Newbee’s Torrid History

Newbee is an original dream team from China that formed in early 2014. Xiao8, Mu, Hao, KingJ and ZSMK were the founding members, but Banana replaced ZSMJ before TI4. Many Dota fans know Newbee as the TI4 champions. While they...

Team Spotlight: Alliance

One of the oldest and most well-known Dota franchises, lliance seems to be on the path back to glory as of late. They're a huge part of Dota2's history - here's their background. Quick Stats: Founded in 2013 after Alex...

Shanghai Major Incoming! Bracket and Predictions

The Winter Major is almost here! It feels like the Frankfurt Major was ages ago - I'm looking forward to some top-caliber tournament play from my favorite teams. Here's a recap of the qualifier matches for Shanghai. Quick Stats: Current Prize Pool:...

An Introduction to Dota 2 Esports – Tournaments and Teams

So let's say hypothetically that you've gotten the lane thing down, you understand the basic map objectives and gold/item mechanics, and you have a few heroes that you spam in pubs. Now you want to see gameplay on a...

Tempo Storm Signs Games Academy: Future for Brazilian CS:GO

It is a good day for Counter-Strike, and it is an even better day for Brazilian Counter-Strike. Games Academy, the Brazilian team that has slowly been catching attention during their fellow countrymen Luminosity Gaming’s rise to fame, have been...

What Does the Future Hold for G2.Kinguin?

On February 1st, G2 Esports announced their successful acquisition of the ex-Titan roster. The move comes only two weeks after G2 sold their CS:GO team to Call of Duty organization FaZe Clan for a reported -- and unprecedented in...

Breaking into eSports with Flytlez – EP 01

A while back, Esports Edition went on a search for an amateur eSports organization to find out what its like to start from the ground up. During our search, we met Alex Ramirez, founder and CEO of Flytlez Gamers...

Dota 2 Roster Locks – Changes and New Teams

As of December 9th, all Dota 2 teams have officially signed up players and locked their rosters through the Shanghai Major in March. The last few days have seen a number of unexpected shuffles, most notably the departure of...

Top 10 Highest Earning Dota 2 Tournament Teams – 2014/15

10. Team Secret Team Secret is currently in 10th place for highest tournament winnings. They have played in eight tournaments and have earned a total of $496,056. 9. LGD Gaming LGD Gaming have a total of $1,157,594 and come in at ninth...