Gabe Newell

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Name: Gabe Newell
First reported 12 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

The International: The Thrills and the Let downs

Now that the World Cup is done, dusted and housed somewhere in Germany, we should be able to take a breather from majorly hyped and marketed competitive sports for a bit, right? Not if Valve has anything to say about that considering their marquee event, ... [Published New Indian Express - 12 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

20m watched 2014 International Dota 2 Championships

:10pm GMT / 6:10pm EDT / 3:10pm PDTeSports2 million peak concurrent online viewersValve has revealed that the International Dota 2 Championships were watched by over 20 million online viewers.The event also doubled the numbers for last year's peak concurrent ... [Published GamesIndustry.biz - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

eSports Milestone: Video Game Tournament Featured On ESPN, Angry Feedback Mirrored Soccer Coverage, So...We Win?

This seems to be progressing more quickly than I would have predicted. We were just talking about a milestone of sorts being reached in eSports, or professional video game tournaments. Last month that milestone was an American university actually offering ... [Published Techdirt - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

This Is The Game Valve Nearly Made Instead Of "Half-Life"

It’s called Prospero and it’s about a futuristic librarian named Aleph. Anyone with even a passing knowledge of computer games knows that Half-Life , the 1997 shooter about a theoretical physicist having a less than wonderful day, is one of the most ... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

ESPN to stream The International

You know how we keep debating if eSports is a “real” sport and when will it get noticed/appreciated by a mainstream audience? Well, much like the 4th of July hotdog eating competition and World Series of Poker, eSports has finally gotten the attention ... [Published Lazygamer - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Some Sports Fans Upset ESPN Is Airing Video Game Tournaments

This weekend, ESPN2 aired a preview for the grand finals of Dota 2's The International , the 10 million-dollar tournament for the very popular video game. The move is kind of a big deal—arguably, it grants competitive gaming more mainstream legitimacy. ... [Published Deadspin - Jul 21 2014]
Entities: ESPN, Video Games, Sport
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

ESPN Carries Valve's The International DOTA 2 Tournament

eSports? Did someone say sports? ESPN is there . DOTA 2 is one of the most popular PC Games, #2 in Raptr's listing, and currently the most played Valve game (by more than a factor of two over Counter-Strike: GO). The International 2014 is their fourth ... [Published PC Perspective - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 4 reports

DotA 2 The International 4 Finals Will Be Broadcast On ESPN3

eSports is a pretty big deal, even though we guess there are some people out there who don’t really think of its as a “sport”, at least not the traditional sense like football, golf, rugby, basketball, and so on. However if the DotA 2 The International’s ... [Published UberGizmo - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 3 reports

ESPN dips its cleats into the e-sports pool with Dota 2 partnership

On Thursday, this weekend's The International, the fourth annual Dota 2 gaming tournament hosted by the game's creators at Valve, received a giant mainstream shot in the arm in the form of an ESPN partnership. According to a Valve Software statement ... [Published Ars Technica - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 2 reports

Gaming Goes Big Time As ESPN Agrees To Host $10 Million Dota 2 Championship

Dota 2, a free-to-play multiplayer online battle arena game , has caught the attention of ESPN , which is planning to cover The International Dota 2 Championships. ESPN will air the tournament on its live multi-screen sports network, ESPN3, and is also ... [Published Hot Hardware - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

ESPN will broadcast a $10 million gaming tournament this weekend

If someone gaining an athletic visa to play StarCraft 2 or the staggering amount of hours spent watching pro gamers duke it out virtually wasn't enough to prove that competitive gaming is a real thing, maybe some mainstream support is. This ... [Published Engadget HD - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

ESPN to stream Valve's Dota 2 championship

:36pm GMT / 4:36pm EDT / 1:36pm PDTMediaRecord-breaking prize pool of more than $10 million on offerValve's latest International Dota 2 Championships will not only have a record-busting prize fund of over $10 million, but will be broadcast on ESPN2 and ... [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Jul 17 2014]

