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xNova at TI8: "VP have the same problem as us: struggling in the laning phase."

xNova at TI8: "VP have the same problem as us: struggling in the laning phase."

PSG.LGD's support Yap "xNova" Jian Wei spoke to Cybersport.com on The International 2018 media day about their upcoming match versus Virtus.pro and takeaways from the group stage.

Puppey at TI8: "You must love this game in order to do it for a living."

Puppey at TI8: "You must love this game in order to do it for a living."

We managed to catch Puppey of Team Secret after their impressive comeback in the group stage of The International 8 to discuss improvement and playing professionally.

33 at TI8: "I feel this is the first year I've got to play with a real team."

33 at TI8: "I feel this is the first year I've got to play with a real team."

We managed to interview 33, offlaner for OpTic Gaming, at TI8 to discuss his personal development, reaching the upper bracket, and playing against Team Liquid.

V1lat on TI8: "This is the first TI without a single weak team."

V1lat on TI8: "This is the first TI without a single weak team."

Cybersport.ru talked to V1lat about how he travelled to Canada with Alexander "XBOCT" Dashkevich and Roman "CaspeRRR" Lepokhin, and who he considers the favourites and underdogs of the tournament.

The TI records: Most healing in a single game

The TI records: Most healing in a single game

You'd be surprised (perhaps) that neither Dazzle, nor Oracle were involved.

The TI records: Most deaths in a single game

The TI records: Most deaths in a single game

No, it's not a support player, even.

paiN and MISERY: the poetic weapons of a SA King

paiN and MISERY: the poetic weapons of a SA King

For the first time in Dota 2 history, a South American team did not come into TI a “space filler”.

The FACEIT Major's new system and why it's so damn good

The FACEIT Major's new system and why it's so damn good

Majors in CS:GO demand the best in all regards of the production, and the structure of how the event’s matches are determined is one of the most crucial elements to nail down correctly.

The path of electronic in Natus Vincere

The path of electronic in Natus Vincere

Natus Vincere's site ran down the history of their youngest addition to the team, his performance and achievements.

The TI records: Most banned hero

The TI records: Most banned hero

Naga Siren was released in July 2012 and instantly became very popular at TI2.

The key to climbing solo queue? "Being tolerant of your teammates", says Exileh

The key to climbing solo queue? "Being tolerant of your teammates", says Exileh

Unicorns of Love's midlaner Exileh spoke to Cybersport.com about the secret to do well at solo queue, improving from a bad 2017 split and balancing micro and macro.

"[Playing Teemo] is definitely something we've been talking about and trying out in different roles": Caps and Falco

"[Playing Teemo] is definitely something we've been talking about and trying out in different roles": Caps and Falco

We spoke to the team’s extremely creative mid laner, Caps, and his head coach, Dylan Falco — who faces a daily challenge in channelling Caps’ creativity.

The International 2018 predictions: Day 2!

The International 2018 predictions: Day 2!

Going into day 2, no team can be absolutely certain to leave without a scratch and we will try to make sense of the group stage madness and predict the results.

The TI records: Most popular hero

The TI records: Most popular hero

Cybersport.ru's first part of their "TI records" series.

TI8 Day 1: NA Dota impresses

TI8 Day 1: NA Dota impresses

The first day of The International 2018 is in the books. And for those who chose to watch it live it did not disappoint.

Predicting TI8 with Winter, Lyrical, and TrentPax

Predicting TI8 with Winter, Lyrical, and TrentPax

Even for the most experienced Dota watcher, TI is unpredictable to say the least.

"Each game he plays is a highlight compilation. He is the devil incarnate": CIS players predict TI8

"Each game he plays is a highlight compilation. He is the devil incarnate": CIS players predict TI8

Cybersport.ru sat down with a number of star players from the CIS region to ask for their predictions about TI8

Down memory lane with Kubz: "That Fnatic Academy team, the atmosphere, the progression and everything — I miss it still."

Down memory lane with Kubz: "That Fnatic Academy team, the atmosphere, the progression and everything — I miss it still."

Kubz spoke about the old times with the Fnatic Academy Brotherhood, even older times (and growing pains) with Complexity Black and more.

TI8: How do the teams rank before the biggest event of the year?

TI8: How do the teams rank before the biggest event of the year?

Below, we’ve tried to rank teams based off what they showed us during the DPC season and the TI qualifiers.

The newcomer’s guide to understanding Dota 2 at TI8

The newcomer’s guide to understanding Dota 2 at TI8

Learning Dota 2 is a life-long process, especially with the game being patched every few weeks nowadays, and fully mastering it is an impossible task.

ArtStyle remembers winning TI1: "We were confident. All of us could play any hero, and we trusted each other."

ArtStyle remembers winning TI1: "We were confident. All of us could play any hero, and we trusted each other."

Cybersport.ru and Ivan "ArtStyle" Antonov go back in time to when The International started.

Youngbuck: "Watch FNC vs. KZ. Study it. You'll know how to take T2 towers against the best in the world."

Youngbuck: "Watch FNC vs. KZ. Study it. You'll know how to take T2 towers against the best in the world."

In a long interview for Cybersport.com, Joey "YoungBuck" Steltenpool talks about kickboxing, coaching, and Fnatic's secret rivalry with Misfits.

The battlefield of the supports: a TI8 metagame preview

The battlefield of the supports: a TI8 metagame preview

There’s no doubt that picking the right supports is more important than ever.

Fnatic vs. Vitality: the curious case of the misplaced ward

Fnatic vs. Vitality: the curious case of the misplaced ward

Ten seconds can be the difference between winning and losing. And for Fnatic, it was.

50 Shades of Orange: how Virtus.pro's jersey has changed since 2003

50 Shades of Orange: how Virtus.pro's jersey has changed since 2003

After mixed reactions to VP's temporary design change, Cybersport.ru decided to look at how exactly VP's style has changed over its long history.

With two weeks left, Misfits are still putting a strong case for being the best team in the EU LCS

With two weeks left, Misfits are still putting a strong case for being the best team in the EU LCS

This is the story of how an unheralded group of players from Challenger went on to become the number one team in their region, almost defeating a three-time World Champion team on their way.

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