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Interview with LighTofHeaveN

Interview with LighTofHeaveN
We got a chance to sit down with Dmitry “LighTofHeaveN” Kupriyanov for an extensive interview where he shared his opinion on qualifiers, reminisced some facts about the roster Na`Vi had back at the TI 2011 and dwelt upon the role of a coach in competitive Dota 2.
Dota 2 8 July 2016, 11:57 views 4404 comments 0 More
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A look at Dendi’s Mirana

A look at Dendi’s Mirana
Today we will focus on pub games and have a look at one of Dendi’s most played heroes in this environment. Mirana is Dendi 9th most picked hero with 103 matches, 55.3% win rate and 3.43 KDA, instead if we consider also pro games, he played the hero a total of 127 times with 55.9% win rate - the average match duration is 37:42 minutes.
Dota 2 1 July 2016, 12:57 views 2763 comments 0 More
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The sudden rise of Terrorblade

The sudden rise of Terrorblade
After the dust has settled and The International 6 qualifiers have ended, there hasn’t been a large change of metagame or in hero picks overall, but one carry has come to a huge rise in the recent qualifiers, and that is Terrorblade.
Dota 2 30 June 2016, 08:54 views 4723 comments 0 More
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Balance of Meta explained

Balance of Meta explained
With the Manila Major’s conclusion, professional teams are gearing up for the next tournament - The International 2016. Being the biggest competition of the year, teams prepare for this more than any other event. The meta should be fully understood so everyone can utilize new strats and maximize the hero pool of their players What does this mean?
Dota 2 26 June 2016, 14:47 views 19237 comments 0 More
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GeneRaL's jukes: Path of Neo

GeneRaL's jukes: Path of Neo
During ESL One Frankfurt 2016 our Victor "GeneRaL" Nigrini showed an amazing performance, but he didn’t receive the spotlight he deserved, so we want to show him our appreciation for his hard work. Juking is a real art, a mind game where you have to confuse the enemy using all the tools at your disposal.
Dota 2 25 June 2016, 14:07 views 2585 comments 0 More
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ESL One Frankfurt: expanding the draft

ESL One Frankfurt: expanding the draft
Na`Vi finished at the 2nd place in ESL One after playing 12 matches. We drafted 35 different heros compared to the just 27 we drafted in the Manila Major, with Dendi getting 8 different heros throughout the competition. In the article below we will speak about how Na`Vi expanded their draft.
Dota 2 25 June 2016, 12:12 views 1128 comments 0 More
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New meta: support Riki

New meta: support Riki
Riki has had a turbulent career when it comes to the professional scene, always on the fringe and never taken seriously, that is, until now. Support Riki is seeing extended use in a higher number of games, lending his abilities in a new way never really seen before.
Dota 2 23 June 2016, 07:51 views 4308 comments 0 More
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Dendi's Timbersaw: the Ultra Killer

Dendi's Timbersaw: the Ultra Killer
Dendi played Timbersaw 14 times in his lifetime of competitive games, with a 71.4% win rate and a 4.37 KDA, while in pub games the number of matches is 45, with a 55.5% win rate. At ESL One Frankfurt Dendi played Timbersaw in midlane in two different games, both featured an amazing performance in which his contribution was determinant to the victory.
Dota 2 23 June 2016, 14:18 views 2885 comments 0 More
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Our Filipino fans at the Manila Major

Our Filipino fans at the Manila Major
The Manila Major has come to an end; we can’t thank our wonderful fans enough for the overwhelming cheers and support. The arena was jam packed and the “Na`Vi” chants were so loud that it drove us to go beyond our limits.We have captured some of these moments and would like to share to the world how awesome our fans are in Manila.
Dota 2 17 June 2016, 01:34 views 752 comments 0 More
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The Manila Major meta: Hero statistics

The Manila Major meta: Hero statistics
Another Major is in the books. It has been an amazing event and there’s no greater winner than the fans of the game we love. Before we move on to another event, let’s take some time to appreciate the heroes of this tournament and their stats.
Dota 2 13 June 2016, 05:48 views 20349 comments 0 More