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The International: The Thrills and the Let downs [Published New Indian Express - 12 hours ago]
20m watched 2014 International Dota 2 Champions... [Published GamesIndustry.biz - 17 hours ago]
Xbox, PlayStation Will 'Crush It' With Cloud Ga... [Published The Street Latest - Jul 29 2014]
GOG.com adds Linux support as the open-source O... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 24 2014]
eSports Milestone: Video Game Tournament Featur... [Published Techdirt - Jul 23 2014]
ESPN to stream The International [Published Lazygamer - Jul 22 2014]
This Is The Game Valve Nearly Made Instead Of "... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 21 2014]
Some Sports Fans Upset ESPN Is Airing Video Gam... [Published Deadspin - Jul 21 2014]
ESPN Carries Valve's The International DOTA 2 T... [Published PC Perspective - Jul 19 2014]
Gaming Goes Big Time As ESPN Agrees To Host $10... [Published Hot Hardware - Jul 18 2014]
DotA 2 The International 4 Finals Will Be Broad... [Published UberGizmo - Jul 18 2014]
ESPN will broadcast a $10 million gaming tourna... [Published Engadget HD - Jul 18 2014]
Valve's Gabe Newell Talks About MOBA Popularity... [Published Softpedia - Jul 18 2014]
The International 'Dota 2' Championships Will B... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 17 2014]
ESPN to stream Valve's Dota 2 championship [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Jul 17 2014]
ESPN to stream The International, Valve's massi... [Published PC World: Techlog - Jul 17 2014]
ESPN dips its cleats into the e-sports pool wit... [Published Ars Technica - Jul 17 2014]
The Ocho! Dota 2′s The International will strea... [Published Venturebeat - Jul 17 2014]
ESPN networks to carry 'Dota 2' championships [Published Visalia Times-Delta - Jul 17 2014]
Valve's International Dota 2 Championships will... [Published The Next Web - Jul 17 2014]
ESPN networks to carry 'Dota 2' championships [Published Shreveport Times - Jul 17 2014]
Half-Life 3 Release Date: Title Confirmation in... [Published International Business Times India - Jul 11 2014]
EA: Origin Is Not Aiming to Compete with Steam [Published Softpedia - Jul 03 2014]
Dota 2 vs League of Legends: Company philosophies [Published Lazygamer - Jul 01 2014]
[Feature] The Steam Summer Adventure: Lord of t... [Published Lowyat.net - Jul 01 2014]
EA hopes to benefit from "great fight" among co... [Published GamesIndustry.biz - Jun 30 2014]
3 Highlights for the Wii U, Xbox and PlayStation [Published The Street Latest - Jun 28 2014]
Half-Life 3: Where the Hell is Valve's Mysterio... [Published International Business Times UK - Jun 26 2014]
Hands-on with Alienware's Alpha: PC gaming in t... [Published PC World: Techlog - Jun 16 2014]
Surge of iOS Game Controllers at E3 as Speculat... [Published MacRumors: Mac News and Rumors - All Stories - Jun 13 2014]
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eSports Milestone: Video Game Tournament Featur... [Published Techdirt - Jul 23 2014]
This seems to be progressing more quickly than I would have predicted. We were just talking about a milestone of sorts being reached in eSports, or professional video game tournaments. Last month that milestone was an American university actually offering ...
This Is The Game Valve Nearly Made Instead Of "... [Published BuzzFeed - Latest - Jul 21 2014]
It’s called Prospero and it’s about a futuristic librarian named Aleph. Anyone with even a passing knowledge of computer games knows that Half-Life , the 1997 shooter about a theoretical physicist having a less than wonderful day, is one of the most ...
ESPN will broadcast a $10 million gaming tourna... [Published Engadget HD - Jul 18 2014]
If someone gaining an athletic visa to play StarCraft 2 or the staggering amount of hours spent watching pro gamers duke it out virtually wasn't enough to prove that competitive gaming is a real thing, maybe some mainstream support is. This ...
ESPN to stream The International, Valve's massi... [Published PC World: Techlog - Jul 17 2014]
Valve announced today that The International, the annual e-sports tournament for its blockbuster Dota 2 MOBA game , will be shown live on ESPN3—a pretty big coup, since it seemingly legitimizes e-sports as "real sports." There will also be a show ...
ESPN dips its cleats into the e-sports pool wit... [Published Ars Technica - Jul 17 2014]
On Thursday, this weekend's The International, the fourth annual Dota 2 gaming tournament hosted by the game's creators at Valve, received a giant mainstream shot in the arm in the form of an ESPN partnership. According to a Valve Software statement ...
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