Team Redemption permanently banned from Valve tournaments

Team Redemption permanently banned from Valve tournaments

Team Redemption has been banned from any future Valve events (such as the International), according to a notification received by the team earlier today. The harsh punishment is Valve's answer to the matchfixing scandal caused by the team during their Arrow Gaming days. 

Akke : We'll qualify to TI5 and show Sweden still has...

Akke : We'll qualify to TI5 and show Sweden still has the best teams

Recently, a Swedish Journalist Kim "Drayich" Larsson, conducted an interview with Alliance's support player Akke. He talks about the new atmosphere in the team, transitioning with Mad and TI5.

StarLadder XII - iG and VG set sail for Bucharest

StarLadder XII - iG and VG set sail for Bucharest

The two Chinese representatives of StarLadder XII have been decided, with iG and ViCi Gaming emerging victorious from the double-elimination bracket of the second qualifier phase. With the conclusion of the Chinese qualifiers, the spotlight will now fall on the remaining matches of Europe and SEA. 

iG sweeps Empire 2-0 to win Major All Stars

iG sweeps Empire 2-0 to win Major All Stars

Invictus Gaming are the winners of Major All Stars after a solid 2-0 victory against Empire in the Grand Finals. The Swedish Ninjas-in-Pyjamas managed to finish third, followed by the CIS squad Natus Vincere. 

Major All Stars and why the teams really really want to...

Major All Stars and why the teams really really want to win it

The biggest tournament to date in the SEA scene approaches, will the SEA teams hold their ground and put up a good fight on home soil or will the foreign teams blow them away? We take a look at the teams in particular, their past history and how winning Major All Stars could change it all.

Do you remember the plays? Four more episodes of Goldie...

Do you remember the plays? Four more episodes of Goldie Oldies

Some days we have five tournament games. Other days we have 30. As the game keeps growing so grows the amount of highlight-worthy plays delivered each week. But only a handful of them remain as the epic, iconic plays in the annals of the game. The kind of plays that sent shivers down your arms to the back of your head. In our exclusive series ‘Goldie Oldies' we relieve the plays that we will never get tired of watching. The ones we tell our friends about.

DotA 2 News

Team MY book their tickets to the Starladder 12 lan finals

DotA 2Team MY book their tickets to the Starladder 12 lan finals

The SEA qualifiers for Starladder are completed with Team MY triumphing over MVP.Phoenix in the finals, therefore booking their ticket to Bucharest for the lan finals.2

Funn1k to play with Empire for MLG Columbus

DotA 2Funn1k to play with Empire for MLG Columbus

After the announcement that Empire will be playing with a stand-in in MLG Columbus, it has been revealed that their stand-in will be currently teamless player, Funn1k.9

MVP.Phoenix ends Signature.Trust's and Team Malaysia's winning streak

DotA 2MVP.Phoenix ends Signature.Trust's and Team Malaysia's winning streak

Team Malaysia and Signature.Trust now have a bone to pick with MVP.Phoenix as the Koreans were responsible for ending their winning streak. Either one of these teams are set to play again against MVP.Phoenix at 14:00 CET today.11

Empire to play without yoky at MLG Columbus

DotA 2Empire to play without yoky at MLG Columbus

After failing twice to get a visa to the US, Empire has announced that yoky. will not be participating with them in MLG Columbus meaning that they will be playing with a stand in.11

D2CL#5 : VG secures LAN spot after 3-0 victory against iG

DotA 2D2CL#5 : VG secures LAN spot after 3-0 victory against iG

The playoffs of the Chinese regional qualifiers of D2CL#5 are over, and ViCi Gaming is the team that gets to represent China in the tournament's LAN finals. VG secured their ticket after their 3-0 victory against Invictus Gaming, putting their Upper Bracket advantage to good use.13

Fluffnstuff joins Root Gaming

DotA 2Fluffnstuff joins Root Gaming

Accordning to an announcement on Root Gaming's website, Fluff has joined them and will complete their roster, his old team Fire is now on the brink of disbandment.16

MY takes down 5eva to win the Corsair Gaming Arena cup

DotA 2MY takes down 5eva to win the Corsair Gaming Arena cup

Team MY are the champions of Corsair Gaming Arena after a 2-1 victory against 5eva in the grand finals. Through their victory, they have earned the first place prize of $1,500, while 5eva will have to settle for $500. 7

Starladder XII : SEA Phase 2 Qualifiers Begins tomorrow

DotA 2Starladder XII : SEA Phase 2 Qualifiers Begins tomorrow

First phase of Starladder XII SEA Qualifiers are now over, the next and final phase is a double elimination bracket featuring four teams; Team MY, Mineski, Signature and MVP.Phoenix, out of which only one team will get a chance to go to Bucharest for the LAN finals.4

D2CL Chinese qualifiers: Group stages end, four teams advance to brackets

DotA 2D2CL Chinese qualifiers: Group stages end, four teams advance to brackets

The number of teams left in the D2CL Chinese qualifiers are down to four from the original eight. These four teams will proceed to battle in a double elimination bracket for their slot at the D2CL LAN finals.2

ESL One EU qualifiers: One best of three away from being qualified

DotA 2ESL One EU qualifiers: One best of three away from being qualified

The fourth round of the double elimination bracket for the ESL One qualifier is around the corner. After it finishes, two out of the three EU teams going to the lan finals will be decided.9

Red Bull Battlegrounds Schedule Announced

DotA 2Red Bull Battlegrounds Schedule Announced

Red Bull announced their first Dota 2 tournament series last week, it features some of the top teams in the world competing for a piece of the $75,000 base prize pool. They've now announced the schedule for the group stages. 17

The Summit 3 EU : Phase 2 begins, Alliance and NiP advance

DotA 2The Summit 3 EU : Phase 2 begins, Alliance and NiP advance

The second phase of the Summit 3 European qualifier has begun with two of the first round results already decided. Alliance and NiP advance to the next round, forcing Na'Vi and Cloud 9 into the lower bracket while the remaining first round matches are due later today.10

Team Redemption permanently banned from Valve tournaments

DotA 2Team Redemption permanently banned from Valve tournaments

Team Redemption has been banned from any future Valve events (such as the International), according to a notification received by the team earlier today. The harsh punishment is Valve's answer to the matchfixing scandal caused by the team during their Arrow Gaming days. 90

Akke : We'll qualify to TI5 and show Sweden still has the best teams

DotA 2Akke : We'll qualify to TI5 and show Sweden still has the best teams

Recently, a Swedish Journalist Kim "Drayich" Larsson, conducted an interview with Alliance's support player Akke. He talks about the new atmosphere in the team, transitioning with Mad and TI5.25

EHOME.my dropped by EHOME, team to stay together

DotA 2EHOME.my dropped by EHOME, team to stay together

In a surprising turn of events, EHOME.my has been dropped by the EHOME organization less than a month after its formation. From now on, the team will be know as MY.34