Anyone can easily start playing on iCCup. You just will need Warcraft III The Frozen Throne version 1.26a. If you do not know how to patch your game.
How do I play DotA on iCCup?
1. Make an account on www.iccup.com
2. Downnload the latest version of dota.
3. Simply download the Anti-hack launcher, install the launcher, and double click the shortcut on your desktop.
4. Click the Warcraft 3: TFT icon and press launch game then join iCCup Battle NET.
5. Select The Abyss (iCCup) from your normal server list, and login to our server using the login name and password you chose on the iCCup website.
How does the iCCup rating scale work?
You begin at iCCup with the ranking of “D” with 1000 points. Winning matches will improve your points rating, and losing matches will do the opposite. Every 1000 points you win, you will improve once step in rank. The ranking system goes from D-, D, D+, C-,C, etc. This is a system long implemented by the Starcraft community to create a well balanced environment for players to play in and find players of similar skill. Detailed chart can be found here.
Host bots commands
/host mode gamename (for example /host ap join fast, where «ap» is mode and «join fast» is gamename) — Creates public game, works only in channel.
Available modes: ap/rd/cm/sd/ar
/private /priv — Sets created game to private.
/public /pub —Sets created game to public.
/unhost — Deletes your game, works only in game.
/start — Starts your game, won`t work if there are < 10 players.
/hold nickname— Reserves slot for specified player, whose nickname you entered.
/kick — Kick player from specified slot (for example kick 9)
/ban — Ban player from specified slot (for example ban 9)
/close — Closes specified slot.
/open — opens specified slot.
/closeall — Cloeses all slots.
/openall — Opens all slots.
/swap /switch — Swaps players in specified slots.
/nah — Disallow/Allow players without antihack join in to your game.
/stats — Shows your ladder statistics.
/clearstats YES — Clears your ladder statistics. Can be used once in two weeks.
/defaultbot [RU/EU] — Shows/sets default bot location.
Full list of available comands can be found here.
Commands for banlist:
/banlist check(/banlist c) — Checks this player in your banlist.
/banlist ban(/banlist b, /b ,/banleaver) — Adds this player to your banlist.
/banlist unban(/banlist u) — Deletes this player from your banlist