Matchmaking/Seasonal Rankings - Dota 2 Wiki Valve is once again shaking up Dota 2’s ranked roles matchmaking. Seasonal Rankings represent the level of skill a player achieves in a single season, as determined by their matchmaking rating MMR and other hidden factors. It is only available for ranked matches. Medals are reset at the end of each season. The previous season's medal is displayed next to the new medal for the next season.
Matchmaking - Dota 2 Wiki This time, an update brings a new MMR system that functionally gives players separate MMRs for each of the five roles included in ranked roles. Ranked matchmaking allows players to earn a seasonal ranking, along with a badge that can be displayed next to the profile. Seasonal rankings are reset at the end of each season. See the main page for pictures of badges and division details. Only Ranked All Pick, Captains Mode, and Random Draft are available for ranked matches.
Matchmaking Update for the Next Ranked Season Dota 2 “Today’s update features a change to the rank system that replaces the Core/Support separation with a single rank that uses handicaps for each of the five ranked roles, representing your relative strength playing each position,” the official blog post reads. Smurfs Dota 2 being a free-to-play game introduces various matchmaking related challenges. One option we have thought about is having Ranked access have a one time entry cost, and that access can be lost for players who regularly ruin games.