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Opinion

Chiu on This
A short and regular opinion blast from Stephen Chiu

‘Chiu on This’ is a short and regular opinion blast

Today Team NP announced that pieliedie and FATA were joining the team. I assume then that this moves EE to 1, FATA to 2, MSS still on 3, AUI/PLD on support. This is four out of five players from the original Cloud9, one of the strangest lineups to ever exist in Dota 2.

The origin of the name “artists” comes from a Chinese meme. Their Dota¬†was hard to understand, just like modern art. Always super theoretical, always next level, always a step away from going full clown. The old team was perhaps best known for making impossible comebacks and throwing impossible throws. No lead was unthrowable, no game was lost. No game was ever secured, no win ever easy. One of the tensest and entertaining teams to watch in Dota 2.

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