RedBull Gaming Ground in Cologne

On the occasion of the GamesCom, Red Bull will host the first edition of the Red Bull Gaming Ground at the ESL Studios in Cologne. There will be a workshop and professional coaching session for Dota 2 ,FIFA, League of Legends and Hearthstone from the 11th to the 17th of August.

The Canada Cup returns for Season 3!

Winter is coming! Ok, maybe that's a bit too early, but more Dota is coming for sure. To freshen up the hot summer days, a Dota tournament comes from the big and cold North: the Canada Cup is back for it's third season! With prominent names as well as a decent prize pool, it will be an event you surely wouldn't want to miss!

GIGABYTE Challenge #6 to start in 2 hours

The Qualifiers of the third GIGABYTE Challenge have come to an end. The monthly cup organised by joinDOTA in collaboration with GIGABYTE is about to enter its Main Stage, where the eight qualified teams will fight for the 2,000 EUR prizepool against the likes of Power Rangers and hehe united that are looking to claim the prize.

The BountyHunter Series is back!

The beloved BountyHunter Series is back! This time however, the King-of-the-Hill series sets it feet in America, with Na' facing up against Not Today in the first round of the showdown.

DotA legend 13abyKnight joins MYM

It has been over three years since Jon ‘13abyKnight’ Andersen announced his retirement from DotA. The silence has finally been broken as to which team he will return to professional play with after stating he was ready to come back to the scene months ago. 13abyKnight will be making his first venture back into the scene with MYM.

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. Check inside for all the rumors and changes so far.