HOW TO CLIMB FROM ARCHON TO LEGEND

Legends are born as players continue their climb through Archon. At this ranking most players have begun to focus in on the heroes and roles they enjoy playing. Farming and fighting are more consistent while vision and coordination are still lacking. Games are much harder to win alone.
Focus on dominating the laning stage to make games easy to play
Learn to punish the generally poor decision making and positioning at this level
Heavy focus on strong fighting heroes that come online early
Path Duration: 47.4 hours · 156 videos
Part of your Pvgna Pro membership.
1
Lich Guide - Introduction & Basics
Lich Guide

Lich is one of the most popular heroes to learn how to play support on. This guide will explain why Lich is such strong defensive laning partner for most heroes and how he assists in lane control.

11 videos     2:13:40     Hachi
2
Offlane Tidehunter - Introduction & Basics
Offlane Tidehunter

Tidehunter is a strong tanky hero with one of the best ultimate abilities in the game. This video guide series will explain the basics of how to play Tidehunter in the offlane.

12 videos     3:07:03     Jenkins
3
Vengeful Spirit Support Guide - Introduction & Basics
Vengeful Spirit Support Guide

In this video guide we will learn the basics of how to play Vengeful Spirit in the support role. Hachi explains why Vengeful Spirit is such a strong support and why you should pick her.

9 videos     2:04:55     Hachi
4
Shadow Shaman Guide - Introduction & Basics
Shadow Shaman Guide

Shadow Shaman is an extremely reliable support hero and in this video series ButcherTV will teach us how to play Rhasta. This guide will focus on the basics.

6 videos     1:17:19     ButcherTV
5
Spirit Breaker Guide - Introduction & Basics
Spirit Breaker Guide

In this video guide we will be learning about the basics and mechanics of playing Spirit Breaker. Barathrum is a highly aggressive and fun hero to play and Hachi brings us an in-depth video series on the hero.

9 videos     2:04:40     Hachi
6
Sven Guide - Introduction & Basic Mechanics
Sven Guide

Rogue Knight at your service! This guide will help you understand how to properly play as Sven. You will also learn how the abilities of this hero work.

6 videos     50:38     HuntaeLa
7
Terrorblade Guide - Introduction & Basic Mechanics
Terrorblade Guide

Terror steals across the land! This guide will help you understand how to play Terrorblade and how to properly use his abilities to demolish objectives and destroy opposing heroes in seconds.

10 videos     2:31:49     Kyubashi
8
How to Raise MMR with Pudge - Introduction & Basic Concepts
How to Raise MMR with Pudge

Butcher is back with a new series on how to raise your MMR with the hero Pudge. The guide will cover the decision making and mentality necessary to climb the ladder.

7 videos     1:35:05     ButcherTV
9
Abaddon Guide - Introduction & Basics
Abaddon Guide

Learn how to play Abaddon with Kyubashi's guide on this strong offlane hero. We will cover the basics of how to survive in fights and save your teammates.

5 videos     2:32:57     Kyubashi
10
Offlane Zeus - Introduction & Basics
Offlane Zeus

In this guide Jenkins will introduce us to his method for playing the hero in the offlane. These videos will teach us the basics of the hero and how to bring the thunder in your games.

13 videos     3:51:02     Jenkins
11
Roaming Night Stalker Guide - Introduction & Basics
Roaming Night Stalker Guide

Kyubashi teaches us how to play Balanar, the Night Stalker. This guide will cover the hero's basic mechanics and what sort of play style you should expect when picking Night Stalker.

6 videos     2:14:46     Kyubashi
12
Slahser Dissects Juggernaut - Introduction & Basic Mechanics
Slahser Dissects Juggernaut

Slahser explains how to play Juggernaut in this new carry guide here on Pvgna. Juggernaut has been a common pick in pubs and pro games for years so it's time to learn him.

4 videos     2:19:40     Slahser
13
Luna Guide - Introduction & Basics
Luna Guide

This is HuntaeLa's guide to carry Luna where he will teach us how to play the hero. We will go over everything you need to know to get started on Luna. Learn her strengths and weaknesses to climb MMR.

8 videos     2:04:15     HuntaeLa
14
Treant Protector Guide - Introduction & Basics
Treant Protector Guide

Kyubashi brings us a guide on how to play support Treant Protector in this video series. He will show you how to impact lanes and keep your towers alive.

5 videos     2:27:17     Kyubashi
15
Doom Guide - Introduction & Basic Mechanics
Doom Guide

Learn the basics of how to play Doom in this guide by LizZard. Doom can be a very powerful offlaner or roamer depending on the game.

8 videos     2:47:30     lizZard
16
The Ultimate Warding Guide - Introduction & Basics
The Ultimate Warding Guide

These guides will teach you the importance of vision and how and where to ward properly in Dota 2. Learn how to control the map with Observer and Sentry Wards.

4 videos     2:36:58     Restocker
17
The Fundamental Concepts of Laning - Mid Lane
The Fundamental Concepts of Laning

Learning how to win your lane is the beginning of improving as a Dota player. This guide will teach you how to out lane your opponents consistently in the mid lane, Dota's most mechanically demanding role.

5 videos     2:26:27     Restocker
18
Ursa Guide - Introduction & Basics
Ursa Guide

Monster introduces us to Ulfsaar the Ursa warrior in this section of the guide. He explains how to play the hero and why he makes such a strong carry.

3 videos     56:51     IVlonster
19
Bloodseeker Guide - Introduction & Basic Mechanics
Bloodseeker Guide

For the Flayed Twins, I seek blood! In this guide HuntaeLa explains how to play Bloodseeker and crush your opponents in lane to snowball the game.

5 videos     1:15:07     HuntaeLa
20
Offlane Legion Commander Guide - Introduction & Basics
Offlane Legion Commander Guide

Learn how to play Legion Commander in this guide series by Jenkins. These videos will teach you how to play one of the strongest offlaners in Dota 2 and duel your way to victory against all odds.

12 videos     3:07:22     Jenkins
21
Ancient Apparition Guide - Introduction & Basics
Ancient Apparition Guide

In this guide series we will be learning how to play Ancient Apparition. This video will cover the basics of the hero and help us understand the hero's skills and when they would be useful in a game.

8 videos     2:59:26     TDRussian