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News & Announcements

November 21st, 2014
50k twitter followers - A huge thank you!
Today marks a new milestone for 50k Twitter followers!!! Thank you everybody for your support. I am truly a lucky person to be able to
November 21st, 2014
Positive Mindset And You - How to Become a Happier Player
I don't view myself as a master of Zen or as a person who is completely immune to the constant negativity that Dota 2 exposes

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 &