Bans served to accounts found abusing matchmaking.

On Tuesday, February 11, the official DOTA 2 Twitter account revealed that Valve banned over 40,000 accounts from the popular MOBA. The studio says that the bans were handed out to accounts that were "found abusing matchmaking."

Details on what this means were not shared publicly. However, it could be inferred by what was meant by "abusing matchmaking." This could be anything from buying accounts that...