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APoG Dota 2 New Zealand Nationals 2015 Championships

Posted by LongLiveNaDa on February 27, 2015
This weekend marks first qualifying tournament for Aspect of Gaming’s long awaited New Zealand Nationals 2015 DotA 2 Championship (NZN2015). Aspect of Gaming (APoG) have yet again set the bar high and look to have the championship grand final culminate at their Ti5 Viewing Party planned for later this year at Vector Arena in Auckland. The admins for this year’s championship have taken a different approach to typical tournament style as they wanted to attract... Read more »

New Bloom 2015

Posted by Angelmaster on February 13, 2015
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The summer air is thick with anticipation and Dota delivers with a fresh breeze of cool air! The New Bloom Event is upon us! The ice themed event introduces a new hero Winter Wyvern, a Crystal Maiden Arcana, and a Year Beast Event. Winter Wyvern is a hero that has been waiting to be ported over from DotA 1 and is finally here! The Crystal Maiden Arcana has lore in the form of a new comic, and... Read more »

AGON Dota 2 League – Explaining The Danish Tournament System

Posted by Deemi on February 9, 2015
Registrations for the AGON Amateur Dota 2 league officially closed last week and the first qualifiers have completed. Beginning on the 21st of February, the top ten teams will progress from the qualifying stages into the official league. In order to increase excitement surrounding what is to be an amazing event, and to get everyone ready for its commencement, we’ve decided to put together this article to provide further information regarding the league and in... Read more »


Posted by Angelmaster on February 6, 2015
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  The Australian E-Sports League’s (AEL) Australian Amatuer Cup (AAC) finals culminated on the weekend with a victory for AUSDOTES. AUSDOTES went into the semifinals against the Handsome Man Alliance (HMA) and won with a clean 2-0. HMA had drafted an early game pushing line-up most of the tournament and were easily counter-drafted by AUSDOTES leading to a quick 20 minute game. Game 2 was a closer affair, but AUSDOTES held their nerve to win... Read more »

The Hunt: Tier 3

Posted by Dudeguy on February 5, 2015
Back in the jungle where trees brandish bark scorned by past battles, we return to the scene of “The Hunt” in its third installment. Seagen brings us the another amateur  Dota 2 tournament for the Australian and New Zealand scene, letting players cut their teeth and gifting us some free entertainment. All teams involved head on over to The Hunt Tier 3 forums which is also the place to sign up to be involved. We’re looking for... Read more »

Ministry of Gaming to hold DAC Pubstomp in Melbourne

Posted by LongLiveNaDa on February 4, 2015
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  Ministry of Gaming are excited to kick off 2015 with another Premium Pubstomp in Melbourne, Razer will be an official product of the event , come watch the DAC Grand Finals LIVE with them at Crown Casino! There will be many large TV screens around to ensure viewer experience, with one giant screen, 2 mega screens and 20 smaller screens all around the venue. There will also be surround sound to make sure that nothing is missed!... Read more »

Tournaments Return to Southern Cross Dota!

Posted by Angelmaster on February 3, 2015
The Winds of Change are upon us again here at Southern Cross Dota, and we have a few announcements to make to let you guys know what’s going on. Exciting news at Southern Cross Dota! We have a team of fantastic new staff on board ready to run new Southern Cross tournaments! Some of you may have heard of The Hunt, a group of recent tournaments (in fact I know quite a few of you played... Read more »

5 Days left to register for Agon’s Amateur Dota 2 League

Posted by ThatAmericanGuy on January 21, 2015
With only 5 days to go until signups close for the AGON Dota 2 League, we wanted to give everyone a quick update on where thing stand.  Update So far 53 teams have signed up, with teams from all over AU/NZ having entered. Spots are filling up, so make sure that if you don’t see your team listed below, to sign up here! Watch this space for more information on prize-pool and tournament format leading up... Read more »

Major All-Stars Dota 2 Tournament Announced!

Posted by Deemi on January 21, 2015
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The sea’s of the SEA Dota 2 scene have been far from smooth sailing as of late. Match fixing scandals at the highest level rocked the community to it’s core and the future of South East Asian Dota 2 was looking uncertain indeed. The darkest hour is just before the dawn however, and Fallout Gaming is looking to stay true to the phrase with the announcement of their Major All-Stars Dota 2 Tournament. Featuring the... Read more »

AEL – Australian Amateur Cup Schedule Announced!

Posted by Deemi on January 12, 2015
More information has been announced concerning the Australian Amateur Cup, a tournament run by the Australian Esports League and aimed at the promotion and growth of the amateur, Australian  Dota 2 scene. Signups have officially ended, but the schedule has been released along with a set of rules for the tournament, which should ensure a fair and enjoyable event for all involved! Schedule The group stage  which consists of thirty teams in six different groups,... Read more »