Hearthstone: The Departure, Part 2 - Hamilton Chu

Hearthstone: The Departure, Part 2 - Hamilton Chu

Days after Ben Brode has left Blizzard as Hearthstone game director, Hamilton Chu, Executive Producer of the Team 5, has also left the organization. 

Ben Brode resigns as Hearthstone game director

Ben Brode resigns as Hearthstone game director

The titular face of Hearthstone is leaving Blizzard for new adventures.

Zechs Files: Five Cards I'll Miss and Five I Won't

Zechs Files: Five Cards I'll Miss and Five I Won't

The new expansion is a time of excitement, but it's also a time for farewells. Some of them are fond, some of them... not so much.

Daeja's View: Give me more biweekly patches, please

Daeja's View: Give me more biweekly patches, please

We’ve spent almost a dozen weeks with Dota 2’s new patch system and received a half dozen updates. The patches have been an assortment of changes, affecting everything from heroes to fundamental concepts to the map itself. As a fan, I'm enjoying the experiment, but are these really just a massive patch broken into pieces?

Will Patch 7.13 Resurrect the Long Game Meta?

Will Patch 7.13 Resurrect the Long Game Meta?

Patch 7.13 introduced several dramatic changes targeting the emphasis placed on early game aggression in the current competitive meta. Will these new alterations revive the traditional long game meta of the past?

GosuGamers Database team is recruiting

GosuGamers Database team is recruiting

Are you an eSports fan who wants to maintain one of the richest tournament databases in eSports? Apply to become a GosuGamers crew member and start building your connections within the industry today.

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GosuGamers eSports News - EPICENTER XL groups decided

EPICENTER XL groups decided

EPICENTER XL groups have been decided as the twelve participating teams get ready to face off at the end of this week starting on Friday, April 27th. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Hearthstone: The Departure, Part 2 - Hamilton Chu

Hearthstone: The Departure, Part 2 - Hamilton Chu

Days after Ben Brode has left Blizzard as Hearthstone game director, Hamilton Chu, Executive Producer of the Team 5, has also left the organization. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - SophoS’ NA Sphere: A spotlight on OpTic Gaming

SophoS’ NA Sphere: A spotlight on OpTic Gaming

OpTic Gaming qualified for ESL One Birmingham, but additional challenges could crack the ‘Green Wall’ along with their dreams of reaching The International 2018. What hurdles await the 'Green Wall'?

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GosuGamers eSports News - Middle Eastern Dota league in full swing with ASL Dota 2 Season 1

Middle Eastern Dota league in full swing with ASL Dota 2 Season 1

ASL Dota 2 Season 1 is already underway as the Middle Eastern Dota 2 community continues to grow and find ways to promote local and regional talent and teams. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Ben Brode resigns as Hearthstone game director

Ben Brode resigns as Hearthstone game director

The titular face of Hearthstone is leaving Blizzard for new adventures.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Paris Saint-Germain FC partner up with LGD Gaming

Paris Saint-Germain FC partner up with LGD Gaming

Paris Saint-Germain announced their strategic partnership with LGD Gaming today at a joint press conference. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Double Dimension becomes full CIS team again

Double Dimension becomes full CIS team again

Double Dimension completes their roster with the addition of VANSKOR, chshrct and Cooman, making it a full CIS composition once again. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Digital Chaos parts ways with Dota 2 roster after one month

Digital Chaos parts ways with Dota 2 roster after one month

After returning to the Dota 2 scene only one month ago, picking up the Animal Planet lineup, Digital Chaos has already parted ways with their roster.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Nix replaced with Naive- on Team Empire

Nix replaced with Naive- on Team Empire

After just two months with the squad, Nix has left Team Empire to be replaced by 17-year old Kazakhstani prodigy Naive-.

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GosuGamers eSports News - EG, Na'Vi, OG; Questionable invites announced for China Super Major

EG, Na'Vi, OG; Questionable invites announced for China Super Major

China Super Major has announced the ten direct invites to the biggest and last Dota Pro Circuit event of the season. Among the expected names such as Virtus.pro and Team Liquid, EG, Na'Vi and OG have been named - causing controversy and outrage. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Chance to play against Alliance, Kingdra; Taurora Dota 2 Invitational open quals coming

Chance to play against Alliance, Kingdra; Taurora Dota 2 Invitational open quals coming

The Taurora Dota 2 Invitational #1 featuring Alliance, Kingdra, and ten other notable lineups is gearing up with the first open qualifiers set for April 18th.

