Posts Tagged DOTA 2


Dota 2 International 4 After Party stream now live

Having never knowingly passed up a chance to write a videogame article featuring Darude, here’s where to watch the Dota 2 International 4 after party.

By Peter Parrish | 22 Jul 2014 | 4

DOTA 2 The International 4 winners are crowned

After days of tense DOTA 2 battles it’s all over. The DOTA 2 The International 4 winners stomp home with $5,028,308 after an entertaining final.

By Paul Younger | 21 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

The DOTA 2 International 4 finalists are decided

Today was the last day to decide which DOTA 2 International 4  teams would make the cut and now we’re down to the last two.

By Paul Younger | 21 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

DOTA 2 The International 4 Day 3 kicks off

It’s the third day of the finals and it’s crunch time for the remaining teams.

By Paul Younger | 20 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Dota 2’s Compendium Fan Vote results revealed

The end of day two of Dota 2‘s The International 4 main event has given us the results of the Compendium Fan Vote.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Jul 2014 | 2

Techies appear in Dota 2’s The International 4 All-Star match

Okay, that was something. Techies have appeared for the first time in Dota 2, as played by Arteezy, in Dota 2‘s The International 4 All-Star match.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

DOTA 2 International 4 Day 2 is live – Prize now over $5m for winner

The second day of the The International for DOTA 2 is just about to get get underway and there’s a lot at stake.

By Paul Younger | 19 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

The International 4 Newbie Stream: Can it educate a DOTA 2 dunce?

Hello, I am a DOTA Dunce. Tim McDonald is the DOTA 2 player around here, but although he’s managed to drag me into a couple of (bot) games I’ve not converted to the cause.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Jul 2014 | 1

DOTA 2’s The International 4 will be broadcast on ESPN

In “DOTA 2 is getting taken pretty seriously by the outside world” news, Valve has announced that The International 4 will be broadcast live through ESPN3.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #173

This week, the IncGamers Podcast re-expands to a hearty threesome as we explore the popular topic of the week: murky and undeclared publisher payments to YouTube channels.

By Peter Parrish | 17 Jul 2014 | 1

SteelSeries reveal the Rival: DOTA 2 Edition Gaming Mouse with exclusive item

Will a mouse improve your DOTA 2? SteelSeries seem to think so with this new mouse.

By Paul Younger | 15 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Dota 2’s The International 4 playoffs end; main event matches decided

The playoffs of Dota 2‘s The International 4 tournament have ended, which means the matches starting the main event are now set in stone.

By Tim McDonald | 15 Jul 2014 | 2

Which teams have made it to Dota 2’s The International 4?

The main event of Dota 2‘s The International 4 tournament is nearly upon us, and we’ve now got a pretty good idea of which teams will be battling it out at KeyArena.

By Tim McDonald | 13 Jul 2014 | 1

IncGamers Podcast #172

On this week’s rapid-fire IncGamers Podcast, you will experience what it’s like when the host only has 25 minutes in which to squeeze said broadcast in.

By Peter Parrish | 11 Jul 2014 | 1

DOTA 2 The International playoffs underway

We’ve been keeping you up to speed with the DOTA 2 The International schedule so a quick reminder that the playoffs are underway now.

By Paul Younger | 8 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

More goodies coming with your Dota 2 Compendium

As if the ridiculous amount of stretch goals hit wasn’t enough, Valve have announced that Compendium owners will be getting more stuff.

By Tim McDonald | 4 Jul 2014 | 1

Dota 2 patch releases weather effects, mini-Pudge courier, emoticons

With absolutely no fanfare (barring the little green bar that shows Steam is downloading something) Dota 2 has been patched once more.

By Tim McDonald | 1 Jul 2014 | Comments Off

Dota 2’s The International 4 tourney prize pool hits $10 million

If you’re one of the very, very few people invited to Dota 2‘s The International 4 tournament, then you stand a chance of winning quite a lot of money.

By Tim McDonald | 28 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Dota 2 adds 1v1 Practice, new Team Matchmaking

The Dota 2 deities are displeased with us, friends, but they have at least given us some new modes in the latest update.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Dota 2 The International 4 tournament stages explained

If you’re wondering exactly how Dota 2‘s The International 2014 tournament is going to play out, Valve have you covered.

By Tim McDonald | 17 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

Dota 2 update 6.81b brings Compendium rewards, hero changes

Dota 2 has been updated to version 6.81b, bringing the release of some Compendium rewards and hero changes I’m not going to pretend to understand.

By Peter Parrish | 2 Jun 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #167

The IncGamers Podcast is back up to full strength this week, with three whole people discussing matters (mostly) relating to PC gaming.

By Peter Parrish | 28 May 2014 | 3

Techies hitting Dota 2 post-International

We knew the Techies were heading to Dota 2 at some point, but a hidden stretch goal for the Compendium has offered yet more confirmation that we’ll be seeing them sooner rather than later.

By Tim McDonald | 23 May 2014 | 6

The IncGamers Podcast #166

Darude fans: this episode is for you. Insofar as we’ll probably not mention Darude on the podcast ever again, so this is the episode for all your Darude references.

By Peter Parrish | 21 May 2014 | 5

Dota 2 gets Compendium stretch goals up to $10mil, include Darude

As predicted earlier by professional Dota 2 ignorer Peter Parrish, Valve have added new stretch goals to the TI4 Compendium.

By Tim McDonald | 21 May 2014 | 7

DOTA 2’s International 4 Compendium hits $6mil stretch goals

Whoever wins The International 4 will get a pretty fat pot of cash, as The Compendium has now raised $6 million USD in prize funds.

By Peter Parrish | 20 May 2014 | Comments Off

Ten Dota 2 Compendium stretch goals hit, Valve talks reward timing

Dota 2‘s TI4 Compendium is selling ridiculously well, to the extent that ten of the 13 stretch goals have been reached.

By Tim McDonald | 14 May 2014 | Comments Off

IncGamers Podcast #165

It’s casual Friday Tuesday, so while Paul is buried under a mountain of work, Tim and I have an agenda-less chat for an hour.

By Peter Parrish | 13 May 2014 | 3

Dota 2’s Compendium prize pool for The International 4 is nearly $4mil

Resident IncGamers Dota 2 person Tim McDonald is not here, so I will do my best to do justice to this related story.

By Peter Parrish | 13 May 2014 | Comments Off

Dota 2’s The International 4 Compendium released

The Compendium for Dota 2‘s The International 4 tournament is now up for sale, for £5.99.

By Tim McDonald | 10 May 2014 | 1