The International: The evolution of Pubstomps

The International: The evolution of Pubstomps

For those that could not attend The International 4 in Seattle, some of us settled for next best - locally held Pubstomps in the area. Our editor, Frederick 'winterequinox007' Benjamin examines a few pubstomps in different locations around the world: Singapore, Canada, and Australia.

GosuGamers welcomes Counter-Strike to the family!

GosuGamers welcomes Counter-Strike to the family!

Our Counter-Strike section is officially live with all the things you love about GosuGamers – news coverage, matchticker, rankings and VOD and demo databases.

DK.iceiceice "This was the worst final for the people here"

DK.iceiceice "This was the worst final for the people here"

Iceiceice shared some words right after the grand final, where he mentions that it was perhaps not the spectacular one so far. Other than that he also jokes around back and forth and mentions the state of Team DK.

Newbee defeat VG to claim the TI4 title and over $5,000,000

Newbee defeat VG to claim the TI4 title and over $5,000,000

After going one game down to ViCi, NewBee pull out three wins in a row with the last game ending in just 15 minutes. With this victory they are the champions of The International 2014, taking the title, the Aegis and over $1 million each, which is the biggest prize in competitive gaming to date.

MVP.March: 'We were rooting for Team Liquid since they...

MVP.March: 'We were rooting for Team Liquid since they beat us'

GosuGamers caught up with MVP.Phoenix's captain, Taewon 'March' Park, in a candid interview where he talks about his journey at The International 2014, how he thought the team would fare, and about the team's future. Read on as March touches on topics related to DK, Alliance and TI4 overall.

Titan.Ky.xy: 'I think that a team cannot solely rely on...

Titan.Ky.xy: 'I think that a team cannot solely rely on one person to achieve victory'

Ky.xy of Titan explains that although they lost, he is satisfied. He lost to a finalist afterall. Furthermore he talks some about the future, SEA scene and welcomes Bulba to the TI4 Aegis deniers club.

News

Post-TI4 transfer rumor mill - DeMoN leaves Team Liquid

DotA 2Post-TI4 transfer rumor mill - DeMoN leaves Team Liquid

This post will be updated with any confirmed and rumored roster changes of professional teams post-TI4.188

Third season of DotA2 Canada Cup announced, $4000 up for grabs

DotA 2Third season of DotA2 Canada Cup announced, $4000 up for grabs

The third version of DotA2 Canada Cup will take place from August 18th through September 8th. The tournament's groupstage will include 16 of the region's strongest teams, fighting over a total prize pool of over $4000.3

Na'Vi.us faces off against ex-Revenge in Bounty Hunter Series

DotA 2Na'Vi.us faces off against ex-Revenge in Bounty Hunter Series

After reassuring fans that their team would stay together, Natus Vincere's NA squad around captain Brax will face off in a best-of-five against Peruvian squad "Not Today", formerly known as Revenge. The America Showdown will be live on hitbox.tv at 19.00 CEST.3

DeMoN departs Team Liquid

DotA 2DeMoN departs Team Liquid

The American player Jimmy 'DeMoN' Ho is a free agent once again, as Team Liquid announced his departure today. His contract expires with the end of July, and the two sides have mutually decided not to continue their partnership.23

Babyknight enters Dota 2 with MYM

DotA 2Babyknight enters Dota 2 with MYM

Former DotA and StarCraft II pro Jon 'BabyKnight' Andersen enters Dota 2 and joins MeetYourMakers. It will be his first official team in competitive Dota 2. The Dane will return to his old Clan as he played for MYM back in his DotA days. Two slots in the team have yet to be finalized.26

GosuGamers welcomes Counter-Strike to the family!

DotA 2GosuGamers welcomes Counter-Strike to the family!

Our Counter-Strike section is officially live with all the things you love about GosuGamers – news coverage, matchticker, rankings and VOD and demo databases.34

Black^ leaves CIS, future uncertain

DotA 2Black^ leaves CIS, future uncertain

Among a slew of team shuffles post TI4, Dominik "Black^" Reitmeier, carry player for Chinese team CIS, has recently announced that he will be leaving the team. Although he is unsure of what his next move is, Black^ has stated that he is willing to continue playing in either China or Europe. 18

Xiao8 announces temporary retirement

DotA 2Xiao8 announces temporary retirement

The International 2014 winning captain, NewBee's Zhang 'xiao8' Ning, has announced his retirement from the competitive Dota scene temporarily.32

Mason apparently kicked from Evil Geniuses, carry slot now open

DotA 2Mason apparently kicked from Evil Geniuses, carry slot now open

Through a post on NaDota.com, Mason 'Mason' Venne announced his official departure from Evil Geniuses. He was apparently kicked form the squad by the rest of the members for various reasons, and he currently has no plans to join another team.33

The Summit 2 announced - will take place this fall

DotA 2The Summit 2 announced - will take place this fall

BeyondTheSummitTV just announced the second installment of their own DotA2 tournament, The Summit 2. The offline finals will take place from 3rd to 7th December 2014, adding an extra day to the LAN event compared to the previous The Summit.6

i-league Qualifier Registration - SEA and KR Qualifiers

DotA 2i-league Qualifier Registration - SEA and KR Qualifiers

i-League, the first international tournament post-TI4 and organised by ImbaTV, has informed us that they will be introducing qualifiers for the SEA and/or KR regions depending on the number of signups. 10

WPC amidst financial woes, unable to pay prize money

DotA 2WPC amidst financial woes, unable to pay prize money

WPC League, or World eSports Professional Classic, has recently come under fire by several members of the Dota 2 community for the delay in their prize payouts.  More recent evidence has revealed that not only is WPC unable to pay out the prize money, a whopping $245,000 for WPC 2014, but also may be on the verge of breaking up. 11

Cr1t and Unicornxoxo leave MeetYourMakers

DotA 2Cr1t and Unicornxoxo leave MeetYourMakers

Two players from MYM have announced they are leaving the team via Twitter, which leaves the team with only three players left. This means team mamagement will have to find replacements very quickly if they want to compete in the upcoming European tournaments. 9

ArtStyle and Dread to reunite under Relax?

DotA 2ArtStyle and Dread to reunite under Relax?

Former DTS and Na'Vi captain Ivan 'ArtStyle' Antonov is all set to make his comeback to the competitive Dota 2 scene after a long hiatus. Joining him is none other than Andrey 'Dread' Golubev, another veteran in the CIS region who will be making his return for a second time.61

Google-Twitch deal reportedly finalized?

DotA 2Google-Twitch deal reportedly finalized?

Google's deal to buy Twitch has reportedly been finalized as the internet giant gets ready to acquire the popular livestreaming platform under its wings for a whopping $1 billion.37