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Gpk~: "Many people said that mid meta was more skill-dependent in the past, but it seems the other way around"

BetBoom Team midlaner Danil "gpk~" Skutin discussed the current Dota 2 meta and lane opponents on Nix's stream. He noted the Chinese downfall and praised Larl for making progress over the year, although...

Malr1ne: "Patch 7.35c is actually crap. Not in the sense that it is bad. It just didn't change the meta that much"

Team Falcons midlaner Stanislav "Malr1ne" Potorak commented on the new Dota 2 patch 7.35c. He is pleased with the update, although he expected more significant changes. Malr1ne shared those thoughts on...

Zai joins Tundra's management: "It's unknown but very exciting for me to try something I've never really done before"

Dota 2 star player Ludwig "zai" Wahlberg has joined Tundra Esports. The surprising announcement revealed he would take the position of General Manager. He provided additional details in an interview with...

Yatoro asks Valve to change his nickname

Team Spirit carry Illya "Yatoro" Mulyarchuk publicly addressed Valve. He asks the Dota 2 developers to help in changing his "official" nickname, since he could not do it himself in three months. In his...

Gpk~ names best mid heroes of Dota 2 patch 7.35c

BetBoom Team player Danil "gpk~" Skutin chose the five strongest mid heroes of the recent Dota 2 patch 7.35c. On Nix's stream, the player named five characters, including Leshrac, Puck, and Windranger.

Meepo and Ember Spirit among the biggest losers of patch 7.35c

On February 22, Valve Corporation released an update 7.35c for Dota 2. In it, the developers mainly focused on nerfing some of the popular heroes. The consequences of it are noticeable in winrates less...

Dota 2 patch 7.35c nerfs Meepo, Ember, Dragon Knight — and that means Crownfall won't be released soon

Valve Corporation released an update 7.35c for Dota 2. In it, the developers addressed some of the popular heroes with nerfs, and worked on the item balance. The full list of changes was shared on the...

BurNing reportedly reveals Aster disband, might also exit Dota 2

Team Aster released its Dota 2 roster. The organization's co-founder Xu "BurNIng" Zhilei reportedly shared this on stream, according to Weibo community VPGame citing his words. There's also a possibility...

Nix: Timado will replace Yuragi in OG, according to anonymous insider

Russian Dota 2 streamer Aleksandr "Nix" Levin revealed who would replace Artyom "Yuragi" Golubev in OG. According to him, it will be ex-TSM/Undying player Enzo "Timado" Gianoli. Nix cited an anonymous...

Kiyotaka explained how to counter Ember Spirit

9Pandas midlaner Gleb "Kiyotaka" Zyryanov revealed how to counter Ember Spirit in Dota 2. He highlighted the hero's strengths and weaknesses and named the best counterpicks in terms of heroes and items....