GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 21/4 - 28/4

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 21/4 - 28/4

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.

Arc Warden’s ascend to the Captains Mode

Arc Warden’s ascend to the Captains Mode

Can Arc Warden Zet transition into a regular pick in professional games?

Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Rad t-shirts and awesome Dota 2 skins can be yours by following the Kiev Major together with GosuGamers and G2A.

Virtus Pro and Team Secret claim the top seeds for The...

Virtus Pro and Team Secret claim the top seeds for The Kiev Major main event

The Kiev Major’s Day 2 got under way with round 3 of the Swiss-style format. After some fantastic results and games from day 1, the foundation was set for day 2 to be amazing.

The International 7's Treasures - The Latest Sets Submitted

The International 7's Treasures - The Latest Sets Submitted

With only three weeks left until the deadline for submitting sets for The International 7`s treasures, workshoppers came up with some new crazy concepts.

The winners of the 7.05 patch: Who could we see at Kiev?

The winners of the 7.05 patch: Who could we see at Kiev?

Who will be the new heroes that make their way to the drafts at the Kiev Major?

All Dota 2 News

GosuGamers eSports News - Virtus Pro secure  Kiev Major semifinals after a breathtaking series against VG J

Virtus Pro secure Kiev Major semifinals after a breathtaking series against VG J

Two very similar teams in terms of play style, one featuring some of the most iconic figures of the Chinese Dota, VG J, and the best CIS squad of the moment, Virtus Pro, fought against each other today to stay alive in the merciless single elimination format of the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - No stopping the OG train; Team Faceless knocked out

No stopping the OG train; Team Faceless knocked out

With no signs of slowing down, the OG train is blasting foward full speed ahead as they knock Team Faceless out 2:1 in the quarter finals of the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Invictus Gaming claim a top four spot at the Kiev Major

Invictus Gaming claim a top four spot at the Kiev Major

The quarter-finals at the Kiev Major got under way with Team Liquid going up against Invictus Gaming – both teams looking to secure a semi-final spot.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Cambridge and Oxford to dispute their esports supremacy this Sunday

Cambridge and Oxford to dispute their esports supremacy this Sunday

The world’s newest competitive sports come to the world’s oldest rivalry: Cambridge and Oxford face off this Sunday in The Cambridge Union for Varisty esports glory.

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GosuGamers eSports News - David knocks out Goliath; SG upset Team Secret 2:1 at the Kiev Major main event

David knocks out Goliath; SG upset Team Secret 2:1 at the Kiev Major main event

The real life David vs Goliath hyped match up more than lived up to the expectations. In a riveting three game series, SG e-sports upset Team Secret 2:1, knocking the giants out of the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Kiev Major: EG ground Thunderbirds, 2-0

Kiev Major: EG ground Thunderbirds, 2-0

Thunderbirds just couldn't get off the ground, as EG sweeped them 2-0, eliminating them from the Kiev Major.

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GosuGamers eSports News - The Kiev Major: OG take down Team Random in the clash of the champions

The Kiev Major: OG take down Team Random in the clash of the champions

The triple Major champions, OG and the International 6 winners, Team Random (ex - Wings Gaming ) were pitted to face off in the second day of the Kiev Major main event.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Team Faceless overcome their SEA rivals, eliminating TNC from the Kiev Major

Team Faceless overcome their SEA rivals, eliminating TNC from the Kiev Major

After a magnificent day 1 at the Kiev Major’s main event, day 2 kicked off with the clash of SEA giants as TNC went head-to-head with Team Faceless.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Kiev Major: Virtus.Pro send iG.V packing after 2:0 sweep

Kiev Major: Virtus.Pro send iG.V packing after 2:0 sweep

And then there were 12. In the last series of the night iG.Vitality were sent packing after dropping 2:0 to Virtus.Pro. The Chinese team was the fourth team to end their Kiev Major journey early.

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GosuGamers eSports News - VG J eliminates Digital Chaos from the Kiev Major

VG J eliminates Digital Chaos from the Kiev Major

The first day of the Kiev Major main event is also the last one for Digital Chaos, who have been eliminated in the round of 16. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Liquid take Newbee out of the Kiev Major

Liquid take Newbee out of the Kiev Major

The second series of the Kiev Major’s main event Day 1 is over with Team Liquid taking it 2-1 over Newbee. After game one it seemed like all was lost, but Liquid staged an epic comeback.  

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GosuGamers eSports News - Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Win over €300 in value with our G2A Kiev Major giveaway

Rad t-shirts and awesome Dota 2 skins can be yours by following the Kiev Major together with GosuGamers and G2A.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Invictus Gaming eliminate Mousesports from the Kiev Major

Invictus Gaming eliminate Mousesports from the Kiev Major

After two days of gruelling group stages, the teams were set for the round of sixteen.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Thunderbirds and Evil Geniuses to clash in the Kiev Major first round of the main event bracket

Thunderbirds and Evil Geniuses to clash in the Kiev Major first round of the main event bracket

The Kiev Major group stage has come to an end, round four of the Swiss format being played close to midnight. At the end of what can only be described as an amazing Dota 2 marathon, the main event seeding is done.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Virtus Pro and Team Secret claim the top seeds for The Kiev Major main event

Virtus Pro and Team Secret claim the top seeds for The Kiev Major main event

The Kiev Major’s Day 2 got under way with round 3 of the Swiss-style format. After some fantastic results and games from day 1, the foundation was set for day 2 to be amazing.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Dota 2 news week in review: April 25

Dota 2 news week in review: April 25

For those who might have missed the most important news from the past week in the competitive Dota2 scene, here is a short recap.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Kiev Major Round 2 groups yield flawless results for iG and Team Secret

Kiev Major Round 2 groups yield flawless results for iG and Team Secret

Kiev Major Round 2 groups closed out the first day of the event. Surprises, upsets, record breaking moments and heartbreaks laid the foundation forwhat is expected to be a blockbuster of an event.

