9

I used the following commands for starting a captain's mode game :

sv_lan 1
sv_cheats 1
dota_force_gamemode 2
map dota

I usually play all pick games with my friends, but in Captains mode, there are random bots popping up after the map loads.

Here is the console log : http://pastebin.com/EfDa4BKb

I want to get rid of the bots and want to play a Captains mode game with my friends. Am I doing something wrong, or is it a bug?

  • isn't it possible to kick the bots after the game started? kickid <their ID here> – Nitro.de Aug 25 '15 at 12:28
  • Nope. That just sets the bot state to disconnected. No one can replace that slot. I've tried that but good thinking :) – Sachin Kamath Aug 25 '15 at 13:12
  • what about dota_bot_disconnect_player ? you'll be able to control all bots yourself then.. so you could just let them sit back in base or something? – Nitro.de Aug 25 '15 at 13:24
  • 2
    there is a discussion about your problem at dev.dota2.com – Nitro.de Aug 25 '15 at 13:27
  • You don't get it. I wanna play a game with my friends. Either way, the bots populate all the slots and my friends can't connect in because of this. I can control the bots but my friends cannot join in. – Sachin Kamath Aug 25 '15 at 13:31
2

I think it is not possible until you have 10 players. If you have 10 players, you can make a lobby and play, but internet is needed to make the lobby. Later, you can disconnect.

| improve this answer | |
  • I am aware of this. But there are situations where we have limited access to the Internet. So yeah, I need a workaround. – Sachin Kamath Aug 25 '15 at 13:32
  • Once you connect to land game you can disconnect your pc from Internet,,,, and play the game,,,, atleast for creating lobby you need – Lokanath Aug 25 '15 at 13:47
-1

Try sv_lan1 sv_cheats 1 hostip (ip address of the server pc):27015 example--->hostip 192.168.43.19:27015 For the other pc's -->type connect 192.168.43.19:27015

dota_force_gamemode_2 map dota then select dire or radiant.

| improve this answer | |
  • Could you explain why this should fix the problem? – TheLethalCarrot Jun 26 '19 at 11:42

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.