Dota 2

Analyzing Treant Protector's role in 7.03

Analyzing Treant Protector's role in 7.03
For quite a while, Treant Protector was picked as a support, as he was matched only by few when it came to zoning the opponent. However, with this new meta, we see some interesting changes that brought forth a more aggressive side of Treant Protector- making him a formidable presence in the game.
Dota 2 13 March 2017, 15:13 views 24059 comments 0 More
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The International to be held in Seattle again

The International to be held in Seattle again
The very first details of the most-anticipated tournament of the year have become known. Despite numerous speculations, it will be held at the traditional location, returning to Seattle yet again.
Dota 2 16 March 2017, 22:14 views 32974 comments 0 More
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EPICENTER Moscow - Teaser

EPICENTER Moscow - Teaser

Yesterday, Epicenter gg debuted a teaser for the second iteration of their Dota 2 tournament series, but no specific details regarding its dates and format have been revealed as of yet.
Dota 2 14 March 2017, 21:38 views 833 comments 0 More
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Tips for a successful Initiation

Tips for a successful Initiation
Initiating correctly can be a deciding factor in terms of a rewarding team fight and a victory for you and your allies - easier said than done as we discuss tips and strategies to land that all important initiation in this article.
Dota 2 12 March 2017, 05:47 views 15965 comments 0 More
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The Kiev Major: Schedule

The Kiev Major: Schedule
The first details of the CIS closed regional qualification became known. Natus Vincere G2A will hold one Bo1 match with each participant of qualifying matches. A detailed schedule of the games can be found here.
Dota 2 8 March 2017, 18:27 views 25300 comments 1 More
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The Kiev Major CIS qualifiers: Preview

The Kiev Major CIS qualifiers: Preview
The Kiev Major is fast approaching, and Natus Vincere G2A will be participating in the Main Qualifiers for the CIS region. The main qualifiers will run from March 10th through the 13th and will result in just one team qualifying for the main event in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Dota 2 6 March 2017, 23:09 views 18053 comments 1 More
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The carry role in 7.02

The carry role in 7.02
Ever since 7.00 rolled around, Dota has drastically changed through the introduction of talents and the newly shaped map. All of these changes have led to a shift in hero choices, item builds and playstyles. Let’s take a look at how the meta has affected the hero landscape at the carry position in 7.02.
Dota 2 1 March 2017, 09:37 views 32562 comments 0 More
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Denying: An underrated mechanic

Denying: An underrated mechanic
Denying is one of a few mechanics that adds a lot to the game, but seems to be quite minor at a first glance. There are a few ways to do this, and some conditions which apply; we are going to talk about the ways to deny a creep, a hero and a tower.
Dota 2 28 February 2017, 18:14 views 20857 comments 0 More
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Going ballistic! Sniper in 7.02

Going ballistic! Sniper in 7.02
Sniper is often times the first hero a Dota player gets his hands on, since he is part of the tutorial. In 6.83, he highlighted the meta alongside Troll Warlord. After that, he faded from both pubs and competitive play, but recently, he is back with a vengeance.
Dota 2 25 February 2017, 14:51 views 32046 comments 0 More
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Radiant advantage in v7.02

Radiant advantage in v7.02
Naturally, players have always wondered what are their odds at winning when playing on a particular side. Today, we’re going to talk about the “Radiant advantage”, and discuss its influence.
Dota 2 23 February 2017, 14:05 views 26788 comments 0 More