ESL and DreamHack have jointly announced the entering into a new agreement with Huya Inc (Huya) as exclusive digital media partner of major esports competitions in Mandarin-language and other Chinese languages and dialects.
ESL and DreamHack announced the one-year deal with Huya, a leading game live-streaming platform in China. The agreement will see the ESL Pro Tour for CS:GO and Dota 2 live streamed exclusively to Huya in 2020, delivering a dedicated stream in standard Mandarin and other Chinese languages and dialects.… Read the rest
Epulze, an esports company based out of Sweden, has announced their new Global Dota 2 Leagues beginning in May, with registrations already open. This competitive model will present amateur players a rarely seen chance to practice in an organized environment. Qualifiers for the regional leagues will take place on the 2nd and 3rd of May.
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The UK Final of Red Bull R1v1r Runes will take place at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere in London on 17th August 2019 from 2pm (BST). The online open qualifiers have taken place and the finalists will battle it out to be crowned the best Red Bull R1v1r Runes players in the nation and meet a member of Team OG, the current TI8 champions.… Read the rest
A new esports documentary, AGAINST THE ODDS is available exclusively on Red Bull TV. The feature-length film follows the inspirational story of Dota 2 team Team OG, an unlikely group of gamers who become legends by winning the biggest prize in esports at the The International 2018, taking home over $11 million.… Read the rest
The Chongqing Major Main Event bracket has been set, and sixteen of the top Dota teams in the world now wage battle over the winner’s share of the $1,000,000 USD and 15,000 DPC points that hang in the balance.
Fans can tune in each day now through January 27 on SteamTV to catch all of the playoff action.… Read the rest
Red Bull Guardians has crowned its first champions at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere London following an intense grand final that saw Mineski triumph over paiN Gaming in three straight games. Red Bull Guardians took place over the weekend and saw four leading Dota 2 teams compete on a unique game mode, adding a new draft phase enabling teams to pick three extra heroes which can be subbed in for existing heroes throughout the game.… Read the rest
Red Bull Guardians, the exciting new Dota 2 tournament, is pleased to reveal the world class teams and talent set to attend from October 19th – 20th, 2018 at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere in London.
Teams confirmed to compete at Red Bull Guardians include Dota 2 Asia Championships 2018 (DAC 2018) winners Mineski, and recently reformed Brazilian team paiN Gaming, as well as ROOONS and Team Lithium.… Read the rest
Red Bull Guardians, an exciting new Dota 2 tournament, will take place from October 19th – 20th at the Red Bull Gaming Sphere in London. Red Bull Guardians have added a unique twist to the traditional Dota 2 game mode with a new draft phase enabling teams to pick three extra heroes, which can be substituted in for existing heroes, throughout the game.… Read the rest
FNATIC, one of the world’s leading global esports brands, secured a place at The International 2018 (TI), an annual tournament organized by Valve and the concluding tournament of the Dota Pro Circuit (DPC). The International 2018, held in the Rogers Arena, Vancouver in August 2018 is the first time, since its inauguration back in 2011 that the event will be held away from Valve’s hometown of Seattle.… Read the rest
GINX Esports TV, the world’s biggest international esports TV network, just announced that it has acquired the broadcasting rights for the ESL One Birmingham 2018.
Held in Birmingham later this week, the ESL One Birmingham is the very first Dota 2 Major tournament organised in the UK. Arguably the year’s most exciting esports event in the UK, ESL One Birmingham has already broken records, becoming the fastest selling ESL Dota 2 event ever.… Read the rest
he Collegiate StarLeague (CSL) is excited to announce the top teams competing at the 2018 North American Grand Finals on April 28-29. The two day tournament will take place at Ultimate Media Ventures in Huntington Beach, California and will feature top collegiate esports players from across North America competing for more than $100,000 in scholarships.… Read the rest
The new Red Bull Gaming Sphere (Gaming Sphere London) has gone Dota 2 mad this month, with a plethora of activity taking place ahead of the UK’s Dota 2 Major taking place in Birmingham in May 2018.
First up, Red Bull is bringing over top caster/analyst Kevin “Purge” Godec from the US to run a series of workshops.… Read the rest
For the first time ever, the battle for the Aegis of Champions will be waged on Canadian soil, as The International Dota 2 Championships invite the world’s top Dota teams to face off at Rogers Arena in Vancouver, British Columbia on Monday, August 20th through Saturday, August 25th.
Tickets sales begin on Friday, March 23 at 10:00 AM and 10:00 PM PDT, with two ticket types available.… Read the rest
Vasilis Kalfountzos, ESL Gaming
Less than a week is left before the official start of the ESL One Katowice 2018 powered by Intel group stage, and while we had a look into Group A, let’s put Group B under the microscope. From the looks of it we can look forward to some of the most interesting matches of this Major!… Read the rest
Vasilis Kalfountzos, ESL Gaming
A little over a week ago the groups for Poland’s first major of the year were drawn, hyping us even further for what’s coming up next week at ESL One Katowice 2018 powered by Intel. Without any further ado, let’s jump straight into a closer look at Group A!… Read the rest