After months and months of griping, and an excessive number of Reddit strings to monitor, Valve has at last, listened to the greater part of the protestations and rolled out an enormous improvement to the matchmaking rationale.
Without precedent for Dota 2, the matchmaking rationale will now consider geological separation when attempting to discover players for your group. The criteria will no longer exclusively be founded on your MMR.
This change was brought on by the endless grievances from the Dota groups of not having the capacity to discover chemistry with individuals who talked a similar dialect. This issue was progressively predominant on the US East servers, [...]
Misfits is a rising e-sports organisation based in Miami with players in many different games: League Of Legends, Super Smash Bros, Overwatch, Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm. And it looks like they are now the next e-sports team to get a bit more investment from traditional sports franchises following Team Dignitas being bought by the Phlidelphia’s 76ers.
The deal not only means that the NBA franchise now owns a stake in Misfits, but it will also help in management and promotional efforts, including cross-promotional between the two brands.
While many might know Misfits for their League team, their Overwatch team is the one to watch. Currently they have won 2 [...]
MVP Phoenix, exceedingly viewed as the best South Korean Dota 2 group ever, has authoritatively disbanded.
Bolster player Kim “Dubu” Doo-young was the first to go separate ways with the program on January 1, taking after a grievous execution at the Boston Major in December where MVP Phoenix was set last. From that point forward, the staying four players: Lee “Forev” Sang-don, Kim “QO” Seon-yeob, Kim “Velo” Tae-sung, and Kim “Febby” Yong-min, have likewise left the group.
Farewell to @QOdota @Velodota2 @Febbydota @DubuDota #ForevThank you for great service in our team. We hope best wishes [...]
Only a week into 2017, Digital Chaos demonstrated that their greatest days are still ahead to dominate as the front of the rest of the competition at the ESL One Genting occasion and making it their first huge competition win since turning into a Dota 2 group in 2015.
In the wake of conquering the second place at TI6 last August, the Esport’s greatest event of 2016, the cloth label band of oddballs vanquished rivals Newbee 3-2 in the marvelous finals in Malaysia. The best-of-five arrangement was extreme battled, strategical retreatment and advancement made between both groups until DC figured out how to neutralize Newbee’s ability with the persuasion of battles in [...]
The $1,000,000 sim racing tournament is happening on (virtual) Las Vegas as the first big sim racing event endorsed by Formula E (and sponsored by Visa) sets to start. 10 sim racing players of rFactor 2 has been shortlisted to go up against 20 other Formula E drivers in he virtual track on the Las Vegas strip for a piece of the prize.
The Visa Vegas eRace is the first sim racing tournament to have such a big prize pool, and also to incorporate both gamers and pro racers to compete in a full virtual race.
The actual race is held at CES which is at Las Vegas. Instead of blocking parts of the strip and like any Formula E race, all the racing will be done in a recreation of [...]
Street Fighter V is e-sports now, and if you’re looking for a way into the competitive scene, or seek out worthy rivals to test your mettle, look no further than the Flash Vision (FV) Amateur Cup. This newly established league is designed to attract to new players into local Street Fighter V tournaments, with several tournaments (qualifiers) hosted all over KL, along with several online tournaments as well.
Don’t be afraid of getting bodied and lose against top players though- all pro players with sponsorships are banned. So if you haven’t gone out to tournaments yet, this is the place to start.
Top 8 finishes for each qualifier event will net points [...]