Boston Major Dota 2

Four Talking Points Ahead of the Boston Major

The Boston Major, held at the Wang Theater in Boston, Massachusetts, is only a few days away, and it's going to be one of the mostly tightly contested tournaments we've seen in a while. This is the first Valve...
Move on stage

Move Parts Ways with Unicorns of Love

Unicorns of Love have opted not to re-sign jungler Kang "Move" Min-su, the organization announced Saturday. In a Facebook statement, the organization writes that the decision is “well considered and was heavily discussed by the whole team altogether,” before citing...

Melonzz on Harassment and Negativity in Dota 2

As Dota 2 players, we’ve all had that one game where we tilt. We flame our opponents for their misplays, we criticize their item build (because who builds a Radiance on Sniper) and we scream for them to uninstall...

EG Fear: So Much for ‘Retirement’

So much for retirement. It started with the announcement of Fear on the sub roster. This itself wasn't that groundbreaking. It makes sense that Evil Geniuses would want someone like Fear available in case one of their starters fell ill or...

Four Players to Watch at the Boston Major

With the Boston Major rapidly approaching, it’s time to take a look at the players we expect to stand out from the crowd. Who’s going to light up the tournament? With so much talent on display, and so many...
Fnatic Kikis on stage

Kikis Announces Free Agency for Top and Jungle Roles

Mateusz Kikis Szkudlarek, top laner and former jungle master, announced his free agency on Friday, opening the door to either role for 2017. The freshly turned top laner was a late addition to the lineup in July, replacing struggling top laner, Noh “Gamsu” Young-Jin, who...
KonKwon on stage

KonKwon Decides It’s Not Time to Quit

Four months ago, Apex Pride support player Kevin "KonKwon" Kwon hung it up, citing his belief that he was “not good enough” to play at the highest level of competition. On Friday, he reversed this decision, announcing his desire...

“Breaking Point” Documentary Reveals Team Liquid’s Toxicity

Dardoch was the problem. Piglet was the problem. Locodoco can't control his players. These were all points of discussion across social media whenever the topic of Team Liquid's terrible team environment surfaced. As with any topic on the internet,...

BuLba: Always the Bridesmaid, Never the Bride

BuLba is subject of many a meme. "MMR Assassin," "LULba." There's quite a list. Unfortunately, he's a player known for joining teams right before they go downhill, instead of for his in-game versatility. BuLba Quick Facts: Real Name: Sam Sosale ...

Cloud9’s Fresh Look: Unlocking Individual Talent

The New Boys in Baby Blue In the summer of 2015, Cloud9 were easily the best team in NA. They made it to the finals of three major tournaments, losing to only the best teams in the world. They were...

Imaqtpie Banned: Goofy Streamer Busted for Boosting?

After a full day of streaming capped off by hosting League of Legends talk show 'Beyond the Rift' with co-host William 'Scarra' Li, League of Legends personality Michael 'Imaqtpie' Santana planned to dig into a much deserved plate of...
Arteezy Stream

The Arteezy Stream: Does Twitch Chat Actually Matter?

Arteezy is never really far from the spotlight, consistently proving himself as both a top-tier player and a top-tier meme machine. Much like EternalEnvy, Artour Babaev is either loved or hated by much of the Dota community. Arteezy's stream...