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.
Why Team Secret thrives in new DPC systemTeam Secret shows their grit as they continue to put a statement run in the Dota Pro Circuit with a string of wins. The squad proves their point as one of the best clubs in the DPC and it looks like they can continue to shine bright despite the harsh systems in the current tournament.
Valve and PGL announce the first Major of 2021With their partnership, Valve and PGL Esports have made a decision to host their first Dota Pro Circuit Major in Singapore. This is the first Major after a year. It is a big deal for the Dota 2 scene as they had long stretches of time where online events were not even held in 2020.
How BOOM Esports found a better paceBOOM Esports continues to push their pace in the 2021 Dota Pro Circuit as they look to push their chance ahead of their match against TNC Predator. The team is clicking well to start off the year and they can keep the hot run going with a strong confidence level in their next games.
Forev takes break in Dota 2Team HOYO gets a blow to their roster as Lee ‘Forev’ Sang-don claimed that he will be taking a break from the game for the time being due to personal reasons. The Dota Pro Circuit is already underway, and this affects the team’s chances in the coming games as well.
Dota 2 is set to adopt CSGO's Overwatch systemIn CS:GO, players have the Overwatch system to rely on when there are suspected cheaters in the game. Valve is looking to use this for Dota 2 as well. This will negate users who use cheats and exploit the game’s mechanics.
5up leaves B8 ahead of Dota Pro CircuitB8 is one of the biggest teams that are expected to make a run at the Dota Pro Circuit, but it seems that the team must deal with a big blow first. Enis ‘5up’ Elfki has left the team ahead of the regional leagues which is a very alarming issue for the team to deal with.
Why N0tail is confident with OG's chancesJohan ‘N0tail’ Sundstein is one of the best players in Dota 2, and there is no reason why he cannot make big claims in the game. His belief in OG’s ability to win big games is one of the many reasons why the team is a successful franchise in the European region.