Shanghai Major preview: complexity Gaming

Shanghai Major preview: complexity Gaming

We continue our teams presentation for the Shanghai Major with the new rooster from one of the oldest organization in North America Dota 2 scene, compLexity Gaming.

Whur da grills at?

Whur da grills at?

The discussion of women in gaming is an ongoing reality and the rapid growth of esports is in alarming contrast with female participation. Have you ever asked why?

Shanghai Major preview: Team Liquid

Shanghai Major preview: Team Liquid

We continue our teams presentation for the Shanghai Major with the recently returned to the competitive Dota 2 scene, Team Liquid.

Shanghai Major preview: LGD Gaming

Shanghai Major preview: LGD Gaming

Sixteen days are left until the second Dota major will kick off in Shanghai, China with sixteen teams battling for the $3,000,000 prize pool and the Winter season trophy.

Dota 2 news week in review: February 1st - 7th

Dota 2 news week in review: February 1st - 7th

For those who might have missed the most important news from the past week in competitive Dota 2 scene, here is a short review to catch up.

Post TI 5 International changes

Post TI 5 International changes

After TI 5 there has been a trend over the scene, taking players out of their respective regions to explore new places.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Team Secret goes to ESL One Manila

Team Secret goes to ESL One Manila

After the recent announcement of the tournament format change, Team Secret decided to accept ESL’s invitation for the Manila LAN event.

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GosuGamers eSports News - PGL announce Romanian-only championship

PGL announce Romanian-only championship

PGL announce a championship reserved exclusively for Romanian citizens, aimed at Dota 2, CS:GO and LoL.

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GosuGamers eSports News - The ProDota Cup Season 3 has begun!

The ProDota Cup Season 3 has begun!

With 26 up-and-coming teams across the European and US regions competing, the ProDota Cup Season 3 is definitely a tournament to keep your eyes on in February.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Captain’s Draft 3.0 playoffs to begin

Captain’s Draft 3.0 playoffs to begin

After six days of intense games Captain’s Draft group stage have reach their conclusion, and the play-offs spot are set.

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GosuGamers eSports News - ESL One Manila format change

ESL One Manila format change

Nearly two months ahead from the LAN event that will be held at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila, Philippines ESL decided to drop their notorious single elimination format in favor of a GSL group stage prior to the main event bracket.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Digital Chaos winners of BTS Series America #3

Digital Chaos winners of BTS Series America #3

The new Resolution -addition to the Digital Chaos squad is reaping immediate results. Digital Chaos won BTS Series America 3, which is their first ever tournament title.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Noshang Invitational: a new $10,000 Dota 2 tournament

Noshang Invitational: a new $10,000 Dota 2 tournament

Starting tomorrow, February 10th, and set to end shortly after the Major, Nonshang Invitational will feature some of the European squads that missed the ticket to Shanghai.

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GosuGamers eSports News - compLexity Gaming took Canada Cup Season 6 money home

compLexity Gaming took Canada Cup Season 6 money home

The sixth season of Canada Cup had doubled their previous edition prize pool and crowned compLexity Gaming Champions at the end of best-of-five grand finals that took place yesterday.

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GosuGamers eSports News - BTS series closing up in Americas, but continuing for SEA and Europe

BTS series closing up in Americas, but continuing for SEA and Europe

While in America the finalists have already been decided, SEA and Europe are just ending the first round of the bracket.

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GosuGamers eSports News - ESL One Manila main qualifiers round one is over

ESL One Manila main qualifiers round one is over

Having two tiers of invites for the main qualifiers, the teams seeded in the first round of the bracket for both EU and US regions have finished all their games and the competition is already down to eight squads for each region.

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GosuGamers eSports News - First Arc Warden competitive match

First Arc Warden competitive match

Captain’s Draft 3.0 group Hippo bring us the first ever Arc Warden competitive game by Evil Geniuses against Team Liquid.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Dota 2 news week in review: February 1st -  7th

Dota 2 news week in review: February 1st - 7th

For those who might have missed the most important news from the past week in competitive Dota 2 scene, here is a short review to catch up.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Team Romania crowned Champions of ProDota National Cup

Team Romania crowned Champions of ProDota National Cup

At the end of five months of online game schedules and a best-of-five grand final, Romania snatched the title from Team Russia, despite starting with a one game disadvantage.