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GosuGamers eSports News - The Kiev Major - iG dominates OG

The Kiev Major - iG dominates OG

The Kiev Major kicked off today with its group stages and we witnessed some spectacular Dota 2 action from all teams involved - none more so than the iG versus OG rematch.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Kiev Major group stage round one: TNC and DC deliver the upsets

Kiev Major group stage round one: TNC and DC deliver the upsets

The Swiss format for the Kiev Major group stage already produced a few surprises with five out of the eight directly invited teams being in the losers half of round two.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Vega's perfect run gives the sharks the coveted SL i-League LAN spot

Vega's perfect run gives the sharks the coveted SL i-League LAN spot

Vega Squadron's perfect run gave the CIS team the highly coveted SL iLeague LAN spot where they will fight for a piece of the $100,000 prize pool in Shanghai, China at the end of May.

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GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 21/4 - 28/4

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 21/4 - 28/4

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.


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Arc Warden’s ascend to the Captains Mode

Arc Warden’s ascend to the Captains Mode

Can Arc Warden Zet transition into a regular pick in professional games?


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The International 7's Treasures - The Latest Sets Submitted

The International 7's Treasures - The Latest Sets Submitted

With only three weeks left until the deadline for submitting sets for The International 7`s treasures, workshoppers came up with some new crazy concepts.


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The winners of the 7.05 patch: Who could we see at Kiev?

The winners of the 7.05 patch: Who could we see at Kiev?

Who will be the new heroes that make their way to the drafts at the Kiev Major?


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GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 14/4 - 21/4

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 14/4 - 21/4

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.


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Five storylines to keep an eye on at the Kiev Major

Five storylines to keep an eye on at the Kiev Major

It’s an exciting time as The Kiev Major is practically upon us. The event will feature the biggest, best and most celebrated teams Dota 2 has to offer.


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GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 7/4 - 14/4

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 7/4 - 14/4

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.


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Match-Fixing; The ugly truth is no one wins

Match-Fixing; The ugly truth is no one wins

Match fixing is an unfortunate and ugly reality of esports. This and similar forms of cheating really strike at the heart of game. It has a widespread effect that ripples through the community, the validity of the game, the careers and integrity of those involved.


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A crab and a lobster Nyx for The International 7 treasures

A crab and a lobster Nyx for The International 7 treasures

Choose the sets you want to see in The International 7 Collector`s Cache!


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SG e-sports interview: “Qualifying for a Valve event it’s a dream come true”

SG e-sports interview: “Qualifying for a Valve event it’s a dream come true”

A few weeks ahead of the Kiev Major we are happy to introduce you to the only Brazilian team that has ever qualified to a Valve event, SG e-sports.


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Lyrical  interview: "DAC was surreal. It was a dream come true"

Lyrical interview: "DAC was surreal. It was a dream come true"

From being a chef in a restaurant to becoming a caster on the mainstage of a major Dota 2 LAN event, Gabriel  'Lyrical' Cruz has come a long way in three years.


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GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 31/3 - 7/4

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 31/3 - 7/4

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.


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DAC 2017 in a nutshell; five things to take away

DAC 2017 in a nutshell; five things to take away

Invictus Gaming dismantled OG 3:0 in the DAC 2017 Grand Finals - more than likely solidifying a direct invite to TI7. The premier event in China was an exhibition full of top notch performances, electrifying adventures and outstanding moments. Here are the top five things worth noting from the experience.


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DAC 2017: Post event meta analysis

DAC 2017: Post event meta analysis

DAC 2017 created a meta of its own that started with diversity but ended with staleness.


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New item sets are already submitted for The International 7

New item sets are already submitted for The International 7

New sets are starting to be submitted for The International 7. Choose your favorite ones!


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GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 24/3 - 31/3

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 24/3 - 31/3

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.


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Dota 2 Asia Championships: The Resurgence of BurNIng

Dota 2 Asia Championships: The Resurgence of BurNIng

Invictus Gaming's BurNIng takes Dota Asia Championships 2017 by storm.


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GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 17/3 - 24/3

GosuGamers Weekly Business Review, 17/3 - 24/3

Welcome to the Gosu Money Review, where we take a look at the biggest, most interesting or sometimes just strangest stories to permeate the world of eSports business each week.


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An interview with Pakistan's 'Sh1zzY': "If you work hard enough, the universe will make a way."

An interview with Pakistan's 'Sh1zzY': "If you work hard enough, the universe will make a way."

We had a chance to have a chat with one of Pakistan's best Dota players - Shiraz 'Sh1zzY' Akhtar - about his professional eSports career and the Dota scene in a developing country like Pakistan.


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Top weekly Workshop submissions: Toasty and the story behind his passion for Dota2 items

Top weekly Workshop submissions: Toasty and the story behind his passion for Dota2 items

In the spotlight for this week we have Toasty, the artist that designed some of the most beloved sets that most probably, you already have.


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