Laws of the Ladder

In every multiplayer game there are laws: Unwritten societal rules that are never understood until they have been transgressed. Take, for instance, Brood War. I played a lot of UMS maps for that game, specifically large Free For All games. Despite being called free for all, there were unwritten rules. If you allied with anyone and

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bOne7: When Life imitates art

The former Cloud9 team of EternaLEnVy, SingSing, bOne7,  AUI_2000 and pieliedie will always have a special place in every Dota fan’s heart. The Chinese fans most aptly named them the artists. For their play was much like modern art: Utterly incomprehensible. No lead was unthrowable, no comeback impossible, no game unclownable under their watch. To

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OG, Friendship and Naruto

In Season 2, Episode 5 of the Scar and Toph show, Laudandus was the special guest. Laudandus, for those who don’t know, is a Sheik player who got 5th-6th at Pound. So what does all of this have to do with Dota 2? In the episode, Laudandus goes on a rant about how playing Fox players

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