Heen wins Coach of the Year at The Esports Awards 2020

It has been a little over a year since Lee Seung “Heen” Gon joined Team Secret in the coaching role and considering their dominance for much of this year, he has been crowned the Esports Coach of the Year in the Esports Awards 2020. In early November of 2019, Lee Seung “Heen” Gon would join […]

CR4ZY drop all esports teams due to financial uncertainty in pandemic times

Croatian esports organization CR4ZY terminated the contracts with all their teams and players and will move forward “focusing on smaller esports projects and products.” CR4ZY held rosters in Dota 2, CS:GO, League of Legends, VALORANT and Rainbow Six and although the teams “teams did their best to meet the expectations”, the uncertain future of the […]

Only 10 days remain for the Dota 2 community to break $40,000,000 for TI10

 The International 10 may not be happening this year, but that has not stopped the amazing Dota 2 community from pushing the prize pool to unprecedented heights as it has now peaked over $39,000,000. We have already learned from Valve themselves that TI10 will not be taking place this year, but next year we will […]

Sccc returns as EHOME announce a new roster

Over the weekend, Song “Sccc” Chun confirmed that, after negotiations with a new squad had failed, he would be taking a break from the competitive Dota 2 scene for a while – but, it seems as though the player has already ended this as the new EHOME roster is confirmed. After deciding not to renew […]

Fnatic confirm the return of Raven to their Dota 2 roster

Earlier today it was announced that Marc Polo ‘Raven’ Luis Fausto would be leaving the Geek Fam roster and just a short time later, Fnatic confirmed that the carry would be making his return to their roster. This morning there was surprising news from the Southeast Asia Dota 2 region, which saw Geek Fam announcing […]

Tobiwan leaves esports: "Never again in the history of DOTA"

Just a few days ago we saw that Paul ‘Redeye’ Chaloner announced that he would be leaving the esports scene and now Toby ‘Tobiwan’ Dawson has followed this path too after confronting all the allegations made against him in recent times. Famed Dota 2 caster Toby ‘Tobiwan’ Dawson came under the spotlight a short time […]

On this day in Dota 2: A roster change that won The International

May 28th, 2018 is a date that may not mean much to many but for some it is remembered as one of the biggest turning points in the history of a single Dota 2 squad – OG. In August of 2015, a Dota 2 team was formed going by the name (monkey) Business and it […]

Dota 2: Sexuelle Belästigung durch Gildensystem

Seit Release des neuen Battle Passes in Dota 2 erfreuen sich Spieler an den neuen Cosmetics und dem eingeführten Gildensystem. Leider kann dieses auch zweckentfremdet werden. Der Erfolg des diesjährigen Battle Passes sprengt schon nach dem ersten Tag die Rekorde der letzten Jahre. Doch das neu eingeführte Gildensystem, mit dem neue Social Features hinzugefügt wurden, […]

Dota 2: Preispool für TI dank Battle Pass schon bei über 6 Millionen

In der Nacht zum Dienstag ging der neue Battle Pass für Dota 2 in den Verkauf. Ein Viertel des Erlöses wandert direkt in den Preispool des verschobenen The International 10. Dieser beträgt schon knapp 6,5 Millionen. Es ist ein System, um das Counter-Strike-Spieler die Dota 2-Community schon seit Jahren beneiden: Vor “The International” (TI), dem […]

T1 add their two stand-in players to their active roster

Nearly two months ago we saw T1, the South Korean Dota 2 organisation, remove two players from their active roster and replace them with two stand-ins who have now been added to the squad permanently. On March 16th, 2020, T1 removed both Dominik ‘Black^’ Reitmeier and Yixuan ‘xuan’ Guo from their roster, shortly before they […]