (11.0%), United States (9.0%). Due to possible missing data, this data may not list all countries. This is not an exact number, but it can be used as a reference.

Country Proportion of gamers
Russia 31.0%
Ukraine 11.0%
United States 9.0%

User Reviews

Dota 2 currently has a total of 2,261,536 user reviews on the Steam platform and a user rating of 81. If the user rating is greater than 70, we think most people like the game. Among all user reviews, 1,848,859 reviews are positive and 412,677 reviews are negative. The game currently has a score of 90 on You can judge whether Dota 2 is a good game based on these user reviews. Top Rated Games Ranking - Steam Tools

Review Types Data Details
Total Reviews 2,261,536 (A)
Positive Reviews 1,848,859 (B)
Negative Reviews 412,677
User Ratings 81 (B/A)
Metacritic score 90

Price Comparison

Dota 2 is a free game on the Steam platform, so there is no need to collect price data for the game in various countries. While the game itself is free, in-game items may cost money. Free games may attract a large number of players, like Dota 2.

Game name Price
Dota 2 Free

Number of game owners

According to, the number of players who own Dota 2 is approximately 188,570,182. According to Steamspy, the number of players who own Dota 2 is somewhere between 200,000,000 and 500,000,000. You can combine data from these two sources to determine the total number of players for the game. It should be noted that this data is not an accurate value and may be significantly different from the real data. The game's developer or publisher may disclose Dota 2's real sales figures.

Game name Number of game owners (forecast data)
Dota 2 188,570,182 (Gamalytic)
Dota 2 200,000,000 - 500,000,000 (Steamspy)

Sales and Revenue

According to data from, it is estimated that the number of people who have purchased or downloaded Dota 2 directly on the Steam platform is approximately 188,570,182. The game's total revenue is approximately $1,548,918,538 (USD). For premium games, this data includes base game sales. For free-to-play games, this data takes into account all revenue sources. Tip: The sales volume and revenue of this game are calculated based on data simulation, which may be different from the actual data.

Data type Data Details
Copies Sold 188,570,182
Total Revenue 1,548,918,538

Number of followers

Dota 2 has 2,258,669 followers on the Steam platform. Usually the more followers a game has, the more popular it is. There is a certain degree of correlation between the number of followers of a game and the number of players of the game.

Game name Number of followers
Dota 2 2,258,669


The appid of Dota 2 is 570. The appid is a unique ID assigned to each game by the Steam platform. You can splice the appid into the URL, which can help you easily find the game on Steam. Example:

Game name APPID
Dota 2 570

Supported languages

Dota 2 supports 28 languages, including English. The list of supported languages for this game is: Bulgarian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English*, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean*, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese - Portugal, Portuguese - Brazil, Romanian, Russian, Simplified Chinese*, Spanish - Spain, Swedish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian, Spanish - Latin America, Vietnamese
*languages with full audio support

Language Availability
Portuguese - Portugal
Portuguese - Brazil
Simplified Chinese*
Spanish - Spain
Traditional Chinese
Spanish - Latin America

System Requirements

According to Steam data, Dota 2 supports systems including Windows, Mac, Linux.

System Availability

Windows Minimum:

  • OS *: Windows 7 or newer
  • Processor: Dual core from Intel or AMD at 2.8 GHz
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce 8600/9600GT, ATI/AMD Radeon HD2600/3600
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 60 GB available space
  • Sound Card: DirectX Compatible

Mac Minimum:

  • OS: macOS 10.13.6 or newer
  • Processor: Dual core from Intel
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM
  • Graphics: Metal-capable GPU (AMD GCN-based GPU or newer, NVIDIA Kepler-based GPU or newer, Intel HD 4000 or newer)
  • Network: Broadband Internet connection
  • Storage: 60 GB available space