Tag Archives: Dota 2
- ESIC bans two Dota 2 players for match fixing
October 17, 2017
The eSports Integrity Coalition has banned two Dota 2 players for match fixing after aligning with Sportradar and their Fraud Detection System. As a teenager I walked into a shop, picked up a Walkman, opened it, plugged it into my headphones and walked out without paying. I wouldn’t do it,...
- Worlds 2017 – the biggest LoL eSports tournament this year
September 22, 2017
This is a guest contribution by Florian a long time eSports enthusiast and co-founder of Esports-betting.pro. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. The TI7 of Dota 2 has concluded only 6 weeks ago and it’s already time for the next eSports highlight...
- OpenAI beats Dota 2 pros; Elon Musk warns AI risk scarier than N Korea
August 15, 2017
The AI research unit OpenAI has developed an AI capable of beating the world’s best Dota 2 players, prompting Elon Musk to send out a warning that we should be more frightened of AI than North Korea. Elon Musk is one smart cookie, so when he says something, I tend...
- FirstBlood.io adds Dota 2 1v1 solomid to beta!
July 31, 2017
With the rise of esports and competitive gaming rapidly approaching, everyone is looking for ways to get better at their sport. After launching their open beta last week, FirstBlood.io is already about to add a new game mode and feature. A game mode that has been a Dota 2 community...
- Overview of the TI7 – The International 2017
July 24, 2017
This is a guest contribution by Florian a long time eSports enthusiast and co-founder of Esports-betting.pro. If you would like to submit a contribution please contact Bill Beatty for submission details. Thank you. It has been anticipated for quite a while, and a couple of days ago it happened! The...
- The International set to exceed $20m; Vodafone opens esports channel
June 29, 2017
A double whammy from the world of esports with The Dota 2 International prize pool looking set to breach the $20m barrier and Vodafone opens a new esports channel in Spain. Who would have thought that the boys and their toys phenomenon would have created a range of electronic sports...
Legality of CS:GO Skin Gambling
February 23, 2017
Unikrn rolls out cryptocurrency for eSports betting
June 20, 2017