GosuGamers now supports Douyu TV streams

GosuGamers now supports Douyu TV streams

Today, GosuGamers takes another step towards a truly global eSports experience. Through the cooperation with our friends at Douyu TV, our readers will now be able to watch their favorite Chinese teams and personalities right from our pages.

The Volunteer Business, Part Three

The Volunteer Business, Part Three

The Volunteer Business returns with another look into the news scene. This time we talk to Patrik 'Raistlin' Hellstrand, longtime eSports journalist and former Head Administrator of GosuGamers. 

Editorial: Clauf'd up

Editorial: Clauf'd up

Radoslav "Nydra" Kolev tells the story of ESGN - from the lavish feasts to the money famine - and explains why it was never going to work.

The Volunteer Business, Part Two

The Volunteer Business, Part Two

The Volunteer Business returns with an interview with Moritz 'Moose' Zimmermann.

GosuGamers Hearthstone section officially opened!

GosuGamers Hearthstone section officially opened!

After weeks of preparation and coding, the Hearthstone section of GosuGamers is finally here, with a plethora of features to make covering the full scope of the game easy for both readers and writers.

WCG closes doors after 14 years

WCG closes doors after 14 years

According to CEO Brad Lee, the World Cyber Games will cease operations effective 2014. This announcement comes 14 years after the first event was held in 2000 in Yongin, South Korea.

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GosuGamers now supports Douyu TV streams

HoNGosuGamers now supports Douyu TV streams

Today, GosuGamers takes another step towards a truly global eSports experience. Through the cooperation with our friends at Douyu TV, our readers will now be able to watch their favorite Chinese teams and personalities right from our pages.25

Google-Twitch deal reportedly finalized?

HoNGoogle-Twitch deal reportedly finalized?

Google's deal to buy Twitch has reportedly been finalized as the internet giant gets ready to acquire the popular livestreaming platform under its wings for a whopping $1 billion.37

Newly-launched WECG aims to resurrect the spirit of eSports olympics

HoNNewly-launched WECG aims to resurrect the spirit of eSports olympics

The official press release of World e-Sports Championship Games speaks of a project that is to pick up from where the World Cyber Games left off and continue the traditions of the multi-national, multi-discipline event.3

Google to allegedly buy out TwitchTV for $1,000,000,000

HoNGoogle to allegedly buy out TwitchTV for $1,000,000,000

The popular gaming media platform is likely to be handed over to Google, owner of the most popular platform of the west for media, YouTube.44

GosuGamers Hearthstone section officially opened!

HoNGosuGamers Hearthstone section officially opened!

After weeks of preparation and coding, the Hearthstone section of GosuGamers is finally here, with a plethora of features to make covering the full scope of the game easy for both readers and writers.14

Orange's HoN Team Moves to Dota 2 Under New Sponsor

HoNOrange's HoN Team Moves to Dota 2 Under New Sponsor

Orange Esports has released their successful Heroes of Newerth team after they were poached by a new sponsor, who wishes them to move to Dota 2.12

WCG closes doors after 14 years

HoNWCG closes doors after 14 years

According to CEO Brad Lee, the World Cyber Games will cease operations effective 2014. This announcement comes 14 years after the first event was held in 2000 in Yongin, South Korea.27

Hearthstone is in open beta! We ask you: Which class do you fancy the most?

HoNHearthstone is in open beta! We ask you: Which class do you fancy the most?

Since this week, everyone who wants to test Blizzard's free to play card game Hearthstone is allowed to do so as the game is now in open beta. Curious to see how our community likes the game we ask you: "Which Hearthstone class do you fancy the most?"21

Lions add fourth Diamond title to resume

HoNLions add fourth Diamond title to resume

The ninth cycle of HoN Tour's Diamond Division is in the books with Lions eSports clinching yet another victory over their nemesis stayGreen. Throughout the cycle the Swedish team played flawless, marched through the Upper Bracket and then took out sG in the Grand Finals.0

m`ICKe leaving his team and HoN

HoNm`ICKe leaving his team and HoN

He was one of the stars in Jönköping, Sweden this past DreamHack Winter 2013, now he calls it a day. m`ICKe is not only set to leave his team Denial eSports, but also the entire game of Heroes of Newerth.3

HoNADN Gamer picks up former ORGE

The international HoN Tour Grand Finals are still more than three months away, but preparations are already in effect. The Malaysian team Orange eSports has accepted a sponsorship from ADN Gamer, therefore leaving their long-time sponsor and organization ORGE behind.1

DreamHack Winter 2013 GosuBets Winners

HoNDreamHack Winter 2013 GosuBets Winners

DreamHack Winter 2013 is in the books for two weeks now - here is the last token that is left from the fierce competition with the GosuBets winners. In the tough challenge eLDimon rose above and goes home with 6,000 Gold Coins to enhance his playing experience.5

stayGreen reclaims Diamond title

HoNstayGreen reclaims Diamond title

The kings are back on their throne. Two cycles has stayGreen been absent from the HoN Tour Diamond Division crown, now the coronation was there again. A splendid cycle caps of three great and successful weeks for the most dominant team of 2013, now heading into the Winter break.0

