GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 21/4 - 28/4

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 21/4 - 28/4

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.

Arc Warden’s ascend to the Captains Mode

Arc Warden’s ascend to the Captains Mode

Can Arc Warden Zet transition into a regular pick in professional games?

Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Rad t-shirts and awesome Dota 2 skins can be yours by following the Kiev Major together with GosuGamers and G2A.

Virtus Pro and Team Secret claim the top seeds for The...

Virtus Pro and Team Secret claim the top seeds for The Kiev Major main event

The Kiev Major’s Day 2 got under way with round 3 of the Swiss-style format. After some fantastic results and games from day 1, the foundation was set for day 2 to be amazing.

The International 7's Treasures - The Latest Sets Submitted

The International 7's Treasures - The Latest Sets Submitted

With only three weeks left until the deadline for submitting sets for The International 7`s treasures, workshoppers came up with some new crazy concepts.

The winners of the 7.05 patch: Who could we see at Kiev?

The winners of the 7.05 patch: Who could we see at Kiev?

Who will be the new heroes that make their way to the drafts at the Kiev Major?

Dota 2 News

GosuGamers eSports News - Hometown Heroes Virtus.Pro become the first Kiev Major Grand Finalists

Hometown Heroes Virtus.Pro become the first Kiev Major Grand Finalists

The road in the Kiev Major has reached Championship Sunday where the two grand finalist teams will be determined. In a tidy and surprising 2:0 sweep, Virtus.Pro claimed the first slot in the Grand Finals after knocking Invictus Gaming out cold.

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GosuGamers eSports News - A match to remember: EG edge out SG

A match to remember: EG edge out SG

In an unrivaled spectacle, EG barely overcame SG  to head into the semi-finals after hard fought 2-1. The Brazillians leave the tournament with heads up high after delivering a show worthy of being compared to some of the best games in Dota 2 history. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Virtus Pro secure  Kiev Major semifinals after a breathtaking series against VG J

Virtus Pro secure Kiev Major semifinals after a breathtaking series against VG J

Two very similar teams in terms of play style, one featuring some of the most iconic figures of the Chinese Dota, VG J, and the best CIS squad of the moment, Virtus Pro, fought against each other today to stay alive in the merciless single elimination format of the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - No stopping the OG train; Team Faceless knocked out

No stopping the OG train; Team Faceless knocked out

With no signs of slowing down, the OG train is blasting foward full speed ahead as they knock Team Faceless out 2:1 in the quarter finals of the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Invictus Gaming claim a top four spot at the Kiev Major

Invictus Gaming claim a top four spot at the Kiev Major

The quarter-finals at the Kiev Major got under way with Team Liquid going up against Invictus Gaming – both teams looking to secure a semi-final spot.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Cambridge and Oxford to dispute their esports supremacy this Sunday

Cambridge and Oxford to dispute their esports supremacy this Sunday

The world’s newest competitive sports come to the world’s oldest rivalry: Cambridge and Oxford face off this Sunday in The Cambridge Union for Varisty esports glory.

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GosuGamers eSports News - David knocks out Goliath; SG upset Team Secret 2:1 at the Kiev Major main event

David knocks out Goliath; SG upset Team Secret 2:1 at the Kiev Major main event

The real life David vs Goliath hyped match up more than lived up to the expectations. In a riveting three game series, SG e-sports upset Team Secret 2:1, knocking the giants out of the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Kiev Major: EG ground Thunderbirds, 2-0

Kiev Major: EG ground Thunderbirds, 2-0

Thunderbirds just couldn't get off the ground, as EG sweeped them 2-0, eliminating them from the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - The Kiev Major: OG take down Team Random in the clash of the champions

The Kiev Major: OG take down Team Random in the clash of the champions

The triple Major champions, OG and the International 6 winners, Team Random (ex - Wings Gaming ) were pitted to face off in the second day of the Kiev Major main event.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Team Faceless overcome their SEA rivals, eliminating TNC from the Kiev Major

Team Faceless overcome their SEA rivals, eliminating TNC from the Kiev Major

After a magnificent day 1 at the Kiev Major’s main event, day 2 kicked off with the clash of SEA giants as TNC went head-to-head with Team Faceless.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Kiev Major: Virtus.Pro send iG.V packing after 2:0 sweep

Kiev Major: Virtus.Pro send iG.V packing after 2:0 sweep

And then there were 12. In the last series of the night iG.Vitality were sent packing after dropping 2:0 to Virtus.Pro. The Chinese team was the fourth team to end their Kiev Major journey early.

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GosuGamers eSports News - VG J eliminates Digital Chaos from the Kiev Major

VG J eliminates Digital Chaos from the Kiev Major

The first day of the Kiev Major main event is also the last one for Digital Chaos, who have been eliminated in the round of 16. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Liquid take Newbee out of the Kiev Major

Liquid take Newbee out of the Kiev Major

The second series of the Kiev Major’s main event Day 1 is over with Team Liquid taking it 2-1 over Newbee. After game one it seemed like all was lost, but Liquid staged an epic comeback.  

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GosuGamers eSports News - Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Rad t-shirts and awesome Dota 2 skins can be yours by following the Kiev Major together with GosuGamers and G2A.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Invictus Gaming eliminate Mousesports from the Kiev Major

Invictus Gaming eliminate Mousesports from the Kiev Major

After two days of gruelling group stages, the teams were set for the round of sixteen.

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