Dota 2 Wiki:About

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The Dota 2 Wiki was founded on the 28th July 2011 by Mpcovcd, and was moved to Curse's servers on 03 November 2011 in order to provide greater stability and back-end support for the community. The Wiki's intent is to document the video game, Dota 2, produced by Valve Software, in an encyclopaedic manner that proves beneficial to fanatics, players and prospective players.

History

Here is a list of notable events in the Wiki's history.

  • 28 July, 2011  –  The Wiki was founded.
  • 17 - 22 October, 2011  –  The Wiki announced and held Dota 2 key giveaway to raise awareness of the Wiki.
  • 03 November, 2011  –  The Wiki was acquired by Curse, and moved to their (better) servers.

Core Team

Quickly after the Wiki's founding, additional contributors and trusted friends formed the Core Team of Contributors that helped prepare the blank slate of MediaWiki into a functioning Wiki ready to be packed full of information. This "Core team" is mentioned as a thank you to them for their efforts.

The Core Team comprised of:

Aperture AI Cructo
Daniil Func door
Lancey Mpcovcd
Nero123 Picard
RJackson Thebigone

Staff

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