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GosuGamers eSports News - STARK eSports - change of roster

STARK eSports - change of roster

STARK Esports recently made an announcement regarding their new roster.  Miska 'mlwhisper' Koistinen will be replacing Niklas "okcya" Koskinen as the new position 1 player for their Dota2 Team. With this, Joni 'Buugi' Fält will transition back to the support role.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Shanghai Major: 18 days to go

Shanghai Major: 18 days to go

The second Dota 2 Major is set to start 18 days from now, the dates for the group stage prior the main event and the prize pool distribution have been announced.

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GosuGamers eSports News - 6.86e: Changes to Lone Druid and Earth Spirit

6.86e: Changes to Lone Druid and Earth Spirit

Bundled with a patch applied on the 5th of February, 6.86e has gone live and features two hero changes.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Empire and Digital Chaos in the same group at Captain’s Draft 3.0

Empire and Digital Chaos in the same group at Captain’s Draft 3.0

The qualifiers for Captain’s Draft3.0 are over, Digital Chaos and Mamas Boys advance into the group stage.

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GosuGamers eSports News - GameBlast to raise £150,000 for charity.

GameBlast to raise £150,000 for charity.

SpecialEffect plans on raising £150,000 in a huge charity weekend focused on gaming, called GameBlast16.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Rumble Town, a new Dota 2 online tournament

Rumble Town, a new Dota 2 online tournament

Designed with multiple editions to take place over the course of 2016, the new online tournament is sponsored by the esports betting company eBettle and will kick off with the Winter season on February 10.

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GosuGamers eSports News - SEA Kappa Invitationals: The $50,000 SEA tournament

SEA Kappa Invitationals: The $50,000 SEA tournament

The SEA Kappa Invitationals is an online tournament that will be running over the course of this year, over four seasons, the tournament will give out $50,000 worth of prize money.

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Shanghai Major preview: complexity Gaming

Shanghai Major preview: complexity Gaming

We continue our teams presentation for the Shanghai Major with the new rooster from one of the oldest organization in North America Dota 2 scene, compLexity Gaming.


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Whur da grills at?

Whur da grills at?

The discussion of women in gaming is an ongoing reality and the rapid growth of esports is in alarming contrast with female participation. Have you ever asked why?


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Shanghai Major preview: Team Liquid

Shanghai Major preview: Team Liquid

We continue our teams presentation for the Shanghai Major with the recently returned to the competitive Dota 2 scene, Team Liquid.


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Shanghai Major preview: LGD Gaming

Shanghai Major preview: LGD Gaming

Sixteen days are left until the second Dota major will kick off in Shanghai, China with sixteen teams battling for the $3,000,000 prize pool and the Winter season trophy.


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Post TI 5 International changes

Post TI 5 International changes

After TI 5 there has been a trend over the scene, taking players out of their respective regions to explore new places.


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Infamous Kotarō interview: “I don’t consider myself a professional player at this time.”

Infamous Kotarō interview: “I don’t consider myself a professional player at this time.”

Recently, the former unknown.xiu players have regrouped and founded the first gaming house in South America. They go under the Infamous name now and are more determined than ever to break the ice and become an internationally acknowledged team.


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Mihalceanu - workshop artist: “It feels good to know you did something that people appreciate”

Mihalceanu - workshop artist: “It feels good to know you did something that people appreciate”

At least once, we have all bought or exchanged items. In order to have a personal touch and make the game enjoyable, we continuously seek the most attractive way to customize our heroes. With the fanbase increasing every day, graphic designers are trying to offer us a large variety from where we can choose. They realize that 11 million people can’t have the same aesthetic sense.


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PapaDrayich: My life right now is streaming, the job at the e-sport school and my radio show

PapaDrayich: My life right now is streaming, the job at the e-sport school and my radio show

His nickname, PapaDrayich literally says it all. The Swedish Dota 1 veteran became a legendary figure for the entire community due to his dedicated work for making a better e-Sports scene which in turn is rewarded with a hefty amount of respect from the Dota 2 community.


