Enter the Storm: $18,000 Heroes of the Storm tournament...

Enter the Storm: $18,000 Heroes of the Storm tournament series

GosuGamers is thrilled to announce our next big step into the world of esports! We give you "Enter the Storm", the biggest, highest paying Heroes of the Storm tournament to date.

Dota 2 Hero Pick Statistics from 6.74 to 6.83

Dota 2 Hero Pick Statistics from 6.74 to 6.83

In March, it will be 3 years since the 6.74 patch in Dota 2 arrived. It will be 10 patches all through an ever-evolving game. In this time, the overall variability of hero picks has been significantly increased, but the top 5 picks remain massively overpicked throughout all patches - with a small exception.

In 48 hours...

In 48 hours...

A storm has been brewing for some time now. In less than two days, the curtain will rise as GosuGamers ventures into new grounds.

Post-DAC Chinese Shuffle 2015 Predictions

Post-DAC Chinese Shuffle 2015 Predictions

With the ongoing Lunar New Year and all its festivities, GGnet's ISB takes a closer look at the Chinese scene that suffered a beating at the hands of Western teams during DAC. Which teams will make roster changes in the oncoming shuffle and who are the players facing a likely exit? 

The Phantom Lancers are back

The Phantom Lancers are back

Phantom Lancer is returning to Captain's Mode this week after his 6.82 rework half a year ago. Is he going to bring back split push Dota? Some facts and figures about the past, the present and the future of the true master of illusions.

DkPhobos: "fng was the only one who could save us"

DkPhobos: "fng was the only one who could save us"

We had a chat with the ASUS.Polar veteran to discuss his comeback the competitive scene. Skim had a chance to interview DkPhobos about the creation of NVMI, the arrival of fng to the team, the impact of the vast amount of tournaments at the moment and his desire to play in a team alongside Dendi.  

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EHOME and Mushi turn to Malaysia: new SEA Dream Team

DotA 2EHOME and Mushi turn to Malaysia: new SEA Dream Team

Barely four months since their much anticipated brand re-launch, EHOME's Chinese squad has disbanded, and will turn their sights towards Malaysia to create a SEA powerhouse. The new team will be fronted again by veteran Yee Fung 'Mushi' Chai, and will feature some of the biggest names from Malaysia. 0

LGD: Maybe & xiao8 in, Faith & injuly out?

DotA 2LGD: Maybe & xiao8 in, Faith & injuly out?

LGD-Gaming's Yao has revealed on stream that their new roster is coming together and that CDEC's Maybe, as well as Big God's xiao8 will join the team, replacing Faith and injuly.24

The Summit 3 EU qualifiers: NiP and 4ASC win phase one

DotA 2The Summit 3 EU qualifiers: NiP and 4ASC win phase one

The West proved stronger than the East in the first phase of the European qualifiers of The Summit 3. 4ASC and NiP managed to take down Power Rangers and Virtus.pro respectively to advance to the second phase, the double-elimination bracket that leads to Los Angeles.1

HellRaisers secure jD Masters in 3-0 victory over Vega

DotA 2HellRaisers secure jD Masters in 3-0 victory over Vega

HellRaisers marched through the second joinDota Masters of the year and took down Vega Squadron 3-0 in the finals, securing themselves $10,000.2

Enter the Storm: $18,000 Heroes of the Storm tournament series

DotA 2Enter the Storm: $18,000 Heroes of the Storm tournament series

GosuGamers is thrilled to announce our next big step into the world of esports! We give you "Enter the Storm", the biggest, highest paying Heroes of the Storm tournament to date.17

The Summit 3 SEA qualifiers: MVP.Hot6 and Arcanys advance to Phase 2

DotA 2The Summit 3 SEA qualifiers: MVP.Hot6 and Arcanys advance to Phase 2

The first phase of The Summit 3 SEA qualifiers is now over, with Arcanys and MVP.Hot6 earning a spot amongst the eight participants of Phase 2. The action continues with the two European finals, and the first round of matches for the American qualifiers.8

The Summit 3 EU qualifiers: Final hurdle for the remaining teams

DotA 2The Summit 3 EU qualifiers: Final hurdle for the remaining teams

The European pre-qualifier for The Summit 3 is coming to an end, with 4ASC, PR, VP and NiP all only one best of three from moving on to the next qualifier stage.1

Item unloading extended to March 10

DotA 2Item unloading extended to March 10

The deadline to unload items has been extended to March 10. As previously announced, the ItemBets of GosuGamers are closed for reworks.1

The Summit 3 SEA Pre Qualifiers: 4 teams remain in first phase

DotA 2The Summit 3 SEA Pre Qualifiers: 4 teams remain in first phase

The Summit 3 SEA Pre Qualifiers are down to the last matches, only two are left to be played. After tomorrow's games, two out of the Aces, Nanit, MVP.hot6 and Arcanys will move on to the main qualifiers while the others will be eliminated.3

