All players must have Garena for their match, unless organized prior to the match that both teams wish to host and play on Board Aussie.
Part 1 - Installation
Garena Home Page
Once the page is open download the "English Version Download" from either of the three mirrors.
Part 2 - Registering
Once Garena is installed, click on Garena a little box with appear, down the bottom left you will see Register, go through the steps etc etc. You will not need to click links in email btw.
Part 3 - Logging in
Once logged in with your user name and password you will see game icons on the left hand side of the window you will see "War3 RPG" click that, then just to the right of that you will see a bunch of locations and country's around the world, scroll down and find Oceania, Join "Australian DoTA Room #10, that will be the designated DOTA room for matches until we get a separate one for CyberGamer.
Part 4 - Hosting and Joining
The defending team on the ladder will be the hosting team unless agreed with both teams prior the match. Once in the dota room on Garena, press Join Game, it will automatically load up Frozen Throne, then click "Local Area Connection - LAN" and you should see the server you are looking for.
Edited once, 10/1/09 - 8:38pm.
ok.. i did all of that but i still cant see or join any games... a bunch of people i know have the same problem... and ideas?