Underdogs of TI7

Underdogs of TI7
As The International 7 rolls around, all eyes will be focused on the current giants. Ask anyone who the frontrunners are for TI7 and the common answers will be Evil Geniuses, OG, Team Liquid, and Virtus Pro. But The International is anything if not surprising, and experience has shown us time and time again that the overlooked and the undervalued...

Breaking News: TBS to Televise ‘ELEAGUE | Road To The International Dota 2 Championships’ in August

Breaking News: TBS to Televise ‘ELEAGUE | Road To The International Dota 2 Championships’ in August
TBS are to televise a brand-new series this August alongside ELEAGUE called 'ELEAGUE | Road To The International Dota 2 Championships'. This will run from Friday, August 4th every week at 10pm ET/PT on Fridays until Friday, August 25th.   It will feature three Dota 2 personalities, such as Jimmy 'DemoN' Ho, and will be narrated by popular caster Toby 'TobiWan'...

Navi are Back.

Navi are Back.
Na’Vi are back.   Prior to The Summit 7, Na’Vi unfortunately did not qualify for the Kiev Major. Saying goodbye to both Ditya-ra and Artstyle had left Na’Vi with a huge gap in their line-up, leading them to bring forth former pro Dota player Malthe “Biver” Winther to play in his classic 5th position support role. This pickup was followed...

A Farewell to Wings

A Farewell to Wings
The Kiev Major marks the end of Chinese superpower Team Wings, one of the brightest and most talented teams that Dota 2 has ever seen. With the roster’s departure from their organization, and the members scattering into different teams and temporary retirements,  the Dota world is faced with something that used to be unthinkable: an Aegis of Champions that will...

OG Victorious Once Again

OG Victorious Once Again
Kiev Major The aftermath of the Kiev Major has left many teams devastated as they’ve missed out on the $1,100,000 prize. All apart from now 4th time winners OG who once again have completely dominated the pro scene with outstanding drafts, insane comebacks and of course the wombo-combos. Once again OG proved to be king of the Majors after a...

A Year of Up’s, Down’s and Gloves.

A Year of Up’s, Down’s and Gloves.
Been away and not had a chance to play CS:GO, the newly crowned eSports game of the year? You might have missed a few things. It seems this year, Valve (also an eSports industry winner) has taken their gloves off, heh, gloves… I’ll explain later.   So, whose year has it been? Whose year has it been not...Or something...  ...

Boston Major Groupstage Recap

Boston Major Groupstage Recap
With a single elimination bracket playoff stage, the group stage of the Boston Major was more important than it’s ever been. Each group, a mini double elimination tournament to determine seeding, had 4 teams; 2 of which were invited, and 2 of which qualified. We saw some major upsets during the group stage, and some intense matches, here’s the recap....

Wings Gaming takes down NP to claim first International LAN win post-TI6

Wings Gaming takes down NP to claim first International LAN win post-TI6
Northern Arena BEAT Invitational, one of the most anticipated pre-Boston Major tournaments, was quickly reaching its conclusion. After 2 days of competition, only two teams remained. On the one side, Wings Gaming continued to exert their dominance after TI6 as the Chinese squad only dropped 1 game out of 3 series, and they seemed almost unstoppable. On the other hand,...