In a move that combines two of the big players in the Dota stats world, Dotabuff has announced their acquisition of live eSports stats service TrackDOTA earlier today. Dotabuff has had a hold on the market for casual stats viewing for pub players for some time, and this move signals their expansion within the eSports market, something they started in June of last year.
The grid for the upcoming Corsair Gaming Arena #3 ft Rave, Invasion and CSW is now live, with 16 teams set to compete for $2,000, and eight of the ten SEA Main Qualifier teams all in contention for the title. Reigning champions TNC Pro Team who defeated Team Malaysia are ready for another round, but how will they fare against their TI5 qualifier competition?
So far the DreamLeague Season 3 league phase has been going at a pretty slow pace with only two matches a day. However, things are about to heat up. Over the next two days we will see TEN matches, and with that the league phase will be over and the Dreamhack Summer participants known.
The Playdota.vn cosplay competition has inspired its participants to create some truly marvellous cosplays using only home-made materials. The strict guidelines that the cosplay costume can not have been bought have made for some very interesting results. Jump inside to see more creative cosplays and find out how to vote for the winners!
Great news has arrived! The upcoming TI qualifiers will once again have a hub, but this time all the studios will be working together from the same location! Commentators and staff from joinDOTA, BeyondTheSummit, GD Studio as well as a whole host of known Dota 2 personalities will congregate in Bucharest, Romania, in partnership with Twitch and PGL.
The open qualifier stage of The International 2015 has come to and end, after several surprise games where former TI players were left out of the competition.With all the finalist defined, the regional qualifiers begin in a phase that is expected to separate the men from the boys, as from each region featuring 10 teams only 1 will have a direct invite to TI5.
The biggest Dota 2 event in Europe will be upon us in less than a month's time. Last year's event in Frankfurt went according to plan, but the administration has still chosen to make some changes. The upcoming improved edition brings forth a new setup for the tournament. While the main event will look the same, there will be a new factor in play when it comes to how the match-ups will be worked out.
GIGABYTE Challenge #15 was supposed to be one of the last occasions to get into shape for The International 5 qualifiers for the four teams participating in both events. However, none of those teams managed to win more than one game in the bracket! In the end it was Team Alternate who took on 4 Clovers & Lepricon in the finals and battled for the first prize of 1500€. Hop in to see how the tournament unfolded.