Dota 2

How to be a Dota 2 Champion (and K-Pop idol)

Friday night, Di and I went to watch the ANZ Dota 2 grand final hosted by LetsPlay.Live. Despite not knowing a lot about the game, I had a ton of fun cheering and gasping with Di and the rest of the crowd! When the undefeated Athletico took their trophy and the audience started to disperse, we loitered awkwardly next to the stage, wondering if we could get an interview with someone. I saw Fury, At...

LPL Pro Dota 2 Grand Final

E-sports is finally finding a foothold here on our little nation. Let’s Play.Live’s Dota 2 ANZ Championship Grand Final was held at the Sky City Theatre where Athletico and Shutdown battled it out for an $8000 prize pool. It was the best of 3 so we settled in for possibly a good few hours. Shutdown put up an excellent fight in the first round. There were a few nail-biting moments where...

Why DotA 2 Eats N00bs for Breakfast

In considering a review for one of the most highly-successful (and possibly most hated) games in MOBA history, I scrapped that idea. Almost every gamer already has an opinion of DotA 2. And to be fair, no one is really wrong. Ask any gamer what DotA is and you’ll usually get one of the following responses: 1) “I tried it for awhile and just couldn’t get into it.” 2) “...

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