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Valve Announces Dates For The International 10 - Dota 2 Championships
Valve Corporation revealed their plans for the return of an in-person version of The International 10 – Dota 2 Championships this Fall The company posted this message today, which we have for you below, letting fans know that the event will be coming to Bucharest, Romania, and will be happening in early-to-mid October. The International 10[...]
DOTA: Dragon’s Blood: Netflix Announces Animated Series From Game
Today, Netflix announced the imminent release of DOTA: Dragon's Blood, an all-new anime series based on the popular DOTA 2 video-game franchise by Valve The 8-episode anime series is set to launch globally on the streamer on March 25. Credit: Netflix DOTA 2 is one of the biggest online games in the world, hosting millions of players[...]
Singapore Will Play Host To The 2021 DOTA 2 Major
This week, major esports tournament organizer the PGL announced that the first Dota 2 Major of the 2021 DPC Season will happen in Singapore The company revealed that they will be setting up the tournament in one of the safest countries in the world right now when it comes to the COVID-19 pandemic This is[...]
"Dota 2" Issues An Open Call For A 2021 International Host City
Well, that's new! Rather than picking a city on their own, Valve Corporation has put out an open call for someone to host a Dota 2 event But not just any Dota 2 event, they're looking for someone to host The International 2021, their primary global championship esports tournament The company sent out this press[...]
Secretlab Launches New Collaboration With Esports Team OG
This morning, Secretlab announced a brand new collaboration for a gaming chair, this time with two-time Dota 2 The International champs OG As you can see below, the "Dream OG" chair comes with the team's official logo and branding, not to mention their team colors Plus, as an added bonus, the right shoulder has two[...]
"Dota 2" Will Be Getting New Matchmaking Improvements
The last thing you want to do when hosting anything revolving around Dota 2 is to not compensate winners, because Valve gets even quickly A report from DotEsports has confirmed that Valve Corporation is suing the Global Electronic Sports Championship (GESC) for failure to pay out a tournament from 2018 The total combined winnings that[...]
"Dota 2" Will Be Getting New Matchmaking Improvements
For those of you who have been complaining about the matchmaking setup in Dota 2 these days, it appears a fix is on the way The company has been working for several months now trying to improve the system they're currently on, some slight changes here and there All coming in different waves so they[...]
The International 2020 For "Dota 2" Is Headed To Sweden
The International 2019 may have ended this weekend, but Valve is already planning for 2020 as Dota 2 will be headed to Sweden next year During this year's event, the company made the announcement both in the area and online, along with the artwork and video you see here While a specific date wasn't given,[...]
Dota 2 Returns for World Showdown of Esports 6
Making its return to the World Showdown of Esports, Dota 2 will be the highlighted game of WOSE 6, taking place April 13th and 14th love on Twitch The show will take place live at the PokerGO Studio at ARIA Resort & Casino in Las Vegas, where several teams will face off in a specially[...]
Dota 2 Reset About 17K Accounts Over Cheating and Other Abuses
If you happen to be one of the people cheating on Dota 2, you might want to go check your account this week and see where you stand With the cheating recently being caught in the esports community, it looks like Valve decided to do a little spring cleaning in advance and took action against[...]
Dota 2 Chongqing Major in Hot Water After Threatening Specific Players
Dota 2 has always had its fair share of broad personalities with some leading to big controversies, from gambling and cheating all the way to anger and racism But the game seems to have reached a new level of controversy this week in China The Dota 2 Chongqing Major is currently getting intense scrutiny after[...]
BBC Three to Broadcast the ESL One Birmingham DOTA 2 Major
The BBC is partnering with the ESL to broadcast the semi-final and final matches from the UK's first Dota 2 major The major will see a dozen world-class teams compete for a $1 million USD prize pool The tournament will coincide with a networking event for esports industry members. BBC Three will stream the semi-finals at[...]
Dota 2's Subreddit Used Memes to Get Valve to Release the Compendium
Dota 2 fans had been waiting for information on this year's International Compendium for so long they decided to take matters into their own hands The Dota 2 subreddit started a penguin kidnapping meme as a way to put pressure on the notoriously closemouthed company, and the surprising thing is — it worked. The International is the[...]
ESI Birmingham Networking Event toTake Place During the Dota 2 Major
The ESL Uk and Esports Inside have partnered up to bring us the ESI Birmingham, which will be an esports business symposium taking place the day before the ESL One Birmingham Dota 2 Major quarter-finals begin So anyone interested in networking in the esports industry will be able to attend the conference on May 24,[...]