Dota 2 Is Bigger Than League of Legends… In E-sports Viewers On Twitch In August

Dota 2 Is Bigger Than League of Legends… In E-sports Viewers On Twitch In August

Gaming research firm Newzoo has just released its report on Twitch viewership in August, and a couple of free-to-play MOBAs sit atop the rankings. Dota…

League of Legends, CS:GO, Dota 2, And Hearthstone Make Up 65% of Twitch Viewership

League of Legends, CS:GO, Dota 2, And Hearthstone Make Up 65% of Twitch Viewership

It’s no surprise to learn that competitive gaming rules the Twitch airwaves. But it might be a little shocking to see just how concentrated that…

Report: MOBAs Skew Young, But World Of Tanks Has Broad Age Appeal

Report: MOBAs Skew Young, But World Of Tanks Has Broad Age Appeal

Like charts? If so, then analytical firm Quantic Foundry has you covered. The group released a lengthy report earlier this week titled “Revisiting the Strategy…

With $1.6b in 2015, League Of Legends Is The Biggest Digital Game In The World

With $1.6b in 2015, League Of Legends Is The Biggest Digital Game In The World

League of Legends brings in more money than any other video game in the world — and it’s not especially close. That’s the news from…

Top 50 Free-To-Play Games Of All Time: #1-#10

Top 50 Free-To-Play Games Of All Time: #1-#10

From wizards to ninjas, starships to battleships, there’s a free-to-play game for just about everyone out there. Some are better than others, though, whether it’s…

Dota 2 Reveals Balance Of Power Update

Dota 2 Reveals Balance Of Power Update

A new update has landed in Dota 2, bringing all kinds of cool stuff with it. The Balance of Power Update adds the hero Arc…

Dota 2 Is Reborn With Source 2 Engine, New UI, And More

Dota 2 Is Reborn With Source 2 Engine, New UI, And More

Valve has finally pulled the trigger on its “Reborn” update for Dota 2, which we previewed a couple months ago, switching the game over to…

MOBA Audience Has Stabilized, Says Report

MOBA Audience Has Stabilized, Says Report

Three months ago, the MOBA market was full steam ahead. Now it’s leveling off and maybe even shrinking, at least according to this report by…

Average F2P Game On Steam Gets 330k Downloads

Average F2P Game On Steam Gets 330k Downloads

Intrepid data-gatherer Sergey Galyonkin has an interesting API tool called Steam Spy that aims to gather information about what games are sold via Steam and…

Dota 2 Is Reborn With New Game Engine

Dota 2 Is Reborn With New Game Engine

Dota 2 might be flying high, but Valve isn’t resting on its laurels. Instead, the company is working on a new framework for the game…

Team Secret Takes Home DOTA 2 Red Bull Battle Grounds

Team Secret Takes Home DOTA 2 Red Bull Battle Grounds

This weekend the Red Bull Battle Grounds: DOTA 2 tournament came to a close as Team Secret (Europe) edged out Invictus Gaming (China) in a…

E-sports Bring In $143 Million In N. America And Still Growing

E-sports Bring In $143 Million In N. America And Still Growing

SuperData Research has a comprehensive new report with lots of facts and figures about e-sports. The tl;dr of it is that e-sports is growing, and…

Dota 2 Renders Look Amazingly Lifelike

Dota 2 Renders Look Amazingly Lifelike

Valve artist Max Aristov has been experimenting with some high-polygon-count images for Dota 2 characters, and the results look like something you could buy as…

Red Bull Battle Grounds DOTA 2 China Qualifier This Weekend

Red Bull Battle Grounds DOTA 2 China Qualifier This Weekend

This Sunday, April 12th, the China qualifiers for the Red Bull Battle Grounds DOTA 2 tournament will kick off at 11 PM Pacific and you…

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