The DAC Group Stage: A chance to prove a point

The DAC Group Stage: A chance to prove a point

The group stages of Perfect World's Dota2 Asia Champonships are nearly upon us, we take a look at what the attending teams will want to prove in this tournament which many dub TI 4.5.

HearthCenter, January 28th: The Pinnacle 2 qualifier...

HearthCenter, January 28th: The Pinnacle 2 qualifier Orange & Kinguin E-sports manager Giovanni.

Our two special guest will be featured Thursday at 5:00 PM CET to talk Hearthstone with host Dorazion!

The DAC Wildcard Quaifier preview

The DAC Wildcard Quaifier preview

The Dota 2 Asian Championship is set to be the biggest tournament outside of The International in 2015 with a gigantic prizepool of over 2 million dollars. 14 of the 16 protagonists are already settled to fight in Shangai’s Indoor Stadium while the top2 of the Wildcard Qualifier will join them in the prestigious event. Will Na'Vi crawl their way back to the top of the European scene? Is this the ZSMJ's comeback to the grand stage? Or is this the breakout tournament of PR? 

GosuGamers is looking for Heroes of the Storm crew

GosuGamers is looking for Heroes of the Storm crew

Are you a Heroes of the Storm fan who wants to write about his favorite game and/or maintain a fast-growing tournament, team and player database? Apply to become a GosuGamers crew member and start building your connections with the industry.

What the MLG X Games brought us

What the MLG X Games brought us

The very first Counter-Strike:Global Offensive event hosted by MLG took a place last weekend in Aspen, Colorado featuring some of the biggest teams from both sides of the Atlantic. With a prize pool of 50,000 USD, and MLG’s great track record on LAN events, many people were expecting an event with high production value.

Know your format: Best of Five

Know your format: Best of Five

To succeed in Hearthstone tournaments, you need a wide variety of skills. SirKristjan covers an aspect of tournaments less discussed than Hunters: the Best of Five format!

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DAC Day 1 - NewBee, HGT and Na`Vi struggling

DotA 2DAC Day 1 - NewBee, HGT and Na`Vi struggling

Day 1 of the Asia Championship, part 2. The first three rounds of games are done and every team has tried their luck once currently. LGD and Rave are the only teams that played two games so far in the first three rounds. 18

Workshop creators take over $57 million since 2011

GeneralWorkshop creators take over $57 million since 2011

The Steam Workshop has proven its susccess in the past three years, with over US$57 million generated for content creators. Valve have decided to expand this crowdsourcing network to include non-Valve titles to encourage greater user contribution. 3

DAC Day 1 - MVP.Phoenix takes down Newbee, LGD scores first Chinese victory

DotA 2DAC Day 1 - MVP.Phoenix takes down Newbee, LGD scores first Chinese victory

The long awaited groupstage of the Dota 2 Asia Championships is here and the best of the best are set to compete for the $2,000,000+ prizepool. Giants such as Invictus Gaming, Newbee, Vici Gaming, Evil Geniuses and more are ready to battle. 34

Group A of ESL Pro League qualifiers conclude, group B to finish Thursday

CS:GOGroup A of ESL Pro League qualifiers conclude, group B to finish Thursday

Group A of the ESL Pro League qualifiers have concluded, with TSM, Na'Vi, 3DMAX, and CPH Wolves qualifying for the finals. Team LDLC and Titan also qualified, topping group B as the last two matches of that group a played on Thursday.0

Virtus.pro wins the HitBox BH Europe showdown against Team Tinker

DotA 2Virtus.pro wins the HitBox BH Europe showdown against Team Tinker

Another cup of the HitBoxTV Bounty Hunter series has just concluded, with Virtus.pro taking down Team Tinker in four games to win the $1,500. The next battle of the series will take place between two American squads, Fire and compLexity, on January 30th.1

Fragbite to host a $6,000, invite-only tournament

CS:GOFragbite to host a $6,000, invite-only tournament

Fragbite is hosting the "First Person Lover Challenge" with a prize purse of $6,000.0

eSports are now a 2nd level Olympic sport

GeneraleSports are now a 2nd level Olympic sport

eSports have been accredited as an official 2nd level Olympic sport by the Korean Olympic Committee.8

Blitz joins joinDOTA

DotA 2Blitz joins joinDOTA

William 'Blitz' Lee, former Zephyr mid, will be part of the joinDOTA crew from now on as they picked him up after his stint in South Korea with Zephyr ended. With the addition of Wiilliam 'Blitz' Lee the joinDOTA crew now consist of five people.12

DAC Wildcards - Na'Vi and HGT finish top, PR dominated

DotA 2DAC Wildcards - Na'Vi and HGT finish top, PR dominated

The Dota 2 Asia Championships have begun and the two remaining slots will be played out in the next 24 hours. Natus Vincere, Power Rangers, Wings Gaming, Energy Pacemaker, HyperGloryTeam and Speed Gaming will fight out who will play in the main event.33

Valve economist Yanis Varoufakis becomes Greek Minister of Finance

GeneralValve economist Yanis Varoufakis becomes Greek Minister of Finance

With the election of Syriza party in the elections of January 2015, Yanis Varoufakis will take the wheel of the Greek Ministry of Finance. Varoufakis is known in the gaming world for his work with Valve, as he helped shape Steam's digital economy as we know it today.19

FlipSid3 parts ways with team

CS:GOFlipSid3 parts ways with team

FlipSid3 Tactics has been left without a CS:GO roster, as the Swedish players have opted to leave and play under another organization.0

Platinum eSports to bring back CS:GO team

CS:GOPlatinum eSports to bring back CS:GO team

After the team was disbanded due to dissapointing results and internal problems, Platinum eSports has announced that they're reviving the team with a new and improved lineup.0

HearthCenter, January 28th: The Pinnacle 2 qualifier Orange & Kinguin E-sports manager Giovanni.

HearthstoneHearthCenter, January 28th: The Pinnacle 2 qualifier Orange & Kinguin E-sports manager Giovanni.

Our two special guest will be featured Thursday at 5:00 PM CET to talk Hearthstone with host Dorazion!0

Vega Squadron qualify for DotaPit Season 3

DotA 2Vega Squadron qualify for DotaPit Season 3

Vega Squadron have qualified for DotaPit Season 3 after a narrow victory over Moscow 5 International guaranteed one of the two available qualification places. Only Moscow 5 International, Ninjas in Pyjamas and Meepwn'd remain in the qualifier to compete for the final spot.2

Undertaker nerfed, now only gains +1 Attack

HearthstoneUndertaker nerfed, now only gains +1 Attack

Season after season Undertaker has been a dominant factor in ladder and competitive play, a strong minion that the community wanted to see nerfed. Blizzard has not touched the card however, until now. A patch is set to change the strong Naxxramas card so its effect will only grant it +1 Attack.4

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