What does radiant mean?

The light faction in Defense of the Ancients 2

Radiant is a term used in the DOTA video game to refer to the faction whose base is in the lower left corner of the map. The other faction is called Dire whose base is located in the top right of the map.

Dire and Radiant are both classified as Nemesis stones that oppose each other. They make up the map in all DOTA 2 matches. Radiant features a bright theme, while Dire boasts a dark theme and spreads corruption.


You should stick to the bottom Radiant lane to be safe from ganking.
DOTA map with the Dire and Radiant factions

DOTA map with the Dire and Radiant factions

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Updated June 22, 2017

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