Last month, the movie ‘Free to Play’ was released on Steam. It’s a documentary following the story of three professional gamers (Fear, Hyhy and Dendi) during ‘The International’ tournament in 2011. It was the first in a series of annual DoTA 2 tournaments hosted by Valve, the game’s developer.
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After the first week of February, the fireworks had finally died down here in Tianjin, China, and the Spring Festival was over. But for DoTA 2, the Spring Festival had only just begun with its New Bloom festival, a holiday event based on Chinese New Year.
I’m an exceptionally enthusiastic individual with a predilection for the incredible. Anything improbable, anything unimaginable, anything once thought impossible-revealed-possible-before-our-eyes, for my money, elicits nothing but admiration. We humans are utterly limited by the physical limitations of our bodies and universe, until, seemingly, we aren’t.
It’s that time again! With the International qualifiers complete, we thought we would take the chance to look at the state of Dota 2 for the month of May. This list is based entirely on pre-patch data, so you can look at it as a snapshot of the 6.77 era….
March/April 2013 We’re back! After nine months without an updated hero tier list, we have returned. To give some perspective, our last tier list had Invoker and Broodmother listed as tier one heroes. This edition of the list comes at an interesting time in the Dota 2 metagame. The last…
Let me get this out of the way swiftly. I’m not here to bash LoL. You have your game; I have mine. I’m here to bash/critique/scrutinize the glut of “pre-reviews” for Dota 2 that avid League of Legends players seem intent on flooding the interwebs with.
With the rumors finally confirmed, LGD has officially announced their acquisition of an international team consisting of former players from CLG, Mousesports, Darer Entertainment and Quantic Gaming. Misery, Pajkatt, G, Brax and 1437 will be living in Hangzhou, China for the next ten months practicing and competing under the LGD.int…
Shortly after iG narrowly defeated EG in the Winner Bracket of the International finals day 1, we caught up with soft-spoken Ferrari and Faith to ask them for their thoughts on their performance and the tournament. First of all, congratulations on your recent victory over EG. Now, when North Americans…