Alliance hire former TI champ ppd to serve as a coachAlliance’s Dota 2 roster received yet another weapon to their arsenal as they brought former The International champ Peter ‘ppd’ Dager as their second Dota 2 coach. He joins Jonathan ‘Loda’ Berg as a coach which brings the total of former TI champs on the team to three.
Heroes who ranked up in patch 7.29Dota 2’s latest patch update 7.29 has been running the show for two weeks. This has allowed some analysts to get some good data out of the games played and see which heroes have been really great for many players. The patch made some old heroes a great option to play again.
NutZ steps down from the competitive playSingaporean Dota 2 star Wong ‘NutZ’ Jeng Yih has finally opted to call it a career. The star has played the game for nine years, and many fans have already expected him to come up with that call as he yearns for a life beyond the game this time around.
VtFaded is suspended from the 2021 Dota 2 Pro CircuitPGL and Valve have officially disqualified Team D from the Southeast Asian qualifiers. They have also banned Cheng ‘vtFaded’ Jia Hao from the Dota Pro Circuit until after The International 10. It is a messy situation that is polarizing for the Dota community.
Teams gear up for Singapore MajorWith the Singapore Major closing in fast, most Dota 2 teams are focused to improve their chances of taking home the title. There is so much to expect from many teams as they hope to beat the odds and make history in this year’s first Dota 2 Major for the Dota Pro Circuit.
Underrated hero: SniperDota 2 has so many heroes to choose from. Making the right pick matters, especially when playing in a huge tourney. While many pro players tend to pick some of the big heroes, Sniper is clearly one of the best picks for those who love to play at a long-range with less skills used.
Learning roles in Dota 2Dota 2 is one of the leading games in the eSports industry to present a complex detail when it comes to player tasks and roles. Still, these positions are just mere guides to how the players should use their heroes to help their teams win the game and earn some handsome prizes.
23savage hits 12k MMRNuengnara ‘23savage’ Teeramahanon just inked a deal with T1 ahead of the ONE Esports Singapore Major. The young star came off with a strong feat in the past few weeks after nailing a total of 12,000 MMR and has shown signs of growth with a better chance to win more games.
Is MMR a true metric for a Dota 2 pro player?Dota 2 is filled with star players who all have high Matchmaking Rating (MMR). However, many have questioned if MMR is the proper way to gauge pro players. There are so many talented players but they have struggled to establish themselves in the pro scene.
Betting on the big leagues: Dota 2 bettingDota 2 is one of the best eSports games that the world has ever seen in years. Aside from being a strategy game, the Valve product has proved itself as one of the leading games in the industry. This is the main reason why betting on Dota 2 games and players have also spiked.