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GosuGamers eSports News - OpTic Gaming Emerge Victorious in the StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational S5 Grand Finals

OpTic Gaming Emerge Victorious in the StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational S5 Grand Finals

After an explosive Semi-Finals series, OpTic Gaming seized the StarLadder Grand Finals in a decisive victory against VGJ.Thunder. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - w33 joins paiN Gaming in Brazil

w33 joins paiN Gaming in Brazil

Omar "w33haa" Aliwi replaces Danilo "Arms" Silva as mid player in paiN Gaming as the Romanian veteran heads to Brazil as an official member. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - VGJ.Thunder and Fnatic  head to StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational S5 playoffs

VGJ.Thunder and Fnatic head to StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational S5 playoffs

VGJ.Thunder and Fnatic survived the elimination series today to advance to the StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational S5 playoffs. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Mineski withdraw from GESC: Thailand qualifiers in protest

Mineski withdraw from GESC: Thailand qualifiers in protest

In protest against what they consider 'biased' organizers, Mineski has chosen to withdraw from the GESC: Thailand qualifiers. 

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GosuGamers eSports News - Vega Squadron top Group B at StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational Season 5

Vega Squadron top Group B at StarLadder ImbaTV Invitational Season 5

Defeating the top contenders of Group B, and arguably the favourites to win the tournament, Vega Squadron gave us a fantastic show that begs us to ask the question: Are they finally out of the dumpster?

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GosuGamers eSports News - GOCASE.pro and UCC present GOCASE Challenge

GOCASE.pro and UCC present GOCASE Challenge

Sixteen teams with fight it out for the $10,000 prize pool.

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GosuGamers eSports News - Analysing balance patch 7.13: The end of deathball strategy?

Analysing balance patch 7.13: The end of deathball strategy?

This week's update may have delayed Techies' addition to Captain's Mode or Earth Spirit's customary nerf for a future time, but has reworked several mechanics in the game that will likely change the meta for good.

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GosuGamers eSports News - GosuGamers Database team is recruiting

GosuGamers Database team is recruiting

Are you an eSports fan who wants to maintain one of the richest tournament databases in eSports? Apply to become a GosuGamers crew member and start building your connections within the industry today.

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GosuGamers eSports News - VGJ.Storm replace Timado with Resolut1on

VGJ.Storm replace Timado with Resolut1on

VGJ.Storm have joined the list of teams relegated to the TI8 open qualifiers as they swap Timado out for Resolut1on mid season. 

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Zechs Files: Five Cards I'll Miss and Five I Won't

Zechs Files: Five Cards I'll Miss and Five I Won't

The new expansion is a time of excitement, but it's also a time for farewells. Some of them are fond, some of them... not so much.


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Daeja's View: Give me more biweekly patches, please

Daeja's View: Give me more biweekly patches, please

We’ve spent almost a dozen weeks with Dota 2’s new patch system and received a half dozen updates. The patches have been an assortment of changes, affecting everything from heroes to fundamental concepts to the map itself. As a fan, I'm enjoying the experiment, but are these really just a massive patch broken into pieces?


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Will Patch 7.13 Resurrect the Long Game Meta?

Will Patch 7.13 Resurrect the Long Game Meta?

Patch 7.13 introduced several dramatic changes targeting the emphasis placed on early game aggression in the current competitive meta. Will these new alterations revive the traditional long game meta of the past?


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Zechs Files: The 10 Best Cards in Witchwood

Zechs Files: The 10 Best Cards in Witchwood

Witchwood is almost upon us. Here is our take on the scariest, creepiest and just flat out most powerful cards in the upcoming expansion.


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Daeja's View: It's the Dota 2 Pro Circuit, but for casters

Daeja's View: It's the Dota 2 Pro Circuit, but for casters

With the Dota 2 Pro Circuit heading into its final two months, is the real question: which casters will be invited to cast The International 8?


