Google Makes a Move to Secure Twitch, Expanding into Gaming Spectatorship
In a move to add the functionality of live-streaming games to its already strong online offering, Google sealed a deal with Twitch costing close to $1 billion.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Here's Why MOBAs Are Taking Over the Gaming World
Games like League of Legends and Dota 2 have been inescapable forces in the gaming world, but those uninitiated to the genre might be left wondering why they're so popular.
Watch this: League of Legends: A New Dawn
League of Legends ! You might have heard of it. It's this little MOBA game that about a bajillion people play every day.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Watch the Dota 2 International Grand Finals right now
The Dota 2 International Grand Finals are live right now, with Newbee versus ViCi Gaming in a best-of-five matchup.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
ESPN networks to carry 'Dota 2' championships
It appears e-sports have caught the attention of The Worldwide Leader in Sports.
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Dota 2 Championships Begin Tomorrow
The International Dota 2 Championships kick off Friday in Seattle, and will run until Monday.
Blizzard Unveils New "Gardens Of Terror" Heroes Of The Storm Battleground
One of the unique aspects of Blizzard's MOBA, Heroes of the Storm, is that unlike other MOBAs such as DotA 2 where it's pretty much the same map with everyday, Heroes of the Storm will have several different maps to choose from.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Gearbox Pulls the Curtain Back on Battleborn
Gearbox has shifted away from the Borderlands franchise. Now they're working on another shooter that takes place on an alien world called Battleborn.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Battleborn Is the Next Game From Borderlands' Developer
According to Game Informer 's cover reveal, Battleborn is "a fusion of first-person shooting and loot-grabbing RPG elements in a living comic book art style."
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Dota 2 mod turns MOBA into an isometric Mario Kart
If you found Dota 2's competitive team-based dynamics too intimidating and pined for something simpler like a racing game, then you're in luck.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
'Dota Dash' turns Valve's MOBA into Mario Kart-inspired racer
Ever find yourself playing a round of Dota 2 and think, "This is pretty alright, but what this game really needs is a kart racer spin-off"? Well lucky you, an enterprising player who goes by the handle "BMD" has created "Dota Dash," a mod that lets you experience what it would be like if Valve's multi-million dollar MOBA were given a blood ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Steam Hits 8 Million Concurrent Users
If there's one thing Valve knows how to do, it's throw a sale. And the Steam Summer Sale was quite a sale indeed, with hundreds of titles seeing vastly reduced prices and gamers like myself investing in huge stacks of titles they never intend to play.
DotA 2 Update Includes New Couriers And Weather Effects
Heads up DotA 2 players, it looks like Valve has recently pushed out an update for the game.