Top 5 Custom Game Modes of the Dota 2 Reborn Beta

Top 5 Custom Game Modes of the Dota 2 Reborn Beta

With thousands of custom games now readily available in the Dota 2 Reborn Beta, we outline our top 5 picks of the bunch as they stand.

ODPixel Interview: “To cast The International is...

ODPixel Interview: “To cast The International is literally the dream!”

Owen 'ODPixel' Davis is a fairly new figure among the professional DotA 2 casters but his popularity has grown rapidly due to his charisma and the hype he brings to the games he is casting.

The $15 million dollar dream is real, final stretch goal...

The $15 million dollar dream is real, final stretch goal unlocked

We did it! The International 5 prize money has eclipsed the 15 million dollar mark and thus, unlocking the final stretch goal set by Valve. The tournament is by far the biggest eSports event in terms of prize pool.

Interview with Cast: " I don't see any reason for Rave...

Interview with Cast: " I don't see any reason for Rave to stick together."

Mark 'Cast' Pilar, current MSI-EvoGT member and ex-Rave member, talks to Gosugamers about the final moments of the Rave squad that made waves after thier 5th place finish at the DAC and the formation of his current team, MSI-EvoGT.

Interview with ReDeYe: "If you aren't hyped for TI5,...

Interview with ReDeYe: "If you aren't hyped for TI5, then you must be dead!"

As The International 5 hype is upon us and with all the personalities and casters being revealed we are happy to bring closer to you the eSport veteran Paul "ReDeYe" Chaloner the host of the biggest DotA 2 event of the year.

Top 5 mid laners going to the International 5

Top 5 mid laners going to the International 5

The International 5 is soon approaching, let's take a look at some of the best mid lane players who will be participating at the biggest DotA 2 event.

Dota 2 News

ESCC hosts tournament for tier two Chinese teams

Dota 2ESCC hosts tournament for tier two Chinese teams

While all eyes are on Dota Pit and upcoming The International 5, a tournament for the tier two teams in China has been initiated allegedly by the Anshan (a prefecture in China) government.0

VG and VP in the clear for TI5 participation

Dota 2VG and VP in the clear for TI5 participation

The suspense is over for both Vici Gaming and Virtus.Pro as both teams has managed to successfully applied and received their US visas.2

MarsTV announces dates for next Dota 2 League

Dota 2MarsTV announces dates for next Dota 2 League

After running a successful event last month, MarsTV announced on their Facebook that they will be hosting their next installment of the MarsTV Dota 2 League on January 27-31 next year.4

US embassy rejects SoNNeikO's visa application twice

Dota 2US embassy rejects SoNNeikO's visa application twice

According to a tweet by Ukrainian caster Vitali 'v1lat' Volochai, Natus Vincere latest addition Akbar 'SoNNeikO' Butaev has been refused two B1/B2 visa applications with approximately 20 days to go until their flight to Seattle.57

The $15 million dollar dream is real, final stretch goal unlocked

Dota 2The $15 million dollar dream is real, final stretch goal unlocked

We did it! The International 5 prize money has eclipsed the 15 million dollar mark and thus, unlocking the final stretch goal set by Valve. The tournament is by far the biggest eSports event in terms of prize pool.30

RIP treasure keys 2012-2015

Dota 2RIP treasure keys 2012-2015

As announced last year, starting on the 1st of July 2015, all treasure keys in the game has expired, ending their three year legacy as the Dota2's unofficial currency.3

Empire.Yoky finally secures US visa

Dota 2Empire.Yoky finally secures US visa

According to a post on Twitter made by Empire, Maxim 'Yoky-' Kim has secured himself a US visa and will be joining the team at their bootcamp. 7

Esportal Playoffs to start on July 2nd

Dota 2Esportal Playoffs to start on July 2nd

Three CIS representatives, Empire, Vega Squadron and Virtus.Pro plus the Finnish squad 4 Anchors + Sea Captain are the teams that advance into the Esportal League Playoffs.2

VP to seek revenge against EG tomorrow

Dota 2VP to seek revenge against EG tomorrow

The winner bracket final of Dota Pit Season 3 between Evil Geniuses and Virtus.Pro will be taking place at 20:00 CET tomorrow. 11

BTS Americas bracket released

Dota 2BTS Americas bracket released

With the qualifier process done, BTS Americas is ready to start on the 2nd of July. Joining the list of the 14 invited teams are Chilean team eGamersX and North American team Snakes.8

Secret pulls out of DotaPit 3 to focus on TI5

Dota 2Secret pulls out of DotaPit 3 to focus on TI5

Team Secret announced on their Twitter just minutes ago that they will be dropping of DotaPit Season 3 in order to focus on the upcoming The International 5.29

Prominent casters remain uninvited to The International 5

Dota 2Prominent casters remain uninvited to The International 5

Amidst all of the casters who have made their invitations known over the last few days, there are still a few whose participation—in a professional capacity, that is—remains up until this point unconfirmed or is altogether uncertain. 56

Zai may take a year off Dota 2 after TI5

Dota 2Zai may take a year off Dota 2 after TI5

Dotablast has recently conducted an interview with Ludwig 'Zai' Wåhlberg during ESL One. The interview was about how Secret has been playing recently, his thoughts on ESL One and the future of Team Secret.16

Power Rangers and HellRaisers eliminated from Esportal

Dota 2Power Rangers and HellRaisers eliminated from Esportal

Esportal League’s group stage it’s almost over and the first two teams to leave the competition are Power Rangers and HellRaisers after they played their decisive games last night.2

Sunsfan sends Maut to TI5 as a spectator in a random act of kindness

Dota 2Sunsfan sends Maut to TI5 as a spectator in a random act of kindness

Maut has confirmed that he will not be going to TI5 but Sunsfan, in a random act of kindness, has decided to fund his trip (flight ticket and hotel included) to go have fun at the event. Maut teared up on his vlog.13