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94

Korean Dota League Season 1
Tier 2 Group Stage
23 March 2014
20 minutes
Eyes of Tiger
vs
Team Nemesis

Level 1 rosh into five man push, laning phase gets completely skipped. Welcome to Korean Dota.


77

Dota 2 Asia Championships 2015
Loser's Round 3
07 February 2015
42 minutes
Team Secret
vs
Cloud9

After taking game #1 Cloud9 dominates the early game of this one as well, leaving Secret to barely hang on. A loss would eliminate them from the tournament. Nevertheless they make the most out of their push potential with a farmed Lycan. Secret keeps pressuring C9, but clearly pays for it in team fight potential.

The actual ending of the game is abrupt, surprising and wonderfully absurd. A fantastic watch!


55

StarLadder i-League Invitational #1
Grand Finals
17 April 2016
59 minutes
Natus Vincere
vs
Vici Gaming Reborn

NaVi's quest to make it back to the top clashes with VG.Reborn's quest to make China great again.

"That is one of the best games of Dota I've seen in my life. The plays that happened, the stories..."
- GoDz, shortly after the game


86

NVIDIA Game 24
Semifinals
19 September 2014
1 hour 7 minutes
Alliance
vs
Team Tinker

Game 5 in a Bo5. Naked throne on both sides and two rapiers. Definitely one of the highlights of this amazing series.


85

ESL One Frankfurt 2014
Finals
29 June 2014
28 minutes
Invictus Gaming
vs
Evil Geniuses

If there ever was a "perfect game" for a team in Dota 2 this is probably it.

One of the best 3rd party tournaments of Dota 2 IG is up against EG. It's a short but brilliant game where everything goes right for one of the teams. No errors made, no chances missed. It's the perfect game.

Short, entertaining, a record of teamwork in perfection.


5

Reshuffle Madness
Upper Bracket Finals
01 October 2018
1 hour 8 minutes
Gambit Esports
vs
Alliance

One of the biggest throws in a long time. A back and forth slugfest between a farmed Spectre and a farmed Huskar, with some incredible Rubick play from Insania. This game could go either way down to the last 30 seconds.


90

The International 2013
Lower Bracket Round 4
10 August 2013
44 minutes
Team DK
vs
Orange Esports

The finale of an outstanding series, with a risky and unorthodox Ursa + Magnus combination from Orange. DK is always on the lookout for a sneaky Rosh by Orange and meanwhile try to hold on to get their Phantom Lancer and Alchemist the farm they need to win the game. A game of ridiculous high energy teamfights.


18

Captains Draft 4.0
Finals
07 January 2018
50 minutes
Vici Gaming
vs
Team Secret

In the Finals of Captain's Draft 4.0 Team Secret is down 2-1 in a bo5 against Vici Gaming. With a strong line up on both sides it's all about getting the upper hand in ganks and teamfights. VG is up 20k gold at one point, but it wouldn't be Dota if this would be the end of it.
Great teamfights and a fantastic drive by both teams to gain absolute advantage guarantee a very enjoyable match!

Also featuring: tanky Rubick, Echo Slam on creeps and great stats-information by SirActionSlacks


26

The International 2016
Lower Bracket Round 2
09 August 2016
59 minutes
TNC Pro Team
vs
OG

Backstory: TI6. TnC are a small team from the Philippines. Most think they should feel blessed for BEING at TI, and everyone belives OG (the great favorite, multiple majors winning team) will kick them out. Except game 1 happens (it's great too btw). TnC pull out some crazy shenanigans and with a rollercoaster gold/xp graph they manage a double comeback, winning.

The drafting for game 2 is interesting. OG pull out a classic Tiny-Io duo, and TnC answers with a drow strat, featuring Huskar and Dazzle. The game starts badly for them, but the 15k gold deficit is not felt, at all. The teamfights are INCREDIBLE with both teams pulling out every last card. The game has insane chronos, rapiers, base races, mind games. Dota 2 at its finest!


86

ProDOTA2 Pro League Season 1
Qualifiers Europe
23 June 2012
22 minutes
mousesports
vs
Darer

89 kills in 22 minutes!

Darer and mousesports go against each other in an incredibly bloody match leading to an average of one kill every 15 seconds. Both teams are super aggressive and determined to win, disregarding any losses. The result is a tightly packed game with countless, highly entertaining team fights.
If you like Rambo this match is pretty much the Dota 2 equivalent.


46

ESL One Manila 2016
Group Stage, Group B
23 April 2016
1 hour 12 minutes
Team Empire
vs
Team Secret

Not a single rax falls until over 60 minutes in the game. 5-Man Black Hole. Rubick has the time of his life - stealing spells left an right. Still, the game stays close pretty much the whole time. All-around great match.

Bonus: Darkseer+long game=particle madness. Flaming Spectre, Divine Tidehunter.


52

The International 2015
Lower Bracket Round 2
05 August 2015
56 minutes
Invictus Gaming
vs
Team Secret

The legend of the BurNIng Anti-Mage continues.

Team Secret is up against Invictus Gaming in their first game of the lower bracket. Team Secret seems at quite an advantage from the beginning onwards, leaving only spare space to farm for IG's struggling core heroes. Will Secret secure their well-deserved victory or can Invictus make a come back?


75

G-1 Champions League Season 5
Phase Two Round 1
24 April 2013
15 minutes
mousesports
vs
Alliance

Alliance push strat featuring AXE.


36

The International 2016
Group Stage
05 August 2016
1 hour 7 minutes
Evil Geniuses
vs
Alliance

How times have changed...

Alliance meets EG and has to watch out to not get ratted. It's a pretty even game for most of the time (except the beginning shortly), but still very amusing with interesting heroes, plays and turns. Good watch overall.
You really want to watch it for the ending though, which is absolutely ridiculous.
Ding, ding, ding, motherf*ckers!


63

G-League 2013
Group Stage, Group A
10 December 2013
48 minutes
Titan
vs
Team DK

The comeback of Naga Radiance rush presented by Meracle.