Dota 2

Reports and Low priority

Reports and Low priority
With the recent changes to the punishment system in Dota 2 causing an uproar in the community due to punishments being handed out more quickly and popular streamers facing extensive trips to low priority, let’s evaluate the regulatory mechanisms enforced in Dota 2.
Dota 2 3 December 2016, 14:30 views 15602 comments 0 More
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Types of pulls and when to use them

Types of pulls and when to use them
When playing as a support in lane, the general rule teaches you to stack the small jungle camp and pull it in order to achieve lane balance. While this tactic is optimal and gets the job done, it isn’t always the most fruitful for your own needs. Beside the classic stack and pull, you have more alternatives at your disposal.
Dota 2 1 December 2016, 13:24 views 19753 comments 0 More
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What's your theoretical MMR?

What's your theoretical MMR?
Do you agree with your MMR? Do you think you desrve a greater MMR? Check you knowledge of the game's mechanics with our new test!a
Dota 2 1 December 2016, 14:51 views 1168 comments 0 More
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The basics of Split Pushing

The basics of Split Pushing
Split pushing can either be an outside way to win a game or a great annoyance - it just depends what team you’re on. The fundamentals of the concept are extremely simple if you know what’s needed for successful split pushing: team compositions, positioning, and map information - all of which will be discussed below.
Dota 2 26 November 2016, 05:58 views 23320 comments 0 More
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Na`Vi.Dotabuff: Statistics for November

Na`Vi.Dotabuff: Statistics for November
This month has been an incredibly intense one with a huge number of public matches played and heroes tested, especially since Danil “Dendi” Ishutin and Viktor “GeneRaL” Nigrini challenged each other to a duel to see who will be the first to reach 8 000 MMR.
Dota 2 30 November 2016, 22:37 views 11852 comments 0 More
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Ogre Magi: Pure skill, not luck

Ogre Magi: Pure skill, not luck
One of the most neglected supports before: now a king and one of the most picked supports in the game. Yes, we are talking about the infamous Ogre Magi. In this article, we will talk about the most picked support lately, what makes it so powerful and how to utilise it properly in your everyday pub games.
Dota 2 28 November 2016, 16:06 views 19223 comments 0 More
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Monday Fails of November

Monday Fails of November
Wise men learn by other's faults. This is one of the goals of our Monday Fails series. The most stupid mistakes of the players in public make us laugh and shows us how not to play Dota.
Dota 2 28 November 2016, 15:10 views 7218 comments 0 More
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Mechanic case: Sven’s Cleave

Mechanic case: Sven’s Cleave
Today we are going to analyze a topic much discussed by pub players, that often can cause controversies and even flame in many teams: should Sven level up Great Cleave during the lane phrase?
Dota 2 27 November 2016, 13:51 views 23691 comments 0 More
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Champion awards: Dota 2

Champion awards: Dota 2
The prize pools of Dota 2 are considered record breaking for eSports. Our team participated in many tournaments. In this article we will recall the tournaments at which Natus Vincere G2A earned the biggest prizes.
Dota 2 26 November 2016, 15:46 views 6915 comments 0 More
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Discussing the initiation items

Discussing the initiation items
In every Dota 2 game, there are acute needs for each one of the roles, and some heroes have their own tools that suit those. But even if they don’t have any innate abilities that fulfill the demand, they can make up for the lack of those with a proper item. We will discuss how initiation items work, what are they and where to pick each one of them and for what purpose.
Dota 2 24 November 2016, 14:52 views 15266 comments 0 More