Teams are fickle in esports. The once-great bromances between players fade, and our favorite combos break up and move on to greener pastures. We're...
Counterpicking is hard to deal with. We've all been there before. You queue and find a match. Teammates are alright. You actually get to...
2017 is coming to a close, so it's time to reflect on the myriad of drama we've been treated to this past year in...
Pauses are a contentious issue in professional Dota 2 matches. Unfortunately, the vast majority of pauses you sees in matches are usually accompanied by an...
Last weekend in Sweden, three Dota 2 teams had breakthroughs at the expense of former champions. By winning the DreamLeague Major, Team Secret claimed their...
Why does the terrain on the Dota 2 battlefield look the way it does? In this article, we propose several hypotheses for geologic processes...
When Seasonal Ranked Matchmaking hit Dota 2 last week, there was some initial confusion about how the game's new MMR system worked. Evil Geniuses...
As of November 22nd, Dota 2 has officially introduced Seasonal Ranked Matchmaking. This new system will force every Dota 2 player to recalibrate their matchmaking rank...
Midas Mode is a brand new type of Dota tournament, invented by SirActionSlacks and Moonduck Studios. Novelty Dota tournaments are somewhat of a rarity:...
With the advent of matchmaking seasons, bought accounts will be reset at the end of each season, making them slightly less valuable. But this...
If you visited the Dota subreddit last week, you were likely confronted with a front page dominated by a near-endless stream of Mercedes-Benz memes....
The first time I watched a game of Dota, I had no idea it would become such a large part of my life in...