Dota Pit Season 3: Secret and NiP lead their groups

DotA 2Dota Pit Season 3: Secret and NiP lead their groups

In the opening games of the Dota Pit group stage Ninjas in Pyjamas have a narrow lead in Group A while Team Secret are in clear control of their Group B opponents. There are still a total of 21 matches left to be played before the playoff places are decided.7

The Summit and MLG Pro League also to exclude Union Gaming

DotA 2The Summit and MLG Pro League also to exclude Union Gaming

Following their disqualification and temporary ban from Canada Cup, Union Gaming has also been excluded from The Summit 3 qualifiers, as well as the ongoing MLG Pro League Season 1. 20

Danish veteran MaNia returns to competitive DotA

DotA 2Danish veteran MaNia returns to competitive DotA

Brian 'MaNia' Strandby has decided to make a comeback to professional DotA2 with a Danish team called Monkey Business after retiring in late 2013. His team has qualified for the second of the ESL Frankfurt European Qualifiers.26

In 48 hours...

DotA 2In 48 hours...

A storm has been brewing for some time now. In less than two days, the curtain will rise as GosuGamers ventures into new grounds.39

Union Gaming temporarily banned from Canada Cup following stream sniping incident

DotA 2Union Gaming temporarily banned from Canada Cup following stream sniping incident

Canada Cup Season 4's playoffs were overshadowed by an incident in the quarter finals, as Union Gaming was accused of having watched a stream of the match during a pause. The organizers reacted quickly and after investigating the issue, uG was disqualified from the ongoing season and banned for the next six months. 16

Mushi and Ohaiyo to return to SEA?

DotA 2Mushi and Ohaiyo to return to SEA?

As per sources, Mushi and Ohaiyo are set to return to the SEA scene to create a Malaysian EHOME team and in the process, depart from their current roster at EHOME China.19

The Summit 3 announces qualifiers and teams

DotA 2The Summit 3 announces qualifiers and teams

BeyondTheSummit have announced the details for their third installement of The Summit. Title defender Vici Gaming will be invited directly to the main event, with extensive qualifier for Europe, North-America, South-East Asia and China spanning over multiple weeks to determine six more teams.20

Major Allstars : Empire takes down NiP, secures ticket to LAN

DotA 2Major Allstars : Empire takes down NiP, secures ticket to LAN

Through a convincing 2-0 victory against Ninjas in Pyjamas, Team Empire managed to secure the precious ticket to Major Allstars LAN finals in March. The list of the eight competitors for the $100,000 will be completed with the announcement of the Chinese representative.3

MVP.Phoenix: Heen and Forev to 2nd team, Febby and Phoenix to main

DotA 2MVP.Phoenix: Heen and Forev to 2nd team, Febby and Phoenix to main

After a poor showing at the recent Dota Asian Championships held in China, MVP Phoenix have decided to move Forev and Heen to the second team and bring in Febby and Kphoenii to their main team.14

Tongfu announces a NA division: Tongfu.NA

DotA 2Tongfu announces a NA division: Tongfu.NA

Tongfu has announced a start of a new venture, this time it is into the North American Dota2 scene. Picking up six new North American players of Chinese descent who will make up the team Tongfu.NA.19

ESL Announces $ 1 Million USD Prize Pool for ESL One events

DotA 2ESL Announces $ 1 Million USD Prize Pool for ESL One events

ESL has decided to invest 1 million USD in Dota2 ESL One Tournaments. The first one of these tournaments will be ESL One Frankfurt 2015, which will be held in June. This will be followed by three more similar events with a prize pool of 250k USD.17

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Dota 2 Hero Pick Statistics from 6.74 to 6.83

DotA 2Dota 2 Hero Pick Statistics from 6.74 to 6.83

In March, it will be 3 years since the 6.74 patch in Dota 2 arrived. It will be 10 patches all through an ever-evolving game. In this time, the overall variability of hero picks has been significantly increased, but the top 5 picks remain massively overpicked throughout all patches - with a small exception.15

Post-DAC Chinese Shuffle 2015 Predictions

DotA 2Post-DAC Chinese Shuffle 2015 Predictions

With the ongoing Lunar New Year and all its festivities, GGnet's ISB takes a closer look at the Chinese scene that suffered a beating at the hands of Western teams during DAC. Which teams will make roster changes in the oncoming shuffle and who are the players facing a likely exit? 30

The Phantom Lancers are back

DotA 2The Phantom Lancers are back

Phantom Lancer is returning to Captain's Mode this week after his 6.82 rework half a year ago. Is he going to bring back split push Dota? Some facts and figures about the past, the present and the future of the true master of illusions.12

DkPhobos: "fng was the only one who could save us"

DotA 2DkPhobos: "fng was the only one who could save us"

We had a chat with the ASUS.Polar veteran to discuss his comeback the competitive scene. Skim had a chance to interview DkPhobos about the creation of NVMI, the arrival of fng to the team, the impact of the vast amount of tournaments at the moment and his desire to play in a team alongside Dendi.  10