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Daeja's View: Can there be too much Dota 2?

Daeja's View: Can there be too much Dota 2?

I’ve always thought more Dota 2 is better. More professional games means more entertainment for me and my fellow viewers. But is it possible for there to be too much of a good thing?


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Zechs Files - WC3 Changes are Good, but More are Needed

Zechs Files - WC3 Changes are Good, but More are Needed

It’s fair to say that Warcraft III is undergoing a bit of a renaissance right now.


Hearthstone

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Tried-and-True: The Meta Must-Picks

Tried-and-True: The Meta Must-Picks

A rapidly evolving professional meta has been introduced to this year's Dota Pro Circuit as a direct result of Valve's recently renovated approach to patch/update releases. 


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Daeja's View: r/DotA2 - Giving a Voice to the Community

Daeja's View: r/DotA2 - Giving a Voice to the Community

The Dota 2 subreddit is a powerful community hub maintained by an underappreciated group of volunteers. Today, I’m looking closer at what (and who) makes r/DotA2 tick.


Dota 2

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Visas and Dota - a bittersweet relationship

Visas and Dota - a bittersweet relationship

Visas have always been hard to obtain for esports athletes, and when it comes to Dota 2, the problem is no better. With this year's International having shifted to Canada, let's examine the relationship between Visas and the Dota Pro Circuit.


Dota 2

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Daeja's View: One of Us

Daeja's View: One of Us

In Dota 2, we have a lot of access to our professionals—players and talent alike. It’s an important, uniting feature of our esports scene that the members of the industry are also community members.


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Could Dota Plus Provide a Remedy for Pervasive Toxicity?

Could Dota Plus Provide a Remedy for Pervasive Toxicity?

Despite Valve's attempts to curb the notorious stigma of misconduct associated with the Dota 2 community - via updates to behavior scoring and matchmaking systems, the rampant level of toxicity remains. Could the recent addition of Dota Plus serve as a more proactive solution to an ongoing problem?


Dota 2

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Daeja's View: Mid-Season Snapshot of the Dota 2 Pro Circuit Regions

Daeja's View: Mid-Season Snapshot of the Dota 2 Pro Circuit Regions

Dota 2's Pro Circuit set a new standard for regional qualifiers, ensuring all six regions are represented at each event. Does this mean all regions are now equal?


Dota 2

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Zechs Files: A First Look at The Witchwood, Hearthstone's Latest Expansion

Zechs Files: A First Look at The Witchwood, Hearthstone's Latest Expansion

Blizzard officially announced the launch of their next expansion for Hearthstone. It's time to venture into the forest.


Hearthstone

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Daeja's View: Ranking Viewers

Daeja's View: Ranking Viewers

Have you ever wondered how dedicated a Dota 2 fan you are compared to those plebs in Twitch chat?


Dota 2

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Zechs Files: Fantastic Fnatic Flying High

Zechs Files: Fantastic Fnatic Flying High

Fnatic has gone through a long barren spell, but the organisation's patience finally paid off at IEM Katowice last weekend.


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The Bucharest Major: Potential for a North American Comeback Story

The Bucharest Major: Potential for a North American Comeback Story

Will any of the three North American teams, Evil Geniuses, compLexity gaming, and OpTic Gaming, place in the top four at The Bucharest Major after a disappointing turnout at ESL One Katowice?


Dota 2

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Zechs Files: S1mple-y The Best

Zechs Files: S1mple-y The Best

Natus Vincere may have been runners-up at Starladder, but S1mple proved beyond doubt that he is the best player in the world.


CS:GO

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Into the Spotlight: GGS Deftly

Into the Spotlight: GGS Deftly

Matthew “Deftly” Chen started out like any other – climbing the ranks and watching the ever-competitive League of Legends scene from afar. Now playing amongst legends, we caught up with the add carry of Golden Guardians to talk about his career, in-game persona and thoughts on the state of their team environment.


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Zechs Files: A New World Order

Zechs Files: A New World Order

Kingdoms are falling left, right and center in 2018. League of Legends is changing, and, as Kha'zix rightly says: "change is good."


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