January 15, 2021

Dota Pro Circuit (DPC) 2021 drama and disqualifications

Following the qualifiers’ conclusion at the Dota Pro Circuit 2021, several Dota 2 esports teams have had their slots voided due to DPC drama. These players violated the DPC 2021’s rules and regulations, such as identity theft or playing across multiple regions. After all, with such high-value rewards on the line, who wouldn’t want a […]

January 11, 2021

Dota 2 esports player DeMoN banned DPC 2021

As of January 10, Dota 2 esports player Jimmy “DeMoN” Ho has been banned from the Dota Pro Circuit 2021 for allegations of misconduct in past tournaments. The whole fiasco with the player stemmed since mid-2020 when notable figures in the esports community voiced their sexual harassment stories under the #MeToo movement. Hence, it seems […]

January 5, 2021

Valve shares Dota Pro Circuit 2021, regional leagues and DPC schedules

On New Year’s Eve, Valve announced the revamped Dota Pro Circuit 2021 (DPC 2021) to kickstart the esports side of Dota 2. With details from schedules, road maps and how the regional league will operate, here’s a breakdown of the DPC 2021. Dota 2 Regional Leagues Valve is implementing regional leagues as part of their […]

December 20, 2020

OGA Dota PIT Season 4 Europe/CIS recap

The OGA Dota PIT Season 4 Europe/CIS concluded with the overwhelming victory of Natus Vincere over team OG. Although team OG asserted dominance throughout the playoffs, the unexpected arrival of the Mistwoods Update certainly evened out the Dota 2 esports playing field. The Mistwoods Update When the Mistwoods Update went live, the matches immediately shifted […]

December 8, 2020

EPIC League concludes Group Stage with tiebreakers

The EPIC League started one month ago with its group stage among ten Dota 2 esports teams. Over that period, several teams stood out to secure top seeds, while others seemed lost in their journey to become Europe’s strongest. Nevertheless, the group stage concluded with uncertainty as multiple teams saw similar ratings on the scoreboard. […]

December 7, 2020

Astralis snatches championship at DreamHack Masters Winter 2020: Europe

DreamHack Masters Winter 2020 invited an exciting cluster of renowned CS:GO esports teams for their European regional. Unfortunately, the spotlight only shone over Astralis as they wiped out the competition with flawless execution. Here’s a recap at DreamHack Masters Winter 2020: Europe. DreamHack Masters Winter 2020: Europe Many prominent teams were looking forward to securing […]

December 2, 2020

Just Error and the overhyped bandwagon of Sumail’s new team

It’s been three months since we last heard from Syed Sumail “SumaiL” Hassan. Notably known as the former Evil Geniuses mid player and the International 2015 champion, it has been a rough season for the young prodigy ever since he left EG for Dota 2 esports team Just Error. Then, earlier in November, SumaiL’s followers […]

November 29, 2020

China Dota2 Pro Cup ends with Elephant’s 145K lead

On November 29, Elephant sets a new record for the highest gold difference in a professional Dota 2 esports match. When faced against EHOME in the semifinals of the China Dota2 Pro Cup Season 2, the third decisive game took longer than they liked. Regardless, it let them surpass their limits and set a world […]