GIGABYTE Betting King: A new beginning

It was a tight race right until the end and it wasn't until the last week of the GIGABYTE Betting King that Jimmy89 managed to slip past HoTeP to win his second title. Props also goes to shaunkc who managed to finish in 3rd place with an impressive 80% accuracy. Next month's Betting King welcomes a new prize, the GIGABYTE GA-Z97X-Gaming 3.

Inside the D2CL: Product Manager Artem

Tens of thousands have enjoyed D2CL but surprisingly little is known about the organization behind it. We caught up with D2CL Product Manager Artem 'Fairon' Bykov, to find out what goes on behind the scenes. He also shared his thoughts on the recent DDOS attacks, the loss of their Chinese division and responded to criticism about prize money.

MYM dissolves their Dota 2 team

The organization MeetYourMakers has officially parted ways with their Dota 2 roster effective immediately. After a period of lackluster performances and difficulties in finding a fifth player to round up their team, the organization with a long history in Dota has decided not to renew the player contracts for the ongoing season.

IAP upset Titan to qualify for Starseri...

Inter active Philippines have caused an upset in tonight’s Starladder SEA tiebreaker, defeating both Titan and Johny’s Revenge to become the first Southeast Asian team to attend the Kiev LAN. They are now the fourth team to qualify for the LAN finals, with only the European qualifiers remaining undecided.

Empire removes Mag, Resolut1on captain

Andrey 'Mag' Chipenko has been removed from Team Empire due to internal conflicts. Just a few hours ago, the YouTube channel of Natus Vincere unveiled an interview with Resolut1on in Moscow, where both teams are currently located to attend the main stage of the Excellent Moscow Cup.

Vici Gaming smash the veterans in i-League

Vici stormed to a 3-0 victory over a lacklustre TongFu.OB team in the Grand Finals of the i-League LAN tournament in China, after already seeing off bigger Chinese teams such as TI4 champs NewBee and Invictus Gaming. VG's Black^ had strong performances throughout and seems to have now settled into the Chinese squad.

GIGABYTE Challenge #8 Concludes

This month's GIGABYTE Challenge concluded today with power plays from new blood to the tournament. Team Tinker rose to the finals against sQreen's Squad, a new team to GIGAGBYTE which personally eliminated former favorite performers including and Meet Your Makers.

SexyBamboe departs from Zephyr

The post-TI4 reshuffle found another victim in the form of Team Zephyr, the fan favourites who went to South Korea in order to pursue their Dota career. It looks like Alaan 'SexyBamboe' Faraj, their former offlaner, took his hat.