Following the announcement of Fnatic’s partnership with football club AS Roma to reveal its FIFA roster, the details of how the partnership will benefit its other esports teams have been revealed. Speaking to Yahoo Esports in an interview, Fnatic founder Sam Mathews discussed what the new relationship
The International may not be in Seattle this year. Speaking at a Valve press event (via Polygon), Newell and fellow Valve executive Erik Johnson discussed how president Donald Trump’s controversial travel restrictions may impact this year’s International. Valve said it is “carefully monitoring” the
Wednesday night’s episode of CBS show Bull will feature an appearance by Dota 2 analyst Kevin “Purge” Godec, who will be portraying a professional esports caster named Patrick. Purge pretends to be surprised. Purge is joined by former G4 host Morgan Webb on the episode, which centers around a professional
Chinese esports organization Newbee has unveiled their new Dota 2 roster for the Newbee.Boss team. As revealed on a post from the team’s official Twitter account, the lineup includes female player Axx (full name unknown) as well as seasoned veterans Zhang “xiao8” Ning, Wong “ChuaN” Hock Chuan, Luo “
South Korean esports organization Team MVP has shut down its Dota 2 team MVP Phoenix following the departure of its players.
Cloud9 acquires The Imperial. North American esports organization Cloud9 has announced a new Dota 2 roster, returning to the scene after a nearly year-long absence. The news was announced on Red Bull, where it was revealed that Cloud9 has acquired Denmark team The Imperial.
European esports organization Fnatic has announced its new Dota 2 roster, albeit with a stand-in for ESL One Genting. As detailed on the official Fnatic site, the announcement lists the following line-up:
Roman "Resolut1on" Fominok of team Digital Chaos talks to Zorine Te about life after the Dota 2 International, the current state of the scene, and his thoughts on patch 7.00.
North American esports organization Evil Geniuses has confirmed that its current Dota 2 team will remain unchanged going into next season with Clinton “Fear” Loomis staying on as coach.
Valve has addressed more questions surrounding the upcoming roster lock periods for the competitive Dota 2 scene. As detailed on the official Dota 2 web page, the current drop period ends on December 27 at midnight PT.
Monkey King has arrived, along with Dota 2 version 7.00. Valve has officially launched Dota 2’s update 7.00, titled The New Journey. The anticipated patch brings with it many changes to the core game, introducing a brand new hero, HUD, pre-game stage, talent trees and map changes, and other tweaks
Jaron "monkeys-forever" Clinton chats with Zorine Te about how he came to play for Complexity, the current Dota 2 meta, and his anticipation for the new hero, Monkey King. For more in-depth coverage of competitive gaming, visit Yahoo Esports .