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TI11 WE lower bracket semi-final postponed due to server issues
Team Secret and Into The Breach were unable to continue the match in the semi-finals of the lower bracket of the European qualifier at The International 2022 due to problems with the Dota 2 servers.
T1 eliminated out of TI11 quals
T1 lost to Polaris Esports in the lower bracket of The International 2022 Dota 2 qualifiers for Southeast Asia. The match ended with a score 1:2. The team of John Natsumi Vargas made it to the grand final, where they will face Talon Esports. GF match of the competition is scheduled for September 17.
Top-3 heroes that you can no longer play in ranked
Top-3 heroes that you can no longer play in ranked
Howdy! Recently, in patch 7.31d before the last Arlington Major, there was a vast pool of heroes that players used both in non-ranker and competitive matches. Valve released patch 7.32 that caused a wave of changes and turned back the clock’s arrows to the pre-TI10 times. Here I’ll observe top-3 heroes that no longer be ten in ranked matchmaking due to volcanic nerfs Valve had made. Let’s cut to the chase!
Top-5 heroes for solo gaming
Top-5 heroes for solo gaming
Dota is a team game where you need to cooperate with your mates to succeed. However, it happens that your teammates lost the lane or are simply weak, and you have to win solo, or you just want to boost your MMR fast.
How to turn a hard lane into an easy one
How to turn a hard lane into an easy one
Hard lane is the line (upper for Radiant and lower for Dire). It is called so because the creeps are at the enemy tower, and it's harder for you to farm. Moreover, it will not be difficult for enemy heroes to gank you from behind the jungle or behind, but it is difficult only at first glance. This line will be easy if you do your duty and follow some rules.
Aggressive hedgehog from MATUMBAMAN
Aggressive hedgehog from MATUMBAMAN
Bristleback is one of the strongest carry in the 7.31-7.32 patch and popular on the pro scene. Now, he has a 15.22% pick and 51.14% win rate. Many players consider him an imba and a broken hero. Petushara from Mind Games about Bristelback: “You can't play against Bristleback in Dota. You have to either take him or ban him. The hero is unbalanced. I will play him every game, if Bristleback is not in a ban, just take him because the hero is unhealthy”. Bristleback is often the choice of offlaners, but we will analyze MATUMBA’s play in the carry position.
ITB will compete with Team Secret in the elimination match for TI11 Last Chance stage slot
Into The Breach defeated Goonsquad in the lower bracket match of the regional qualifier at The International 2022 Dota 2 for Western Europe. The match ended with a score 2:1.
Team Secret knocked Nigma Galaxy out of TI11 WE quals
Team Secret defeated Nigma Galaxy in the lower bracket of the regional qualifiers for The International 2022 Dota 2 for Western Europe. The meeting ended with a score 2:1. Salehi Takhasomi's team completed the qualification and lost the chance to compete at TI11. Secret will play with the winner of the Goonsquad - Into The Breach pair.
Talon Esports beat T1 and advanced to the grand finals of TI11 SEA
Talon Esports beat T1 in the upper bracket final of the regional qualifiers for The International 2022 Dota 2 for Southeast Asia. The meeting ended with a score 2:0. The team of Carlo "Kuku" Palada dropped to the lower bracket of the championship, where they will compete with the winner of the RSG pair - Polaris Esports.
Adekvat: No one in SEA region has played Dota 2 like Topson and ana
Dota 2 professional caster Rustam "Adekvat" Mavlyutov spoke about playing T1 at the qualification for The International 2022 for Southeast Asia. The commentator shared his thoughts in a post on his personal Telegram channel.
Neon Esports lost to Polaris Esports and left TI11 quals
Neon Esports lost to Polaris Esports in the lower bracket of the regional qualifiers for The International 2022 in Dota 2. The meeting ended with a score of 0:2. Joshua's team "avataRmod3" Maraño has completed their performance at the tournament.
Noxville: Puppey and KuroKy met 8 times in the last year - the score is tied
Analyst "Noxville" shared on Twitter the statistics of the confrontation between Kuro "KuroKy" Salehi Takhasomi and Clement "Puppey" Ivanov on the professional Dota 2 stage.
RSG eliminated XERXIA from TI11 SEA qualifiers
RSG defeated XERXIA in the lower bracket of the regional qualifier for The International 2022 Dota 2 for Southeast Asia. The meeting ended with a score of 2:1. Li "X1aOyU" Qian Yu's team advanced to the next round, where on September 16 they will play with the best of the Polaris Esports — Neon Esports pair in the elimination match.
Valve added Phantom Assassin Arcana to Battle Pass 2022
The Exile Unveiled cosmetic item for Phantom Assassin has become available in Dota 2. The fact that a new personality for the hero has been added to the game client was announced by the developers on the official website.
The Grand Final of the Arlington Dota Major: post-analyze
The Grand Final of the Arlington Dota Major: post-analyze
This time it was probably the two strongest teams: PSG.LGD and Team Spirit. The match was very entertaining, with many colorful highlights. They are two principal teams with a powerful history since the end of TI; many times, they have met each other in many tournaments and never could decide who is the strongest. Their last match has ended 2-0 in favor of the Chinese, and it's time for a rematch.