A sneak peek of the TI5 Secret Shop (early access)

A sneak peek of the TI5 Secret Shop (early access)

It is that time of the year again where we line up for the beloved Secret Shop. Here is one man's experience at the Secret Shop this year with an early access pass.

TI5 Group B: Team Empire strikes back

TI5 Group B: Team Empire strikes back

Coming back from a one game deficit, after a best of three series filled with tension, Empire managed to defeat Virtus.Pro and grabbed the last available spot in the Upper Bracket.

EHOME upset Virtus.Pro to finish group B on third position

EHOME upset Virtus.Pro to finish group B on third position

After an intense two game series versus Virtus.Pro EHOME secured themselves third position in group B which put fng’s team in danger to lose their fourth place.

TI5 Group A final standings

TI5 Group A final standings

At the end of four long days in The International 5 group stage all the two game series from Grop A have been played. LGD Gaming finished on the first place fallowed by Team Secret

Best Games of TI5, Part 1: Wild Card

Best Games of TI5, Part 1: Wild Card

If today’s wild card matches are any indication, the Dota community is in for one of the best Internationals ever.  These are our picks for the most notable games of the day.

Wildcard qualifier - a blog by ReiNNNN

Wildcard qualifier - a blog by ReiNNNN

It is the start of The International 5 and our ReiNNNN blogs about his experience spectating the wildcard qualifier from ground zero.

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Top 10 plays of the TI5 group stage

Dota 2Top 10 plays of the TI5 group stage

Let's take a look at the top 10 plays from the group stages of TI5; from one shot ultra kills to aegis steals! 4

MLG’s World Finals announced

Dota 2MLG’s World Finals announced

8 teams will fight for a chunk of the $250,000+ prizepool in Major League Gaming's World Finals in October. More information inside!7

TI5 Group B: Team Empire strikes back

Dota 2TI5 Group B: Team Empire strikes back

Coming back from a one game deficit, after a best of three series filled with tension, Empire managed to defeat Virtus.Pro and grabbed the last available spot in the Upper Bracket.37

EHOME upset Virtus.Pro to finish group B on third position

Dota 2EHOME upset Virtus.Pro to finish group B on third position

After an intense two game series versus Virtus.Pro EHOME secured themselves third position in group B which put fng’s team in danger to lose their fourth place.14

TI5 Group A final standings

Dota 2TI5 Group A final standings

At the end of four long days in The International 5 group stage all the two game series from Grop A have been played. LGD Gaming finished on the first place fallowed by Team Secret24

Vici Gaming unlikely to advance in Upper Bracket

Dota 2Vici Gaming unlikely to advance in Upper Bracket

As the end of the group stages draws near, teams are eagerly fighting for those final few points that will become the deciding factor if they begin the Main Event from the Lower Bracket or the Upper Bracket. With Group B having the potential for a 4 way tie, every match matters. 14

Fnatic to the Lower Bracket in KeyArena

Dota 2Fnatic to the Lower Bracket in KeyArena

The last group stage day at The International 5 is crucial for most of the teams as at the end of it lower and upper brackets will be determined and the best of one game to decide your TI journey from lower bracket is an extremely scary thing to face.12

Current standings from The International 5 day 3

Dota 2Current standings from The International 5 day 3

CDEC are guaranteed a spot in the upper bracket and Cloud9 are one win away from being so as well while IG and Na'Vi are both doomed to the lower brackets.4

CDEC Gaming writing history in Seattle

Dota 2CDEC Gaming writing history in Seattle

One of the most beautiful stories in The International history is written these days in Seattle by the youngsters from CDEC Gaming as they finish the group stage day three on first position in their group.30

IG and Na’Vi to lower bracket TI5 main event

Dota 2IG and Na’Vi to lower bracket TI5 main event

All the matches scheduled for the third day in group A have ended and it’s safe to say that Invictus Gaming and Natus Vincere will start the main event from from lower bracket.24

Cloud 9 humiliates IG while Na’Vi and Fnatic keep drawing

Dota 2Cloud 9 humiliates IG while Na’Vi and Fnatic keep drawing

Third day of the group stage in Seattle started and the games get more and more intense as the teams start feeling the pressure to grab one of the four upper bracket qualifying spots.9

TI5 Day 3: Secret ties LGD in the opening series of the day

Dota 2TI5 Day 3: Secret ties LGD in the opening series of the day

The third day in TI5 group stage started with the confrontation between LGD Gaming and Team Secret for group A supremacy. 1

TI5 group stage, Day Two recap

Dota 2TI5 group stage, Day Two recap

As day two of The International 5 group stage ended, the participating teams have begun to separate into potential upper and lower bracket slots.10

Evil Geniuses untouchable versus Vici Gaming

Dota 2Evil Geniuses untouchable versus Vici Gaming

A completely different story from day one was written for Evil Geniuses today, who had a very intense match versus Vici Gaming and a stomp that brought them the most needed three points.17

Secret secures 10 points, VP gets their first 3

Dota 2Secret secures 10 points, VP gets their first 3

One of the last encounters from group A was an emotional one for both Na’Vi and Secret fans as they clashed for the first time in the group stage.10