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You’ve mastered Dota 2? The Rekindling Soul update says “Think again”

September 24, 2014 | Xairylle | One Comment

We once said that 6.79 was crazy, but if you check out the 6.82 patch notes, the Rekindling Soul update takes the crazy cake right now.Read More

China’s Dota 2 pros explain why Chinese LOL teams can’t beat Korea

September 23, 2014 | C. Custer | 22 Comments

What’s the problem with China’s League of Legends scene that’s causing Chinese teams to be crushed by the Koreans? Dota 2 pros like xiao8 explain.Read More

Check out the trailer for this new Chinese MOBA

September 22, 2014 | C. Custer | One Comment

Can’t get enough of MOBAs? China’s Netease is working on a new action/MOBA hybrid called Wild Fire, and here’s the reveal trailer.Read More

How Super Evil Megacorp plans to conquer Asia

September 19, 2014 | Rishi Alwani | 3 Comments

We spoke to Super Evil Megacorp on its plans to tackle Asia with Vainglory. Read More

How Southeast Asian teams are preparing for Worlds: interviews on the eve of LOL’s biggest tournament

September 16, 2014 | C. Custer | One Comment

Southeast Asia’s two hopes for a world title in League of Legends this year break down what they’ve been seeing in scrims, and what they think of their chances.Read More

Could a Chinese team win this year’s League of Legends Worlds?

September 16, 2014 | C. Custer | 6 Comments

The League of Legends Season 4 World Championship kicks off later this week in Taiwan and Singapore. Could a Chinese team actually win it?Read More

6 tips for dominating LoL’s newest game mode, Ascension

September 12, 2014 | C. Custer | 2 Comments

Want to dominate the swirling sands of Shurima and earn those sweet-looking Ascension icons? Here’s what you need to know.Read More

Ascension reviewed: assessing the newest League of Legends game mode

September 12, 2014 | C. Custer

Wondering whether Riot Games’s new LoL game mode, Ascension, is worth your time? We took it for a spin and we have the answer within. Read More

Here’s what you need to know about Vainglory, the MOBA showcased at Apple’s iPhone event

September 10, 2014 | Rishi Alwani | One Comment

Apple showed off Vainglory, a MOBA for the iPhone 6 and other iOS devices. Here’s everything you need to know about what could be the only mobile MOBA worth playing this year.Read More

If China ruled the (gaming) world: 7 things we might have to get used to

September 5, 2014 | Thomas Price | 8 Comments

It’s no secret that the Chinese games market is quickly catching up to Japan and the US. Here are seven ways the industry might change with China on top.Read More

It’s great to be a support in Strife. Here are the three reasons why

September 5, 2014 | Christian Vibar

Supports in Strife are quite different from other MOBAs, and in a good way. Here are the three reasons why.Read More

How Strife plans to take Asia by storm: an interview with S2 Games CEO Marc DeForest

September 1, 2014 | C. Custer | 2 Comments

S2 Games MOBA Strife has just launched in open beta. I talked to CEO Marc DeForest about the company’s strategy for Asia, and how the game came to be.Read More

Hands-on with Strife’s first single-player episode, “Child of the Dawn”

August 30, 2014 | C. Custer | 4 Comments

S2 Games has just added a truly single-player experience to its new MOBA Strife. I got to play it on Wednesday; here’s what I thought of it. Read More

Strife open beta available now globally (and you’ll never guess the new feature it includes)

August 30, 2014 | C. Custer | 4 Comments

As of right now, S2 Games’ self-branded next-gen MOBA Strife is available in open beta for all to play. And there’s a twist.Read More

A look inside 300 Heroes, China’s most IP-infringing MOBA

August 29, 2014 | Thomas Price | 3 Comments

Famous for its various anime, game, and movie characters without any license to do so, China MOBA 300 Heroes remains popular in China. But how’s it play?Read More

What Pinoys really are saying when you play Dota 2 with them

August 28, 2014 | Xairylle | 63 Comments

I won’t say that Pinoys don’t trash-talk or don’t swear, but here’s something to ponder on: they don’t do it all the time.Read More

4 ways China’s Netease Allstars MOBA wants to break traditions

August 27, 2014 | Thomas Price

Netease Allstars is on the horizon, but it faces stiff competition. We break down the four innovations Netease is trying to bring to the MOBA genre.Read More

DOTA vs. LOL: watch Chinese players on both sides talk about the rivalry

August 26, 2014 | C. Custer | 3 Comments

Check out this video with Chinese LOL and Dota players talking about each others’ games, and the rivalry between them.Read More