Next steps: What now for TI4's teams? Pt.1

NewBee are your TI4 champions after a competition that spanned several weeks, multiple nations and dozens of players. As we head into the traditional post-TI break, joinDOTA looks at what steps teams can take after the tournament in a three-part series. We start with Arrow, Evil Geniuses, Fnatic, Invictus Gaming, Liquid and Virtus Pro.

i-league to be first LAN after TI

Post-event depression after The International 2014? Not this year! Just about two weeks after the all-Chinese final, four Western teams are taking an opportunity to take revenge in the i-league, a Lan-event in Shanghai hosted by ImbaTV. The prizepool starts at 100,000 RMB (~$16,000), but has been increased via crowdfunding to 680,000RMB...

Fast-Track: Post TI Rosters

Each year, the world's best teams and players use The International as a litmus test for their viability moving into the following season. As players and teams assess their strengths and weaknesses, this is the period with the most trades, drops, retirements, and free agencies of the year... so check this live-updated article regularly to know...

Dota 2 Srbija brings the Balkan Challen...

You have a team in the European or CIS scene? You are hungry for an amateur tournament to challenge other teams for epic loot? Then sign up now and become the next Balkan Challenger to compete as one of 512 teams! Dota 2 Srbija spared no efforts to bring you one of the best European amateur tournaments, and even partnered with Computerland and...

GIGABYTE hits again with Challenge #6

GIGABYTE teams up with joinDOTA yet again, for another edition of the GIGABYTE Challenge. The signups for the sixth edition of the monthly cup are now open and €2,000 are up for grabs as the games begin in 3 days time. 512 wait to be filled! What are you waiting for? Secure your slot now!

YYF brings storied career to a close

More sad news has struck the professional Dota scene with the announcement that Jiang 'YYF' Cen has played his last professional games. Most of his career was spent with LGD and Invictus Gaming, the latter of which won The International 2.

The wondrous ESL One in retrospect

Dota 2 have certainly been thriving the last months, mainly because of TI4. Nonetheless, we shouldn't forget about ESL One in Frankfurt, that was a huge success and a big step forward concerning events in this constantly evolving eSport. ESL presents a video flashback that allows you to experience the most epic parts of this event again.

ESL announces Pudgewars League

The ESL announced a new, up and coming Dota 2 League for amateurs to participate in. In the new season, you will have the opportunity to win Dota 2 items, ESL premiumcodes and the precious 'Seasoncup Award'.