What can you bet in DotA lounge?

After a Valve crackdown on DotA 2 lounge you can no longer bet your Steam items on the site. You can bet their virtual currency called “coins” on games but it’s ultimately pointless as you can’t use the currency to buy anything.

What is handicap betting Dota 2?

Handicap betting in Dota 2 works the same as handicap betting in traditional sports. When it comes to Dota 2, rather than score as it would be when betting on football matches, the handicap represents the game score in a best of series.