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The 6.86 meta displayed at Starladder|i-League

The 6.86 meta displayed at Starladder|i-League

A month has passed since the release of patch 6.86 and some teams have already decided on their style of play, while some are still experimenting. Starladder|i-League featured the finest teams of the moment and looking at their entire journey in Minsk, Belarus it is already possible to talk about how professionals are planning to play in this patch.


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Mamas Boys - Saksa interview: “Gaming in the Balkans is way too underdeveloped”

Mamas Boys - Saksa interview: “Gaming in the Balkans is way too underdeveloped”

Right after the recent win of Shanghai Major European open qualifiers, the 8k MMR support player of Mamas Boys, Martin "Saksa" Sazdov found the time to sit and talk with Aleksandar "vandersar" Miloshevich.


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2015 - A year of ups and downs

2015 - A year of ups and downs

It has been a long and eventful year for the Dota2 eSports scene and as the year comes to a close, Gosugamers take a look at some of the major happenings of 2015.


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GosuGamers Awards 2015: Dota 2 nominations

GosuGamers Awards 2015: Dota 2 nominations

Welcome to yet another year of GosuGamers Awards for Dota2. Yes, it’s that time of the year when we honor the players, the teams, the tournaments and the personalities from Dota 2 in fifteen categories.


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GosuGamers in Yinchuan, China: WCA 2015 is taking over the city

GosuGamers in Yinchuan, China: WCA 2015 is taking over the city

"The first thing you see when you step out of the airport is a massive electronic billboard with WCA advertisements and hype trailers. It was surreal to see eSports so proudly displayed in such a public space"


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Interview with Global eSports Cup caster Rage: “This is experience it’s been very humbling”

Interview with Global eSports Cup caster Rage: “This is experience it’s been very humbling”

Game Show Global eSports Cup talent desk hosted a mix of well-known casters line-up accompanied by three fresh voices. Mikelorus, GrandisV, and Rage were for the first time casting a LAN event and they had the opportunity to sit next to some of the most important names of the moment.


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GeC - LighTofHeaveN Interview: “It’s very possible to see me back soon"

GeC - LighTofHeaveN Interview: “It’s very possible to see me back soon"

In the last day of Global eSports Cup, Dreamhack Moscow we had the chance to talk with  Dmitriy "LighTofHeaveN" Kupriyanov, who’s here as a caster on the Storm Studio russian panel desk.


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Interview with swindlemelonzz - compLexity: “I’m super excited with our line-up”

Interview with swindlemelonzz - compLexity: “I’m super excited with our line-up”

In the last day in Vilnius we’ve spent a few nice hours hanging out with the boys from compLexity Gaming. A local advertised the new trend that is covering the entire Europe and America, the Escaping Room puzzle game, so we went to check it out.


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GeC Interview with MVP drafter Dubu : “We didn’t prepare for this almost at all”

GeC Interview with MVP drafter Dubu : “We didn’t prepare for this almost at all”

In the day before traveling from Vilnius to Moscow for the Dreamhack LAN Finals of Global eSports Cup, we’ve had the opportunity to sit and talk with MVP.Phoenix’s drafter Dooyoung "Dubu" Kim who is for the first time in Europe. Among other things Dubu explained how MVP adjusted for this event and what are their hopes for the Moscow LAN finals .


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GeC CuP Interview:  No Logic Gaming - MiLAN; “ we will probably continue together”

GeC CuP Interview: No Logic Gaming - MiLAN; “ we will probably continue together”

Interview with Milan "MiLAN" Kozomara from No Logic Gaming right after the team got knocked out from the Global eSports Cup.


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GeC day two: the longest day in Vilnius

GeC day two: the longest day in Vilnius

Global eSports Cup day two in Vilnius proved to be a test of patience on so many levels for everyone here. So here is a quick “behind the scenes’’explanation on how things are moving in Vilnius.


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Global eSports Cup: on site sneak peek

Global eSports Cup: on site sneak peek

After what looked like an endless trip to Vilnius, Lithuania we (gosugamers) finally arrived here last night, same as the teams attending the event. Well, not everyone made it in time but you can find out more about the lastest news from Global eSports Cup below.


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