StarLadder Day 3: Team Secret goes to the finals

StarLadder Day 3: Team Secret goes to the finals

Both IAP and Virtus.pro were eliminated in the first round. In the following round, Alliance was able to upset by taking down Team Tinker. A dominating Secret Team preformance forces Evil Geniuses to the lower bracket finals. 

Interview with VG.Fy: I am happy but not proud to be...

Interview with VG.Fy: I am happy but not proud to be called Fy-God

Linsen 'Fy' Xu is the captain of Vici Gaming, the Chinese powerhouse that most recently won ESL One and i-League in quick succession after the post-TI season. Following his return to China after ESL One, he took some time out of his schedule to give us an interview, with which he talks about playing with the new team and moving on after rOtk's retirement. 

GosuGamers update: Item pages and user Steam inventories...

GosuGamers update: Item pages and user Steam inventories introduced

We’re happy to present GosuGamers’ newest site features. Starting today, you can browse and track Dota 2 and CS:GO collectible items by checking their Steam market price and availability and also review and sort your own Steam inventories.

5 highlights to look out for at SLTV Season X LAN finals

5 highlights to look out for at SLTV Season X LAN finals

The anniversary edition of the StarLadder LAN finals is coming up and we take a look at five special things you might want to look out for when watching the event. Things inside, as well as outside the game to happen.

Rumormill: EG to pick up three additional teams?

Rumormill: EG to pick up three additional teams?

The rumormill is turning once more with multiple teams being left without an organization. Team Secret, Team Tinker and Team Malaysia are all hot prospects on the market but rumor has it that two, if not all three of these are close to being affiliated with the GoodGame Agency, the agency behind the Evil Geniuses brand.

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Giveaway contest: Want to win a Reynad, Rdu or Ekop signed saltshaker? Here's how!

Enter the contest to win an exclusive, player-signed saltshaker!

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XMG Captain's Draft #2 announced with over $50,000 up for grabs

DotA 2XMG Captain's Draft #2 announced with over $50,000 up for grabs

After a very successful first season, XMG Captain's Draft returns once again on October 31st. The tournament features eight of the strongest teams of the West, battling over the initial $50,000 prizepool, boosted by the sales of the tournament's promotional items.5

StarLadder Day 3: Team Secret goes to the finals

DotA 2StarLadder Day 3: Team Secret goes to the finals

Both IAP and Virtus.pro were eliminated in the first round. In the following round, Alliance was able to upset by taking down Team Tinker. A dominating Secret Team preformance forces Evil Geniuses to the lower bracket finals. 24

G-League begins today without VG and NewBee

DotA 2G-League begins today without VG and NewBee

The G-League LAN finals will begin today, with 8 of the top teams in China playing it out for a $42,500 Prizepool. 13

Meet the Newbee Academy recruits

DotA 2Meet the Newbee Academy recruits

Newbee have announced today that they will be taking on a new team under the name Newbee.Y. This new team will bring in some fresh faces who are willing to to give it their all in the professional scene.12

StarLadder Day 2 : EG and Secret advance to WB finals

DotA 2StarLadder Day 2 : EG and Secret advance to WB finals

After the initial winner bracket matches, it will be Evil Geniuses and Secret facing off in the winner bracket final tomorrow. Despite putting up a fight, both Team Tinker and Natus Vincere were defeated and bumped down into the loser bracket.11

SynergyLeague SEA: Johnny+4 vs. insidiousidol kick off playoffs tomorrow

DotA 2SynergyLeague SEA: Johnny+4 vs. insidiousidol kick off playoffs tomorrow

The South-East Asian division of the SynergyLeague continues tomorrow as insidiousidol will take on Johnny+4. The double elimination playoffs will determine which two SEA teams will qualify for the SynergyLeague LAN finals in Russia. 1

StarLadder Day 2: Na'Vi breaks the tie, advances to Winner Bracket

DotA 2StarLadder Day 2: Na'Vi breaks the tie, advances to Winner Bracket

The group stage of StarLadder Finals is in the books now, and in the aftermath of the back-and-forth group B, it is Na`Vi joining Secret in the winner bracket alongside EG and Team Tinker from group B. The remaining teams will start off in the lower bracket.22

Synergy League Chinese division concludes, NewBee and VG advance

DotA 2Synergy League Chinese division concludes, NewBee and VG advance

The dust has finally settled for the Chinese division of Synergy League. NewBee and VG managed to defeat iG and DK in their respective best-of-three semi-finals, each grabbing one of the two tickets to the LAN finals of Barnaul, Russia.14

StarLadder Day 1: IAP takes down VP; Secret to upper bracket

DotA 2StarLadder Day 1: IAP takes down VP; Secret to upper bracket

The 10th season of StarLadder is about to see its conclusion as the LAN finals have kicked off. Underdogs IAP were able to upset after their initial loss to Na'Vi. The Philippines managed to take down VP. In group A, Evil Geniuses display a dominating performance, securing an early lead in the group. In group B, Team Secret has secured themselves a slot in the upper bracket.42

bOne7 unable to play StarLadder, Mag to stand-in

DotA 2bOne7 unable to play StarLadder, Mag to stand-in

StarLadder starts today, but unfortunately not without one more bump in the road. Cloud9's bOne7 is unable to play due to a medical emergency. The team's matches have been moved to tomorrow, giving them more time to find a stand-in.39

GosuGamers update: Item pages and user Steam inventories introduced

DotA 2GosuGamers update: Item pages and user Steam inventories introduced

We’re happy to present GosuGamers’ newest site features. Starting today, you can browse and track Dota 2 and CS:GO collectible items by checking their Steam market price and availability and also review and sort your own Steam inventories.19

Fresh talent rising up in Synergy League Europe

DotA 2Fresh talent rising up in Synergy League Europe

The European groups of the Synergy League had some underdogs stepping up in the absence of the major teams, such as AlbumSheet, AfterShock, Kompas and LAJONS. The elimination stage starts tomorrow.2

ASUS ROG DreamLeague #2 : iG and LGD advance from Asian group

DotA 2ASUS ROG DreamLeague #2 : iG and LGD advance from Asian group

The matches of the ASUS ROG DreamLeague #2's Asian group are now over, with iG and LGD earning a spot in the next stage. The regional groupstage continues on Monday, September 27th, with the American group.11

Vici and Invictus taking pole position as the Synergy pre-playoffs start

DotA 2Vici and Invictus taking pole position as the Synergy pre-playoffs start

The Chinese round robin of the Synergy League ended earlier today with Vici Gaming having gathered the most points followed by Invictus Gaming. All six teams will move on to the bracket stage starting and will finish tomorrow.8

Tobi, 7ckngMad and Sheever announced for DreamHack Masters Bucharest

DotA 2Tobi, 7ckngMad and Sheever announced for DreamHack Masters Bucharest

The English casters for the upcoming DreamHack Masters in Bucharest have now been announced. The lineup for the english broadcast will consist of Toby 'TobiWan' Dawson, Sébastien '7kngMad' Debs and Jorien 'Sheever' van der Heijden.22

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