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"Free to Play is a 2014 documentary film by American video game developer Valve Corporation. And finaly it's free!"
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“A fascinating, eye-opening look at how video games are becoming the next-generation of sports.”
-Geoff Keighley, Spike TV

“Beautifully captured and wonderfully executed; Free to Play is a film about heart, passion and what drives us. Surely, it will become the definitive E-sports documentary, but really, it resonates well beyond. Free to Play is a remarkable film.”
-Lisanne Pajot & James Swirsky, Creators of Indie Game the Movie

“A fascinating and humanising insight into the world of eSports.”
-Wired.co.uk

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About the Movie

Free to Play is a feature-length documentary that follows three professional gamers from around the world as they compete for a million dollar prize in the first Dota 2 International Tournament. In recent years, e-sports has surged in popularity to become one of the most widely-practiced forms of competitive sport today. A million dollar tournament changed the landscape of the gaming world and for those elite players at the top of their craft, nothing would ever be the same again. Produced by Valve, the film documents the challenges and sacrifices required of players to compete at the highest level.

Free to Play Competitor's Pack



The Free to Play Competitor's Pack will also be available for purchase on Steam and the Dota 2 Store on March 19th, 2014. 25% of the sales will be distributed to the players featured in the film as well as the contributors. The Free to Play Pack will include the following:

  • Fear's Sven Set - Created by Jeremy Klein, Ziedrich
  • hyhy's Doom Set - Created by Vermillion Wlad
  • Dendi’s Pudge Set – Created by Danidem, Bronto ϟ Thunder
  • Free to Play Wards – Created by Valve
  • Free to Play HUD – Created by Valve
  • Free to Play Courier – Created by Valve

About the Players

  • Dendi: Born in L’viv, Ukraine, Dendi began playing video games at a young age after his older brother received a PC from their grandmother. As he had with his other early interests in life, music and dancing, Dendi picked up games very quickly and was soon excelling far beyond his age bracket. The prodigious dexterity earned through long hours of piano study was soon put to use in local gaming tournaments where he earned a reputation as a dominant and creative competitor. Though he was successful at other games, he knew he found his calling when he stumbled upon Dota.
  • hyhy: If you’ve followed the development of Singaporean Dota, then Benedict “HyHy” Lim is a name that is familiar to you. Born in Singapore on 1990, HyHy’s rise to prominence began when he and teammates represented Singapore in the 2007 Asian Cyber Games. The following year, he was victorious in the Electronic Sports World Cup. Since then his body of work has become a pillar in the Dota 2 community. Never one to shy away from controversy, HyHy speaks his mind, and has made a name for himself as one of professional gaming’s most driven and versatile players.
  • Fear: Arguably among the most formidable Dota 2 players to ever come out of the Western Hemisphere, Clinton “Fear” Loomis, has never had an easy path in front of him. Ever the underdog, he’s used a balance of raw skill and hard-earned experience to overcome the isolation that US players often face when they compete at the highest level. Born 1988, his work ethic and dedication have taken him from Medford, Oregon to Europe, to China, and finally to the Dota 2 International, the tournament with the largest prize pool in the history of video games.

System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
    Minimum:
    • OS: Microsoft® Windows® XP Home, Professional, or Tablet PC Edition with Service Pack 3; Windows Server® 2003; Windows Server® 2008; Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise (including 64-bit editions) with Service Pack 2
    • Processor: 2.33GHz or faster x86-compatible processor or Intel® Atom™ 1.6GHz or faster processor for netbooks
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space
    Recommended:
    • OS: Windows 7
    • Processor: 2.4Ghz or faster x86-compatible processor
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Mac OS X v10.6
    • Processor: Intel Core™ Duo or faster processor
    • Memory: 512 MB RAM
    • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space
    • Additional Notes: Not compatible with OSX 10.7.3
    Recommended:
    • Processor: Intel Core™ Duo 2.4Ghz or faster processor
    • Memory: 2 GB RAM
    • Hard Drive: 5 GB available space
Helpful customer reviews
20 of 26 people (77%) found this review helpful
1.6 hrs on record
Posted: October 29
Even though i don't like Dota 2, this movie was still very interesting to me. I enjoyed watching. It's about 'The International' Dota 2 tournament, which has a 1.6 million dolar price pool. You get to see the teams participating, and you'll see the backstory of specific players.
A CS:GO version of this would be awesome!
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9 of 13 people (69%) found this review helpful
2.1 hrs on record
Posted: October 27
Watch it, it's a well made documentary.

Even if ass♥♥♥♥♥♥s isn't your thing, on the surface it's a rather touching tale about the sacrifice that's required to be a contender on the world stage.

Even more enticing if you want to see the chinese get their ♥♥♥♥ pushed in.
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8 of 12 people (67%) found this review helpful
1.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 30
So emotional...

10 out 10


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3 of 3 people (100%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 23
wew
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6 of 9 people (67%) found this review helpful
2.6 hrs on record
Posted: November 1
Free to play is a fantastic movie that tells the story of three dota gamers trying to prove that gaming is not a wast of time.
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4 of 6 people (67%) found this review helpful
5.1 hrs on record
Posted: November 16
Much better than the docs on t.v. these days.
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6 of 10 people (60%) found this review helpful
0.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 15
i cri evrytiem
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2 of 3 people (67%) found this review helpful
0.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 26
great movie, even though I prefer League Of Legends to Dota2
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3 of 5 people (60%) found this review helpful
0.7 hrs on record
Posted: November 19
best movie ever..............................................
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4 of 7 people (57%) found this review helpful
1.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 5
Now I can explain to my teachers why I am always only focus on CSGO :D
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5 of 9 people (56%) found this review helpful
1.2 hrs on record
Posted: November 3
I have 69 Minutes!!! xD
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2 of 4 people (50%) found this review helpful
0.1 hrs on record
Posted: October 27
impressive
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4 of 8 people (50%) found this review helpful
1.4 hrs on record
Posted: November 8
CinemaSins - Free To Play

THIS MUST BE MADE
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3 of 7 people (43%) found this review helpful
1.5 hrs on record
Posted: October 27
10/10 !
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2 of 5 people (40%) found this review helpful
1.9 hrs on record
Posted: November 3
Great Film.
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1 of 3 people (33%) found this review helpful
3.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 4
best documentary ever
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1 of 3 people (33%) found this review helpful
3.2 hrs on record
Posted: October 26
Interesting film about competitive gaming. I've yet to play DOTA, however, it was a pleasure to watch these teams and players go through their experience up to and at the International tournament.
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
1.9 hrs on record
Posted: October 30
For everyone who needs any expercience in Dota. Watch this movie.
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
1.3 hrs on record
Posted: November 1
life is hard for esports players
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0 of 1 people (0%) found this review helpful
1.1 hrs on record
Posted: November 2
i like this movie, and i hope valve will feature another new professional dota 2 player,
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