Xtinct explains his experience playing in the open qualifier

Xtinct explains his experience playing in the open qualifier

Invasion has managed to grab the sole remaining slot for qualifiers of South East Asia by becoming champion of the Open qualifiers. Questions were raised when a sudden roster change was made prior to the open qualifiers especially after the removal of their long time captain, ADTR. The interview with Xtinct intends to shade insights of his experience playing the qualifiers and the team's preparation for the upcoming The International 2015 qualifiers for SEA.

ValueBet Beta - status update and bug hunt

ValueBet Beta - status update and bug hunt

We have another update on the status of the ValueBet beta and our bug hunt.

BTS, joinDOTA and GD Studio to cooperate for TI5 qualifiers

BTS, joinDOTA and GD Studio to cooperate for TI5 qualifiers

Considering Valve is not funding the broadcast of The International 5 qualifiers, Twitch and PGL has decided to bring 35 spanking personalities from all over the world to Bucharest, Romania to provide us with a 24 hours non-stop Dota 2 stream.

Throwback Thursday, interview with Arrow after they won...

Throwback Thursday, interview with Arrow after they won TI4 SEA qualifiers

Throwback Thursday is a new weekly series that highlights some of the interesting Dota 2 stuff that has happened in the past. For this edition of Throwback Thursday, we have Arrow Gaming after their win in the TI4 SEA qualifiers.

TI5 main qualifiers groups announced

TI5 main qualifiers groups announced

The format and groups for the TI5 regional qualifiers have been announced for all regions, the NA and CN qualifiers being on May 25. 

Fnatic is interested in re-acquiring a Dota 2 squad,...

Fnatic is interested in re-acquiring a Dota 2 squad, question is who?

A few days ago, a thread on r/dota2 regarding Fnatic's interest in returning to Dota 2 sparked a lot of interest in the community leading to speculation on which teams they are likely to sponsor prior to The International 5.

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LC replaces Vega in MLG due to visa issues

DotA 2LC replaces Vega in MLG due to visa issues

London Conspiracy will be replacing Vega Squadron for the lan finals of MLG Pro League Season 2 scheduled on 5-7th June in  Austin, Texas. The Russian squad failed to acquire visas due to shortage of time.4

NAR rejects Boreal 1st place in Canada Cup

DotA 2NAR rejects Boreal 1st place in Canada Cup

In the concluding match of the Canada Cup Season 5, the North American Rejects edge out Boreal eSports by one game to take home the $7000 first place prize.1

Only MY, LGD and Vici remaining in I-League 3

DotA 2Only MY, LGD and Vici remaining in I-League 3

Day three of I-League 3 has ended with only three teams remaining in the tournament. VG is currently sitting comfortably in the grand final while Team Malaysia and LGD will duke it out in the LB final for the grand final spot.52

ValueBet Beta - status update and bug hunt

DotA 2ValueBet Beta - status update and bug hunt

We have another update on the status of the ValueBet beta and our bug hunt.6

Dotabuff acquires TrackDota

DotA 2Dotabuff acquires TrackDota

Dotabuff, a game statistic tracking service, has acquired TrackDota, a Dota2 live game tracker. From now on, the two services will be operating together, providing statistics and keeping track of live games.8

BTS, joinDOTA and GD Studio to cooperate for TI5 qualifiers

DotA 2BTS, joinDOTA and GD Studio to cooperate for TI5 qualifiers

Considering Valve is not funding the broadcast of The International 5 qualifiers, Twitch and PGL has decided to bring 35 spanking personalities from all over the world to Bucharest, Romania to provide us with a 24 hours non-stop Dota 2 stream.40

Teams to play for seed before ESL One Frankfurt

DotA 2Teams to play for seed before ESL One Frankfurt

With just a month to go before ESL One, the organizers of the prestigious tournament has added a new format to further improve the quality of the games you will be watching from Commerzbank-Arena Frankfurt, Germany. Seeding bracket.17

Chinese TI5 Qualifiers to be held on LAN

DotA 2Chinese TI5 Qualifiers to be held on LAN

Chinese teams have decided to hold the TI5 Main Qualifiers on LAN at the Shanghai Automobile Exhibition Center, top 2 will also qualify for Mars TV DotA2 League. 11

I-League 3 Day 2 Wrap up: VG in UB finals, IG and MY survive

DotA 2I-League 3 Day 2 Wrap up: VG in UB finals, IG and MY survive

The second day of the I-Leage Season 3 is now over, Vici Gaming joins LGD in the UB finals; MY and NewBee win their respective LB matches and EP and VG.P have been eliminated from the tournament.6

TI5 main qualifiers groups announced

DotA 2TI5 main qualifiers groups announced

The format and groups for the TI5 regional qualifiers have been announced for all regions, the NA and CN qualifiers being on May 25. 25

Summer's Rift qualifies for MLG Pro League 2 despite roster issues

DotA 2Summer's Rift qualifies for MLG Pro League 2 despite roster issues

Summer's Rift may be having roster issues but together with former Complexity player Mark 'tralf' Seidl and former Alliance player Niclas 'Niqua' Westergård, they managed to defeat North American Rejects two games to one to qualify for second season of joinDOTA MLG Pro League.0

The Invasion versus K2Apes controversy in a nutshell

DotA 2The Invasion versus K2Apes controversy in a nutshell

Team Invasion performed well in the open qualifiers and won TI5 SEA open qualifier spot but their win is not without its share of controversy. An interview with Nasiruddin Nordin, team manager of local team K2Apes, posted on Malaysian website e-sukan stated that the underdog team was robbed of their lead against team Invasion earlier that day.39

I-League 3 Day 1 Wrap up: LGD on top

DotA 2I-League 3 Day 1 Wrap up: LGD on top

The matches for the first day at I League Season 3 LAN are now over, LGD have been dominating so far, Team MY, Vici.P and Energy Pacemaker are already in Lower Bracket. 4

$100,000 Dota 2 tournament in Bangkok sponsored by beer and airlines industry

DotA 2$100,000 Dota 2 tournament in Bangkok sponsored by beer and airlines industry

The Dota2 Battle Arena is an international LAN that will be hosted in Bangkok, Thailand at the end of the year with a $100,000 prize pool. The tournament is sponsored by Singha Corp and will most likely work with Thai Airways as well.10

Mouz withdraw from i-League #3 following visa issues

DotA 2Mouz withdraw from i-League #3 following visa issues

Citing Visa issues causing the team to need to play with a stand-in, Mouz has withdrawn from i-League Season 3. Their replacement will be either Invictus Gaming or Newbee.Young.9