No huge cash prizes this time as top players play for their country.
Valve have offered up a few more details on Dota 2’s forthcoming Shanghai Major, like the prize pool and the dates of the Qualifiers.
Just prior to the Grand Finals of the Dota 2 Major tournament in Frankfurt, Valve have revealed the location and dates of the second – and you might want to brush up on your Mandarin.
August will see the first PED skin tests rolling out at the ESL One in Cologne.
A brief rundown of what’s new: the International Compendium will launch next week alongside a new balance patch, and Valve will be sponsoring three more … Read moreDota 2 landscape changing this year, starting next week
They’ve just broadcast the DOTA 2 tournament so this is an odd statement from the man at the top. ESPN President John Skipper was asked at … Read moreESPN President says eSport is “not a sport”
In what seems like a ridiculous decision with no acceptable explanation, female players are not allowed to take part in the Assembly Summer 2014 Hearthstone … Read moreFemale Hearthstone players not allowed to compete against male players
In a bit of rather unusual news, the US State Department now recognises the League of Legends League Championship Series as a proper professional sport. … Read moreStiff competition: League of Legends tournament recognised as pro sport
World of Tanks is breaking into the world of eSports and today they revealed more details of the game’s appearance at the World Cyber Games … Read moreTop World of Tanks players head to the WCG in China
Toss up the question of whether eSports is a really a sport at all and you’ll typically get one of two responses; either an absolute … Read moreIs eSports a real sport? [Interview] – Shootmania dev weighs in
Maybe after this Valve could make a documentary about not making Half-Life 3, they’d have plenty of material for that. Ahem. Sorry … I … … Read moreValve is making an eSports documentary about Dota 2