HoNCats win CIS HoN Tour for the third time

SEA HoN Tour is close to the finish line with only four teams remaining in the playoffs, NA/EU HoN Tour approaches it's playoff stage more and more with eight of ten cycles almost completed - in CIS the regular season ended this Saturday with Cats Gaming completing their championship hattrick. 0

TurS and MiTH.s2y reach Final Four

HoNTurS and MiTH.s2y reach Final Four

The real important part of the SEA HoN Tour playoffs is over with the four qualified teams for the International HoN Tour Grand Final teams confirmed. Orange eSports and Neolution eSports.MRR got through based on their HoN Tour rankings, Made in Thailand.Sorry Sorry and Turtle Master clinched their spot today.0

Moonmeander ends competitive HoN career

HoNMoonmeander ends competitive HoN career

The most popular streamer of Heroes of Newerth is returning back to his roots, while turning his back on HoN's competitive scene. Moonmeander announced today, that he is not only going to leave Too Much Sugar, but also the entire competitive circuit of HoN - to get back to streaming and have more time for studies.

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Dota 2 peaks at 200,000+ concurrent during DreamHack

HoNDota 2 peaks at 200,000+ concurrent during DreamHack

The numbers from DreamHack are here and Dota 2 leads the concurrent viewers charts, leaving other eSports titles like StarCraft 2, CS:GO and Heroes of Newerth far behind. Put together, the day three English and the Russian stream peaked at 201,267 concurrent viewers. 15

SEA HoN Tour Playoffs schedule revealed with 12 teams

HoNSEA HoN Tour Playoffs schedule revealed with 12 teams

The original plan of the SEA HoN Tour playoffs only included the best eight teams, but this number has been bumped up now to 12. This gives iMpunity.Storm, Few Nhor, Fanatic Five and DC Fabulous a chance to shine, while it also grants the top four some deserved byes and resting time before entering the mix.0

CIS HoN Tour Finals to feature Turkey competitive debut

HoNCIS HoN Tour Finals to feature Turkey competitive debut

Rumours about a push of Garena into the Turkish market have been flying around for quite a while now, now they are confirmed just as the CIS region reveals their plans for their HoN Tour Grand Finals. Not only will Turkey debut on that event, but also will HoN be presented on a very well known stage - Kiev eSports Arena.0

Orange defends G-League title

HoNOrange defends G-League title

The fourth and final cycle of SEA HoN Tour came to an end today with Orange eSports defending their crown against the Thai team Neolution eSports.MRR. ORGE therefore is the first team to ever defend a title, win two G-League titles and caps off a marvelous and dominating season.2

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The Volunteer Business, Part Three

HoNThe Volunteer Business, Part Three

The Volunteer Business returns with another look into the news scene. This time we talk to Patrik 'Raistlin' Hellstrand, longtime eSports journalist and former Head Administrator of GosuGamers. 10

Editorial: Clauf'd up

HoNEditorial: Clauf'd up

Radoslav "Nydra" Kolev tells the story of ESGN - from the lavish feasts to the money famine - and explains why it was never going to work.13

HoNThe Volunteer Business, Part Two

The Volunteer Business returns with an interview with Moritz 'Moose' Zimmermann.7

HoNEditorial: Acquainting eSports with mainstream businesses

GosuGamers' Radoslav "Nydra" Kolev talks to Oliver Fedtke and Manuel Kotschote, two guys with the ambitious project of creating Europe's largest professional eSports conference in order to attract the attention of mainstream businesses.7

Happy holidays from GosuGamers.net

HoNHappy holidays from GosuGamers.net

A day before Christmas eve and a week before we bid 2013 farewell, we give our biggest thanks to all who made this an unforgettable year for GosuGamers.24

The Volunteer Business, Part One

HoNThe Volunteer Business, Part One

Our new series of features looks at the world of eSports through the eyes of those who go unsung: the volunteers. Part one features an interview with Lawrence 'Malystryx' Phillips.9

Editorial: If LoL can, why can't others?

HoNEditorial: If LoL can, why can't others?

Following the news of League of Legends' recognition as a sport by the US government, Radoslav "Nydra" Kolev puts pen to paper to discuss what other eSports need to do to follow suit. 20

DHS Preview: sG.eu - Mission: Title Defense

HoNDHS Preview: sG.eu - Mission: Title Defense

Last Winter they reigned surpreme over compLexity Gaming in the Grand Finals of the DreamHack event, now they are poised to return back to the top. Stay Green Europe might not have won a tournament recently, but it all began at DreamHack - it might as well restart here.0

DHS Preview: iMp -  Malaysia and Singapore united

HoNDHS Preview: iMp - Malaysia and Singapore united

South East Asia is once again coming to Sweden to make a huge splash. Last DreamHack Winter Orange eSports reached the playoffs for the first time in SEA history, this time iMpunity is looking to even go further. At least one member dreams of the podium - can the squad reach that goal?0

