EHOME partners with StarLucK

As Valve's flagship Dota 2 tournament fast approaches, Chinese organisation EHOME has revealed StarLucK as a new major sponsor.  The post on Facebook reveals that StarLucK will be joining EHOME's exciting new...
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The International 7 on track to break prize pool records

Dota 2 is a somewhat weird and wonderful world. Seattle based publisher Valve run three tournaments a year, and they're undoubtedly the most esteemed events in the somewhat organised chaos that...

Dota 2 prize money awarded eclipses $100,000,000 mark

After the conclusion of EPICENTER: Moscow this weekend, the $500,000 (~£393,850) prize money awarded has edged Valve title Dota 2 over the $100,000,000 (~£78.7 million) mark for total prize money awarded.  Dota...
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DOJO Madness acquire LeagueCoaching.gg to add human coaching layer to data-driven offering

DOJO Madness, an esports big data startup, have today announced the acquisition of LeagueCoaching.gg in a move to expand their data-driven offerings into the personal training market. The deal will see LeagueCoaching.gg...

Betting preview: Dota 2 – The Summit 6

With League of Legends World Championship dominating our betting preview recently, we've decided to have a look at the Dota 2 scene this week. The cogs are starting to whirr as the...

Betway inks deal with Invictus Gaming ahead of The International 8

Alongside the launch of their Dota 2 channel, Betway has today announced its partnership with Invictus Gaming for the upcoming professional season, including The International 8. The deal will grant the bookmaker...

Peter Ivanov – UltraPlay – Ask yourself why you’re offering esports odds

Peter Ivanov is the Head of Esports Trading at UltraPlay. Based in Bulgaria and founded in 2010 UltraPlay offers betting solutions focused on esports, sports betting, casino, Bitcoin solutions and live...

Ben “Noxville” Steenhuisen – DOJO Madness – Expanding Shadow.gg to Dota 2

Berlin based esports startup DOJO Madness has announced the expansion of its analytics software for professional esports teams, Shadow.gg, to Dota 2. The expansion sees Shadow Dota 2 provide teams with the...

Global Electronic Sports Championship fails to pay talent, agencies and players

It has come to light that Global Electronic Sports Championship ("GESC") has failed to pay a group including players, teams, talent and agencies following its events in 2018.  In an open letter...
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Esport Talk – Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?

Are Ad Finem entering CS:GO?  Valve'a MOBA Dota 2 is one of the amongst the most famous esports titles in the world and, for the very best teams, it's the most lucrative...

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Yamzu selected for BDL Accelerate in Lebanon

Swedish based startup firm, Yamzu, has revealed that it has been selected to participate in the upcoming global startup competition BDL Accelerate that takes...