Nigma dethrone Team Secret, join VP.Prodigy as top seeds at ESL One Birmingham Online

Nigma fail clean sweep bid but win OGA Dota PIT season 2 in game five vs. Alliance

Nigma were moments away from sweeping Alliance in the grand finals of the OGA Dota PIT season two tournament today but faltered near the end of game three. Alliance pushed the series to the full five games but were unable to complete the comeback and will have to be satisfied with second place. Nigma focused …

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Vodoo League falsified match results for its Dota 2 event

Vodoo League falsified match results for its Dota 2 event

Vodoo League was set to be a smaller Dota 2 event, featuring stacks of semi-professional players in a tier-three tournament with a $7,500 payout. But as it turns out, the event was another example of tournament organizers trying to make a quick buck by scamming teams and falsifying match results.  Just like with NA Summer …

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Parimatch named Omega League betting partner

Parimatch named Omega League betting partner

Bookmaker Parimatch has become the betting partner of the international Dota 2 competition, Omega League. The online tournament, presented by WePlay! Esports and Epic Esports Events, will feature teams across Asia, Europe, and the Americas. A combined prize pool of $650,000 (£496,590) will underline the main event, which concludes on September 6. Image credit: Omega …

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Cyber Legacy signs MagicaL, CemaTheSlayeR for new Dota 2 roster

Cyber Legacy signs MagicaL, CemaTheSlayeR for new Dota 2 roster

Cyber Legacy has gone through some massive changes over the last month after its entire original roster left the team. Now, the organization is rebuilding with former Na’Vi players Idan “MagicaL” Vardanian and Semion “CemaTheSlayer” Krivulya.  After a brief period not competing, CL teased this new roster for a few days and is slowly revealing …

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Alliance recover against OG after game one stomp at OGA Dota PIT season 2

Alliance recover against OG after game one stomp at OGA Dota PIT season 2

The return of Ceb to OG’s main Dota 2 roster wasn’t enough to propel the two-time The International champions to another trophy. OG were eliminated from OGA Dota PIT season two today after a 2-1 series loss to Alliance. Ceb had a star performance in game one on Magnus, proving that a few months off …

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Former Cloud9 and OG.Seed players form new Dota 2 stack

Former Cloud9 and OG.Seed players form new Dota 2 stack

Additional direct invites for the European closed qualifiers of WePlay! and Epic Esports’ Omega League revealed a new Scandinavian stack consisting of Dota 2 players from recently-disbanded teams in OG.Seed and Cloud9. The lineup, aptly named 5men, includes Marcus “Ace” Hoelgaard, Rasmus “Chessie” Blomdin, Andreas Per “Xibbe” Ragnemalm, Rasmus “MISERY” Filipsen, and Johan “pieliedie” Åström. …

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Dota 2's US East matchmaking is offline due to "cut fiber cable"

Dota 2’s US East matchmaking is offline due to “cut fiber cable”

Screengrab via Valve Dota 2 players have been complaining today about being disconnected from matches and not being able to reconnect for several hours across social media. But instead of the cause being general server errors or an internal issue with the game’s matchmaking, the problem comes from the actual server hosts.  Valve announced that …

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