DHS Preview: sG - Chasing the Triple Crown

HoNDHS Preview: sG - Chasing the Triple Crown

They are the favorites, they are the HoN Tour and GSL Champions, but they are still hungry for more. Stay Green is traveling to Sweden with only one goal on their mind - only the Championship and the Triple Crown is enough for the team that hasn't been beaten for 48 straight maps. Can they fulfil their destiny?3

DHS Preview: MiTH.s2y - Thailand's new face

HoNDHS Preview: MiTH.s2y - Thailand's new face

The best team from Thailand has been a part of DreamHack the last time with good success, now Made in Thailand is looking to build onto that reputation with even better results. MRR set the bar high, MiTH has overcame their rival in their own country, overcoming the perception and that mark on the big international stage is the next goal on the agenda.1

DHS Preview: coL - Climb back to the top

HoNDHS Preview: coL - Climb back to the top

It's the second appearance of compLexity Gaming at the big stage of DreamHack, this time not in the position of being the favorites anymore. Still the confidence is back with the squad after good results recently and the return of Tralfamadore. Can the team challenge everyone and forget about their runner-up of DreamHack Winter?0

DHS Preview: vdT - Another Upset?

HoNDHS Preview: vdT - Another Upset?

It was the upset of the Swedish Pride tournament with Vietnamese Dream Team punching their ticket for the prestigious DreamHack Summer 2013 event. They edged out Lions in the Semis and Locomotive in the Grand Finals to get the opportunity to play on one of the biggest HoN stages this year. Can they make another miracle happen?0

DHS Preview: KFG - Debut with kick?

HoNDHS Preview: KFG - Debut with kick?

Handpicked by Garena, assembled to represent the Chinese region, scorned by the community. The Chinese squad had to face a lot of adversity prior to the event already, but what can the KungFu warriors do once the lights are on and they are in Sweden?1

DHS Preview: iTS - Fighting for CIS

HoNDHS Preview: iTS - Fighting for CIS

For the third time in the history of the illustrious past of the DreamHack events, a CIS team will try to conquer the tournament. GA.ru and Cats Gaming didn't produce all that good of results, now iTS is looking to change the perception of the region for good. Take a look at the Russian competitors as the DHS team preview coverage kicks off.1

HoNThe Good, The Bad, The HoN Tour Finals

A couple of days have passed since S2 Games and their flagship game Heroes of Newerth had their triumphant event in Las Vegas, Nevada – the HoN Tour Finals. What was hyped to be almost like the emperor marching into Rome became a disaster and received media backlash from sources that have long dropped HoN.5

HoNSBHL: Four Teams Left to Fight

A total of eight matches have been played on the last 5 days of intense SoundBlaster Heroes League competition. The tournament with a stunning prize pool of $30,000 USD in cash is now going into the final stage with four teams left to fight. Those four teams are the very best Heroes of Newerth has to offer currently with the dominant Stay Green, their rivals in Trademark eSports and compLexity Gaming as well as the "newcomers" to the elite teams Lions eSports. Only one of them will become the first SoundBlaster Heroes League Champion. Only one will walk away with $12,000 USD in cash!3

HoNDreamHoN Winter '12: Final Four collide

All 20 matches have been played, all ten teams got a chance to showcase their skills. Now, the best 20 players and four teams get a chance to compete for the grand prize of $32,000 USD and the prestige of becoming the World Champion of HoN. A complete pool of $60,000 USD is waiting for the remaining teams, featuring a Malaysian team for the very first time in DreamHon history. The other three are the usual suspects with the Americans from Tt eSports and compLexity Gaming, plus the European powerhouse of Trademark eSports.0

HoNPiIIows with Team Infused Tt eSports

Starting off to my fellow Gosu readers with my apologies for the lull in interviews being released! I was in the process of moving to the US from cold gloomy UK and I am now in bright sunny California! So for the eager readers lets not waste anymore time as this week we have with us Frederik "Buch" Peterson who currently plays for Infused Tt eSports!

Controversy, drama, bad publicity, unmannered player (namely only one!) and results going up and down like a yoyo is just one of the few words that could be used to describe this team! Today I will be sending myself out to interview my former team on their take of the upcoming developments in the competitive Heroes of Newerth scene as well as the recent downtimes in the game, as well as their recent loss to Port in the Lions Cup as well as a very interesting insight into Buch's world of Facebook Sims..5

HoNPiIIows with Lions Fittske & Mynuts!

Hello again fellow Gosu readers! Last week we saw Bdiz and Swindlemelonzz from the teams whp5 and sGty give their respective views and opinions! This week starting we sent PiIIows to a 1 on 2 interview with Lions!

We asked Fittske and Mynuts about their opinions on the upcoming tournaments such as NASL, and Fnatic BEAT IT DreamHack qualifiers as well as their opinions on HonCasts recent top 10 list.

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