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News & Announcements

March 22nd, 2014
Subscribers Day - March 22nd, 2014
(To keep up with the apparent 'southern' accent that's sweeping through the BTS house) Howdy folks, We'll be hosting another Subscribers Day for MerliniDota subs this Saturday,
February 28th, 2014
T-shirts ordered for donators
Hey everyone, We just put through our order for your t-shirts that were promised after the 24 hour stream. We hope to have them out to

Merlini's Mailbag

December 11th, 2013
Mailbag Episode 29 - Ranked MMR
Episode 29 of Merlini's Mailbag. Discusses the soon-to-be-implemented Ranked Matchmaking system. Talks about MMR percentiles, the uncertainty curve, and potential impacts on players' mentality and
November 19th, 2013
Mailbag Episode 28 - Broodmama, Tranqs, and Earth/Ember Spirit
Episode 28 of Merlini's Mailbag. Answers a few questions regarding recent changes, including the Broodmother buff, Tranquil Boots nerf, and the release of Earth &