DAC Playoffs: 5 players to look out for

DotA 2DAC Playoffs: 5 players to look out for

The playoffs are knocking on the door and before we are ready to let them in just yet, we have picked out five storylines you should follow as they unfold starting tomorrow.17

All our interviews and photos from the DAC group stage

DotA 2All our interviews and photos from the DAC group stage

In this media pack you can find interviews with Xiao8, MiSeRy, Dread, Maybe, BurNing, Black, bOne7, SumaiL, s4, Zai, 1437, Dendi and PPD. That along with heaps of photos from the event.7

5 Things We Learned From The DAC Groupstage

DotA 25 Things We Learned From The DAC Groupstage

We take a look at the past days and see what the groupstage had in store for us!47

The DAC Group Stage: A chance to prove a point

DotA 2The DAC Group Stage: A chance to prove a point

The group stages of Perfect World's Dota2 Asia Champonships are nearly upon us, we take a look at what the attending teams will want to prove in this tournament which many dub TI 4.5.22

The DAC Wildcard Qualifier preview

DotA 2The DAC Wildcard Qualifier preview

The Dota 2 Asian Championship is set to be the biggest tournament outside of The International in 2015 with a gigantic prizepool of over 2 million dollars. 14 of the 16 protagonists are already settled to fight in Shangai’s Indoor Stadium while the top2 of the Wildcard Qualifier will join them in the prestigious event. Will Na'Vi crawl their way back to the top of the European scene? Is this the ZSMJ's comeback to the grand stage? Or is this the breakout tournament of PR? 19

GosuGamers Rich List 2014

DotA 2GosuGamers Rich List 2014

With over $15,000,000 in money earned from the top 20 teams last year, we take a look at some of the top earners and go through a recap of their year and the many roster changes they faced. With the massive prize pool of The International 4 dominating the list, will your favourite team appear in the top 20?28

CSW.Godot: There are no captains that stand out in SEA

DotA 2CSW.Godot: There are no captains that stand out in SEA

GosuGamers had the chance to sit with Darcy 'Godot' Jose, captain of Australian-Singaporean squad Can't Say Wips, and pick his brain on the state of the game, his team, and the state of the Australian and South East Asian Dota scenes. 12

Beyond Dota: Movie Making

DotA 2Beyond Dota: Movie Making

We take a look behind the scenes of moviemaking in Dota 2 - what do movie makers in Dota think, how did they get started and is there an actual scene to support a whole career?19

The themes of StarLadder Season XI

DotA 2The themes of StarLadder Season XI

On January 15th the Cyberarena in Kiev, Ukraine opens its doors for the eleventh season of StarLadder. The tournament features eight well known teams from around the world competing for a prize pool that currently stands at $124,050. But what are some of the main storylines from the teams going into the finals?8

'I felt left out' - NiP.Era talks about his year and Lajons

DotA 2'I felt left out' - NiP.Era talks about his year and Lajons

We managed to grab one of NiP's first Dota 2 players, Adrian 'Era' Kryeziu, for an interview to talk about his rough year with Fnatic and his new teams Lajons that eventually got picked up by Ninjas in Pyjamas. 31

2014: A Year in Review

DotA 22014: A Year in Review

Dear GosuReaders, in light of the eventful year of 2014, GosuGamers has chosen to relive the year and its legacy on the Dota 2 scene. Here are ten of the things that retrospectively have a large impact on the scene going forward into 2015. 15

Kellymilkies: Ultimately, Alliance needed change to revitalise us

DotA 2Kellymilkies: Ultimately, Alliance needed change to revitalise us

The new Alliance team was announced earlier this week, comprising Loda (C),  Pajkatt, EGM, Mynuts, and Akke, once more forming a fully Swedish roster. In this interview, we speak with Kelly 'Kellymilkies' Ong, Manager of Alliance, to find out more about the updated roster changes and the reasons for the changes.39

Skim reacts: Roles in Dota 2 and Team Secret

DotA 2Skim reacts: Roles in Dota 2 and Team Secret

An opinion piece on roles in Dota 2 at the example of Team Secret.32

The official survival guide to DAC

DotA 2The official survival guide to DAC

The qualifiers for Perfect World's and MarsTV's Dota 2 Asian Championships are just days away from kicking off and we have collected everything you need to know about the tournament in regards to schedules, dates and formats in this news.35

Fluff: 'The entire pool is open for position 4 supports'

DotA 2Fluff: 'The entire pool is open for position 4 supports'

Shortly after the rebirth of Team Fire, GosuGamers was able to talk to support player Brian 'Fluffnstuff' Lee to talk about his past year, his experience with Team Liquid but even more so about Team Fire, their TI5 aspirations and the new roster. Fluffnstuff also shares his opinion on the new patch and old innovations of his.7

GosuGamers Awards 2014: Dota 2 nominations

DotA 2GosuGamers Awards 2014: Dota 2 nominations

The yearly GosuGamers Awards have returned! We take a look at the year 2014 and honor the best of the best in each category; the players, that made us scream our lungs out and made us lose our rares; the casters that make the events so enjoyable; the events and their organizers who make sure to produce a high quality product.83