• Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 venue details announced
    Yahoo Esports17 hours ago

    Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 venue details announced

    The main event venue for the Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 has been revealed. The event will be hosted April 1-4 at the Shanghai Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, China. According to the announcement, the venue can accommodate up to 15,000 spectators (other pages cite a capacity of 18,000).

  • Fnatic’s League of Legends, CS:GO, Dota 2 teams to benefit from partnership with soccer club
    Yahoo Esports14 days ago

    Fnatic’s League of Legends, CS:GO, Dota 2 teams to benefit from partnership with soccer club

    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

  • Dota 2’s The International tournament may be held outside of U.S. due to Trump’s visa restrictions, says Valve’s Gabe Newell
    Yahoo Esports18 days ago

    Dota 2’s The International tournament may be held outside of U.S. due to Trump’s visa restrictions, says Valve’s Gabe Newell

    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

  • Watch Dota 2 analyst Purge on dramedy ‘Bull’ in this clip
    Yahoo Esports21 days ago

    Watch Dota 2 analyst Purge on dramedy ‘Bull’ in this clip

    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

  • Dota 2 and CS:GO top Steam’s 2016 list for most played games
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    Dota 2 and CS:GO top Steam’s 2016 list for most played games

    Update: The average number of players for CS:GO fell slightly, while Dota 2's increased.

  • Newbee.Boss announces mixed gender Dota 2 lineup with female player Axx alongside veterans Xiao8, Ferrari_430, Chuan
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    Newbee.Boss announces mixed gender Dota 2 lineup with female player Axx alongside veterans Xiao8, Ferrari_430, Chuan

    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 Korea’s most prominent Dota 2 team MVP Phoenix disbands
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    South Korea’s most prominent Dota 2 team MVP Phoenix disbands

    South Korean esports organization Team MVP has shut down its Dota 2 team MVP Phoenix following the departure of its players.

  • Dota 2 Team Onyx reveal stacked new line-up
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    Dota 2 Team Onyx reveal stacked new line-up

    The full roster for Team Onyx, a North American Dota 2 team, has been confirmed by player Jimmy “DeMoN” Ho on Twitter today.

  • Cloud9 returns to Dota 2 with new roster
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    Cloud9 returns to Dota 2 with new roster

    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.

  • Fnatic announces new Dota 2 roster
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    Fnatic announces new Dota 2 roster

    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:

  • Yahoo Esports Video2 months ago

    Resolut1on talks about the current state of the Dota 2 scene: "Teams were lazy after T.I."

    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.

  • Evil Geniuses retains Dota 2 roster for next season
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    Evil Geniuses retains Dota 2 roster for next season

    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.

  • Dota 2 roster locks hit January 2017
    Yahoo Esports2 months ago

    Dota 2 roster locks hit January 2017

    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.

  • Yahoo Esports Video2 months ago

    Tilted #12: Zorine's best and worst of 2016

    Zorine Te likes oyster-fueled Dota 2 and doesn't like when teams don't get paid.

  • Dota 2 update 7.00 'The New Journey' now live
    Yahoo Esports3 months ago

    Dota 2 update 7.00 'The New Journey' now live

    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

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