[UPDATE] UG tells their side of the story

The DOTA Regions tournament came to an end last night, with a thrilling BO5 between Peru's Union Gaming and the United States' eHug. While the matches were thrilling to watch, players and viewers were profoundly upset by Union Gaming's quick unpause that led to a first blood and accordant advantage in Game 4. We break down what occurred.

MyNuts removed after EGM role swap

In last night's joinDota Masters Final, in which Alliance lost 3-0 to Team Empire, Akke confirmed the roster change that sees Johan 'Mynuts' Andersson leave the team and fellow Swede, Niclas 'Niqua' WestergÄrd taking over the offlane position, which Jerry 'EGM' Lundkvist was currently playing.

DAC Wild Card participant list and guide

The Dota 2 Asia Championships with a booming prize pool of over $2,100,000 are just around the corner and there are only two days left until the Wild Card matches! Don't forget that teams like NaVi, HGT and PR are all fighting for the last two remaining spots in the group stage.

"Sexy, sexy!" Empire take jD Masters title

Empire continued their run of form with another title yesterday, with a clean sweep against Alliance in the joinDOTA Masters. The stage was set for the encounter but Alliance struggled to get into their stride, ultimately losing 3-0 to the StarLadder XI Champions. Empire's AlohaDance had a brilliant series, as did Resolut1on, who lead the team to...

BTS and DC to cast DAC 2015

Beyond The Summit announced that they will be teaming up with Dota Cinema to bring us the coverage of the Dota 2 Asia Championships 2015 live from Los Angeles. Moreover, BTS and DC will also be joined by WinteR, Bruno, Hot_Bid and Weppas to improve the viewing experience even more! Check out all the details inside.

SEA welcomes new $100,000 competition

Fans of SEA DOTA 2 rejoice. The Major All-stars qualifiers kick off today! Over 600 Southeast Asian teams will compete in an open qualifier to see who will get to join Rave and Invasion as well as a host of other top Chinese, American and European teams at the LAN finals in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The tournament sets new standard for the...

Why Dota 2 needs a World Cup in 2015

Dota 2 is in dire need of a fresh format - no pun intended, and 2015 must be the year we see organisers break the mold of what we should expect from a tournament. The audience is restless. Now is as good as time as any to organise a Dota 2 World Cup, to rekindle the fire of competition, and more importantly to bring more new players to the...

New Alliance roster face Empire in finals

The new and seemingly improved roster of Alliance have made it past 4ASC and AS to reach the Grand Finals of the joinDOTA Masters. Bolstered by the addition of well-established Pajkatt and EGM, the Swedes will face the StarLadder XI champions Empire tonight. Alliance will be wanting to build up some momentum while Empire are looking to keep theirs.