September 27, 2021

Dota 2 7.30d Patch Buffs Clinkz and Nerfs Silencer

With The International 10 on the horizon, Valve felt that a few last-minute balance changes were necessary. This is where the Dota 2 7.30d patch comes into play, bringing character buffs and nerfs. While this update seems to make a lot of changes, most of it is in fact slight adjustments. Only characters like Clinkz, […]

February 29, 2020

Dota 2 Regional Leagues are Needed by Pros

Professional Dota 2 tends to focus on significant events and pre-entry qualifying tournaments. But with the recent announcement of regional leagues making its way soon, that could change. Valve revealed their plans for the professional side of Dota 2 after The International 10. Starting after TI10, regional leagues will be implemented into the professional scene […]

November 27, 2019

Outlanders reshaping Dota 2

After The International 9, the Dota 2 community was promised the Outlanders patch. And after a long wait, the most awaited update of the year finally arrives. Outlanders is comprised of two new heroes, map reworks, massive courier tweaking, new buildings called Outposts, new items that drop from neutral camps and more. The update consists […]

November 15, 2019

Dota 2: Meta at the MDL Chengdu Major

Dota Summit 11 ended days ago and Invictus Gaming won their first Dota 2 Minor trophy for the first time in years. The Chinese powerhouse benefited tremendously from the win, securing an automatic seat in the upcoming MDL Chengdu Major. With the Major starting November 16, several top heroes from Summit 11 should be paid […]

November 1, 2019

Dota 2: Reach Beta update

A few days ago, announcements that DotaBuff and Electronic Sports League were collaborating to form a new league known as Reach took place. Reach is a new platform focused on helping Dota 2 players achieve their professional dreams. It also helps aspiring tier-two players potentially get recognized by tier-one organizations, thus promoting their Dota 2 […]

October 28, 2019

Valve introduces Underlords, New Game Modes and a Jail System to Underlords

Valve’s Big Update brought many new heroes to the game as part of its official release. Besides the new heroes, the BIG Update also brings forth several new units, new game modes, and a brand new concept in ‘Jail.’ What Are Underlords? When Valve announced Dota Underlords as their Auto-Battler game, fans could not understand […]

October 28, 2019

New Heroes and Alliances in the Underlords Big Update

Valve released the ‘Big Update’ for Underlords, which also marks the beginning of Underlords Season 1. Faced with declining player numbers and poor viewership, the developers hope that this update gives a boost to the game’s popularity. It is a big update with new game modes, new heroes and introducing Underlords, a new class of […]

October 11, 2019

ESL World Rankings for Dota 2

After introducing the World Ranking system for Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, Electronic Sports League will now use it for Dota 2. These rankings are entirely based on a player’s tournament performance, making this system unique. Power Ranking, or Main Ranking, shows the strength of each roster. Seedings and direct invitations to ESL events will be decided […]

October 2, 2019

Dota 2 teams assemble for first DPC qualifier rounds

Team registration for the first Minor and Major events of the new Dota 2 year is now closed. The first round of qualifiers kicks off this weekend but many rosters continue to change after The International’s post-tourney changes. Chair dance at the big teams Fans now know the full line-ups for EHOME, Invictus Gaming, J.Storm, […]

September 27, 2019

Dota Plus Autumn Update

Players have patiently been waiting for Dota 2’s newest update. With the arrival of this new update, the TI9 Battle pass is finally over. Dota Plus Autumn Update – Today’s patch brings a few features to Dota Plus in the wake of the Battle Pass season.https://t.co/y5MkMAOuGt #Dota2 #DotaPlus pic.twitter.com/L3gzLz5K55 — DOTA 2 (@DOTA2) September 26, […]