Danil “Dendi” Ishutin – A Dota 2 Living Legend

It is difficult to make a name in eSports, but if you manage to become a legend, even if you are 20 years old, you become part of the history. Danil "Dendi" Ishutin is one of those people, who managed to win The International with Natus Vincere (Na'Vi), a team he hasn’t abandoned yet. He was born in Ukraine in 1989. Dendi started his career with Warcraft III as the first game. He showcased his talent in local tournaments and even won a championship. Early career of Dendi With the arrival of Dota, Dendi started to dedicate hours and hours…

by Dotagang
August 10, 2018
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Here Are The Five Professional Players Banned By VAC

You might be familiar with the term "hacking". Well, Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (CS:GO) competitive scenario also has cases of 'hacking'. Some pro players were caught using hacks and cheats. As a result, Valve imposed a ban on them to their practice in the game. Hacks are electronic facilitators that break the rules of the game by looking through walls, smoke bombs, or even by taking automated aim at enemies' head. Valve is also against the use of cheats. For this purpose, they launched VAC (Valve Anti-Cheat). Let's have a look five players who had to give up their passion for…

by Dotagang
August 8, 2018
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xiao8 – Zhang Ning

Zhang "xiao8" Ning is a Chinese professional Dota 2 player. He is currently a member of Newbee Boss. Biography Xiao8 begun his professional career in September 2010 playing in Dream alongside Yao, DD, Li and SJQ. Dota 2 In early 2011 Xiao8 joined Catastrophic Cruel Memories along with Zhou, Ferrari 430 and ddc. After some success Xiao8 and his teammates moved to Invictus Gaming in a $6 million deal. However the team failed to perform in The International 2011, and following a defeat to Tyloo at the World Cyber Games 2011 Xiao8 and ddc moved to LGD Gaming. In LGD Gaming Xiao8 played the offlane prior to and during The International 2012, but afterwards played the solo mid role, up until his departure from the…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017

Agressif – Sun Zheng

Sun "Agressif" Zheng is a professional Chinese Dota 2 player who is currently playing for For The Dream. Dota 2 After The International 2013, Agressif joined New Element and later played with CDEC Gaming. He came second place at the National Electronic Sports Open 2014 and into Spring 2015 he and his team rose to international prominence through achieving second place in multiple domestic tournaments and later qualifying for The International 2015through the wildcard stages after reaching second place in the Chinese Qualifers. In tremendous form, Agressif played a integral role in the team's journey in the tournament finishing second place overall through playing notable heroes such as Ember Spirit, Phantom Lancer and Gyrocopter.…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017

Jabz – Anucha Jirawong

Anucha "Jabz" Jirawong is a professional Dota 2 player who is currently playing for Mineski. Achievements Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Results Prize 2017-10-22 1st Major PGL Open Bucharest 2 : 0 $130,000 2017-10-15 2nd Major StarLadder i-League Invitational Season 3 1 : 3 $60,000 2017-07-17 1st Minor World Cyber Arena 2017 APAC Qualifier 2 : 0 $29,532 2017-05-27 4th Premier The Manila Masters 1 : 2 $20,000 2017-04-29 5 - 8th Premier The Kiev Major 2017 1 : 2 $125,000 2017-04-02 7 - 8th Premier Dota 2 Asia Championships 2017 0 : 2 $18,359 2017-03-05 1st Minor Mr. Cat Invitational Season 2 3 : 0 $15,000 2017-01-22 3rd Premier Dota Pit League Season 5…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017

old chicken – Wang Zhiyong

Wang "old chicken" Zhiyong is a professional Chinese Dota 2 player currently playing for EHOME. Achievements Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Results Prize 2017-09-10 1st Minor World Electronic Sports Games 2017 China Qualifier 2 : 1 $15,434 2016-12-08 9 - 16th Premier The Boston Major 2016 1 : 2 $62,500 2016-11-12 3rd Premier Northern Arena BEAT Invitational 1 : 2 $12,000 2016-08-11 5 - 6th Premier The International 2016 0 : 2 $934,761 2016-03-03 9 - 12th Premier The Shanghai Major 2016 0 : 1 $45,000 2016-01-31 1st Premier MarsTV Dota 2 League 2015 Winter 3 : 0 $124,950 2016-01-03 1st Major Shanghai Dota 2 Open 3 : 1 $30,736 2015-12-27 1st Major Dota 2…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017

QO – Kim Seon-yeop

Kim "QO" Seon-yeop is a Korean/Australian professional Dota 2 player who is currently playing for Immortals. DotA QO was first introduced to DotA when a man from a church showed him the game every Sunday. While initially bored and disappointed at the game because he was dying a lot, he eventually decided to learn and persevere with the game eventually beating the man from the church. While learning the game, QO played DotA as leisure during his years in Australia under the name RoastedKimchi. He continued to play the game when its sequel Dota 2 was released. An older brother taught me how to play…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017

Chessie – Rasmus Blomdin

Rasmus "Chessie" Blomdin is a Swedish professional Dota 2 player who has also played Heroes of Newerth professionally. Dota 2 Coming from HoN along with his former squad stayGreen (that was later signed by compLexity Gaming), Chessie was praised for being a 'HoN God' when word first came out that he would be switching to Dota 2. Being known as one of the best HoN players of the prior season and renowned for his Opheila (Chen), Chessie attracted quite a lot of attention when he completed the switch. Although he was originally supposed to transition along with his former team, he began to…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017

7ckngMad – Sébastien Debs

Sébastien "7ckngMad" Debs, commonly referred to as "Mad", is a professional Dota 2 player, who last played for Kaipi. As of late, he has stepped into a coaching position and is now coaching OG. Dota 2 Team Shakira and Western Wolves 7ckngMads professional Dota 2 career started with Team Shakira in 2011. The team first gained notability after placing 4th in Dreamhack Winter 2011 and shortly after Sébastien, along with the rest of the team, was picked up by Western Wolves. After only three months with Western Wolves, paved with roster issues, 7ckingmad left the organisation and decided to join a rehash of mTw led by Troels "Synderen" Nielsen. mTw…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017

canceL^^ – Mihai Antonio

Mihai "canceL^^" Antonio is a Romanian professional Dota 2 player who is currently playing for MidOrFeed. Dota 2 canceL^^ was a standin for Balkan Bears in MSI Dragon Battle #7 and he played for an all Romanian squad XPC.ro before joining Kaipi in late September, 2015. Date Placement Tier Tournament Team Results Prize 2017-11-11 5th Qualifier DOTA Summit 8: Europe Qualifier 1 : 2 $0 2017-11-11 3 - 4th Qualifier MDL Macau Europe Qualifier 0 : 2 $0 2017-10-30 2nd Monthly FACEIT Pro League - Europe: October 2017 $3,000 2017-10-04 7 - 8th Minor World Cyber Arena 2017 Europe Finals 1/-/2 Grp. S. $0 2017-09-30 3rd Qualifier AMD SAPPHIRE Dota PIT League: Europe Qualifier 0 : 2 $0 2017-09-24…

by Dotagang
November 13, 2017