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
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
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
There has always been an argument about what is the better format for a game: One long league that runs into a year-end culminating playoff? Or the open circuit system currently used in Dota2 or Counter Strike?
Forming a team is a complicated and tedious process.
While at The International 6, Slingshot’s Cameron “Turbo” Regan conducted a roundtable with coaches and analysts of various teams to talk about their individual approaches and some of the challenges that come along with the job.
A tweet suggested MVP Phoenix’s off laner Lee “FoREv” Sang-Don is leaving the organization, but he said differently in an interview with Fomos.
One of the best aspects of having an esports ecosystem develop as naturally as Dota’s did is how passionate individuals with unique skills found niches and contributed in their own ways.
In the deafening applause of the crowd, with adrenaline rushing through their veins, Wings stepped out of their booth victorious. They had done it.
Team Secret is the reigning Shanghai Major champion, with some of the most acclaimed players leading its roster. Team Secret is also one loss away from elimination in the lower bracket of The International 6.